Processing Processing, Please Wait...
   
Processing Processing, Please Wait...

Golden triangle tour with Varanasi Bodhgaya and Lumbini

QUICK INFO

Location
varanasi and Bodhgaya
Departure
varanasi and Bodhgaya
Duration
15 Days / 14 Nights
INR 55000
Starts From INR
46990
Per Adult

Golden triangle tour - Delhi - Jaipur and Agra is very important since it covers major destinations and monuments like Tajmahal, Red Fort, Amber fort and other important buildings. Apart from that, People from Far east countries can add buddhist travel itinerary to their program. Since these cities give major introduction in Buddha's life like Lumbini which is birth place of Buddha, Bodhgaya where Budhha got enlightenment, Sarnath where Budhha delivered his first sermon, Kushinagar - where budha got Mahaparinirwana. Thus this sector becomes very important for Buddhist people, and it is very intersting tour itinerary for all looking for buddhist pilgrimage tour in India

 

 

 

Day 1 : Arrival at Delhi and hotel transfer
Arrival at Delhi Indira gandhi International Airport and transfer to the hotel. Delhi is capital of India, and a conglomerate of aboud 15 million people, who come from all parts of India. There are several colleges, industries and markets, which remain main source of Employment. It is a city which is mix of culture and modernity. Its major attractions are medieval period monuments like Qutub Minar, Humayun's tomb, Purana Quila, Safdarjung Tomb, gurudwara Bangla Sahib, Red Fort, Chandni chowk, and connought Place.

Day 2 : Delhi - Siteseen tour
Visit of Delhi - Start from Bangla sahib which is a major sikh Gurudwara in Delhi and it is worth visiting specially in mornings and evenings. Its langar is worth visiting where thousands of people take free food service. All the people engaged are volunteers, and the hymns of Guruvani in morning will pacify your heart. Continue towards Chandni chowk, which is part of Old city and a grand avenue in front of Red Fort. This area is also known as Shahjahanabad, since most of the monuments are constructed during period of Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan. Visit of Jama mosque, which is one of the largest mosque in the country and about 25000 people can offer prayers in its courtyard. After lunch, visit of Humayun's Tomb which is also very important monument and world heritage site. Visit of Connought place which is modern Delhi or Lutyens Delhi. One can visit its high street shops and have taste of local foods, since there are several restaurants serving world class cuisines.

Day 3 : Delhi- Jaipur
This day, we move towards, Rajasthan, and to Jaipur, which is capital city also known as Pink city. We enter the Jaipur city via small hillock and cross Amber fort. Jaipur city is very famous among tourists, since it has several monuments and markets which keeps the visitor spellbound. Major monuments include Amber fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh fort, City palace, Jantar Mantar Astronomical observatory, Hawamahal, Jal Mahal , and several other monuments. Its old city markets are very popular and recently, old city of Jaipur was declared UNESCO's world heritage site.

Day 4 : Jaipur - visit of the city
Visit of Jaipur which is main tourist destination in Rajasthan. This City is also known as Pink City, since all the old city is painted into Rosy Pink color. The city was first of all painted to welcome the Prince of England in 19th century. Since then, it has remained the color of the city. All the facades, walls and monuments of the Old city are in Pink color. Stop at Hawamahal which is important Photo Point, and continue towards Amber fort crossing the hill. Amber is a 15th century fortress constructed during the reign of Maharaja ManSingh. Still one can experience Elephant ride in this majestic fort. Visit of Shish Mahal, Baradari and other corners of the palace. Return to Jaipur city and visit of City palace and Jantar Mantar Astronomical observatory.

Day 5 : Jaipur- Fatehpur sikri - Agra
Today we move towards Agra, which was former capital of Mughal Empire. On the way to Agra, visit of Fatehpur sikri, which is an important monument and world heritage site. Visit of Buland Darwaja, which is mighty gateway constructed by Emperor Akbar on his victory of Malwa and Gujarat. Continue towards Agra, and check in to hotel. Visit of Red Fort of Agra which is also a very important heritage site of Agra. Agra is known for its marble artifacts and each corner of city is full of small shops selling replicas of Taj Mahal.

