Arrive at DELHI. Meet on arrival by company representatives. Proceed to hotel and relax.Delhi is the capital of India and its third largest city. Delhi, the seat of one of the world s largest democracies is a combination of Old Delhi - the capital of Muslim India and New Delhi the imperial city created as the nation s capital by the British. An architectural collage of forts and palaces, flyovers and skyscrapers. There s a unique blend of tradition and modernity. Here one can see mingling of many cultures, languages, traditions and people in complete harmony.Overnight will be at Delhi.
Raj Ghat: The mortal remains of Mahatma Gandhi were cremated on this spot on the west bank of the river Yamuna on the evening of January 31, 1948. A simple open platform inscribed with the Mahatma's last words, 'Hey Ram' (Oh God) is set in a garden with fountains and a variety of exotic trees.Jama Masjid: It is the largest mosque in India. Located in Old Delhi, the mosque has the capacity to accommodate 25000 devotees. Jama Masjid was completed in 1656 AD and it was again the great Mughal Emperor Shah Jahan behind this architectural masterpiece. Close to some 5000 craftsmen were involved in the construction of the mosque.Evening connect a train for Varanasi.Overnight will be on Board.
Early morning drive to Daswamedh Ghat early in the morning and take a boat ride on the sacred river Ganges to see the cremation Ghats and witness the living traditions of one of the world's oldest and most important religions.After breakfast at the hotel proceed for BODHGAYA. Carry packed lunch for the road as there would not be stop for meal.Overnight will be at Bodhgaya.
Breakfast will be at hotel.Proceed for sightseeing of Maha Bodhi Temple and Tree. Visit the Chinese Temple.,Niranjana Temple and River.After the tour of Bodhgaya proceed for Patna Via Rajgir /Nalanda lunch will be on the way to some good local retusrant.Briefing (Patna): Pataliputra or Patna of today stands as the capital of Bihar. Once a prosperous city with strong Buddhist connections and a great learning center, Patna has developed into a modern city.Overnight will be in Patna.
Breakfast will be at hotel. Explore the side where Buddha was cremated and visit Mahaparinirvana Temple.Briefing (Vaishali): The capital of one the first republican states in the Ganga, Vaishali is bound by the hills of Nepal on the north and the river Gandak on the west. Hundred years after he attained Mahaparinirvana, it was the venue of the second Buddhist Council. According to one belief, the Jain Tirthankar, Lord Mahavir was born at Vaishali. The Chinese travelers Fa-Hien and Hieun Tsang also visited this place in early 5th and 7th centuries respectively and wrote about Vaishali.Briefing (Kushinagar): The Buddha is believed to have breathed his last in this land with pastoral surrounding, the small hamlet of Kushinagar, 53 km west of Gorakhpur. The district of Kushinagar had been witness to the glorious ancient history and culture. It is believed to be an important centre for Vaishnav, Shiv, Shaktipeeth, Buddha, Mahavir etc. Situtaed on the bank of river Gandak and nearerto the terai of the Himalayas, this region was an ideal 'Meditation Place' for sages, saints hermits and Mahatamas who were attracted by its pious. tranquil and charming natural surroundings. Archeological excavation has yielded rich collection of antiquities. Artistic artifacts and statues of various gods and goddesses.Overnight will be at Kushinagar.
Breakfast will be at the hotel.Later start for Balrampur, en-route Sravasti, also visit Saheth and Maheth.During the time of Sakyamuni, a rich and pious merchant named Sudatta lived in Sravasti. While on a visit to Rajgir, he heard the Buddha's sermon and decided to become the Lord's disciple.