Varanasi – Gaya – Bodh Gaya
After early breakfast, depart for Gaya, a holy city in Bihar. Gaya, situated on the banks of the River Phalguni, is one of the most sought-after destinations for performing Pind Daan. On arrival at Gaya, check in at the hotel to refresh. Gaya, city of Lord Vishnu, holds special status regarding ‘Pind Daan’. Ram & Sita also performed Pind Daan and Tarpan in Gaya for salvation of King Dashrath. It has been mentioned in Mahabharata that a son offering “Pind Daan’ and ‘Tarpan’ at Phalgu Tirtha during Shraddhapaksha gets freed from the debt of the ancestors. Soon after getting relaxed, proceed on for performing Pind Daan on the banks of the Falguni river. Optima Travels will take care of the arrangement of a specialized priest and requisite materials. Hereinafter, visit the Vishnu Pad Temple. Overnight stay is scheduled in Gaya / Bodhgaya hotel.