Mahaparnirvan express

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Day 1 Delhi Red Fort, Humayuns Tomb, Jama Masjid, Qutab Minar, India Gate
Day 2 Gaya Bodhgaya
Day 3 Nalanda Nalanda University
Day 4 Varanasi Boat Rides on The Ganges, Ganga Aarti, Spirituality, Sarnath
Day 5 Gorakhpur Shrines
Day 6 Kushinagar Mayadevi Temple, Ashoka Pillar
Day 7 Gonda Dhamek Stupa
Day 8 Agra Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikri, Akbar Mausoleum or Sikandra Fort, Tonga Ride

Welcome to an 8 days tour to prominent Buddhist pilgrim destinations in East India by the special luxurious train Mahaparnirvan Express that will take you on a spiritual tour with all the facilities to make your journey convenient and worthwhile.

Mahaparnirvan Express is an affordable luxury train dedicated to the pilgrims and devotees to make your devotional journey hassel free from arduous car drive and by taking care of your needs with utmost precision you will be left to utilize time for yourself to transcend into spirituality by discovering the path to enlightenment with the Buddhist circuit special train.

You begin your serene journey from Delhi in a most tranquil manner. Enjoy the peaceful ambience with steaming cup of relaxing tea/coffee followed by sumptuous hot meal before getting into your comfortable bed. Open your eyes in Gaya where Gautama Siddhartha reached the sylvan banks of Falgu River and sat in meditation under a bodhi tree. After three days and three nights of meditation, Siddhartha attained enlightenment. He then spent seven weeks at seven different spots in the vicinity meditating and considering his experience. After seven weeks, he traveled to Sarnath, where he began teaching Buddhism. You can feel the ecstatic pleasure at those seven spots and sit under Bodhi tree for meditaion. Return to your moving delight to revamp yourself after walking through all the important shrines. Indulge in superior experience exchanges while you are comfortably transported to the next destination Nalanda. The Buddha stayed at Nalanda several times and would usually reside in Pavarikas mango grove, and while there he had discussions with Upali-Gahapati and Dighatapassi, with Kevatta, and also several conversations with Asibandhakaputta. Do visit the world famous Nalanda University.

Next find yourself in holy city Varanasi when you wake up from a wallowed sleep. Take a dip in majesctic River Ganga then visit Rishipattana where the spiritual guru Goutham Budha found his first five followers. Then travel in ecstasy to Garakhpur followed by Lumbini, to visit the exotic Buddisht shrines where Gautama Buddha lived between approximately 563 BCE and 483 BCE.

While your personal care and needs are taken care by expert attendants, enjoying the blissful state you reach Agra to explore beautiful Taj Mahal. You then travel to Delhi to return to your hometown after an impressive insightful journey.

While in the state of complete bliss, fly back home safely, to return for more.

MIH Advantages

We have put in a lot of effort to develop the following competencies, so that we can always provide a delightful experience to our guests.


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  • This helps us provide exclusive insider access to our guests and create exclusive one-off experiences that are unique and often difficult to arrange.
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