Tour Duration 07 Nights / 08 Days
Destination Delhi - Varanasi - Sarnath - Allahabad - Kaushambi
Day 01 Arrival in Delhi
On arrival at Delhi you will be received by our representative at the airport for the Varanasi tour. From there, arrangements will be made for guests to transfer you at the hotel where you will be free to carry out your own activities.
Day 02 Delhi - Overnight Train
In the morning, after breakfast at the hotel on the Buddhism in India expedition guests will be taken for a full day tour of Old Delhi and New Delhi. Guests will visit Qutab Minar, Humayun's Tomb, Lotus Temple, India Gate and Connaught Place. Late in the evening guests will be transferred to the railway station for overnight journey to Varanasi.
Day 03 Varanasi Temple Tour
After arrival at Varanasi guests will be transferred to hotel. After breakfast you will leave for temple tour of Varanasi where guests will visit Bharat Mata Temple, Sankat Mochan Temple, Durga Temple, and Tulsi Manas Temple. After attending the evening aarti (worship) at the Kashi Vishwanath Temple, guests will retire for the night at the hotel.
Day 04 Varanasi Sightseeing
After having breakfast in the morning at the hotel on the Buddhism tour guests will leave for a sightseeing tour of the city which will include a visit to Benaras Hindu University, the Archaeological Museum, Bharat Kala Bhavan and Ramnagar Fort. Afterwards, guests will be taken back to the hotel where you will be free to relax.
Day 05 Varanasi - Sarnath - Varanasi
After having breakfast in the morning on the Buddhist tour in India guests will be taken for a tour of the holy city of Sarnath which holds the peculiarity of being the venue of the first sermon by Lord Buddha. Here, you will visit numerous Buddhist stupas and Buddhist temples and the Sarnath temple. By late evening, guests will return to the hotel where they will retire for the night.
Day 06 Varanasi - Allahabad
In the morning after breakfast, guests will leave for Allahabad and on arrival will be duly checked in at hotel. Afterwards, guests will be taken on a tour covering Allahabad Fort, Allahabad Museum, Anand Bhawan and the Swaraj Bhawan. Later, guests will be taken back to the hotel where they will be on their own and free to relax.
Day 07 Allahabad - Kaushambi - Overnight Train
In the morning, guests will be taken for a tour of Kaushambi, one of the popular Buddhist destinations in India, which offers a huge number of architectural relics and ruins. Here, the guests will visit Kaushambi Museum, stupas, Ashokan Pillar, an old fort and Ghositaram Monastery. By late evening, guests will be transferred to the railway station for overnight journey to Delhi.
Day 08 Delhi
On reaching Delhi in the morning, guests will be checked in at hotel where you will spend rest of the day at leisure and in the evening arrangements will be made to transfer you to the international airport to catch the flight for onward journey.