Located along the west bank of the holy River Ganges in the state of Uttar Pradesh, the city of Varanasi is a sacred Hindu pilgrimage site that one of the oldest cities in the world. It has stood as a symbol of Hindu renaissance and preserved the traditions and rituals of Hindu philosophy since ancient times.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Varanasi Airport / Railway Station
Arrival at Varanasi and transfer to hotel. In afternoon proceed for the Bengali Tola walk. Winding through the streets and popping out onto the riverside will give you an insider’s look at the symbiotic life of the riverside people of Varanasi. Eventually, as you tour through the city you will end up on Bengali Tola, the street of the Bengalis, where you will be visiting the hidden Mother Goddess Kali shrines, and the vistas of life along the riverside. The tour continues to the historic ritual bathing site called Dashaswamedh, or the tenhorse sacrifice Ghat, where you will view an illuminated “Aarti” ceremony on the Dashashwamedh Ghat the perfect way to conclude this walking city tour.
Bathe Over 60,000 people come down to the waters edge every day to take a dip in the sacred waters of the Ganges. Try not to think too much about the dozens of sewage pipes ...
Day 2: Varanasi City Tour
In the morning, take a boat ride on the Ganges during sunrise (start about 5 am). View many ghats on the river such as Manikarnika Ghat (cremation Ghat). Return to hotel for breakfast. Later in the morning visit Sarnath. After attaining enlightenment at Bodh Gaya the Buddha went to Sarnath; and it was here that he preached his first discourse in the deer park to set in motion the 'Wheel of the Dharma'. The museum at Sarnath is amongst the most important in India and contains carvings representing a whole range of styles: archaic, the Mathura School, Gupta, past Gupta and Medieval -covering work of sculptors from the 3rd century B.C. to the 12th century A.D.
In the afternoon, you are free to explore the city on your own or to relax.
This deer park existed already during the Buddha's lifetime (528 BCE). good place to have fun and entertainment. Sarnath, a suburb of Varanasi, is a place of Buddhist ...
Deer Park, Varanasi, India
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Day 3: Varanasi Sightseeing
Early in the morning, you will be taken forThe programme 'Subah-e-Banaras' has begun with one-hour yoga session at 5am followed by two-hour music recital from 6 to 8am. The programme has been named so, with a view to sunrise from the ghats. Besides yoga and music, ancient practices like Yajna would also be added. The programme includes Morning Ganga Aarti with Shehnai and 'Mangalacharan' in morning ragas ,Post lunch you will proceed to visit Lamhi Village, The Lamhi village is the birthplace of the renowned Hindi and Urdu writer Munshi Premchand. Munshi Premchand acclaimed as the greatest narrator of the sorrows, joy and aspirations of the Indian Peasantry. , his fame as a writer went beyond the seven seas. In the village you will find many statues and human sculptures narrating the novel’s of this great writer, also Visit several cattle Farm, School and Agricultural fields here and Museum later return to Varanasi for an overnight stay OR You will go for a visit to the Rameshwar village. The village is situated on the bank of River Varuna on the sacred Path called “panch Kosh Marg” of Varanasi. During your visit to Rameshwar village you will visit their Cattle and Agricultural Farm and also visit the Sanskrit
Day 4: Departure
After breakfast, departure transfer to Airport or Railway.