The north part of India features several of extremely well-known religious spots. Tour will take you through the favored religious locations.
Varanasi is the spiritual capital of India. It is considered an auspicious place to die, as it is believed to grant moksha or liberation from the cycle of life and death. Sarnath is the place where Gautama Buddha taught the first Dharma. While, Allahabad is famous for Triveni Sangam or the meeting point of three rivers – the Ganga, the Yamuna, and the Saraswati. Gaya has the sites associated with Vishnu and has key importance for the performance of the pind-daan ritual. Bodhgaya is a religious site and place of pilgrimage associated with the Mahabodhi Temple Complex and it is the place where Gautama Buddha is said to have attained Enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree. While Ayodhya (Awadh) is as being the birthplace of Lord Rama and setting of the epic Ramayana. Owing to the belief as the birthplace of Rama, it is regarded as one of the seven most important pilgrimage sites for Hindus. Chitrakoot holds great importance according to Hindu mythology and the epic Ramayana. Legends beliefs it was the place where Lord Rama, his wife Sita and his brother Lakshmana stayed for eleven and half of their fourteen years of exile making it a revered site among pilgrims.
Upon arrival at Lucknow Airport/Railway Station, our representatives will meet and greet you. Drive towards Ayodhya, on reaching you will be transferred to your pre booked hotel and check-in. Rest of the day is at leisure and overnight stay at Ayodhya.
After breakfast drive to explore the city of lord Rama, visit Saryu River, Hanuman Garhi, Ram Janam Bhumi, Kanak Bhawan and Treta Ke Thakur. After completing sightseeing drive to Prayagraj. On reaching check-in to the hotel and overnight stay at Prayagraj.
After having breakfast drive to visit the Holy Triveni Sangam, Hanuman Temple, Annand Bhawan and Alopi Devi Temple. After exploring Prayag, drive towards Chitrakoot, on reaching check in the hotel and overnight stay at Chitrakoot.
Have a hearty breakfast and abandon for covering the attractions of Chitrakoot. Chitrakoot has many religious places of interest like Kamadgiri which in Sanskrit means the mountain that fulfills all desires. Sati Anusuya Ashram that are popular religious places of interest. For visiting natural creations, one must visit the Pramod Van, Dharkundi Ashram and Hanuman Dhara hold great significance in Chitrakoot. Sphatik Shila are prominent tourist attractions as they are believed to be the places where Lord Ram and his wife, Sita stayed. Also visits Ram Ghat, on the banks of the Mandakini River.
After completion of sightseeing proceed to Varanasi and on reaching check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at Varanasi.
Early morning at 05:30 AM visit Old Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Annapurna Temple, Vishalakshi Temple and Kal Bhairav Temple. Back to the hotel for breakfast.
Then drive out for the City Temple Tour – visit New Kashi Vishwanath Temple (BHU) also known as Birla Temple, Sankat Mochan Temple, Durga Temple and Tulsi Manas Mandir.
Afternoon drive to Sarnath – the city of Lord Buddha where he came to preach his first Sermon after he achieved Enlightenment at Bodhgaya, It contains the most impressive remains as well as a Modern Temple; visit the Mulagandhakuti Vihara (Main Temple), Archeological Museum, Chaukhandi Stupa, Dhamekh Stupa, Dharmarajika Stupa and various Monasteries.
In the evening experience the Ganga Aarti, it refers to the songs sung to praise the deity by offering the lamps. Hindus in India worship the river Ganges as goddess. Every evening in Varanasi, aarti is performed at Dashashwamedh Ghat. We can watch it from the ghat or from the waterside in a boat. It is a beautiful, resonant, and majestic spectacle with a very precise choreography involving rituals performed by several priests with the sound of bells, drums, cymbals, and sanskrit mantras & lamp; boating (Direct Payment) on the river Ganga. After aarti back to the hotel and overnight stay at Varanasi.
After breakfast drive out to Bodhgaya. On reaching, check in to the hotel. After taking rest, head out to visit Sujata Temple, Sujata Kheerdan Stahal, Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhi Tree, Great Buddha Statue and Monastery. After completing sightseeing back to the hotel and overnight stay at Bodhgaya
After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Gaya, upon arrival visit river Phalgu to perform the ritual of Pind Dan. Then do darshan at Vishnupad Temple and Mangla Gauri Temple. After completing sightseeing and darshan, drive toward Patna and you will be dropped at Patna Airport/Railway Station for Your Return/Onward Journey.
Tour ends with Sweet Memories…!!!