Arrival in Kathmandu international airport (1300m)
Once you arrive in Kathmandu airport, our representative member will meet you and transferred to the selected hotel by private vehicle. At evening you will enjoy welcome dinner with Nepali cuisine. Overnight at Hotel.(Meal Included: Dinner)
Visit to Namobudha & Kapan monastery.
After taking breakfast, we will drive to Dhulikhel. It lies just 35 km from east of Kathmandu. Buddhist called Namobudha “Tagmologin”, the famous Buddhist spot where Lord Buddha sacrificed his body to hungry Tigress and its cubs. After visiting Namobuddha we will move towards to Kapan monastery which lies at kapan Hill. Kapan monastery is a main place for Buddhist study, meditation, retreat and practice. Kapan is situated on the boundary of Kathmandu, near Boudhanath. It is about 16km from the city, and 6km from the airport. Kapan monastery follows Gelug tradition of Tibetan Mahayana Buddhism under the guidance of Lama Zopa Rinpoche. In kapan monastery there is also a nunnery nearby the main monastery, known as the Khachoe Ghakyil Ling Nunnery, home to about 400 nuns. overnight at Kapan monastery guesthouse. (Meal Included: Breakfast)
Sightseeing in Swoyambhunath and Boudhanath stupa.
We drive to Boudhanath stupa in the morning, which is one of the biggest stupas in the world and an important Buddhist pilgrimage. The area of Boudhanath is also famous for over 50 Tibetan Gompas or Monasteries. Boudhanath stupa was design with hundreds of prayer wheels and the 108 images of the Boudha set into the niches around the huge structure. After sightseeing of Boudhanath we will proceed towards to Swoyambhunath, which is one of the aged Buddhist monuments in the world. Swoyambhunath is known as a “monkey temple” large numbers of monkey are there. Swoyambhunath is famous for Buddhist pilgrimage. Overnight at Hotel. (Meal Included: Breakfast)
Kathmandu to Pokhara, 6-7 hours drive.
After breakfast, we will drive to Pokhara by tourist bus. 7 hours drive enjoying with elegant green hills, rivers, terraces, forests, human settlements and wonderful landscapes. Finally we will reach to Pokhara. .(Meal Included: Breakfast)
Visit to world peace stupa and Tibetan refugee camp.
After breakfast, we will visit some of prominent Buddhist monuments of Pokhara. We will visit world peace stupa which was built by a Japanese organization above the Fewa Lake. This place also offers the scenic views of the green hills, Fewa Lake and we can view of Pokhara valley also. After visiting of world peace stupa we will drive to Hyanhja to visit Tibetan refugee camp which lies at Hyanhja, the location for Tibetan refugee camp who fled Tibet after the Cultural Revolution in China. Visiting Tibetan refugee camp we will return back to Pokhara . Overnight at Hotel. (Meal Included: Breakfast)
Pokhara to Lumbini, 6-7 hours drive.
After breakfast, we will drive to Lumbini which takes 6-7 hours from Pokhara. Upon reaching Lumbini we will shift to hotel and explore around to see the local lifestyle. Overnight at Hotel. (Meal Included: Breakfast)
Explore to Lumbini.
Lumbini is one of the world’s major religious. It is the traditional birthplace of Lord Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. Lord Buddha was born in the 6th century B.C. According to Buddhist tradition, Maya Devi gave birth to Lord Buddha. In Lumbini first of all we will visit the Mayadevi temple which is built on the exact place where Buddha was born. And we will visit Ashoka pillar which is close to Mayadevi temple. We also visit museum and peace pagoda and many more monasteries made by many countries. Overnight at Hotel. (Meal Included: Breakfast)
Lumbini to Kathmandu , 7-8 hours drive.
After visiting Lumbini we will head back to Kathmandu. It is about 300 kilometers journey from Lumbini to Kathmandu. The journey would take 7-8 hours. Traveling around 7-8 hours we will arrive in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to your hotel. Today is your last day to stay in Nepal so we are offering you a farewell dinner at Traditional Nepalese restaurant. Overnight at Hotel. (Meal Included: Breakfast, & Dinner)
Ending of our Buddhist culture tour it time to say goodbye to the birthplace of Buddha. We hope you enjoyed the tour with us. Hoping to see you again we will transfer you to the airport 3 hours before your scheduled flight. (Meal Included: Breakfast)