Day 01 : Delhi - Varanasi
Arrive Varanasi . Meeting and assistance on arrival. Transfer to hotel. Rest day at Relax Evening attend prayer of Holy Ganges . O/N Stay at Varanasi
Day 02 : Varanasi City Tour
Morning boat ride on the Sacred River Ganges to rituals performed by priests and devotees. Half day guided tour of Varanasi. After lunch proceed for Sarnath . Overnight at Varanasi
Day 03 : Varanasi-Bodhgaya
After breakfast drive to Bodhgaya . Upon arrival checkin at the hotel. Day at Relax. O/N Stay at Bodhgaya
Day 04 : Bodhgaya City Tour
Sightseeing of Maha Bodhi Temple and Tree. Visit the Chinese Temple. In the afternoon visit Niranjana Temple and River. Visit the school of the destitute. Lunch and dinner at Bodhgaya. Overnight at Bodhgaya.
Day 05 : Bodhgaya - Nalanda - Rajgir
Early morning proceed to visit the historical towns of Nalanda & Rajgir. Overnight at Rajgir
Day 06 : Rajgir - Vaishali - Kushinagar
Morning starts with visit to Vaishali, an important Buddhist shrine. The site holds importance for its association with Lord Buddha, as he is believed to have delivered his last sermon and the impending 'Nirvana' here. Later, proceed to see other important city landmarks like Ashok Pillar, Lotus Tank and Chaumukhi. Day ends with drive to Kushinagar for overnight stay
Day 07 : Kushinagar - Lumbini
Leave for post-breakfast sightseeing tour to Mahanirvana Temple and spend some time in the tranquil holy ambience. Later, visit the modern Japan and Sri Lanka Buddhist Center and monasteries where you can experience Buddhism from close quarters. Transfer to hotel in Lumbini for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 08 : Lumbini - Sravasti - Lucknow
Day starts with post-breakfast visit to Ashoka Pillar (249 BC), a majestic cenotaph built by King Ashoka at Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Proceed to visit Mayadevi Temple, an old Buddhist monastery that today lies in ruins and some new stupas. In the afternoon, drive to Lucknow and stop midway at Sravasti, an ancient deserted city enveloped with ruins. The Jetavana Monastery here is worth a visit.
Day 09 : Lucknow - Delhi
Leave for post-breakfast sightseeing tour through the city. Be amazed at the majestic Bara Imambara, a unique architecture masterpiece built without any pillars, beam, girder or any other support! Its Central Hall is the world's largest arched room. The next stop is Rumi Darwaza, a replica of the one in Istanbul and a classic example of Awadh architecture. In the evening, proceed to the Airport to board flight to Delhi. Reach Delhi and move to the hotel for overnight stay