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Buddhist Circuit Tourist Train Tour - Mahaparinirvan Express
Mahaparinirvan Express is not just a train but a complete holy Buddhist Pilgrimage. Equipped with tourist facilities the train covers the sacred destinations of Buddhism on an 8-day tour.
By: Indian Luxury Trains
Equipped with all luxuries, the Buddhist circuit trains runs from September to February. Mahaparinirvan Express is a luxurious experience, especially as far as the accommodations are concerned. The train boasts two kinds of accommodations - First AC, and AC two Tier.
In the 8 days and 7 night's tour, Mahaparinirvan Expresscompletes the holy Buddhist pilgrimage. The journey starts from Delhi. The first stop is Bodhgaya, where Lord Buddha is said to have found enlightenment under the great Bodhi tree. Mahabodhi Temple, Niranjana River, Thai Temple, Japanese Temple and Buddha Statue are the popular religious sites. Next stop is, Rajgir/Nalanda. The popular sites here are Bimbisara Jail, Gridhkut Hill, Nalanda University and Nalanda Museum. Next, pay respects at Sarnath, the holy site of the Dhamek Stupa and Ashoka Pillar. The next stop is Kushinagar, where Mahaparinirvana Temple, Rambhar Stupa and Matakutir Temple are popular sites. The next stop takes us to Nepal, Lumbini where pilgrims can tour Mayadevi Temple and Ashoka Pillar. The next stop is Shravasti where Jetvana Vihara and Pakki Kuti are the popular sites. The last stop of the tour is Agra where the breathtaking Taj Mahal is unmissable.
The cost of the Buddhist circuit train tour ticket for AC - First Class is USD 165 per person per night and USD 1155 for full tour for 07 nights. AC - Two Tier fare is USD 135 per person per night and USD 945 for full tour for 07 nights.
Embark on Buddhist Pilgrimage with the comforts of a well-planned itinerary on Indian luxury train Mahaparinirvan Express.For more information: