Nepal Spiritual Tour – 12 Days

Price

USD 1200

Trip Duration

12 Days

Accommodation

Hotel/Lodges

Transportation

Private Vehicle

Group Size

2-15

Best Season

through out the year

Nepal Spiritual Tour – 12 Days Brief Insight

Nepal Spiritual Journey – 12 days started from Kathmandu. Kathmandu is influenced by Hinduism and Buddhism. Nepal is a multi-religious country and its people live in complete harmony. Hindus and Buddhists are the main inhabitants.

Since Lord Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, was born in this holy land of Nepal, Nepal is the best Buddhist pilgrimage site in the world. Also to experience Tibetan Buddhism and other branches (Shakya Pa, Nyingma Pa, Gelug Pa, Karma Pa).

Similarly, Nepal is also known as the center of mediation of Lord Shiva as well as various sages. There are thousands of years old monasteries and temples in Kathmandu Valley and beyond.

Buddhist and Hindu sites offer not only a sightseeing tour but also a study of its experience by Hindus, Buddhist meditation, a lifestyle of non-violence, and Buddhist culture.

Kathmandu Valley has Pashupatinath, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath, Pharping Gumpa, Kopan Gumpa, and many other places. Panauti, Namo Buddha, etc. are located near Kathmandu Valley.

“Nepal Spiritual Tour – 12 Days Journey Through Nepal’s Rich Heritage”

Day 1-2 Explore Kathmandu

Explore Kathmandu Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, and start your journey by visiting Kirtipur, Pharping, and Patan. Witness the spiritual energy at these historic sites, setting the tone for your spiritual adventure.

Day 3-4 Spiritual symbols of Kathmandu

Visit the iconic sites of Kathmandu’s spiritual symbols Swayambhunath, Buddhanilkanth, Buddh, and Pashupati, each offering a unique spiritual experience. Absorb the rich symbolism and history these places hold.

Day 5-6 Travel to Lumbini Drive from Kathmandu

Travel to Lumbini Drive from Kathmandu to the peaceful hills of Daman and then to Lumbini, the holy birthplace of Lord Gautama Buddha. Explore the religious and archaeological wonders of Kapilavastu, and gain insight into the roots of Buddhism.

Day 7-8 Lumbini to Pokhara visit Devdah / Ramgram

From Lumbini visit Devdah/Ramgram before proceeding to the charming city of Pokhara. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Pokhara and enjoy the peaceful surroundings.

Days 9-10 Gorkha and return to Kathmandu

Return to Gorkha and Kathmandu Travel to Gorkha, the birthplace of Nepal’s unification, exploring its historic sites. On the way, I stopped the Mankamana cable car and returned to Kathmandu.

Days: 11-12 days Panauti, Namobuddha, and departure

Panauti, Namobuddha, and Departure Go on a spiritual tour of Panauti and Namobuddha, absorbing the essence of Nepali spirituality. Conclude your transformative journey with a final departure, taking the spiritual richness of Nepal with you.

Similarly, Daman, Lumbini, Kapilvastu, Pokhara, and Gorkha are important spiritual tourist destinations of Nepal. Deep faith in religion can be a lifelong experience in how they honor their faith from old age to youth.

Note: This itinerary is flexible and subject to change based on local conditions and preferences.

FQA about Nepal Spiritual Tour

What is the spiritual aspect of Nepal?

Nepal has a rich spiritual and cultural heritage, visitors can visit ancient temples, participate in traditional festivals like Dashain, Tihar and Holi and learn about local customs and traditions that blend Hindu and Buddhist culture.

Why is Nepal so spiritual?

Nepal is the only Hindu state in the world, however, Hinduism is only one of the many religions practiced in the country. On our Nepal tour, you’ll quickly understand the locals’ devotion to the country’s temples, stupas and holy sites.

Nepal Secular or Hindu?

Under the Constitution of Nepal 2015, Nepal is a secular state, where “secular” means religious, cultural freedom, protection of religion and culture, and has been handed down since time immemorial.

Is Kathmandu a spiritual place?

Kathmandu Valley, a city nestled in the lap of the great Himalayas, is considered the abode of the gods. Steeped in stories of divinity and divine power, the valley maintains its spiritual status with hundreds of thousands of temples.

What is the spiritual capital of Nepal?

Kathmandu: The Spiritual Capital – Exotica Blog
Kathmandu, the spiritual and towering capital of Nepal, is like a medieval time capsule. During busy seasons, it can be an attractively chaotic group of intrepid tourists and busy locals, whose population is growing rapidly.

Who is the main deity of Nepal?

Shiva is widely regarded as the patron deity of Nepal. Nepal is home to the world-famous Pashupatinath Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site where Hindus from all over the world come on pilgrimage. According to the Hindu epic Ramayana, Goddess Sita was born in the Mithila kingdom of King Janaka.

What kind of Buddhism is Nepal?

Nowadays, there are three types of Buddhism in Nepal: Theravada, Tibetan Vajrayana Buddhism, and Newar Vajrayana Buddhism. Eminent lamas established monasteries in the Himalayan region, which became an important center of Tibetan Buddhism.