Day 6 : Agra - Varanasi - ( NIGHT TRAIN )
Visit of Taj Mahal - an architectural marvel, a dream of an emperor, a story in the marble, representation of love of EMPEROR SHAH JAHAN towards his beloved queen MUMTAJ MAHAL. It is not just a building, it shows the might and strength of Mughal empire. Visit of Taj Mahal and then visit of other monuments like Itmad - daula - also known as Baby Taj. Then free time to explore Agra city and evening transfer to Railway station for Train to Varanasi.

Day 7 : Varanasi
Arrival at Varansi Railway station - The City of Varanasi is one of the most ancient cities of the world. Even in scriptures which are more than 5000 years old, we find mention of Varanasi or Kashi City. It was even there in the period of King Vikramditya time. Transfer to Hotel, and then visit of Sarnath - a sacred place for buddhists, since Budha gave first sermon to his five disciples in Sarnath. Visit of Sarnath temple and museum and return to Varansi. After city tour, visit of ghats of varanasi. Visit of Manikarnika , Dashashvamedha and other ghats and evening ceremony of Ganges prayer.

Day 8 : Varanasi - Bodhgaya
Early morning Boating in Ganges river to see the pilgrims taking bath, offering prayer to mighty ganges river which is lifeline of North India. After breakfast, we move towards Bodhgaya, which is about 200 kms from Varanasi. Check in to hotel, and then visit of Bodhgaya - a very important place in Buddhist religion, since it is the place where Sidhartha got enlightenment, and he became the buddha or the wiser one. Visit of several temples constructed by Japan, China, and other countries.

Day 9 : Bodhgaya - Nalanda - Rajgir - Bodhgaya
Visit of Nalanda and Rajgir which are also very important centres of Buddhist heritge in India. Visit of Rajgir which is important city since Buddha passed an important part of his life in Rajgir. It is the place where first Buddhist council was held after the Nirwana of Buddha. Nalanda got attention during Gupta period, since it was a major centre for learning for Buddhist studies. It was founded in 5th Century and was as well known for study of temple architecture, Medicine, Ayurveda etc.

Day 10 : Bodhgaya - Vaishali - Kushinagar
Today , we visit Vaishali which is important in buddhist culture, since Buddha delivered his last serom in Vaishali and announced his Nirwana. We continue towards Kushinagar, where Buddha attained Nirwana. Visit of Mahanirwana temple and Buddhist Centers of Japan and Sri Lanka.

Day 11 : Kushinagar - Lumbini
Visit of LUMBINI, which is birth place of Lord Budhha. Visit of Mayadevi temple, Buddhist monasteries, and Pushkarini lake. It is also very important since it is UNESCO's world heritage site. Visit of Ashoka pillar which is also very important according to Buddhist scriptures.

Day 12 : Lumbini - Kapilvastu - Sravasti
Morning after breakfast, visit of Ashoka pillar (249 BC), Mayadevi temple. Afternoon road to Sravasti, visit of Jetavana Monastery then arrival at Sravasti, - night in hotel in Sravasti

Day 13 : Sravasti - Lucknow
After breakfast, City tour of Sravasti and then road towards Lucknow. on arrival, Check-in at the hotel and night in Lucknow.

Day 14 : Lucknow
LUCKNOW is capital of Uttar Pradesh state and is known as city of Nawabs. It is well known for its Awadhi cuisine and its Gilavati Kebabs are world famous. One has to take walk towards old corners of the city, to taste the delicacy of mutton. It has some marvelous buildings like Bara Imambara, Chota imambara and residency ruins, since the buildings were destroyed during great mutiny of 1857.

Day 15 : Departure Delhi
Departure/transfer to International Airport to take fligh for onward destination.

Airport transfers and siteseen in AC coach / Private car 

Welcome by VERMIGO TRAVEL TOUR REPRESANTATIVE 

Deluxe room with breakfast 

Assitance on arrivals / Departures 

×
Contact Us
 
Name
Email-id
Phone No.
Message