city tour of Varanasi "city of light"

Tour Number

Activity Level

251619


Categories

Religious Heritage, Local Experience, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 2

Language(s)

explanation

Hindi (fluent), French (basic), English (advanced)

city tour of Varanasi "city of light"


This is a day tour where tourists can see incredible Varanasi in one day. It starts in the morning with boat ride and ends with evening arti ceremony at one of the auspicious ghat of Varanasi.

There are so many things that you can do in Varanasi but this tours brings to you what you must do in the city.

An important component of the tour is boat ride on the Ganges, Visiting to Kashiviswanth (Golden temple) a Jyotirlinga temple, Annapurna temple and Heriatge walking tour.

Later on you will have temple tour of southern part which includes Durga temple, Sankatmochan temple, Aghori temple and ashram, Benars Hindu University and its temple.

In the evening you will witness arti ceremony at dasaswamedh ghat.

Itinerary

Meet at your hotel in early morning and then proceed to Mother holy Ganges to witness spritiulism of Varanasi where women priest performs the yagn a and homage to to keep envirmmental peace and calm.
This is one of the important place for those who wants capture in their cameras

After that you will be taken to boat ride on the Ganges to see rituals and life of Varanasi at ghat and also you will see the cremation ground as Varanasi is known for city of moksha ( liberation)
After boat ride you will be taken to one of important temple (jyotirlinga ) linga of light where goal of Hindus life to visit to this temple.
And Heriatge walk in old part of twon.
Breakfast break
After breakfast visit to other important temples of Varanasi which includes a aghori temple, Durga temple, Sankat mochan temple, Manas temple and Benaras Hindu University and its temple.
Evening participate in arti ceremony at dsaswamedh ghat where devotees gathered do arti to mother holy Ganges.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Your hotel's Lobby

End location: Your hotel 's Entarnce

Duration: 8 hours

With lunch break and traffic might effect.

Transportation

There will be private descent car which has room for four person .me, two guest and driver.

What’s Included

Full day guided city tour of city of light.
Sight seeing by a descent car.
Morning boat ride on the Ganges.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

1000 rupees - Please have some small rupees with you since when you visit to temples or take photographs of sadhus then priest or local community expect some rupees from you.
Or if you want to try local food in the street.

What’s Extra

Any personal expenses.
Any expenses that are not included.

Restrictions

I am not a driver .I can accompany you in your vehicle.

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