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Kashi Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple) Tours and Tickets

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Varanasi’s Kashi Vishwanath Temple is also called the Golden Temple, thanks to its pure gold spire and dome. The current building dates from 1780, but temples stood in the same place for centuries. Dedicated to the Hindu Lord Shiva—one of the most significant deities in the Hindu pantheon—Kashi Vishwanath is a major pilgrimage site.

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Varanasi Morning Boat Tour [RowBoat]
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Varanasi Morning Boat Tour [RowBoat]

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See the ancient city of Varanasi come to life as you make your way down the scenic Ganges River by boat. Observe Hindus practicing their morning rituals as the sun comes up along the banks of the river and learn about local customs and traditions from your expert guide.
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  • 3 hours
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Insight Varanasi Tour: Morning Boat Ride, Sarnath Tour & Evening Ganga Aarti
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Insight Varanasi Tour: Morning Boat Ride, Sarnath Tour & Evening Ganga Aarti

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This unique tour of Varanasi offers visitors an insider's look at local customs and traditions in one of the world's oldest living cities. Tour the Hindu and Buddhist sites with an expert guide, including the Ganga Ghats, where pilgrims come to absolve their sins and the Sarnath, where Buddha delivered his very first sermon.
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  • 14 hours
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Explore the Highlights of Varanasi

Explore the Highlights of Varanasi

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See the highlights of Varanasi with a local guide to show you around and provide context by booking this tour of the holy city. You'll walk along the Ganges River, past temples, cremation grounds, and a flower market, with stops along the way to sample snacks and drinks such as masala chai and lassi (a yogurt-based beverage).
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  • 2 to 4 hours
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$18.33
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Cultural & Spiritual Trails of Old Town Varanasi Guided Walking Tour

Cultural & Spiritual Trails of Old Town Varanasi Guided Walking Tour

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Varanasi is an ancient city with layers of history and culture, which can be difficult to decipher when touring independently. Take the stress out of exploring Varanasi’s maze of streets–and avoid the risk of getting lost–by joining a guided walking tour. Your guide will tell you fascinating stories about the city’s history and mythology. Find hidden spots that you might miss otherwise.
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  • 2 hours
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$10.05
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Pilgrimage Varanasi

Pilgrimage Varanasi

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Learn about Varanasi’s rich cultural and spiritual traditions on this private, guided tour, led by a guide. You'll have the chance to walk along the ghats that line the Ganges River, visit the birthplace of Buddhism at Sarnath, pay your respects at the famous Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and attend an evening prayer ceremony on the banks of the river.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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6-Day Private Tour of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, and Varanasi from Delhi
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6-Day Private Tour of Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, and Varanasi from Delhi

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Discover the treasures of four of India's most famous cities — Delhi, Agra, Jaipur, and Varanasi — on a 6-day Golden Triangle tour from Delhi. Take in UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Qutub Minar, Humayun's Tomb, the Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, Fatehpur Sikr, and Amber Fort, and watch spiritual ceremonies along the Ganges River in Varanasi. Travel in an air-conditioned private vehicle, see the attractions in each city with your guide, and have time to go shopping in the bazaars. Includes five nights of accommodation in 5-star hotels with breakfast.
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  • 6 days
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$563.89
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Temple Tours

Temple Tours

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Varanasi is a city of temples and although most people visit this city to perform pooja and to seek the blessings of the almighty, there is a lot that can refrain you from a smooth and gentle experience your deserve. We keep a track of the changes in the temple policies, the chaotic traffic and the often mismanaged entry -exit from the temples. Our instructor will not only act as your navigator from one temple to the other but also ensure that you learn about the temples and have a blessed and spiritual experience.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
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Varanasi tour in 2 days without accommodation

Varanasi tour in 2 days without accommodation

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Ideal for travelers short on time, this private Varanasi tour covers the best of the city’s cultural and religious sites in two days of sightseeing. Highlights include a guided walking tour of the old town, private sunrise boat rides on the Ganges River, and visiting Sarnath—a pilgrimage site where Buddha is believed to have preached his first sermon. Travelers also have the chance to observe an aarti ceremony, a mantra recitation accompanied by bells, drums, and cymbals.
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  • 2 days
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$100.00
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Private 5-Hour Varanasi Tour at Dawn Including Boat Ride

Private 5-Hour Varanasi Tour at Dawn Including Boat Ride

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If you’re looking for an enchanting experience of India’s religious traditions, opt for this private tour of Varanasi at dawn. Take a sunrise cruise down the holy Ganges River, see bodies publicly cremated at Manikarnika Ghat, and visit the famous Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath). See, too, pilgrims bathe at Assi Ghat and local wrestlers fight in mud pits during this cultural experience. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Varanasi are included.
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  • 5 hours
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$91.00
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Private Evening ceremony Aarti with Bazar & Street food

