Itinerary for Rajgir Nalanda Bodhgaya Tour Package
The Rajgir Nalanda Bodhgaya tour package of Corners of Earth shall let you explore the important tourist destinations in Bihar. These are the places which largely contribute towards the boom of Bihar Tourism. The tour will let you see the sacred place where Gautam Buddha attained Enlightenment. You will also explore the ruins of the Nalanda University, the first residential university in the world. We will also take you to Rajgir, a city considered sacred by the followers of Buddhism, Jainism and Hinduism.
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Day 1: Arrival at Patna followed by Patna City Tour.
The Rajgir Nalanda Bodhgaya Tour Package of Corners of Earth shall start after you reach Patna, the capital of the Indian state of Bihar. Patna is an ancient city located on the banks of holy River Ganga. At earlier times, it was known as Pataliputra.
Upon your arrival at Patna, an executive of Corners of Earth shall meet you at your place and will transfer you to your hotel in Patna. After taking some rest, we will head for sightseeing in Patna.
The Patna City Tour shall include visits to the Patna Museum, Jalan Museum, Golghar and Kumrahar. There are many other places to visit in Patna and based on your wishes and availability of time, we will take you to those places.
After completing sightseeing in Patna, we will drop you back at your hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 2: Patna to Bodhgaya.
On this day of the Rajgir Nalanda Bodhgaya Tour Package, travellers will get to explore Bodhgaya, a religious site for the followers of Buddhism. Bodhgaya is a special place for Buddhists because Gautam Buddha attained Enlightenment under a Bodhi tree here.
After breakfast, we will start for Bodhgaya. Upon reaching the destination, we will take you to your hotel in Bodhgaya and will assist you in completing the necessary hotel check-in formalities.
At Bodh Gaya, we will take you to the Mahabodhi Temple which is also home to the sacred Maha Bodhi Tree. We will also take you to other Buddhist Monasteries and Temples which form the major points of interests of Bodhgaya.
After sightseeing in Bodhgaya, we will drop you back at your hotel in Bodhgaya.
Day 3: Bodhgaya to Rajgir.
Early in the morning, we will leave for Rajgir. This city, at the earlier times, served as the capital of the Magadha Kingdom. Rajgir is a sacred place for Jainism, Buddhism and Hinduism. After reaching Rajgir, we will drop you at your hotel.
Post hotel check-in, we will proceed for Rajgir sightseeing. We will go to the Venuvana, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Vulture’s Peak, Makhdum Kund, Veerayatan Museum, Pawapuri, Bimbisara’s Jail, Cyclopean Walls, Saptaparni Caves and Sonabhandar. You can also enjoy a ropeway ride if you wish.
After Rajgir sightseeing, you will be dropped back at your hotel in Rajgir.
Day 4: Rajgir to Nalanda and back.
On the 4th day of the Rajgir Nalanda Bodhgaya Tour Package of Corners of Earth, travellers will be driven to Nalanda. Nalanda, once was the home to the world famous Nalanda University where students from the neighbouring countries used to study. It was also world’s first residential university. However, in 1193, Bakhtiyar Khilji along with his soldiers destroyed this place. Presently, this place only has the ruins of the ancient Nalanda University. After the day’s trip, we will come back to Rajgir for an overnight stay.
Day 5: Rajgir to Patna.
On this last day of your Rajgir Nalanda Bodhgaya Tour Package with Corners of Earth, you will be dropped at your desired location in Patna for your onward journey.