Lumbini, Nepal

Lumbini, Nepal

Lumbini, Nepal (credit)

#1 in Best Places to Visit in Nepal – Lumbini, to the Buddhists, is a particularly important and significant site since it is believed that it was the place where Siddhartha Gautama was born (the exact spot of birthplace is now marked by Ashokan Pillar).

Lumbini Nepal Attractions

Nowadays Lumbini has become a destination for hundreds of thousands of pilgrims and it is also a UNESCO heritage site. The site is rich in numerous archaeological sites and there are several temples that are worth visiting too e.g. the Myanmar Temple, International Gautami Nuns Temple, Maya Devi Temple and some others. Visitors are also kindly welcome to go to see the Lumbini Museum where it is possible to find lots of information about the history of the place and see the historical items discovered on the site.

Myanmar Temple

Myanmar Temple

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