Which is the holiest place in Nepal?

Lumbini is the place where Queen Mayadevi gave birth to Siddhartha Gautama in 563 BC. There are many historical Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal.

Which is the oldest religion of Nepal?

Hinduism is the major and major religion of Nepal. In 2006, the country declared itself a secular country through democracy after the abolition of its monarchy.

Who founded Buddhism in Nepal?

Prince Siddhartha, later known as Buddha, was born in Nepal. He attained enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree in Bodh Gaya, present-day Bihar, India. There he preached his teachings and thus Buddhism came into being.

Where is the original place of Buddha?

Lumbini, Birthplace of Lord Buddha – UNESCO World Heritage Centre
Lord Buddha Siddhartha Gautama was born in 623 BC. In the famous gardens of Lumbini, which soon became a place of pilgrimage.

 

Highlights of Nepal Spiritual Tour – 12 Days

  • Kathmandu Sightseeing to the major attractions including UNESCO Sites
  • Explore Chitwan National Park
  • Lumbini(Birthplace of Lod Gautam Buddha)
  • Explore Pokhara
  • Visit to Gorkha(Origin of Unification of Nepal)
  • Historic sites exploration
  • Explore Old City Kritipur

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 : Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu

You may arrive at the airport at any time, upon your arrival; you will be greeted and welcomed by one of Robinson Crusoe Holidays representatives
After that escort, you to your design hotel and a representative will help you check in to your hotel and explain further programs to you.
If you arrive before 5 O’clock at the hotel you will preside to typical Nepali kitchen for a dinner with Robinson Crusoe Holidays representatives
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 2 : Kirtipur, Pharping and Patan tour

Breakfast at the hotel before nine o’clock
After breakfast, our driver and tour guide receive you from the hotel for a day sightseeing
You will visit Kirtipur, Pharping and Patan Durbar Square
After complete your tour you will back to the hotel
Overnight at the hotel

Day 3 : Swyambhu, Buddhanilkantha, Bouddha and Pashupati tour

Breakfast at the hotel before nine o’clock
After breakfast, our driver and tour guide receive you from the hotel for a day sightseeing
You will visit Swyambhunath Stupa, Buddhanilkantha temple, Bouddhanath Stupa, and Pashupatinath Temple
After complete your tour you will back to the hotel
Overnight at the hotel

Day 4 : Drive from Kathmandu to Daman

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast, our driver and tour guide receive you from the hotel to go to Daman
Drive from Kathmandu to Daman passes through the interesting trial
Upon arriving Daman transfer to hotel and refreshment
After refreshment explore the local area
Overnight at the hotel

Day 5 : Trip from Daman to Lumbini

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After Breakfast drive from Daman to Lumbini
When you will reach in Lumbini then will check-in at the hotel and refreshment.
After refreshment, sightseeing/excursion around Lumbini such as Maya Devi temple, Ashoka pillar, Budhhamaya garden, Monasteries built by many countries according to our interest and time.
Overnight at Lumbini

Day 6 : Visit to religious and archaeological sites of Kapilavastu

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After Breakfast drive from Lumbini to Kapilvastu and sightseeing/excursion around Kapilavastu
It was the childhood home of Gautama Buddha, on account of it being the capital of the Shakyas
Kapilavastu is the place where Siddhartha Gautama spent 29 years of his life.
According to Buddhist sources, Kapilvastu was named after Vedic sage Kapila
After doing Kapilvastu sightseeing back to Lumbini
Overnight at Lumbini.

Day 7 : Visit Devdaha/Ramgram and drive to Pokhara

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast checkout from hotel and Lumbini to Ramgram
Explore Ramgram Stupa which is the only one unopened Stupa with Buddha relic.
It is the one among 8 relic stupas constructed by eight princes right after ‘Mahaparinirmana’ of Shakya Muni Buddha
Then drive to Pokhara and transfer to hotel and refreshment
After refreshment explore to the lakeside of Pokhara
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 8 : Explore the natural town Pokhara

Early in the morning drive from the hotel to Sarankot for sunrise and mountain view of Dhaulagiri 8167m, Nilgiri 7041m, Fishtail 6998m, Annapurna I 8091m, Annapurna II 7939m, Annapurna III7555m, Annapurna IV 7525m, Annapurna south 7219m, Hiunchuli 6441m, Lamjung Himal 6986m, Tukuche peak 6920m, etc
After mountain view come back to the hotel for breakfast on the way visit Bindhyabashini Temple
After breakfast, start day sight-seeing like Devi’s Fall, also known as Patale Chango, Gupteshwor Cave, Tibetian Rifusy Camp as well as boating in Phewa Lake and visit Talbarahi temple.
After complete your tour back to the hotel and refreshment
Overnight at the hotel in Pokhara.

