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Buddhist Circuit Tour Nepal

    Buddhist Circuit Tour will include many of the primal Buddhist heritage sites like the Boudhanath, Lumbini (birthplace of Lord Buddha), and Swayambhunath, kushinagar,and  bodhgaya. This is a tour for spiritually leaning and those who are seeking a spiritual meaning. This spiritually heartening journey is not only across different lands and heritage sites, but also across different level of perception.


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    This tour takes you to the most sacred Buddhist sites in Nepal, including Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, and Kapilvastu, his childhood home. You will also visit Swayambhunath, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Pharping, home to a cave where Padmasambhava is said to have achieved enlightenment.

    This is a spiritual journey that will immerse you in the history and culture of Buddhism. You will have the opportunity to learn about the Buddhist faith, meditate, and participate in pujas and ceremonies.

    The tour is 10 days long and includes transportation, accommodation, meals, and entrance fees. Contact Day Tours Nepal for more information and to book your tour today.

      Join us on a tour of the Kathmandu Valley's Buddhist heritage sites. With an English-speaking guide, you'll explore the rich history and culture of Nepal.

      • On request, we will provide Spanish, German, Chinese, Japanese, and other language-speaking guides too. 

      We'll visit Swayambhunath Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, also known as the Monkey Temple. It's perched on a hilltop overlooking the city and offers stunning views of the Kathmandu Valley.

      Next, we'll go to Boudhanath Stupa, the largest stupa in Nepal. It's a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites in the world.

      Finally, we'll visit Kapan Monastery, a Buddhist meditation center founded by Zopa Rinpoche. The monastery offers a variety of programs for both monks and laypeople. This is a great opportunity to learn about the Buddhist faith and experience Nepali culture.

        A Must-Visit Destination for Buddhist Art and Culture - Patan

        Patan is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the three ancient cities of the Kathmandu Valley. It is known for its beautiful Buddhist art and culture, including its many stupas, monasteries, and temples.

        Patan is also a major center for the production of Buddhist art, including statues, paintings, and jewelry. The city's artisans have been practicing their craft for centuries, and their work is exported all over the world.

        One of the most important Buddhist sites in Kathmandu is the Pharping Monastery. The monastery is home to the Padmasambhava cave, where the legendary Buddhist teacher Padmasambhava is said to have meditated and attained enlightenment.

        The cave is a popular pilgrimage site for Buddhists from all over the world. It is also a sacred place for Hindus, who believe that the cave is the home of the goddess Durga.

        Buddhist art and culture, Patan is a must-visit destination. The city is home to a wealth of Buddhist heritage, and its artisans are still practicing their traditional crafts today.

          Morning: After breakfast, we will drive to Namo Buddha, a sacred Buddhist site located about 25 kilometers east of Kathmandu. We will stop at Bhaktapur Durbar Square on the way, where we can explore the ancient city's temples, palaces, and courtyards.

          Afternoon: In Namo Buddha, we will visit the monastery and the sacred stupa that is said to enshrine the remains of the bodhisattva Manjushri. We will also have the opportunity to walk through the surrounding countryside and enjoy the stunning views of the Himalayas.

          Evening: We will stay overnight at the Namo Buddha Monastery, where we will eat dinner with the monks.

          Another UNESCO World Heritage Site in the Kathmandu Valley is Bhaktapur Durbar Square. Its well-preserved temples, palaces, and courtyards are well-known. The square is a renowned tourist attraction and a must-see for anybody interested in Nepalese history and culture.

          Namo Buddha is one of Nepal's most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites. It is said that the bodhisattva Manjushri acquired enlightenment here. Namo Buddha Monastery is a stunning example of traditional Nepalese architecture. It is bordered by beautiful green hills and provides breathtaking views of the Himalayas.


          • Max. Altitude: 1750 M
          • You will visit: Bhaktapur - Namo Buddha

          After breakfast with the monks, we will drive to Lumbini, the birthplace of the Lord Buddha. It takes around 9 hours to reach Lumbini following the Prithivi Highway and East-West Highway from Narayanghat. The sunrise and Himalayan ranges are beautiful from Namo Buddha, so it is best to wake up early in the morning, even the monks will start chanting and praying there.

          Lumbini is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in the Terai area of Nepal's southwest. It is one of the most important pilgrimage destinations in the Buddhist world since it is thought to be the location of the Buddha's birth.

          Lumbini's primary attraction is the Maya Devi Temple, which is supposed to be where the Buddha was born. The temple is a lovely white building with a golden roof. Lumbini also has several more temples and monasteries, as well as a sacred pond.

          Every year, thousands of people visit Lumbini to pay their respects to the Buddha and learn about his teachings. Lumbini has a quiet and serene atmosphere, and it is a popular tourist destination.

          • Max. Altitude: 150 M
          • You will visit: Lumbini

          We will spend our day exploring the archaeological remains of Lumbini, including the Sacred Garden, the Maya Devi Temple, and the Puskarni Pond. We will also visit some of the other 62 archaeological sites in the area, each of which holds important insights into the life and times of the Buddha.

          • Max. Altitude: 150 M

          We will drive to Pokhara, which takes about 6-7 hours via Palpa. The scenery and photo opportunities along the way are simply stunning. As we travel through the mountainous terrain, we often see farmlands that are terraced up or down the lush green mountainsides.

          Pokhara is not a Buddhist site, but we are adding it to our itinerary because it is a great spot to observe the Annapurna Himalayan views. The views from Pokhara are simply breathtaking, and they are a must-see for any visitor to Nepal.

          In addition to the views, Pokhara also has a lot to offer in terms of activities. You can go hiking, biking, whitewater rafting, or just relax on one of the many lakes. There are also a number of Buddhist monasteries and temples in Pokhara, so you can still get a taste of Buddhist culture even if you're not visiting a major pilgrimage site.

          • Max. Altitude: 850 M
          • You will visit: Pokhara

          Pokhara is a popular destination for thrill seekers, as it is the gateway to the Annapurna Himalayas. But it is also a great place to relax and enjoy the peace and beauty of the surrounding mountains.

          Our Tour starts with the sunrise from Sarangkot. In the afternoon we will visit Davis Fall, Caves, Boating in Fewa Lake, and the World Peace Pagoda. 

          One of the best places to do this is World Peace Pagoda, a Buddhist stupa located on a hilltop overlooking Phewa Lake. The pagoda is a beautiful example of Buddhist architecture, and it offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains.

          The pagoda is also a symbol of peace and harmony, and it is a great place to reflect on the teachings of Buddha.

          • Max. Altitude: 850 M
          • You will visit: Pokhara

          Morning: After breakfast, we will drive back to Kathmandu. The drive is quite scenic, and we will have the opportunity to see some of the beautiful countryside along the way.

          Afternoon: Upon arrival in Kathmandu, we will transfer to your hotel. This is the last night of the tour.

          Evening: You can spend the evening doing some last-minute shopping or exploring Thamel, a vibrant neighborhood known for its bars, restaurants, and shops.

          • Max. Altitude: 1350 M
          • You will visit: Kathmandu

          We will transfer to the International Airport in Kathmandu on your flight schedule. 

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