Spiritual Varanasi Tour

​2 days approximately
  • varanasi1
  • varanasi2
  • varanasi3
  • varanasi4

Description

Enjoy the spiritual personality of India by visiting the cultural capital of the country in this spiritual Varanasi Tour. Admire the spiritualism and the blend of religions that paint the city and adds to its picturesque charm.
Situated on the western bank of the Yakima River, Varanasi has been carrying the torch of Indian culture and tradition for eons passing it down from generation to generation. Your tour will begin with a pick up from your hotel in Varanasi, the Varanasi airport or Varanasi railway junction. Admire the amalgamation of various religions as you witness Buddhist stupas, Hindu temples, ghats, Jain temples and ashrams lining the streets of Varanasi adding to its spiritual and philosophical charm.

Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of Sarnath which is regarded as one of the holiest and sacred Buddhist sites. Next, visit the Sarnath Museum which houses remarkable exhibits of Buddhist culture, art and treasure. For the second day, you will experience an early morning boat ride on the holy river of Ganges. You will come across the cremation area and bathing ghats. Additionally, you will visit many famous temples and holy structures like Banaras Hindu University, Bharat Kala Bhavan and other ruins that showcase fine craftsmanship and a unique appeal. You will also stand the chance to witness the daily evening rituals at the banks of the Ganges river to make this spiritual Varanasi Tour all the more spiritual.

Departure/ return location:Varanasi
Tour duration: ​​​2 days approximately

INCLUDED
Hotel accommodation for 2 nights in 4 star hotel Pick up and drop off from hotel airport or train station in Varanasi
Entrance fees to all attractions Ganges river boat ride
Continental breakfast Driver guide
NOT INCLUDED
Meals and refreshments unless specified Gratuities (recommended)
Souvenir photos (available to buy)

Highlights

  • Private tour including your travel companions and a driver guide.
  • Discover the local streets of Varanasi with a walking tour.
  • Observe the sacred city from the Ganges river on a boat tour.
  • Enjoy the company of a friendly and attentive guide who will narrate all the interesting details throughout the tour.
  • Inclusive of transport throughout the entire tour.

Itinerary

1

Day 1

You will be picked up from Varanasi Airport, Varanasi junction Railway Station or your Varanasi hotel and taken to your hotel for check-in. After some leisure time you will be taken the the UNESCO world heritage site, Sarnath. Visit Sarnath museum also to view many Buddhist art and treasures. Finally, you will be taken back to your hotel.

2

Day 2

Experience an early morning boat ride across the holy river Ganges giving you the opportunity to view the ghats and the cremation area.
Return back to your hotel for breakfast. Then, visit some famous temples in the area and then the Bharat Kala Bhavan, Banaras Hindu University and many other holy structures.
In the evening observe the daily evening religious rituals that is held on the banks of Ganges. Finally, you will be dropped back at your hotel.

3

Day 3

You will be dropped at the Varanasi Junction Railway Station, your Varanasi hotel or Varanasi airport after your breakfast.

Book the tour
Pay on Arival
How It Works