Day 9 : Drive to Gorkha and explore old capital

Early in the morning take breakfast
After breakfast drive from Pokhara to historical town Gorkha
Transfer to the hotel and refreshment then take your lunch
After lunch explore Gorkha Durbar (the palace of the founder of modern Nepal)as well as other historical sites
Then short hiking to Gorkha Kalika and Gorakhnath temple
After completing your historical tour Back to hotel
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 10 : Back to Kathmandu on the way Manakamana Cable car

Early in the morning take breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast drive from Gorkha to Kurintar then go to Manakamana temple by cable car
Explore the Manakamana temple with a beautiful view
Then drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 11 : Spiritual tour for Panouti and Namobuddha

Early in the morning take breakfast at the hotel
After breakfast drive from Kathmandu to Panauti
Explore the traditional Newari as well as a historical town Panauti
Then drive from Panauti to Namobuddha which is the most secret place of Buddhism
Story of Mahasatto is connected with Namobuddha stupa
Explore the attractive monastery and viewpoint of this Namobuddha hill
Then drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Overnight at the hotel.

Day 12 : Final Departure

You will take your breakfast at the hotel according to your flight schedule and relaxing or shopping or market visit
Pack your luggage properly at the hotel and be ready to go to Tribhuwan International Airport
Our representative and driver receive you from the hotel and transfer to Tribhuwan International Airport
You will back to the concerning country or place according to your schedule

What is included in Nepal Spiritual Tour – 12 Days

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
  • All heritage sites Permit and Local Permit.
  • Accommodation Services
  • Professional Tour Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly, and English-speaking Tour Guide.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All government taxes.
  • Service charge.

What is Excluded

  • Meals and Extra Accommodation
  • Charge for Restricted Area:
  • All Hot and Cold drinks
  • Notable Table Menu/Bakery Cafe
  • Electronic device re-charge
  • Personal expenses of any type
  • Travel insurance and evacuation insurance
  • Tipping for Guide

Additional Information

A Nepal Spiritual Tour focuses on spiritual and religious landmarks in Nepal. Nepal is a diverse nation with numerous spiritually significant locations and a rich spiritual and cultural heritage. Lumbini, where Buddha was born, is one of the most well-liked places to visit on a spiritual tour of Nepal. Kathmandu’s Swayambhunath Temple is a Buddhist temple.

One of Nepal’s largest Buddhist stupas, Boudhanath Stupa; and Kathmandu’s Pashupatinath Temple, a Hindu temple. In addition, a Nepal Spiritual Tour may include visits to monasteries and ashrams, where visitors can learn about Hinduism and Buddhism’s spiritual practices and take part in meditation and yoga classes.

In general, a Nepal Spiritual Tour is a fantastic way to gain knowledge of Nepal’s numerous spiritual traditions and experience them firsthand. Kathmandu is influenced by Hinduism and Buddhism. Nepal is a multi-religious country and people live together in perfect harmony. Basically, Hindus and Buddhist people are the major residents.

Nepal is one of the best Buddhist pilgrimage sites in the world. The founder of Buddhism Lord Buddha was born in Nepal. This hilly land as well as to experience Tibetan Buddhism and other branches (Shakya Pa, Nyingma Pa, Gelug Pa, Karma Pa). Nepal is known as the land of Lord Shiva. It is the mediation center of difference sage from the beginning to till now.

Nepal Spiritual Tour informs you about old Monasteries as well as temples in the Kathmandu valley and outside. The Buddhist and Hindu sites are not just offering a sightseeing tour but offer an experience to it by Hindus, Buddhist meditation, a way of living nonviolence, and the study of Buddhist culture.

Moreover on Nepal Spiritual Tour

In Kathmandu valley, there are the most popular sites Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, and Boudhanath. Similarly Pharping Gumpa, Kopan Gumpa, and many others. Near Kathmandu valley Panauti, Namo Buddha, and so on.

Daman, Lumbini, Kapilvastu, Pokhara, and Gorkha are important spiritual tourism sites in Nepal. The deep faith in religion from the age-old people to the young can be a lifetime experience of how they pay respect to their beliefs.

Nepal Spiritual Tour is one of the high demanded tours here in Nepal. Due to its tranquil natural surroundings and extensive spiritual and cultural heritage, Nepal is a popular destination for yoga and meditation enthusiasts. Yoga and meditation classes and courses, ranging from short-term workshops to longer-term training programs, are offered by a large number of retreat centers, schools, and schools in Nepal.

Note:

We have several sports for tourist attractions for a short or long time to explore. Besides that Nepal has several ancient pilgrimage sites. Some well-known pilgrimage sites are Barah Chhetri, Halesi Mahadev, Janakpur, and Pathibhara. Tengboche monastery, Junbesi Monastery, Manakamana Temple, Muktinath. Similarly, Gosainkunda, Swargadwari, Khaptad Ashram, and many more.

  • star rating  We had Kapil as our guide through Kathmandu for one day. He took us to four important places and could tell us a lot about them and about the history... read more

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    August 26, 2023
  • star rating  Kathmandu tour - Kapil was very knowledgeable and informative! He also tailored the tour according to my interest. Highly recommend!

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    September 3, 2023