Lumbini is the birth place of Siddhartha Gautam (563 BC) one of the most revered figures, better known as the Buddha. You can see the exact spot of the Buddhas birth under a Bodhi tree in the Maya Devi Temple as well as the adjoining scared garden. The sandstone Ashoka Pillar lies in front of the temple.
Added to this will be a blitz into Nepals exotic wildlife at the Chitwan National park. You will get to see the massive one-horned rhino, light-footed deer, an elephant breeding centre and the elusive tiger napping in the shade. A drive down a flat land with greenery on either side of the road takes you to Chitwan, a place known for conservation of wild life in their natural habitat.Taking the jungle safari tour in Chitwan national park youll see the one-horned rhinos, deer, monkeys and a great many species of birds, some of them that are very rare. Apart from those, if luck favours you, you can see wild elephants, sloth bears, leopards and royal Bengal tiger.
Lumbini has a number of temples, including the Mayadevi Temple and several others which are still under construction. Many monuments, monasteries and a museum the Lumbini International Research Institute are also located within the holy site. Also located there is the Puskarini or Holy Pond where the Buddha's mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth and where he, too, had his first bath. At other sites near Lumbini, earlier Buddhas were, according to tradition, born, achieved ultimate Enlightenment and finally relinquished their earthly forms.
Lumbini was granted World Heritage status by UNESCO in 1997.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 01 :Kathmandu Arrival:
Arival in Kathamndu Transfer to hotel
Day 02 :Kathmandu Valley City Tour
Sightseeing of Kathmandu valley, preparation for trek.
Day 03 :Fly to Lumbini
Morning Fligh to Lumbini Bhairawha Airport
Day 04 :Lumbini Sightseen
Gautam Buddha Birth place and other sightseen
Day 05 :Depart home
Fly your own Destination