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Nepal Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour

Trip Overview

Nepal in the lap of Himalayas has always been a sacred center for spiritual practices. Gautam Buddha, the one who founded Buddhism all over the World was born in Lumbini, Nepal. Nepal is famous for various Pilgrimage tours and cultural tours. Specially designed for those travelers who want to know the various aspects of Buddhism and for those who want to get full information from the beginning to date. Nepal Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour offers the Buddhist monasteries of Kathmandu valley along with the birthplace of Lord Buddha Lumbini which is also listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

Nepal Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour starts from sightseeing at Buddhist stupas of Kathmandu valley. The main Buddhist stupas of Kathmandu Valley are Swayambhunath and Boudhanath which are also listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Swayambhunath is one of the oldest Buddhist stupas located at the top of the hill and Boudhanath is the largest Buddhist Stupa of Nepal. Along with these, Kopan Monastery, Namobuddha stupa, and Pharping Monastery are other main Buddhism pilgrimages having their own importance. The main highlight of Nepal Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour is Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. Buddhism is followed all over the World. Many countries like Myanmar, Korea, Thailand, Srilanka, etc. have built a monastery in Lumbini as gratitude to Gautam Buddha. Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour gives you an opportunity to deepen your own spirituality, and to increase the feelings of peace and harmony. 

At the end of Nepal Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour, you will feel the peace and harmony and the ability to control your emotions. You will explore the culture and tradition of Buddhist people and Buddhism. A visit to a Buddhist Pilgrimage site will provide you an unforgettable memory for a lifetime. We, Moonline Tours P. Ltd welcomes you to join our Nepal Buddhism Pilgrimage Tour of 7 days and make your pilgrimage tour memorable with us!!!


  • Swayambhunath and Boudhanath.
  • Kopan Monastery.
  • Namobuddha Stupa/ Pharping Monastery
  • Lumbini; the birthplace of Gautam Buddha.
  • Fly from and to Kathmandu.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu meets and greet our representative from Moonline Tours P. Ltd and transfer to the hotel. Check-in at the hotel. If you have free time, roam around the streets of Kathmandu valley.

Overnight at Kathmandu.

Guided sightseeing tour at the Buddhism pilgrimage sites of Kathmandu valley. Also listed as World Heritage Sites by UNESCO, Swayambhunath, and Boudhanath are two main Buddhist pilgrimage sites. Swayambhunath is one of the oldest stupas located at the top of the hill. The complex consists of a stupa, many shrines, and a temple having the painting of eye in the Stupa in all four directions. Swayambhunath is the most sacred pilgrimage site of Tibetan and Buddhists.

Boudhanath is also a famous Buddhist pilgrimage site of Kathmandu valley. Boudhanath is the largest octagonal Buddhist stupa in the world and is popular for its huge size. You can observe many Tibetan and Buddhist monks praying at Boudhanath.

Another Buddhist pilgrimage site is Kopan Monastery, the famous Buddhist teaching center. Kopan monastery, located at the outskirts of Boudhanath is one of the famous Buddhist sites for meditation and learning Buddhist culture and practices. Roam around the small monasteries of Kathmandu in the evening. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Drive to Namobuddha, 40km southeast of Kathmandu, built on the bones and hairs of Prince Mahasattva. Explore around the monasteries and stupas of Namobuddha including the den of the tigress, Namobuddha stupa, and Thrangu Tashi Yangtse monastery. After spending some more time, drive to Pharping Monastery which lies in the Pharping district. There are 3 monasteries in Pharping and they are Neydo Tashi Choling Monastery; a large monastery with 200 monks residing,  Palyul Samten Osel Ling; a school of Tibetian Buddhism and Tengchen Leksheyling Retreat Centre; a center for practicing traditional three years, three months, and three days meditation retreat. Explore around these monasteries and return back to Kathmandu.

Overnight at Kathmandu.

Take an early morning flight from Kathmandu to Bhairahawa. Upon arrival at Bhairahawa, drive to Lumbini. Check-in at the hotel. As you are at a lower altitude, you may feel hot. Explore the international monasteries in Lumbini built by different countries including India, Srilanka, Korea, Myanmar, Thailand, etc. Feel the peace observing the monasteries of Gautam Buddha.

Overnight at Lumbini.

Guided sightseeing tour at Lumbini in the morning. Full day explore around the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, Birthstone, Ashoka Pillar, Mayadevi temple, Holy pond, etc. Visit the Lumbini museum, and Maya Devi garden and many more. Remaining day free for self-relaxation and pleasure. Spend some more time observing around Lumbini and return to the hotel.

Overnight at Lumbini.

From Lumbini, drive to Bhairahawa airport and fly to Kathmandu. Observe the terraced farmlands, dense forest and Himalayan ranges from the flight. Upon arrival at Kathmandu, transfer to your respected hotel. Check-in at the hotel. Free day for self-relaxation and shopping around Thamel.

Overnight at Kathmandu.

Free till departure. Our representatives will drop you at Tribhuvan International Airport 3 hours prior to your departure time/schedule to board your onward journey.

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