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Janakpur - Lumbini tour

Janakpur and lumbini tour package
 
 
 

Janakpur and Lumbini tour Highlights

  • Janakpur represents the capital of the ancient state of Mithila and the Janaki Temple
  • Lumbini represents the birth place of Lord Buddha. Discover Buddhism and Tibetan crafts and Paintings.
  • Museum, Asokan Pillar and Maya devi Temple visitng to know about Lord Buddha

Janakpur is the capital of the ancient state of Mithila and the Janaki Temple, located in the center parts of Nepal. Sita the wife of the legendary hero Ram was born in Janakpur. Throughout the year, many pilgrims come to pay their respects to Ram and Sita who are the main religious attractions in Janakpur. The city is thronged by worshippers and visitors alike especially during the festival of Bibah Panchami. This annual festival is celebrated on the occasion of Ram and Sita’s marriage and their wedding ceremony is enacted throughout the week. During this period, the city is enlivened by the wedding festivities. Ram and Sita (Janaki) are the two central characters of the great Hindu epic Ramayan. In the story, Ram strings a bow that originally belonged to Lord Shiva the Destroyer and in the process, the bow breaks into three pieces. One piece flies up to heaven. Another falls down into the depths of the underworld. Today, there is a huge pond called Dhanush Sagar above the very spot. The third piece flies to present day Dhanushadham, about 40 kilometers from Janakpur. There, visitors will see huge rocks shaped liked a bow. Thus, after Ram’s successful attempt to string the bow, Janaki’s father, King Janak gives his daughter’s hand in marriage to the brave prince of Ayodhya.
Likewise, Lumbini tour could be ideal for those who wish to visit Nepal for religious part of Buddhist monasteries and at a same time Natural beauty of cultures, tradition, religions eye catching views of snowy mountains, crystal clear lakes and would like to wonder themselves for wildlife safari in the tour. Lumbini is the birthplace of Lord Buddha. It is situated 230 km away from Kathmandu in Rubandehi District of Southern Terai (lowland), located at an altitude of 600 ft. above sea level. Lumbini, respected by all Buddhists. In 1998, Lumbini was declared as the Fountain of world peace and the pilgrimage for all the peace loving people of the world.
If given itinerary is not suitable for you, we design another itinerary as per your desire and duration of holidays in Nepal. We make this sightseeing - tours itinerary short and long according to your wishes. Janakpur and Lumbini sightseeing / tours can be arranged any time in season as per your requirement. Please let us know whether you would like to make it shorter or longer. This trip and timing can be personalized as per your interest. Please send us e-mail to let us know your requirements. Thank you!

Daily Itinerary

  • Day 01: Meet at Kathmandu Airport and transfer to hotel
  • Day 02: Kathmandu city sightseeing Tour
  • Day 03: Discover Janakpur city and surrounding.
  • Day 04: Janakpur sightseeing and surrounding. Fly to Kathmandu
  • Day 05: Final departure

Cost Include

  • Kathmandu international airport transfer on your arrival time 
  • Home stay accommodation on twin bed rooms with cleaned attached baths
  •  Professional and experienced tourist guide.
  •  Monuments and heritage sites entrance fees.
  • Luxury private vehicle to transfer you while you are on sightseeing
  • Nepal Government Tax, VAT and as well as Company service charge.
  • A special gift from our company.
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Cost Exclude

  • Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu.
  • Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls.
  • Personal trekking equipments and Clothing.
  • Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
  • Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
  • Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
  • Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but expected)
  • Any other things which are not mentioned above

Janakpur day tour detail itinerary


Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu valley (1350 m)

Upon your arrival at the Tribhuvan intl. airport our representative welcomes you and assists to transfer in your hotel in Kathmandu. After time to get refreshed, and briefing about your trip and overnight at Hotel.

Day 02: Full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu city

Kathmandu city sightseeing place to visit - Pashupatinath temple where you can experience how Hindu's crimate, Bouddha Nath stupa - Tallest stupa of Nepal, Swayambhu Nath stupa (Monkey's temple) Kathmandu Durbar Square with living Goddess Temple. Stay overnight in hotel Kathmandu

Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Janakpur

Departure to Janakpur,(by Air/) check in Hotel, Stay overnight in Hotel at Janakpur

Day 04: Janakpur Sightseeing

Visit to Janaki Temple, Jaleswor Mahadev Temple & Many more places in the evening time fly to Kathmandu and lesuire. Stay overnight in hotel.

Day 05: Fly from Janakpur to Kathmandu. Trip finished !

