The birthplace of Lord Buddha, Lumbini is one of the most peaceful places in Nepal. Located in the Kapilavasta region, this place is ideal for meditation. It attracts the Buddhists from various parts of the world for the festivals conducted within the village.
Location: Lumbini, Kapilavasta
Known for: Buddhist Temples, Bodhi Tree, Ashokan Pillar, Lumbini Museum.
How to reach: Take a local bus to Lumbini from Kathmandu
Cost: No entry fee into the place. However, the entry fees will depend on the location you are visiting in Lumbini.
Operating hours: Open throughout the year.
Any precautions/ must carry items etc.: Wear traditional clothes before entering pilgrim places.
Type: Buddhist Monastery