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A holy place for every Buddhist, Lumbini and the ancient ruins are associated with the birthplace of Buddha.
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Lumbini, Nepal
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All reviews maya devi bodhi tree holy place world heritage site sacred garden prayer flags peaceful place his mother century bc exact spot ashoka pillar gave birth no photography i'm glad buy a ticket early morning the main attraction
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I expected a lot more. There's a rather steep entry fee for non-Nepali visitors for the temple. Park is free of charge and OK but not very well kept. International monasteries are nice but not easy to visit ( I didn't). I spent a day...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

worth a visit, try to go in the evenings when the tour groups are gone, and you can have the place by twilight and night fall, maybe sit down and meditate

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank usharang
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Outside it looks like a normal temple. From inside it’s a excavation which should show where the exact birth place of Buddha should be. Maybe because i‘m not buddhist, i was expecting a little more. Beware also that you’re not allowed to take photos in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Lumbini the birthplace of Budhha...land of Budhha...very natural ...friendly peoples good for peace and enjoy the birthplace Of buddha Nepal

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rklama
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This being the birth place of Buddha (exact place is marked inside the Temple) is auspicious for Buddhists. However everyone in my opinion should visit this place associated with one of the greatest preacher. Visit is recommended with proper attire. Don't miss the tank where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

This is the one site in the zone that no one misses. Amazing that they actually have marked the exact spot of the Buddha's birth right here. I wish they would let you take pictures inside of it. I felt great being here for some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This month of the year it was really hot in here. 200 entrance fee for foreigners but worth to see it. Inside the building was nice and u can see the bricks belonging to 3 Bc. to 7 Ac. , Also marks of maya devi....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank shina_12
Reviewed 19 July 2018

I left the hotel fairly earlier, accompanied by my awesome guide, Dilip Kulung. It was already pretty hot, but I have never let Asia's high temperature detract my determination to visit historical sites, monuments, temples and ruins... And there was no way I would hesitate...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank TEL8491LOA
Reviewed 28 June 2018

#MyFamily'sTriNationExpedition - This was the first site we planned to visit, The Birth Place of Lord Buddha. Its 27 kms from nearest H01 highway intersection. You require a entry ticket per person and fees for car, we paid a total of INR 350 for 3...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank theRoadandtheRider
Reviewed 27 June 2018

When you will be here just thunk about sacrify of this place! Buddha was born here! Think, understand, try to be better or other...

Date of experience: June 2018
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Lumbini is situated at West part of Nepal. After you arrive at Nepal from flight you will land at kathmandu. There are two option to reach lumbini.. 1.From there you can take domestic flight of 25 minutes time to Bhairawa... More
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