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Harsh M.

Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India

Namaste, this is Harsh from Varanasi. I am working as a professional freelance tour guide since 2010, with an objective to share my experience in a professional way at my home town, and to make your journey memorable for lifetime, I will help you to explore Varanasi as a local.

One can prefer to travel to Varanasi for a divine experience bonded with spirituality and diversity of various cultures.
I am a government approved tourist guide duly trained by the Ministry of Tourism and thus as a part of my training as well as interest I have picked this profession of being a tour guide, I have a sound knowledge of Indian History, Mythology, Cultures etc. which include the Hindu, Islamic, Buddhist and Jain mainly.
I can offer tours like morning on the Ganges, evening ceremony on the Ganges, Sarnath (Buddhist site) excursion tour, photography tours, savor of Varanasi (a local delicacy) etc. . . . there can be tour based on art and architecture, beside these regular tours one can pick tours based on sensing and experiencing the traditional Indian classical musical from Benaras gharana(House of music) and the journey between life and death(cremation) which is also an indispensable part of varanasi.
Besides working in the Religious city of Varanasi I have also lead the tours in Different other tourist destinations in India especially Buddhist pilgrimage sites and even I like to explore new places to serve the others with a wide range of tours. Depending upon the specific requirements of my guest I can even place the best-customised tour according to their compatibility and comfort zone.

Credentials

Completed the Vocational Training Programme in Tourism by the Government.
State level Tourist Guide License of 2009.
Participated as a volunteer in local cultural festival of Varanasi GANGA MAHOTSAV.
Worked as a Guide with a TV channel from Ukraine for a documentary on cremation.
Worked as a tourist guide with NAT GEO channel.

Restrictions

I am not a driver, but I can arrange a good quality car with a good driver for you, I can even assist you for travel related query in Varanasi.

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Private tour guide Harsh

Evening Ceremony on Ganges in Varanasi,...

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Enjoy a private tour on an illuminating religious ceremony on the bank,...

140 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

3 hours 30 min.

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Early Morning Ganges Private Tour in,...

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Morning boat ride in Ganges in Varanasi with a private guide

140 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

3 hours

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Sarnath the birthplace of Budddhism Excursion

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Private Tour at Buddhist site in Varanasi.

250 USD per tour

(for up to 3 people)

3 hours 30 min.

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