Private Evening ceremony Aarti with Bazar & Street food

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This is a unique tour which includes space to seat in Ganga aarti area, explore the street market, pass through narrow lanes & taste special local street food & drinks.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
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Varanasi tour in 3 days without accommodation

Varanasi tour in 3 days without accommodation

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Extremely delightful and totally affordable, this Varanasi tour package gives the real essence of this beautiful place. Tourists have highly rated this tour and it includes many exciting activities. The city’s secrets are unrivaled in a beautiful way and the true sense of India’s spirituality comes to light. From taking blessings from the sacred temples to bathing in the holy water, it is a life-changing experience. Highlights :  • Guided sunrise private boat tour • Guided visit to cremation ground • Guided Sarnath and city tour  • Guided visit to Ghat to witness prayer [Aarti ceremony] followed by releasing candle ritual in water  • Walk tour through Asia's largest spice market, flower market, famous food street
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  • 3 days
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$140.00
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3 Days Private Tour In Varanasi

3 Days Private Tour In Varanasi

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         Hinduism is the world’s oldest religion, according to many scholars, with roots and customs dating back more than 4,000 years. Today, with about 900 million followers, Hinduism is the third-largest religion, roughly 95% of the world Hindus live in India. Because the religion has no specific founder, it’s difficult to trace its origin and history. It is the compilation of many traditions and philosophies. The main theme of Hindu philosophy is Dharma (ethics/Duties), Artha (Prosperity/work). Kama (desires/Passion) and Moksha (Salvation). Hindu practices include rituals such as Puja (worship) and recitations, meditation, family- oriented rites of passage, annual festivals, and occasional pilgrim ages. Hinduism is commonly sub divided into six darsanas (philosophies), two school vedenta and yogam are currently the most prominent. Four major Hinduism modern currents are Vaishnavism, Shaivism, Shaktism and Smartism.
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  • 3 days
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Highlights of the Varanasi & Sarnath (Guided Fullday Sightseeing Tour by Car)

Highlights of the Varanasi & Sarnath (Guided Fullday Sightseeing Tour by Car)

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Varanasi has a different experiences to offer; gentle waters of the Ganges, ancient ghats, narrow serpentine alleys of city, the myriad temple spires, ashrams and devotional hymn. We coupled all these with an excursion to Sarnath which allows you to learn how this huge faith was founded and handcrafted the beautiful Highlights of Varanasi & Sarnath Tour in order to understand the true essence of Varanasi, its past, its spiritual journey & the roots of Buddhism. 1. Visit Sarnath's Buddhist Trails, and famous tourist destinations of Varanasi customized based on your requirement. 2. Capture the beauty of ancient ruins, stupas, ancient ghats, narrow serpentine alleys, the myriad temple spires of the city in your lens. 3. Understand a city's existence, diverse architectural style, tradition and religious legacy with lots of wonderful stories. 4. We follow a unique style of ‘infotainment’ to ensure that you enjoy the tour and don't get bored, irrespective of whether you love history or not.
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  • 8 hours
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Spiritual Tour of Bodhgaya & Varanasi (5 Days)

Spiritual Tour of Bodhgaya & Varanasi (5 Days)

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Follow in Buddha’s footsteps when you visit the spiritual sites of Nalanda, Rajgir, Bodhgaya, and Varanasi. Over four days this private tour will take you on a journey through the ancient cities, to historic temples, and on serene boat rides along the Ganges. Learn about the history of Buddhism in the places they happened. End the tour by visiting the gold-plated Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple.
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  • 4 days
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Morning boat and old city tour with official tour guide in varanasi

Morning boat and old city tour with official tour guide in varanasi

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This boat tour is combination of a boat ride and a walking tour of the southern part of the old city to explore the cultural diversity of Varanasi along with the oldest alive site in the whole Varanasi . It will be a complete guided tour who has vast knowledge of culture of Varanasi and about history of River Ganga and every bit of small thing related to the spots covering while early morning boat ride will be explained. It will take about 2-3 hours, which will cover the boat ride and covering few spot near the Ghats like visiting and watching cremations rituals, meeting Sadhus/Adhori near Ghats. Seeing d holiest temple of Hindus in d narrow lanes, a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva but popularly known as Golden temple because of 1 ton of gold leaf pasted on d walls of it, will leave u with some unforgettable pleasant memories...
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  • 3 to 4 hours
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Full day Guided City Tour of Varanasi in AC Car with a local

Full day Guided City Tour of Varanasi in AC Car with a local

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Get a comprehensive overview of Varanasi in a single day on this jam-packed tour. With a guide in the lead, you'll follow a carefully-curated itinerary designed to ensure you see the best of the city in just a day. Highlights include the Shri Durga Temple and Assi Ghat, the Tomb of Lal Khan, Banaras Hindu University, Ramnagar Fort, and others. Along the way, listen to in-depth narrative from your guide on the city's history and culture.
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  • 9 hours
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Private Varanasi City Tours for 02 Days