Fly from Janakpur to Kathmandu. Trip finish. Then we drop you to the Kathmandu International Airport for your onward destination flights. Wish you your wonderful journey !!

Day 06: Back to your own destination

Drop you to the Kathmandu International Airport for your onward destination flights. All sightseeing trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey !!

Lumbini day tour detail itinerary


Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu city

Arrival on the first day is planned at the Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. This makes you interact with our staff, which takes due care of your needs and requirements. Thereafter you are transferred to the hotel. The tour guide will certainly explain the program upon arrival at the hotel

Day 02: Kathmandu city sightseeing

Kathmandu city sightseeing place to visit - Pashupatinath temple where you can experience how Hindu's crimate, Bouddha Nath stupa - Tallest stupa of Nepal, Swayambhu Nath stupa (Monkey's temple) Kathmandu Durbar Square with living Goddess Temple. Stay overnight in hotel Kathmandu

Day 03: Drive to Lumbini

After taking a nutritious breakfast, we travel overland from Kathmandu to the Lumbini, one of the places with breathtaking views and scenic beauty. The birthplace of Lord Buddha, it is one of the most compelling places to visit in Nepal. Considered as the place of holy pilgrimage, Lumbini falls in the list of World Heritage Sites recognized by UNESCO. We also take you to the temple, Manakamana. The moment we arrive at Lumbini, we transfer you to the hotel for taking rest after the journey. Check-in and then we go walking through the Sacred Lumbini Garden, the place to visit as it is considered the holy place and the birth place of the Lord Buddha. There remains the Ashoka pillar on the charts too. Visiting the Maya Devi Temple with its bas-relief sculpture depicting Maya Devi also marks this on our Nepal tour journey.

Day 04: Lumbini sightseeing Tours

After taking our breakfast, we start for the trip by driving away, 27 km west of Lumbini. Visiting the important archaeological site, Tilaurkot also remains on our traveling charts. As we know that the ancient palace of King Suddodha (Siddhartha Gautam's father), is a place to visit, we also take you to other sites as well. This is the place you will love to see as it is here the Buddha spent his formative years as a Shakya Prince. Enjoy yourself for a moment to wander around and immerse in the glory of wonderful places. There is also a museum nearby for you to enjoy.

Day 05: Drive back to Kathamndu by private Car / Van / Jeep

After taking our breakfast, we go to Lumbini via road and back to Kathmandu. Check-in at the hotel is planned thereafter taking the day at your own leisure.

Day 06: Back to your own destination

Drop you to the Kathmandu International Airport for your onward destination flights. All sightseeing trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey !!

Best time to Discover

The best seasons for tour / hiking in Nepal will from January to May and September to December through the year. But from June to August will stays Monsoon in Nepal so there might be a lot of rains in the city and cloudy in the mountains.


Climate and Weather information


The climate of Nepal is as varied as its geography. The low-lying Terai has a sub-tropical monsoonal climate. The Himalaya where most of our treks take place, are best in the cool dry season from September to May. The traditional trekking season in Nepal is late September to December, with October and November generally recognized as having the best weather. Spring is also a popular time of year with warmer weather and the advantage of seeing spring flowers and rhododendrons in bloom. The visibility is good and days are pleasantly warm, although nights can be cold, and snow is possible above 3,000 meters.
This trekking is likely to have a wide range of temperatures depending on the altitude and the time of day. In the mountains up to 3,500m the nights will be cool, normally around 5 degree C, and during the day temperatures sometimes rise to 25 degree C. At higher altitudes temperatures range from about 15 degree C to -10 degree C.


Group Size


We bring together a small group of people to give them a memorable and insightful travel experience with an invaluable opportunity to interact in a fun-filled environment. Our travel group generally comprises a maximum of 6 members. We need a minimum of 1 participants to run this trips. For individualized trips, no minimum or maximum applies. If you would like to travel independently or with your friends, families and colleagues, you are invited to choose any of the trips at your convenient time frame for any number of people.


Responsible travel


Gokyo Treks and Expedition promises you a rewarding trip with an experience that last you lifetime amidst natural and cultural beauties. Here you will find committed team member, world-class quality, personalized service, closest co-operation and great company. Our trekking crews have more than a decade of trekking tour leadership experience. We ensure you get the ultimate holiday experience that exceeds your expectation. Quality service is what matters the most. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition are supremely confident to bring outstanding service throughout your trip without any hassle, it is 100 % guaranteed.

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