Buddhist India Odisha Pilgrimage Tour

Duration : 13 Nights 14 Days

Package Code: TOT-OD-017

Day 01: Delhi – Lucknow – Sravasti

On the first day of their stay, visitors depart Delhi to Lucknow and upon arriving in Lucknow the guests will meet with our representative to take part in this Buddhist pilgrimage tour. They will then be transported directly to Sravasti (170 kilometers). After arriving at Sravasti the guests will be welcomed at the hotel.

Day-02: Sravasti – Lumbini

In the morning, following breakfast at the hotel guests will go to Sahet Mahet, capital of the kingdom of Kosala, Jetvana Vihar and Buddhist temples. Then, they will depart Sravasti to travel to Lumbini which is located in Nepal which is the place where Buddha began his life. After arriving in Lumbini there, you will be admitted to the hotel and will stay for the night.

Day-03: Lumbini – Kushinagar

The morning before the Buddhist tour, India tour, participants are invited to visit The Maya Devi temple, Ashoka Pillar and Stupa and enjoy the stunning beauty of the entire site. After that arrangements are made to depart Lumbini to go to Kushinagar (161 kilometers.) in which is in which Buddha found perfect peace and harmony. When you arrive at Kushinagar then transfer to the hotel, where guests can take a rest for the night.

Day-04: Kushinagar – Varanasi

In the early morning, visitors will be able to take a trip to in the morning, guests will visit Mahaparinirvana temple as well as the Ramabhar Stupa which is the cremation site for Lord Buddha. After breakfast the arrangements are made to depart Kushinagar to travel to Varanasi (260 kilometers) and, upon arrival, you will be transferred to the hotel for the night.

Day-05: Varanasi – Bodhgaya

In the early morning during the Buddhism in India expedition, guests will go on an excursion on the river Ganges to take a look into the Bathing and Cremation Ghats. Then guests will be transported by bus to visit the Bharat Mata Temple, as well as the Banaras Hindu University. The guests will leave Varanasi to go to Bodhgaya (242 kilometers) to go to Sarnath along the route. Sarnath is often referred to for being the Buddhist city in which Buddha delivered his first sermon. Then, you will go to Sarnath’s Buddhist Temple, Stupas, Museum and the ruins. When you arrive at Bodhgaya the visitor will be transferred to the hotel , where you can unwind.

Day-06: Bodhgaya – Patna

On the first day of their visit, visitors are able to explore Bodhgaya where it is believed to be the spot where Lord Buddha gained Enlightenment in the revered Bodhi Tree. Visitors will be then taken on a visit to the Mahabodhi Temple. Then, you will depart to Patna with a visit to Rajgir and Nalanda along the way. After lunch, guests will be visiting the Gridhakuta Hill as well as the Bimbisara jail. The guests will then travel to Nalanda which is a 14-km drive. It is one of the first Universities of the World and International Centre for Buddhist Studies. When you arrive at Patna then you will be traveling to Delhi.

Day 07: Patna – Kolkata

Check into Kolkata and then embark on the city tour. Stay the night.

Day 08: departure Kolkata to continue onward

Tour can be extended Kolkata to Bhubaneswar via Indian Rail , Overnight in Train
Go on a boat trip at Ganges, and take a city tour. Return to the hotel to enjoy breakfast. After that, head towards the station to catch a train to Bhuneswar.

Day 09: Arrive in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar is the capital city in the present State and the old kingdom of Kalinga In the late afternoon, go to the Ekamra Village of Crafts and market. Stay in the hotel for the night.

Day 10: Bhubaneswar

Explore The Temple City of Bhubaneswar by visiting the Mukteswara temple and the Rajarani temple, and the Parasurameswara temple. PM: Explore the Caves in the Khandagiri as well as Udaygiri hills that house the ancient, multi-storied apartment house of those who were Jain monks. Overnight in the hotel.

Day-11: Bhubaneswar – Puri

Today, go to The Nandankanan Zoo. Then, head to Puri while on route, visit the Dhauli Ashok Edicts on the banks of the River Daya. After that, visit Pipli and the Applique craft village, and Raghurajpur, the Raghurajpur painter’s village. Check into the hotel and enjoy a relaxing time at the beach. Overnight within the resort.

Day 12: Puri

Go to in the Jagannath temple located in Puri (N. B. It is prohibited for non-Hindus to enter). After that, you can take an excursion to Konark Sun Temple. Konark Sun Temple. Later, relax on your evening at the Golden beach. Overnight at the resort.

Day-13: Puri-Chilika-Puri

Today, take an excursion for a day trip to Chilka Lake, famous for its migratory birds as well as Irrawaddy dolphins. Chilka Lake Chilka Lake in Odisha is the largest salt-water inland lake, dotted with tiny islands. Spend the night within the hotels.

Day-14: Puri – Bhubaneswar Departure

Transportation to the Airport to take you to your destination.

Tour Inclusions:
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Sravasti
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Lumbini
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Kushinagar
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Varanasi
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Bodhgaya
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Patna
  • 1 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Kolkata
  • 2 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Bhubaneswar
  • 3 Nights Hotel Accommodation on above Puri
  • 3Star Hotel Accommodation on twin sharing Basis
  • Meal Plan -Daily Breakfast and Dinner at Hotel
  • All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary by AC Car
  • Driver Allowance, Toll Tax and Parking
  • All permit fees & hotel taxes (as per itinerary)

Payment Terms :
Advance 50% payment to book your seat
100% balance payment at least 30 days before the commencement of tour
Refund policy in case of cancellation:
80% of total cost if cancelled 60 days or more before the commencement of tour
50% of total cost if cancelled 30 days to 59 days before the commencement of tour
20% of total cost if cancelled 16 days to 29 days before the commencement of tour
No refund if cancelled 15 days or lesser before the commencement of tour

Terms and Conditions

  1. The above rates are based on minimum 2 persons travelling together.
  2. Child below 12 years can share the bed with the parents with an extra cost.
  3. Airfares may change without any notice at any time during the validity of the package.
  4. Rates are subject to change based on availability and date of travel (Peak season/ Conference/ Holiday period surcharges would apply)
  5. Weekend surcharge may be applicable if any.
  6. Hotel check in time is 1200 hours, check out time is 1100 hours. Early check in / late checks out is subject to availability of rooms.
  7. Surcharge may applicable if travel in weekends.
  8. Cancellation charges would apply as per company policy.