Private Varanasi City Tours for 02 Days

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Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. This ancient city, inhabited continuously for some 2,800 years (and counting), is one of the holiest places for Hindus. Devotees believe Varanasi is where they can break free from the cycle of rebirth and unite with the divine upon death. The conviction manifests in a profound intensity that pulses throughout the frenetic city.
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  • 1 day
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5-Day Private Sightseeing Tour of Varanasi Ayodhya and Prayag

5-Day Private Sightseeing Tour of Varanasi Ayodhya and Prayag

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Immerse yourself in India's cultural and spiritual heritage on this 5-day tour. You’ll start in Varanasi, considered the most sacred city on earth by many, to see temples and participate in an evening prayer ceremony. You'll then continue to the holy cities of Ayodhya and Prayag to visit more sacred temples still.
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  • 5 days
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Experience Varanasi in a 3 Days City Sightseeing Private Trip With Tour Guide

Experience Varanasi in a 3 Days City Sightseeing Private Trip With Tour Guide

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Varanasi is one the sacred places of India and one of the most visited tourist destinations in North India. It holds a special and much higher place according to Hindu customs and beliefs. It represents a perfect blend of physical, philosophical and supernatural elements. It is considered as a place where the soul can attain ultimate peace.  Highlights of Tour : • Attend the Grand Aarti Ceremony • Stroll around the lanes of Varanasi • Visit Mulagandha Kuti Vihar, Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath Museum at Sarnath • Explore Benaras Hindu University • Visit Kashi Vishwanath temple, Durga temple and Tulasi Manas Temple in Varanasi Covering Many Points including Tours to Banaras Ghats, Assi Ghat, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Banaras Hindu University, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Monkey Temple (Durga Temple) and other Mentioned Places in the Trip.
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  • 3 days
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4 Days Varanasi & Prayagraj tour package

4 Days Varanasi & Prayagraj tour package

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Varanasi bursts with religious fervor, ritual, and shrines: all potentially daunting for first-time visitors wanting a simple overview of the ancient city. This private 4-day tour combines all the must-dos—from visits to riverside ghats and temples to a River Ganges boat ride and prayer and aarti ceremonies—into one fuss-free, all-encompassing, and revealing experience. Visits to Sarnath and Prayagraj; plus guiding, private transport, and 3-star hotels are included.
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  • 4 days
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$300.00
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Private Full-Day : Varanasi Tour with Boat Ride

Private Full-Day : Varanasi Tour with Boat Ride

Explore Varanasi on a private full-day tour that includes a sunrise and sunset boat ride on the Ganges River. Visit landmarks in and around Varanasi including Banaras Hindu University (BHU)'s Bharat Kala Bhavan museum, and Dhamekh Stupa in Sarnath — an important Buddhist site. Finally, watch the evening aarti ceremony from the sunset boat cruise.
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  • 12 hours
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$226.67
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Private Half-Day Walking Tour of Varanasi including the Golden Temple

Private Half-Day Walking Tour of Varanasi including the Golden Temple

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Get a first-hand peek at Varanasi’s top highlights with this exclusive walking tour through India’s energy-filled spiritual capital. Choose between flexible tour offerings for personalized convenience. Opt for a dawn boat ride on the holy Ganges or get a front-row look at the city’s famous fire ceremonies. Along the way, you’ll also cover the cremation ghats, Vishwanath Temple, and off-the-beaten-track alley shops.
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  • 3 hours
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Varanasi Boat Ride and Ancient Temples Day Tour with Breakfast

Varanasi Boat Ride and Ancient Temples Day Tour with Breakfast

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Experience Varanasi on a sunrise cruise on the Ganges River followed by visits to several temples during a half-day tour accompanied by a private guide. Ride in a boat from Assi Ghat to Manikarnika Ghat, observe a puja ceremony at Kashi Vishwanath temple, and visit two more temples for a comprehensive overview of one of the world’s oldest living cities. Includes traditional vegetarian breakfast, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 5 hours
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$91.00
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$91.00
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Heritage Kashi Photography Tour(2 Hours guided walk to capture hues of Varanasi)

Heritage Kashi Photography Tour(2 Hours guided walk to capture hues of Varanasi)

Varanasi is indeed a photographer’s heaven, every photographer, amateur and professional alike, would consider Varanasi would want to go there at least once to capture one of the most colorful and lively areas of the world. 1. Ready your cameras to capture the hues of the holy city; it’s winding streets, ancient buildings, markets, houses and friendly local people who make it all so colorful and vibrant. Capture memories not just only pictures and store them in your memories to cherish life-long from this tour. 2. Join us on this amazing and completely offbeat experience of Varanasi; pass through the hustle and bustle of the city, soak up Varanasi's unique sights, architect and colorful lanes and its magnificent beauty on this tour. 3. You will explore the city's gems in unique style of ‘infotainment’ that you would easily miss exploring by our own and will make your journey to Varanasi truly special. By the end of tour you will develop a great perspective of the city, its culture.
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  • 2 hours
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