Lumbini and Chitwan Tour
Trip at a Glance
Lumbini and Chitwan Tour
Nepal is a lovely country with lots of places enriched with nature and diversified culture. Nepal is visited by people from different parts of the world. Not only for trekking but also for traveling around to explore the unique cultures and ancient traditions, different lifestyles, etc. Religious tolerance is the strength of the local Nepalese people here. There are many religious places where you can visit and enjoy the pious environment while spending some time. As well, there are some places for fun and adventure like Jungle Safari, Canoeing, Bungee jumping, etc. Step on Himalaya has the role here to make your visit comfortable and pleasant. Here comes the team of Step on Himalaya will arrange the trip and take charge of your all paperwork.
Lumbini, famous as the birthplace of Lord Buddha, the preacher of peace is an amazing historical and religious place in Nepal. There are many monasteries and stupas built by different countries in honor of Lord Buddha to pay them homage. There is a holy pond where Queen Mayadevi, the mother of Lord Buddha, dips into it before giving birth to Lord Buddha. You can also see the remains of the palace where the Shakyas lived. The real name of Lord Buddha is Siddhartha Gautam. Lumbini is a sacred place not only for Buddhists but also for other religions.
Chitwan lies in the Tarai region of Nepal. Chitwan National Park was established in 1973. This Chitwan National Park was listed under the World Heritage Sites in 1984. Chitwan National Park is famous for its jungle safari and protection of unique wildlife. It is spread over an area of 360 sq.m. (932 km2). There are river valleys in the Churia Hills. Parsa Wildlife Reserve and Indian Tiger Reserve Valmiki National Park lie next to Chitwan National Park. The combo of Chitwan-Parsa-Valmiki covers an area of 1,370 SQm. (3,549 km2).
Step on Himalaya offers a package of 3-day and 2 nights tours in Lumbini and Chitwan at a reasonable cost with all the utmost facilities. The tour program is briefed below.
DAY 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Lumbini
After an early morning breakfast, you will drive from Kathmandu to Lumbini. This is about 315 kilometers that will take about 7 – 8 hours. As soon as, you arrive at Lumbini, you will be taken to the hotel. You will keep the luggage and get ready for the tour around Lumbini. The major highlights of Lumbini are Ashoka pillar, Maya Devi Temple, Maya Devi Pond, etc. You will return to the hotel after the tour is over. Stay overnight.
DAY 02: Drive from Lumbini to Chitwan
You will receive a wakeup call. You will then drive from Lumbini to Chitwan for about 4 hours. The program is briefed as:
- Pick up service
- Reception in the hotel with welcome drinks.
- Freshen up in your room than a short brief about the program,
- Cultural Tour in the Tharu village with Tharu Stick dance
- Sunset view by the riverside
- Overnight stay at Chitwan
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
DAY 03: Jungle Safari via Elephant Ride and back to Kathmandu
You will receive a wakeup call and after breakfast, we will go for the Elephant ride for Jungle Safari. We will then drive back to Kathmandu from Chitwan for about 5 – 6 hours. After arriving at Kathmandu, you will be escorted to the hotel. Relax and rest.
Here ends the tour to Lumbini and Chitwan and the services of Step On Himalaya. Any further plans, kindly feel free to share with us. Step On Himalaya will take care of your vacation and let you enjoy the natural and cultural aspects of Nepal.