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Buddhist Tour Sanchi And Udayagiri, Bhopal | 1 Day

1 Day
  • Bus, Airlines
  • 3 Stars Hotels
  • 5,416 metres
  • Delhi
  • Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March
  • Festival Tour
  • All meals during the trip
  • English
  • Easy to Moderate
  • 2-25
  • 1
  • 75
  • 2 - 25

Overview

In the ancient times the area surrounding the city of Bhopal and Bhopal itself was a major centre of Buddhism as Lord Buddha visited the nearby areas frequently and King Ashoka a disciple of Lord Buddha ruled the area thus many stupas were built in the area one such monument is “Sanchi Stupa” a UNESCO Heritage site located in the outskirts of Bhopal.

Highlights

  • Explore the Sanchi Stupa Complex's stupas, monasteries, and temples.
  • Witness the architectural Masterpiece Great Stupa
  • A tour of Sanchi Archeological Museum
  • Visit the ancient Indian temples found in the rock-cut Udayagiri Caves, which date back to the fifth century.

Itinerary

Day 1 :
Bhopal

  • The travellers will be pickup up either from Raja Bhoj Airport, Bhopal or their residence within the city limits of Bhopal.
  • In Bhopal, we will have breakfast before heading to Sanchi.
  • It takes one and a half hours to drive from Bhopal to this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Sanchi Stupa:One of the earliest stupas in India, it was built by Ashoka in the third century. The building’s architectural features, which include a three-umbrella structure symbolising the Buddha, the dharma (doctrine), and the sangha (community), as well as carvings of the Buddha’s life events, Jataka stories (about the Buddha’s previous lives), early Buddhist scenes, and auspicious symbols, make it a popular destination for Buddhists and those who enjoy architecture and history.
  • After a leisurely visit to Stupa, we will have lunch and further drive to Udayagiri Caves.
  • A 20 min drive later the caravan will reach 5th century caves.
  • Udayagiri Caves: These caves are a group of Jain and Hindu temples and monasteries. All are crafted out by cutting hills. Cave no 5 is called Varaha Cave and depicts Vishnu as “Varaha” a boar.
  • By the end of evening you will be dropped back at your hotel/residence or Airport within the city.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
3 Stars Hotel

Cost

The Cost Includes

  • Accommodation at 4/5-star hotels with all meals and taxes
  • Ac transport as per seating capacity
  • Tour guide and language expert
  • Airport pick up and drop
  • All transfers
  • Sightseeing
  • Sanitary essentials
  • All taxes related to hotels and transport
  • Entrance fee for monuments

The Cost Excludes

  • Personal expenses
  • Visa fee
  • Airport taxes
  • Porter charges at airport/railway
  • Any tips
  • Travel insurance
  • Single accommodation (available on request)
  • Visas or vaccinations

FAQs

What documents do I need for the trip?

You will typically need a valid passport with at least six months’ validity beyond your intended return date. Some countries may require a visa, so check the visa requirements for your destination and ensure you have obtained the necessary visas before traveling.

What should I pack for the trip?

It’s important to pack according to the climate and activities of your destination. Essentials include clothing appropriate for the weather, comfortable footwear, toiletries, medications, travel adapters, and important documents such as passports, visas, and travel insurance information.

Is travel insurance necessary?

While travel insurance is not mandatory for all trips, it is highly recommended. Travel insurance provides coverage for unforeseen events such as trip cancellations, medical emergencies, lost luggage, and other unexpected expenses. It offers peace of mind and financial protection during your travels.

How do I handle currency and payments while traveling?

It’s advisable to carry a combination of cash and cards. Research the currency used in your destination and exchange currency before your trip or withdraw cash from ATMs upon arrival. Notify your bank of your travel plans to avoid card issues abroad. Credit and debit cards are widely accepted, but it’s wise to carry some cash for smaller purchases and emergencies.

What safety precautions should I take during the trip?

Prioritize your safety by being aware of your surroundings, avoiding risky areas, and staying vigilant against scams and theft. Keep your valuables secure, use reputable transportation services, and follow local laws and customs. Stay updated on travel advisories and register with your embassy or consulate in case of emergencies.

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Buddhist Tour Sanchi And Udayagiri, Bhopal | 1 Day
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  • Professional Local Guide
  • Bus, Airlines
  • 3 Stars Hotels
  • 5,416 metres
  • Delhi
  • Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec, Jan, Feb, March
  • Festival Tour
  • All meals during the trip
  • English
  • Easy to Moderate
  • 2-25
  • 1
  • 75
  • 2 - 25