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Kushinagar [1] is a city in Uttar Pradesh in India. It is the holy site of the Buddha Shakyamuni's death.

Get in[edit]

By road[edit]

Buses between Gorakhpur and Kushinagar are frequent and take around 2 hours.

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Indo-Japanese-Srilankan Temple.  edit
  • Eva's Mahaparinirvana Temple.  edit
  • Matha Kuar Shrine.  edit
  • Meditation Park.  edit
  • Museum of the Netherlands.  edit
  • Ramabhar Stupa.  edit
  • Thai temple.  edit

Do[edit][add listing]

Soak up the peaceful atmosphere, conducive to meditation and reflection.

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Yama Cafe
  • Restaurant at Pathik Niwas
  • Dhabas near Mahaparinirvana Temple

Sleep[edit][add listing]


  • Tibetan Monastery: both donation and by payment available

Mid range[edit]

  • Pathik Niwas: Uttar Pradesh tourism

Get out[edit]


  • Wear clothing that expresses respect for the sacred nature of the site.
  • Circumambulate the stupas and other sacred objects in a clockwise direction.
  • Preserve the peace and tranquillity.
  • Do not climb onto statues or other sacred objects.

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