A trip is a memory for the lifetime. Thus, it becomes important that one chooses each detail related to the trip with care.
If it’s for a spiritual holiday you are heading to, you should consider going to the vivacious and lively Golden Triangle of India and take a trip around most famous places of the country. This special trip is one of the most incomparable trips in India which unfurls the affluence of India. Beginning from Delhi, the tour travels towards Lucknow, proceeds to Sravasti and various uniquely tempting places in India that no visitor feels like visiting again and again.
The splendor, aura, and grandiosity of the places in this tour is perfect to make it a perfect vacation to cherish it for a lifetime.
Day 1 – Arrival at the Country’s capital city: Delhi
Cherishing the memories of the trip will start from the beginning of the trip. On reaching Delhi, the representatives of the trip will extend their hospitality by offering you with an open hand and then, we will spend the night stay at the hotel.
One of the most renowned tourist places in India is Delhi. The never-sleeping city of Delhi offers you an opportunity to experience the architectural, cultural and ancient heritage. Make the most of your holidays in this golden tour to the bustling bazaars and monuments to the sights of the magnificent but passé towns and royal buildings and exquisite Havelis or palaces, our package is fully customized to cater to the needs of every traveler.
Delhi has one of the finest cultures in the world. It is free-willed as well as heavily influenced by its long history. With about 1200 recognized heritage sites and 175 monuments, the place is a national treasure.
We will then be driven to Baby Taj or the Tomb of Itimad-Ud-Daulah is a mausoleum commissioned by Mumtaz Mahal. This is our first halt for the day. This mausoleum is considered as a draft of the Taj Mahal. We continue sightseeing in Delhi. Before lunch, we will see places around Old Delhi. In spite of being extremely crowded, the city has these dilapidated palaces, mansions and mausoleums are treasures. It is like the heart of the urban Delhi and is well-preserved.
And after a heavy appetite (lunch), we will then proceed to see the tourist attractions of New Delhi. Don’t miss the chance to visit Gurdwara Bangla Sahib near Connaught Place and the Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib. It is strategically designed around two central promenades - the Rajpath and the Janpath. At the midst of the city is the grand Rashtrapati Bhavan, which used to be the ‘Viceroy's House’ during the British era. This is elegantly designed and is the Parliament House in India.
During the morning, the guide will take you to national capital’s railway station to board the train to the place. On your arrival, our representative will be there at the capital of most populated state Uttar Pradesh that is Lucknow, which is also known as the ‘city of Nawabs’, to aid you all the way. He will take you to the hotel. After enjoying tasty food and taking rest, you will be taken to the old marketplace of the city. In the one evening, shopping could be a heart-filling experience followed by checking into the hotel and ending the day with the night’s rest.
The popular place is known for its cultural richness. Post breakfast, our representative will take you to the Residency compound- the location of the well-known military blockade of the year 1857, and popular Dilkusha Gardens. After an awestruck visit to the well-known site La Martiniere, check out the shrines of Avadh Nawabs including the Romi Darwaja, Imambaras, and explore Lucknow's multicolored market arenas. Even as you marvel the art and culture of the golden era, you can mingle with the natives of the land. This is the ideal way to know about the inner lives of Lucknow. In the one evening, shopping could be a heart-filling experience followed by checking into the hotel and ending the day with the night’s rest.
Today, during the morning time, we will take you to Sravasti (about 5 hrs away from Lucknow). Enjoy food at the hotel and take some rest. During the afternoon time, we will see Sravasti where Gautama Buddha spent the major part of his simple life and sermonized after the spread of knowledge. In addition, we will also take a trip to the popular Ananda Bodhi tree where the God meditated for a night then take you to enjoy Jetavan where Lord Buddha did some wonder. The day of visit and tour comes to an end with dinner and an overnight stay at the hotel.
During morning, we will take you to Lumbini (about 5 hrs journey from Sravasti). Enjoy food and rest in the hotel. The afternoon can be equipped with a joy ride of the town by visiting the popular markets. The remaining day is free for relaxation accompanied by a stay in Lumbini hotel.
After enjoying tasty food in the morning, we will take you to the tour of the hometown of Gautama Buddha - Lumbini. In addition, we will also visit popular Lumbini Park which has the popular Ashok Pillar. Afterward, we will take you to Mayadevi temple dedicated to Lord Buddha’s mother. Afterward, we will trip China temple that is gorgeous pagoda style shrine with a lot of prayer and meditation cadres. The day of visit and tour ends with tasty dinner and an overnight stay at the magnificent hotel.
Post breakfast, we will take you to Kushinagar (about 4 hrs away from Lumbini). Enjoy your lunch at the hotel. After taking some rest, hire a private car to visit popular places of the place, one of the chief Buddhist pilgrim's spots where Gautama Buddha accomplished Parinirvana or concluding Nirvana. In addition, visit antique stupas and up to date temples, marking the Lord's demise and cremation. Take a tour to the spectacular reclining Lord’s sculpture. Have a night stay in the hotel room to get yourself ready for next day tour.
Post breakfast, we will go to Patna. On the way, we will be visiting Vaishali (about 7 hrs away) where Gautama Buddha advocated his final sermon. The archeological sites accomplished in Vaishali have contributed to light Buddha stupa 1 and 11. We will also take you to poplar site, Ashok Pillar, set up by monarch Ashok to honor the spot of the final sermon. On reaching the city of Patna, Dine with the sumptuous meal and stay at the hotel for the night.
The morning time is free for relaxation. Later during noon time, we will help you board the flight to the national capital.
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