Start in Mumbai and end in New Delhi! With the sightseeing tour Buddha On Sight, you have a 15 day tour package taking you through Mumbai, India and 10 other destinations in Asia. Buddha On Sight includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, transport and more.
Upon your arrival at Mumbai International airport, you will be met by our office airport representative. After a warm welcome at the airport, you will be driven to your pre-booked hotel and our representative will assist you in check-in formalities. Enjoy an overnight stay at the hotel.Start point Pick-up from arrival hall, Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Western Express Hwy, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Today after breakfast proceeds to visit Elephant Caves are located one and one-half hours (by boat) out of Mumbai on Elephanta Island in the Sea of Oman. The site of these magnificent caves contained beautiful reliefs, sculptures, and a temple to the Hindu god Lord Shiva. Later proceed for the guided sightseeing of Bombay including Gateway of India, the Towers of Silence, Marine Drive, the Colaba Causeway Dhobi Ghat, the unique and colorful outdoor laundry. Drive up to the Malabar Hill to the lovely Hanging Garden, Mani Bhawan, a small museum dedicated to the life and works of Mahatma Gandhi, and the bustling Crawford Market. Overnight at the hotel.
In and around AurangabadToday after breakfast at the hotel. Check out and transfer to the airport to catch the flight for Aurangabad. On arrival, our representative will meet and assist you at the airport. Later transfer and check into the hotel. Later excursion tour to Ellora Caves - The Ellora Caves are as old as 300 years. At first sight, the Ellora appears to the visitors as an asymmetrical ridge of rock, emerging vertically from the ground.
In and around BhopalToday after breakfast excursion tour to Ajanta Caves - These caves are regarded as a world heritage site and were carved out from the 2nd century BC to 6th century AD. The sculptures and paintings in the caves detail the Buddhas life as well as the lives of the Buddha in his previous births, as related in the allegorical Jataka tales.? After lunch, on-time transfer to the railway station to board the train to Bhopal. On arrival, our representative will meet and assist you at the railway station. Later transfer and check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Today after breakfast we will proceed to Sanchi for the sightseeing tour of Sanchi Stupa witness- the unique and perfectly well-preserved stupas, it is also offering the visitor a chance to see, in one location, the genesis, flowering, and decay of Buddhist art and architecture during a period of about 1500 years - almost covering the entire range of Indian Buddhism. Later transfer to the railway station to board the train to Agra. On arrival, transfer and check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
Today after breakfast at the hotel we will proceed to legendary Taj Mahal ? A poetry in marble and a symbol of eternal love and one of the Wonders of the World. Later, visit the Agra Fort, standing testimony in red sandstone to the story of the Great Mughals. In the evening check out and transfer to the railway station to board the train for Varanasi. Overnight on board.
Today on arrival at Varanasi railway station. Transfer and check into the hotel. After breakfast and refresh excursion tour to Sarnath - a place where Buddha preached his first lessons on Nirvana. Tour the museum with its interesting collection of Buddhist artifacts. Evening view "Aarti" ceremony on the Ghats. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Early morning after cup of tea and biscuits early morning boat ride at river Ganges to view sunrise and Indian rituals. Later breakfast and check out from the hotel. And drive to Bodhgaya - the place of the Buddhas Enlightenment, Bodhgaya is the spiritual home of Buddhists. On arrival check-in at hotel and overnight in Bodhgaya. Overnight at the hotel.
Today after breakfast at the hotel proceed for the guided sightseeing including Maha Bodhi Temple and Bodhi Tree, the Chinese Temple, Niranjana River, and Sujata Temple. Overnight at the hotel.
Today after breakfast at the hotel proceed to Patna via Rajgir and Nalanda. En-route visit Gridhakuta Hill and Bimbisara Jail in Rajgir. Proceed to Nalanda - was the most renowned university in ancient India. Established in the 5th century B.C. it remained a live center of learning till the 12th century A.D. On arrival at Patna, check into the hotel. Overnight at the hotel.
In and around KushinagarToday after breakfast drive to Kushinagar. On arrival check into the hotel. In the evening proceed for guided sightseeing including Rambhar Stupa - which marks Lord Buddhas cremation ground. , Mahaparinirvana Temple - which houses the recumbent figure of Lord Buddha. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Today after breakfast at the hotel we will proceed to Lumbini. On arrival Lunch at hotel in evening sightseeing of birthplace of Lord Buddha and transfer to hotel overnight.
Today after breakfast at the hotel proceed to Sravasti via Kapilavastu in India side proceed to Sravasti on arrival lunch and free at leisure for relaxing and overnight at the hotel.
Today Morning Breakfast at hotel and we will proceed to visit Sahet Mahet, the capital of the ancient kingdom of Kosla, Jetawana Gardens Buddhist temples. After sightseeing proceeds to Lucknow for connection train to Delhi. On arrival at the railway station, our representative will meet and assist you. Transfer to hotel and overnight.
Today after breakfast at the hotel, on time transfer to the airport for flight to home.End point Drop at Delhi international airport, Indira Gandhi International Airport, Airport Rd., New Delhi, Delhi, India