UTTAR PRADESH TOUR
8 Nights & 9 Days
Patna – Bodh Gaya: (Distance:- 125 Kms / Duration:- 04 Hrs Approx.)
Warm Greetings to your Uttar Pradesh tour. Arrive at Patna Airport (by 14:00 Noon) /Patna Rly Station (by 10:00 AM) meet our representative & proceed to have your lunch & then Drive to Bodh Gaya. (Guest will have to wait for co passengers at airport /Our Meeting Point till our other guest Arrive.) Dinner & Night Halt at Bodh Gaya.
Bodh Gaya – Varanasi: (Distance:- 255 Kms / Duration:- 06 Hrs Approx.)
Early morning visit Vishnupad Temple & perform the rituals (PIND DAAN) for your ancestors. After Breakfast visit The Mahabodhi Temple serves to be the main and most important attraction in Bodh Gaya. It was built in the 7th century, surrounding the Bodhi Tree that Buddha sat under whilst he attained enlightenment. Great Buddha Statue & Drive to Varanasi. Dinner & Night halt at Varanasi.
After Early Breakfast proceed on a Boat Tour on River Ganges visiting all the bathing Ghats followed by walk through the narrow lanes visiting the Golden Temple (Old Vishwanath Temple), Annapurna Devi Temple, Vishalakashi Temple, & Bhairav Nath Temple. In case you wish to perform some rituals/Pind Daan for your ancestors you may perform this morning. Later Visit Bharat Mata (Mother india)Mandir, Durga Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, Sankat Mochan Temple and the New Vishwanath Temple. Evening attend Ganga Arti at Dasaswamedh Ghat. Dinner & Night halt at Varanasi.
Varanasi –Prayagraj (Distance:- 121 Kms / Duration:-03 Approx.)
After Breakfast we proceed to visit Prayagraj- a beautiful city situated at the confluence of the River Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati. Upon arrival at Prayagraj, Visit sangam for a holy dip and later visit other religious and historical places such as Akshaya Vat, Hanuman Temple. Dinner & Night halt at Prayagraj.
Prayagraj – Chitrakoot - Prayagraj: (Distance:-130 Kms / Duration:-03 Approx.-One way)
After breakfast drive to Chitrakoot (Madhya Pradesh). According to Hindu Mythology Lord Rama, Sita and Lakshmana spent eleven and half years of their fourteen years of exile. Visit Ramghat, Kamadgiri, Bharat Milap, Janaki Kund, etc. Later return to Pryagraj and visit Anand bhavan, Swaraj Bhavan, Chandrasekhar Azad Park and Lalita Devi Temple. Dinner & Night stay in Prayagraj.
Prayagraj – Ayodhya : (Distance:- 215 Kms / Duration:-05 Approx.)
After breakfast proceed to Ayodhya- a popular pilgrimage centre. This town is closely associated with Lord Rama. Upon arrival visit Hanuman Garhi, Dashrath Mahal- the original residence of King Dashrath- the ruler of Ayodhya and father to Lord Sri Rama. Ram Janmabhumi, Kanak Bhavan- It is believed that this Bhawan was gifted to Devi Sita by Kaikai immediately after her marriage to Lord Rama. In the evening stroll around Ram ki paidi for amazing photography, Treta ke Thakur- where Lord Rama conducted Ashwadmedha Yagya. Further we witness a beautiful evening Aarti at Saryu Ghat. Dinner & night halt at Ayodhya.
Ayodhya –Chhapaiya- Lucknow : (Distance:- 230 Kms / Duration:-05 Approx.)
After an early breakfast, Proceed to Chhapaiya for Swaminarayan Temple, Chhapaiya - birth place of Lord Swaminarayan (1781-1830) and the main attraction of this place is the shrine of Swaminarayan. The saint was born here on 2nd April 1781, named as Sahjanand. Swami passed his early childhood in Chhapaiya. Arrive Lucknow and explore this land of Nawabs. Dinner & Night Halt at Lucknow.
Lucknow- Naimisaranya-Lucknow: (Distance:- 95 Kms / Duration:-02 Approx.-One way)
After breakfast, proceed to Naimisaranya. Naimisaranya Temple is a major pilgrimage center and attracts devotees from all over India. Naimisaranyam :Vishnu is considered to be an Aranya Swaroopi, or in other words, the forest of Naimisaranya, hallowed earlier on by the discourses on the great epics of India, by Vyasa Muni and Suka Muni - is considered as a manifestation of Vishnu and held in reverence and worship. The forest is considered to have been the abode of 60000 sages. Arrive Lucknow free for Shopping. Dinner & Night Halt at Lucknow.
After breakfast transfer to Lucknow airport with memorable experience of the tour conducted by Heena Tours & Travels. ( Flight to be booked after 12.00 Noon)