Hike to Vishwa Shanti Stupa, Rajgir | Book Now @28% off
Timings: 09:00 AM to 04:00 PMStartpoint: Pandu Pokhar, RajgirEndpoint: Lower Station of Ratnagiri Hill RopewayAbout Vishwa Shanti Stupa:Constructed in 1965, Vishwa Shanti Stupa is a blazing-white, 40 m stupa that stands atop Ratnagiri Hill about 5 km south of town. Recesses in the stupa feature golden statues of Buddha in four stages of his life – birth, enlightenment, preaching, and death. A fun but wobbly single-person chairlift runs to the summit, which affords expansive views of hills and a few Jain shrines dotting the landscape. Next to the stupa, a Japanese-built peace pagoda reverberates to the rhythmic sound of meditative drum beats.With the Shanti Stupa Hiking in the Nalanda district, you shall be able to find peace in a place which is filled with lush green grasslands. Grasp the charming sights of the beautiful hills providing a perfect setting for the adventurous trekking expedition. About the trekking experience:- The trail goes through Pandu Pokhara to visit Hot Spring, Upper, Lower Pond, and Hindu Temple at Braham Kund. - A Track from Surya Kund to Gridha Kut and then from Gridha Kut to Ashokan Stupa. The trail goes through Vipuluchal Giri Mountain to Ratnagiri Mountain. - On the way, you will be visiting the Jain & Hindu Temple. - In the afternoon reach the Vishwa Shanti Stupa (World peace Pagoda) which is situated at the top of the hill of Ratnagiri. - One of the landmark monuments of world peace. Lord Budha delivered many important sermons. - On the way to the top of Ratnagiri Hill, several kinds of birds, trees, and plants can be seen.- After visiting Shanti Stupa and Gridha Kut, trek to Ashokan Stupa. The trail goes over the lush forest at and some places remain of the ancient cyclopean wall can be seen. - After crossing this trail we reach the highest point of track where Ashokan Stupa is situated. - It is a long and hard day, but it exciting to enjoy the view of the entire valley.How to reach?The location is situated in Rajgir which is 95km from Patna, exact location will be shared after the booking.Note: The minimum number of people required to book this package is 2 and the maximum number of people is 25.