Must see points of interest in Sarnath

Here's a list of Must see points of interest in Sarnath recommended by our experts:

Chaukhandi Stupa

Chaukhandi Stupa, Rishpattan Road, Sarnath, Varanasi, UP 221007, India

Chaukhandi Stupa. Constructed in the the 5th century, the stupa marks the spot where the Buddha met the five ascetics. The octagonal tower is of Islamic origin ...

Dhamekh Stupa

Dhamekh Stupa, Dharmpal Road, Sarnath, Varanasi, UP 221007, India

Dhamekh Stupa. Constructed by king Ashoka in 249 BCE to commemorate his pilgrimage to the Deer Park. It is believed that the stupa marks the exact spot where ... more

Dharmarajika Stupa

sarnath, Varanasi, Uttar pradesh , Sarnath
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The Dharmarajika stupa, built by the emperor Ashoka to enshrine the Buddha's relics, is situated at a short distance of Dhamek stupa(the spot where Buddha gave ... more

Mulagandhakuti Vihara

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh , Sarnath
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Mulagandha Kuti Vihar Sarnath is situated amidst brick ruins of ancient Sarnath, and is well known for its magnificent murals and frescos. This Buddhist Temple ... more

Ashoka Pillar

Sarnath, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221007, India
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The national symbol of India, the Lion capital of Ashoka stands tall at Sarnath. It is a sculpture of four Indian lions that are standing back to back and was... more

Sarnath Archeological Museum

Sarnath, Varanasi, Utter Pradesh- 221007
Phone: 0542-2595095,

This is the oldest site museum of the Archaeological Survey of India. Amid natural surroundings, lies the Archaeological Museum; which exhibits the Buddhist ... more

Bodhivriksha

sarnath, Varanasi, Uttar pradesh , Sarnath
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The holy Bodhi vriksha or the Bodhi Tree is considered as an important and famous trees by Buddhists as Gautam Buddha attained enlightenment under the Bodhi ...

Thai Temple

Sarnath, Varanasi, India
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This temple is built by the thai community, in thai architecture.

Nichigai Suzan Horinji Temple

sarnath, Varanasi, Uttar pradesh , Sarnath
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The Nichigai Suzan Horinji Temple is commonly referred to as 'Japanese Temple' by local guides and tourists. This one is in walking distance of the world-famous... more

Deer Park

Sarnath, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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Buddhism, an indigenous religion of the Indian sub-continent, is preached worldwide especially in countries like Nepal, Japan, Tibet, Thailand, Myanmar, etc. It... more