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One Day Bodhgaya Tour

Explore the birthplace of Buddhism on a day trip to Bodhgaya from Varanasi. Visit the sacred Maha Bodhi Temple Complex, where Buddha attained enlightenment, and immerse yourself in the spiritual atmosphere. Your private guide will lead you through the complex and other historical sites, including temples and monasteries. Round-trip transportation by car is included for a comfortable and hassle-free journey

What’s included:

  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges (including GST)
  • Professional and government-approved tour guide

Skip-the-line entry for faster access to Mahabodhi Temple

  • Round-trip transportation in a private air-conditioned vehicle

What’s not included:

  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses (souvenirs, tips, etc.)


  • Early Start: Begin your journey with a packed breakfast from your hotel and depart for Bodhgaya at 5:00 AM.
  • Reaching Bodhgaya: Arrive in Bodhgaya around 10:00 AM and embark on your spiritual exploration.
  • Maha Bodhi Temple Complex: Immerse yourself in the heart of Buddhism at the Mahabodhi Temple Complex, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Witness the structure where Buddha attained enlightenment and experience the serene atmosphere.
  • Bodhi Tree: Pay homage to the sacred Bodhi Tree, under which Buddha achieved enlightenment.
  • Great Buddha Statue: Marvel at the towering 25-meter-high Japanese-style statue of Buddha, surrounded by smaller sculptures of his disciples.
  • Vishnupad Temple: Visit the Vishnupad Temple, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, and witness the sacred footprint enclosed in silver plates.
  • Monastery Exploration: Explore various prominent monasteries, such as the Thai, Vietnamese, and Japanese monasteries, each reflecting unique styles and traditions.
  • Optional Pind Daan Ritual: If you wish, participate in the Pind Daan rituals for your ancestors (additional cost applies).
  • Return to Varanasi: After a fulfilling day, relax on the drive back to Varanasi and get dropped off at your hotel.

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