Varanasi is a city in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh and the headquarters of Banaras district. It is known as Kashi, or Benares in English, and is one of India’s most visited tourist destinations. Located on the banks of Ghaghara River, Varanasi has been a religious center since ancient times. It’s also one of India’s oldest continuously inhabited cities and has many temples, ghats (steps leading down to the river), mosques and other historical sites that attract thousands every day.
Why choose our Varanasi package?
We know that Varanasi is a city of temples, ghats and culture. It has been one of the oldest cities in India and its history dates back to 5th century BC. It is also known as Kashi (city) or Banaras (holy city) for its many spectacular temples that are dotted around this beautiful place. The most important temple for Hindus is Kashi Vishwanath Temple where Lord Shiva sits on his mount “Nandi” every day at 4 AM to watch over his city. Here you can find all types of tourists coming here from different countries including China and Japan who are interested in visiting India’s famous holy places like Varanasi because they believe it has healing powers when they go there during their vacations; this makes it an attractive tourist destination!
Visit Sarnath with Varanasi Tour Package
Sarnath is a place of Buddhist pilgrimage, where it is believed that Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma. It is also the location of the Deer Park where Buddha is said to have given his first sermon. The Deer Park was built by Ashoka in 249 BC and later expanded by his son Mahinda when he became king after defeating an invasion by Greek armies from Taxila (modern-day Pakistan).
The site has been listed as one of UNESCO World Heritage Sites since 1978 because it contains some of India’s most important Buddhist monuments such as Stupa No 1, Stupa No 2 and Chaitya Hall.
Explore Ghats of Ganga River during Your Varanasi Trip
The most important attraction of Varanasi is the Ganga. Ganges is one of the holiest rivers in India and it flows through Varanasi. You can go for a boat ride on the river during your trip to this city. Bathing ghats are located on either side of river banks, where people perform ritual bathing before proceeding to their respective homes or temples. There are many temples around here that you can visit while exploring Ghats of Ganga River such as Manikarnika ghat, Sidi Vithal Mandir etc., which will give you an insight into history and culture associated with this place!
Travel by Train and Enjoy Varanasi by Night
Travel by train is the best way to enjoy the city of Varanasi. You can travel from Delhi to Varanasi by express trains, which are more comfortable than ordinary ones. You will have a chance to see this city in daylight and night, as it offers some amazing views of the river Ganges during daytime and after sunset when lights are lit up on all sides of its banks.
You can book your train ticket online at least 24 hours before departure time so that you get a seat reserved for yourself on board the train itself!
Experience the Art and Culture of Varanasi Tourism
Varanasi is known as the city of temples and it’s also a great place to visit if you want to see some of India’s most beautiful art. The city has over 1,000 temples, all with their own unique features that make them worth visiting. You can also check out the local markets where you will find many different kinds of goods being sold, such as jewelry and handicrafts made by local artisans. If you have time during your trip then why not spend some time shopping? It could be fun if there is someone else doing this with you so that everyone gets something different in return!
How to Reach Varanasi?
- Varanasi is well connected by air, rail and road.
- The city has a small airport at Bagdogra (Bagdogra Airport), which lies 80 km from the main city.
- The Kashi Vishwanath Temple is located on the bank of River Ganges just outside the city limits.
Things to Do in Banaras
- Visit Sarnath.
- Take a dip in Ganga.
- Visit temples and take some time off to relax or spend the day reading at one of the many bookshops around town. You can also shop for souvenirs or local handicrafts, such as pottery and carpets made from traditional materials like silk and wool. The night bazaar is another popular stop for tourists looking for something new to buy!
You can find a valuable 1 day tour to Varanasi at affordable prices where you will also get to see Sarnath, ghats of Ganga river, and be part of sightseeing of most important places in Banaras.
You can find a valuable Varanasi Tour Packages at affordable prices where you will also get to see Sarnath, ghats of Ganga river and be part of sightseeing of most important places in Banaras.
You can book your tickets online through our website or call us for more information on +91 – 8430080086
I hope you will enjoy your stay in Varanasi and Sarnath during this tour.