Bodhgaya – Rajgir Buddhist Pilgrimage Tour (3 Nights/4 Days)

Destinations Covered in Buddhist Pigrimage Tour: Bodhgaya, Rajgir and Nalanda Mahavihar.

Overview: Experience the two most visited Buddhist Pilgrimage sites in the world with our short tour to Bodhgaya and Rajgir. Siddhartha attained enlightenment in Bodhgaya and performed his supreme miracle in Rajgir. In addition, you will travel to one of the oldest universities in the world (Nalanda).

Highlights of the tour:

  • Pilgrimage to the Mahabodhi Temple complex in Bodhgaya, the most important Buddhist pilgrimage site in the world.
  • The place of supreme miracle, where Buddha subdued the charging elephant Nalagiri (Rajgir)
  • Two UNESCO World Heritage Sites ( Bodhgaya and Nalanda)
  • One of the oldest universities in the world (Nalanda)

Itinerary:

Day Location Details Visiting
1 Delhi Arrive at Indira Gandhi International Airport. Overnight stay at hotel.  
2 Delhi to Bodhgaya Morning flight to Bodhgaya. Sightseeing tour in Bodhgaya after lunch. Overnight stay in Bodhgaya. Mahabodhi Temple, Mahabodhi Tree, the Vajrasana, SujataKuti, Pragbodhi or Dungeswari, monasteries and temples of different countries.
3 Rajgir and Nalanda Full day sightseeing at Nalanda and Rajgir. Overnight stay in Bodhgaya. Nalanda Mahavihar, Veluvana, Vulture Peak, Bimbisar Prison, JivakamravanaVihar, SoneBhandar, World Peace Stupa.
4 Return to Delhi Departure for Delhi from Bodhgaya airport after breakfast.