Great Drigung Kagyud Lotus Stupa
This truly extravagant stupa is one of the most beautiful buildings here and was constructed by the German Tara Foundation. The domed...
Royal Thai Buddhist Monastery
Close to the north end of the pond, this stunning and imposing wat (Thai-style monastery) is built from gleaming white marble.
Nepal Vajrayana Mahavihara Temple
This tiered-roof temple representing Nepal is almost complete, but was still being constructed at the time of research.
Peace Land Restaurant
Popular with locals, this lime-green restaurant has tasty chicken chow mein, curries and cold beer.
Lumbini Museum information
Tucked away at the northern end of the compound, this museum is devoted to the life of the Buddha, with artefacts and photos from Buddhist sites around the world.