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Spiritual Himalayan Journey – Purify The Mind & Body

Day To Day Itinerary

DAY 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel (overnight in hotel).

You may have free time during the day depending on what time you arrive. A briefing will be given by our trekking leader in the late afternoon. He will discuss our tour program in detail. The evening is free, but usually our tour leader will ask if the travellers want to have a group dinner (optional and at the traveller's own expense) at one of Kathmandu’s fine Nepali restaurants.

DAY 02: Introductory class on Yoga, meditation and Buddhism. Afternoon sightseeing.

We will visit Budanilkantha Temple, a Deity of Lord Vishnu lying on Ananta Sesa, in the cosmic ocean. The Deity is over 1,000 years old. Lord Vishnu is about 5m (17 ft) long and is lying in a 13m (43 ft) long tank, as if floating, with His legs crossed. His four hands hold the four symbols of Vishnu: the chakra (disc), club, and conch-shell and lotus flower. Budhanilkantha literally means “old blue-throat.” Ananta has 11-hooded heads. It is believed that the deity was carved in the 7th or 8th century during the Licchavi period.


We will also visit Kathmandu darbar square to see the temple of living goddess Kumari, Kalbhairab and many more. We will also observe the way of lives of people and expression of religion and philosophy in the form of art including famous erotic art present in some of the hindu temples.

DAY 03: Continue Yoga, mediation and Buddhist class in morning and afternoon sightseeing.

Among our sightseeing, one will be to Dakshinkali, the temple of goddess on a saturday morning to see how the devotees pray hindu goddess. Also, observe animal slaughter as an offer to goddess, if you want to.

DAY 04: Continue Yoga, mediation and Buddhist class in morning and afternoon sightseeing.

We will visit Bhaktapur city.

In the evening, we will visit Baudhanath, the buddhist stupa and UNESCO listed world heritage cultural site, in an evening of full moon to observe candle lights lit for the pray of peace.

We will get a blessing and a preaching by a monk.

We will also visit Pashupatinath, the Shiva  temple on the way to Baudhanath.

DAY 05: Fly to Bhairahawa. Visit Lumbini, the birth place of Buddha and a UNESCO listed world heritage cultural site.

DAY 06: Sightseeing of Lumbini.

DAY 07: Fly back to Kathmandu.

DAY 08: Final Departure.