Day 1: Patna - Bodhgaya (175kms)
Upon your arrival at Patna airport, our representative will greet you and assist with your transfer to Bodhgaya. En route, you'll have the opportunity to explore the historical and spiritually significant sites of Nalanda and Rajgir. After a day filled with exploration, check in at your hotel in Bodhgaya for a comfortable overnight stay.
Day 2: Bodhgaya
After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, your day will be dedicated to exploring Bodhgaya, a place of great significance in Buddhism. You will visit the iconic Mahabodhi Temple, under which the Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment, as well as the revered Bodhi Tree. A visit to the Tibetan Monastery will provide insight into the Buddhist culture. In the evening, attend the temple aarti, a mesmerizing spiritual experience. Return to your hotel for a restful overnight stay.
Day 3: Bodhgaya - Varanasi (250kms)
Following breakfast, you'll embark on a scenic drive to Varanasi, one of the holiest cities in India. In the evening, witness the captivating Holy Ganga Aarti, a ritual on the banks of the sacred Ganges that is both spiritual and visually stunning. Check in at your Varanasi hotel for a peaceful night's sleep.
Day 4: Varanasi
Begin your day with an early morning boat ride on the Ganges River, a serene and spiritually enriching experience. As the sun rises, explore the various ghats along the river, each with its unique significance. Your day's itinerary includes visits to Banaras Hindu University, Bharat Mata Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, and the sacred town of Sarnath, where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon. After a day filled with exploration and spiritual connection, return to your hotel in Varanasi for a well-deserved overnight rest.
Day 5: Varanasi - Departure
After enjoying breakfast at your hotel, you will be transferred to Varanasi airport according to your flight schedule. Board your onward flight with cherished memories of your spiritual and cultural journey through Bodhgaya and Varanasi.