The town of Kushinagar is popular as a Buddhist pilgrimage town and is visited by devout Buddhists from all over the world. It is also a part of the holy Buddhist pilgrimage that takes you through all the important places relevant to the life of Gautam Buddha. He is said to have attained his Mahaparinirvana at this place making it extremely important.
There are several places of Buddhist relevance here that draws attention and all year long the place remains thronged with tourist from various parts of the world looking to offer their prayer to Lord Buddha. If you have a day to spare in between your plans then you should definitely pay a visit to the sacred town of Kushinagar and experience the real meaning of peaceful spirituality and divinity.
- Offering respect to gautam buddha in Mahaparinirvana temple
- Visit to Ramabhar stupa
- Wat thai complex visit
- Visit to Mathakaur temple
- Kesariya stupa visit
Kushinagar Sightseeing Tour Itinerary
Once you are received and greeted by our tour representative you will be made to head on for your local one day tour of the sacred city of Kushinagar. You will be taken on a sightseeing tour of the following Places:
1) Mahaparinirvana Temple
This is probably one of the most popular landmarks of Kushinagar and findings have proved that it is almost dated back to the 5th century AD. The temple’s prime attraction is that of a 6.10 tall statue of Buddha. According to the various inscriptions found here the remains and ashes of Lord Buddha are said to have been deposited here making it a place of immense significance.
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges
- Toll taxes, fuel price etc
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges etc
- Anything not on the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.What is the importance of Mahaparinirvana temple?
A. Mahaparinirvana temple was built on the place where Gautam Buddha had left his earthly, mortal body behind.
Q.Why was Ramabhar stupa built?
A. The Ramabhar stupa was built over a portion of Buddha's ashes on the spot where he was cremated.
Q.What are the timings for Wat thai temple complex?
A. These are the timings for Wat thai temple complex: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm.
Q.How is Kushinagar related to Buddha?
A. Kushinagar is the place where Buddha had achieved mahaparinirvana and left the earthly realm. It is a popular buddhist pilgrimage site.
Q.When is the best time to visit Kushinagar?
A. November to February is the best time to visit Kushinagar.
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