Tibetan Tranquility: Bangalore to Namdroling Monastery Day Tour
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Product Code : AGORA427
Embark on a transformative journey with our "Tibetan Tranquility" day tour, commencing with a 7:00 AM pick-up from your Bangalore hotel. As you venture into the heart of South India's largest Tibetan settlement, prepare to discover the awe-inspiring Namdroling Monastery, the Golden Temple, after a 5-hour scenic drive. Delve into the depths of Tibetan Buddhist art, culture, and spirituality in the serene surroundings of the monastery. Explore neighboring monasteries, meander through local markets, and absorb the rich Tibetan way of life, all before returning to Bangalore by 10:00 PM. This tour promises cherished memories of spiritual revelations and cultural insights.
7:00 AM - Commence Your Spiritual Odyssey: Pick-up in Bangalore
Your spiritual journey begins with a prompt 7:00 AM pick-up from your hotel in Bangalore. Prepare to embark on a soul-enriching adventure to Namdroling Monastery, the Golden Temple.
12:00 PM - Arrival at Namdroling Monastery: A Glimpse of Tibetan Tranquility
After a 5-hour drive, you arrive at the enchanting Namdroling Monastery, nestled within Bylakuppe, the largest Tibetan settlement in South India. The monastery beckons with its awe-inspiring Tibetan Buddhist architecture and serene ambiance.
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM - Dive into the Richness of Namdroling Monastery
Your immersion into the spiritual tapestry of Namdroling Monastery commences. Explore the intricacies of Tibetan Buddhist art and architecture as you wander the monastery complex. Witness the monks in their daily routines, partake in prayer rituals, and absorb the profound wisdom of Tibetan Buddhism, guided by your knowledgeable escort.
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM - A Satisfying Lunch Break
After a soul-enriching morning, it's time for a revitalizing lunch. Savor a delectable meal and recharge for the experiences that lie ahead.
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM - Discover the Tapestry of Tibetan Monasteries
Your journey through spirituality continues as you visit neighboring monasteries. Explore the distinctive features and cultural significance of Sera Jey Monastery, Sera Mey Monastery, and Tashi Lhunpo Monastery. Each enclave unveils its unique sect of Tibetan Buddhism and its cherished practices.
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Leisure Time in Bylakuppe
With a touch of leisure time, meander through the local markets, engage with the vibrant Tibetan community, and indulge in shopping for exquisite Tibetan handicrafts, jewelry, and mementos. Immerse yourself in the rich Tibetan culture, gaining a deep understanding of their way of life.
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Return to Bangalore: A Journey Back in Serenity
As the day's spiritual and cultural voyage comes to an end, commence your return journey to Bangalore, spanning approximately 230 kilometers and unfolding over about 5 hours. You will arrive back in Bangalore by 10:00 PM, concluding your enlightening day tour to Namdroling Monastery. Take with you cherished memories of spiritual revelations and cultural insights that will resonate with you for a lifetime.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.