Duration : 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination : Varanasi -Lumbini – Pokhra – Kathmandu
Day 01 : Arrival Varanasi
Upon arrival in Varanasi, our representatives will assist to transfer you to the hotel, enjoy sightseeing tour of Varanasi. The tour covers Temples Lord Vishwanath Temple, Sankat Mochan Temple, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir , one of the biggest universities of India (Banaras Hindu University). In the evening, view “Aarati” ceremony on the Ghats (By boat visit All major Ghats) & Shopping. Overnight stay at the hotel Varanasi.
Day 02 : Varanasi local sightseeing
You’ll be embarking on an excursion to Sarnath, one of the holiest places for Buddhists. It is where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon. Visit here Dhamek Stupa, a 34-metre high monument.Overnight stay at the hotel Varanasi.
Day 03 : Varanasi – Gorakhpur – Lumbini
In morning drive to Lumbini. Rest of the day is at leisure on your own. Overnight in Lumbini.
Day 04 : Lumbini – Pokhara
In morning drive to Pokhara. Rest of the day is at leisure on your own. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 05 : Pokhara
In morning visit Bindabasini Temple. Later sightseeing tour of Pokhara city including Devi’s falls, Gupteswor Cave, Seti River Gorge, Bindhyaabasini temple & Barahi devi temple(located in fewa lake, optional boat trip). also you can enjoying boating in fewa lake. In the evening enjoy leisurely walk around the fewa lake and lake side. Pokhara is famous among foreign nationals for its naturality. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 06 : Pokhara – Kathmandu
After breakfast drive to Kathmandu. On the way visit Manokamana devi temple by Cable car(Optional). Evening on leisure for shopping. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 07 : Kathmandu
Early Morning Mount Everest Flight (Optional). After having breakfast sightseeing tours of Kathmandu city including Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, Boudhanath Stupa & Budhanilakantha (Sleeping Vishnu), durbar square. Evening free for shopping. Overnight inKathmandu.
Day 08 : Kathmandu – Dep. Gorakhpur / Varanasi
In morning start return journey to Gorakhpur / Varanasi with amazing tour experience.
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Varanasi : – Known as India’s most sacred city, Varanasi is situated on the western bank of the holy river Ganga. It is also the oldest living city in the world. As a place for devotion and worship, with hundreds of temples dotting the city, sunrise on the river front as seen from a boat can be a spiritually uplifting sight. It has a fascination uniquely its own, a quality of sublime beauty, a timeless eternal appeal.
Morning boat ride at the dawn followed by old city walk: Boating in the Ganges during the sun rise in Varanasi is main attraction. We can observe here the Hindu’s way of life on the bank of the river Ganges (Ghats).
Varanasi presents a unique combination of physical, metaphysical and supernatural elements. According to the Hindu mythology, Varanasi liberates soul from human body to the ultimate. It is the Ganga Ghats of Varanasi that complement the concept of divinity. The Ganga Ghats at Varanasi are full of pilgrims who flock to the place to take a dip in the holy Ganges, which is believed to absolve one from all sins.
There are number of temples on the bank of the Ganga River in Varanasi. It is at the Ganga Ghats where we see life and death together. There are numbers of Ghat alongside Ganga in Varanasi. Some of the prominent and popular Ghats at Varanasi are the Dasaswamedh Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Harischandra Ghat &Kedar Ghat
After boat ride a small walk in to the oldest part of Varanasi which is famous for its narrow street.
Sarnath : Sarnath in Varanasi, is the place where Buddha chose to deliver his first sermon. It makes Sarnath one of the most venerated Buddhist places. Besides Buddhism, Sarnath is also connected with Jainism.
There are many Buddhist monuments and edifices at Sarnath. Some of the important Buddhist monuments at Sarnath are the Dhamekha stupa, the Dharmarajika stupa & the Chaukhandi stupa and monasteries and temples of different schools of Buddhism from Japan, China, Thailand, Burma and others. The Indian Buddhist society called Mahabodhi Society maintains a park around the Buddha temple. The Mahabodhi Temple within the park has a tooth relic of the Buddha.
There is also a vast expanse of ancient ruins at Sarnath. Several Buddhist structures were raised at Sarnath between the 3rd century BC and the 11th century AD, and today it presents the most precious ruins amongst places on the Buddhist trail. The Lion Capital of Ashoka pillar at Sarnath is the National emblem of India, which is displayed in the archaeological museum in Sarnath.
Evening Aarti : Aarti, also spelled arathi, is a Hindu ritual, in which light is offered to one or more deities. Aartis also refer to the songs sung in praise of the deity, when offering of lamps is being offered.
Hindus in India worship the river Ganges as goddess. Every evening in Varanasi, aarti is performed at the Dashashwamedh ghat. We can watch it from the ghat or from the waterside in a boat. It is a beautiful, resonant, and majestic spectacle with a very precise choreography involving rituals performed by several priests with the sound of bells, drums, cymbals, and Sanskrit mantras. The river is also worshiped with flower petals.
– Cost as per Mentioned Itinerary only.
– Commercial vehicle which Includes all Tax, Toll tax, Parking, Driver night charges
– Pickup and Drop to/from Railway station/Airport
– Hotel as per selected above with CP plan (Twin sharing room with Complimentary Breakfast @ hotel).
– One Boat ride for about 45 min which covers all major Ghats of Varanasi ( At time of morning sun rise)
– Please brief to guest that vehicle will not be at disposal it will be available to guest as per itinerary only (point to point basis).
Noted : Nepal sightseeing hire local Nepali car (As per Nepal Govt.).
– Any Kind of personal Personal Expenses.
– Any Entrance Ticket (Monument & Museum ).
– Any Train/Flight Ticket.
– Gst extra (Service tax as actual).
– Any adventure activity Paragliding /Snow Skating /Horse riding/ River Rafting etc.
– Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Prices included”.
– Room Heater Charges
– Tips, Insurance, Laundry, Phone Calls.
– Extra Meals & Any Kind of Drinks (Alcoholic, Mineral, Aerated)