Known all over the world for its stupa, this centre of Buddhist learning is one of the prime destinations for Buddhists. Home to the iconic Sanchi stupa, and located in the heart of India, Madhya Pradesh, the Sanchi tour package is the best option for people seeking to indulge in extreme spiritualism of Lord Buddha. A simple tour of 2 days will definitely bring you up close and personal with the divine powers of the Lord.
- Visit to the UNESCO world heritage site of Sanchi stupa
- Full day of buddhist sightseeing in Sanchi
- Visit to Taj ul masjid, one of the largest mosques in india
- Laxmi Narayan temple and Birla mandir visit in Bhopal
- Shopping expedition in Sanchi and Bhopal
Day 1 :Arrival in Delhi – Bhopal
Once you arrive in Delhi, our tour representative will help you in transferring you to the connecting flight of Bhopal. Once you arrive in Bhopal, you will be straightaway driven to Sanchi (50 km) and is located at a driving distance of 1 hour and 20 mines. Sanchi is known for being a significant piece in the world of Buddhism.
Once you arrive in Sanchi you will be made to visit some of the most prominent Buddhist locations which will include places like Sanchi stupa – a UNESCO world heritage site this Buddhist complex is located atop a hill. Built by emperor Ashok in the 3rd century BC, this stupa is famed for being one of the oldest structures in India and one of the most iconic representations of Indian architecture. The archaeological museum will be your next destination which houses numerous Buddhist artefacts that were acquired over a period of time.
After a wholesome day, you will be made to head on towards your allotted hotel where you will be staying the night.
Day 2 :Bhopal – Delhi (Departure)
Early in the morning, you will be taken on a brief sightseeing tour of Bhopal where you will be covering the following places: Taj-ul-Masjid – one of the largest mosques in India; Laxmi Narayan temple and Birla museum – which houses numerous ancient sculptures and figurines.
In the afternoon, you will be made to head on towards the railway station or airport from where you will be made to board the flight heading towards Delhi from where your tour with us will conclude.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Q.When was sanchi stupa constructed?
A. Sanchi stupa was constructed during the 3rd century BC.
Q.Why is Sanchi stupa famous?
A. Sanchi stupa is one of the oldest Buddhist monuments in the country and the largest stupa on site.
Q.Who built the Taj ul masjid?
A. Nawab shah jahan begum built taj ul mahal.
Q.When is the best time to visit sanchi?
A. October to March is the best time to visit Sanchi.
Q.Which is the nearest airport to Sanchi?
A. The raja bhoj airport in Gandhinagar is the closest airport to sanchi stupa and is 55 kms away.