Varanasi-Lumbini Trip

Varanasi also known as Benaras or Kashi is a city on the banks of Ganges River. Varanasi is the real version of your imagination of colorful and vibrant India. This outstanding city of Varanasi is one of the oldest habituated cities in the world and is holy pilgrim site for Hindu people all over the world. Ganges flows gracefully on the bank of Varanasi washing away the sorrow and sins. Ganges is the holiest river among the Hindu people and funerals and cremation rituals are performed on the banks of Ganges. It is considered privilege to die here allowing Moksha (liberation from the cycle of rebirth) to the departed soul. Varanasi is not just sacred for Hindus but it has great values in Jainism and Buddhism. Visiting Varanasi is the answer to the colorful imagination and spiritual pursuit since these things fuse together allowing a life time experience to those who seek to it.
Trip Code: VT33
Starts: Varanasi
Finishes: Kathmandu
Duration: 7 Days
Difficulty: Easy
Group Size: 2 - 14
Age: Minimum 16
Seasons: Aug-Dec
Elevation: 1400m/ 4593.2ft
Trip Views: 268
Activities: Spiritual Journey
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Breakfast: 6
Lunch: 4
Dinner: 4
International Flights
Domestic Flights
Car
Hotel: 5 Night(s)
Guesthouse: 1 Night(s)
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Trip Facts

  • Varanasi is an ancient city previously known as Kashi which was and still is the religious and spiritual hub for religious people of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism.
  • Varanasi is often cited st City of Lights referring its colorful and vibrant vibes among the visitors. 
  • In the Buddha's time, Lumbini was a park situated in Kapilavastu Nepal.
  • It was in Lumbini that the Buddha was born.
  • This trip proffers the cultural and religious history of the Varanasi and Lumbini related to Hinduism and Buddhism.

Why this Trip

  • This is a magical trip that not just pleases your eyes with its colorful allure but a spiritual journey that transforms your inner self amidst the vibrancy of the city and the crowd.

speaker_notes Trip Notes

  • • We reserve the right to change and that the program may be reversed. Things can happen that make it impossible to meet them as planned. If any meeting or plan would not be feasible, we always try to find an equivalent alternative. In Nepal, you always have a plan B and C!
  • • What follows is a general flow of events. Expect the unexpected and prepare to be flexible

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Optional Activities

Mountain Flight

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Taking a mountain flight is one of the most exhilarating things you can do in Nepal. You can experience the beauty of those gigantic Himalayas within a minute through a mountain fight. Nepal is famous for the presence of enormous number of mountain ranges and many visitors come to Nepal to conquer those vast mountains.

Mountain Biking near Kathmandu valley

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Kathmandu is famous for the presence of dense heritage sites reflecting the diverse nature of the ethnic groups of Nepal. In Kathmandu, there are many biking trails made to meet a biker’s fantasy. To explore the beautiful surrounding of Kathmandu valley, cycling tour is the best option. The trail takes you to observe the spectacular views of the Himalayas and local villages that surround Kathmandu valley.

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