Gandhara Civilization Tour - 10 Days

Gandhara Civilization

Taxila the center of the Gandhara civilization from the first millennium BC to the first millennium AD is the modern form of Takshashila. It was the seat of inspiration and learning that created an expansion of Buddhism throughout the region.

The Great Mauryan King

The great Mauryan king, who had embraced Buddhism, established his capital as the center of spiritual enlightenment. It was from here that Buddhism spread to the eastern regions through the northern valleys of Karakoram, the Himalayas and the Hindu Kush. Buddhism is just one aspect of the legacy of Gandhara. One can find lively impression of the Romans, Greeks, Huns, and Iranians. While Alexander the Great came here from the west, the famous Chinese pilgrim Xuanzang came from the east.

The vivid heritage of its golden period is preserved not only in the form of ancient artifacts and monuments, but it can also be observed in the daily life of its people. While visiting the historic cities of Taxila, Peshawar, Swat and many other places one can relive in the glorious period of Gandhara.

Gandhara Civilization

Ghandhara Trip Overview

Lahore-Peshawar-Takht-e-Bhai-Swat- Taxila-Islamabad

Best time:

All the year

Stay:

Hotels

Day 1

Arrival to Lahore, shifted to Hotel and street Dinner

Day 2

Full day city tour of Lahore, Participate the Pakistan, India Wahaga Border cermony

Day 3

Drive to Islamabad via Katas Temple

Day 4

Full day city tour of Islamabad & Rawalpindi

Day 5

Full day tour of Taxila, Panja Sahib, & Raja Bazaar Rawalpindi.

Day 6

Drive to Swat via Takht-e-Bhai (6 hours)

Day 7

Full day city tour of Swat

Day 8

Drive to Peshawar (4 hours).

Full day city tour of Peshawar

Home flight

Day 9

Full day city tour of Peshawar

Day 10

Home flight

The Trip Cost Includes

  • • All accommodation and meal described in the trip dossier
  • • All land transport involved in the itinerary

The Trip cost Excludes

  • • Travel insurance
  • • Pakistan’s Visa
  • • Tips for local guides and support staff
  • • Miscellaneous expenses - drinks and souvenirs etc

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Gandhara Civilization Tour

Trip Facts

  • 1-8
  • lahore-Islamabad-Peshawar
  • Lahore/Islamabad
  • Breakfast, lunch, Dinner
  • Hotel