Lumbini Helicopter Tour

Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha, is a sacred site located in the Rupandehi district of Nepal. It is one of the most important pilgrimage destinations for Buddhists and attracts visitors from all over the world. The Lumbini Helicopter Tour, organized by Khojnu, offers a unique and exciting way to explore this sacred site. Overview: The Lumbini Helicopter Tour is a one-day tour that takes you on a thrilling helicopter ride over the beautiful landscapes of Nepal, followed by a visit to the sacred site of Lumbini. 

The tour starts early in the morning from Kathmandu and takes you to Lumbini, where you will have the opportunity to explore the various temples and monasteries in the area. The tour also includes a visit to the Mayadevi Temple, where Lord Buddha is said to have been born. 


The tour includes a round-trip helicopter ride from Kathmandu to Lumbini, which takes about 2 hours in total. The helicopter is equipped with comfortable seats and large windows, providing breathtaking views of the landscapes below. It also includes a visit to the Lumbini Museum, where you can learn more about the history and culture of the area.

Khojnu offers a visit to the Ashoka Pillar, which was erected by the Indian Emperor Ashoka in 249 BC to mark the spot where Lord Buddha was born. The pillar bears an inscription that testifies to the visit of Emperor Ashoka to Lumbini. It also includes a visit to the Monastic Zone, where you can see the various temples and monasteries built by different countries in the area, and a visit to the Puskarini Pond, where Queen Mayadevi is said to have taken a bath before giving birth to Lord Buddha. The pond is considered sacred by Buddhists and is an important pilgrimage site. Visitors can also take a dip in the pond, which is believed to bring good luck. The tour also includes a visit to the World Peace Pagoda, a beautiful white stupa built by the Japanese monk, Nishida Roshi. The pagoda is a symbol of peace and offers a panoramic view of the surrounding area. Visitors can also walk around the pagoda and offer prayers and make wishes. 


The tour itinerary is as follows: 

6:00 AM: Departure from Kathmandu 

8:00 AM: Arrival at Lumbini 

8:30 AM: Visit the Mayadevi Temple 

9:30 AM: Visit the Lumbini Museum 

Noon: Departure from Lumbini 

2:00 PM: Arrival back in Kathmandu


The cost of the tour is $800 per person. The cost includes the round-trip helicopter ride, transportation to and from the helicopter, and all entry fees. 

Lumbini Helicopter Tour is an excellent opportunity to explore one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Buddhism uniquely and excitingly. The tour is organized by Khojnu, a reputable tour operator with a team of experienced guides who will ensure that you have a memorable experience. It is also important to note that the helicopter tour may be subject to weather conditions and may be canceled if the weather is not suitable for flying.

So if you are interested in Lumbini Helicopter Tour, please contact us through our website and book your tickets.

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