On this journey we follow the footsteps of Guru Rinpoche or Padmashambhava. Padmashambhava, lit. “He who came into being in a lotus” is believed to be born on the top of the precious lotus in Uddiyana, today’s Pakistan. Padmasambhava is venerated as the “second Buddha” by adherents of Tibetan Buddhism in Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan, the Himalayan states of India and elsewhere. A number of legends have grown around Padmasambhavas life and deeds, especially during his journey in the Himalayas. On this tour you discover with our expert guide the mountains and valleys of Nepal which played a pivotal role in the life cycle of Guru Rinpoche. In the mountains and hills of Nepal, Guru Rinpoche meditated and attained the state of enlightenment. Geomantic forces and divine myths, history and legends, make these places powerful sources of spiritual regeneration and psychic renewal.