Lumbini where the Buddha lived until the age of 29, has a number of temples, including the Mayadevi temple, and others under construction. Also located here is the Puskarini or Holy Pond where the Buddha's mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth and where he, too, had his first bath, as well as the remains of Kapilavastu palace. At other sites near Lumbini, earlier Buddhas were, according to tradition, born, achieved ultimate awakening and finally relinquished earthly form.
There is a Ashoka pillar which includes Valuable inscriptions. It was erected by the Indian emperor Ashoka in 250 B.C. This holy place of Limbbini is enlisted in World Heritage site in 1997 A.D. The stone image of Mayadevi is an important places of Lumbini. There is a pond where Quenn Maya Devi use to have bath her son Siddhartha.
Lumbini area is under the supervision of an institution Lumbini. Area Development Trust. Number of Monasteries are constructed in this area in the recent years. People can obtain facility of conducting study and research on life of Gautam Buddha.
2 Nights / 3 Days Package Program Itinerary (Lumbini)
Day 01: Kathmandu- Lumbini
- Early morning after having breakfast we drive for Lumbini( birth place of lord Buddha) Over night at hotel. On the way to Lumbini we will observe landscape ,scenery soaring rafting river, Rice, Millet and potato field. B/Fast
- Today our full time we will spend in Lumbini for sightseeing. This is the place closed to Sunauli border. Here we will feel more hot then Kathmandu due to the lower elevation. B/Fast
Day 03:Lumbini- Kathmandu
- After having breakfast Drive back to Kathmandu however on the way to Kathmandu. Optional Tour: Visit manakamana, temple by cable car connecting from Kuirinitar to manakamna Temple Hill.