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11-Hour Varanasi Day Tour: Sunrise and Sunset Boat Ride

Visit Varanasi to experience the stunning sunrise and sunset at Bank of The Holy Ganges River. Your experienced local guide will reveal all the secrets about Holy Ganges and Hinduism in Varanasi including the magnificent , Vishvanath Temple in BHU, Monkey Temple, Bharat Mata Temple and Varanasi City. Your journey will start at Ganges in the morning and, before night falls, we take you to Bank of river for a beautiful view of Aarti ceremony at sunset. Your private guide will ensure a personalized and enjoyable experience at all time.
  • Duration: 12 hours
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  • Duration: 12 hours
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Private Full-Day Varanasi Tour with Ganges River Boat Cruise

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.
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Duration: 14 hours
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Private Full-Day Tour of Varanasi including the Kashi Darshan

Benefit from personalized attention on this private tour of Varanasi. With round-trip private transportation included, there's no need to rent a car and you can simply focus on the scenery. Your guide will provide commentary tailored to your interests as you visit highlights such as the Ganga Ghats, the Sarnath, Kashi Vishwanath temple, and the Ganga aarti on a boat ride.
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 day
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Private Half-Day Walking Tour of Varanasi including the Golden Temple

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.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Varanasi Sightseeing Private Tour

Varanasi is also known as Banaras or Kashi, it is a city on the banks of the river Ganga. In this private tour customer will be picked at 5 am and will meet the guide at the meeting point and boat ride tour starts with exploring the beautiful sunrise. Soon after the boat ride back to the hotel and get ready for sightseeing. Sightseeing tour which starts with the pick up from the hotel for 9 am, where you can explore the famous Kashi Vishwanath temple followed by Durga temple, Tulsi Mansa temple, Sankat Mochan temple, Banaras Hindu University, Bharat Kala Bhavan Museum and at the end of the tour one can witness the beautiful Aarti at the banks of River Ganga and drop back to the hotel.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Private 3-Hour Night Tour With Ganga Aarti Boat Cruise and Dinner in Varanasi

Watch the evening Ganga Aarti ritual at Dashashwamedh Ghat during a 1-hour boat cruise on the Ganges River in Varanasi. After observing the sacred ritual in one of the most spiritual cities in India, your driver takes you to a restaurant for a buffet dinner. This private 3-hour tour can accommodate up to eight people, and includes boat cruise, dinner, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Duration: 4 hours
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3-Hour Varanasi Evening Aarti Tour

Spend three unforgettable hours in one of India's most ancient cities during this evening Aarti tour in Varanasi. Experience the beauty of this Hindu ritual where light is offered up to deities. Hear religious songs sung out into the night and watch as lamps are offered to the gods. Learn why locals say this city liberates the soul from the human body during this once in a lifetime cultural experience.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Early Morning Boat and Walk Tour

 Taking a sunrise cruise out onto the Ganges to see pilgrims worshiping on the banks of the river is the quintessential Varanasi experience. This early-morning tour offers a sunrise boat ride followed by a walking tour throughout the narrow lanes and alleys of Varanasi, an ideal way to familiarize yourself with this ancient holy city. 
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Varanasi Day Tour- One Day Tour

Varanasi in one day, a tour which includes 4 main sightseeing of Varanasi in one day .It’s the best option for those who have only a day to stay in Varanasi, which includes Early morning boat tour/city Tour (small walking tour of old city). Have breakfast in your hotel, later visit ancient sight Sarnath, which is famous for Buddha’s first sermon. Here you will visit a Buddhist temple, old ruins of Buddhist monasteries & Stupas.The ruins of Sarnath is a protected site by Archaeological Survey of India. A lush green campus with hundreds of small stupas, Mulagandha Kuti vihara,huge Stupa & monasteries.Once upon a time,it was great center of Buddhist era . Know the history & significance of stupas, tales of Buddha.Many Buddhist pilgrims & monks, those who come in India on Pilgrimage on the footsteps of Buddha. In the evening again drive to old city to watch the Ganga Aarti ceremony. Its worship of the Goddess of river Gang,with temple music & Sanskrit chants.Later back to hotel .
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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3-Hour Varanasi Walking Tour

This three-hour walking tour of the ancient city of Varanasi showcases the best of this iconic destination. Tour temples, shrines, historic buildings and lively markets as part of this all-inclusive experience. Navigate the narrow alleyways of Varanasi with your guide, learn about local life and gain a deeper understanding of cultures and traditions as you bear witness to pilgrims atoning for their sins in the Ganges River.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Full-Day Private Varanasi and Sarnath Tour including Ganges Boat Cruise

Discover top attractions in and around the holy city of Varanasi on a private full-day tour that begins with a sunrise boat ride on the Ganges River. You'll also see highlights such as Tulsi Manas Mandir, Banaras Hindu University, the mosque of Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb, and Sarnath — an important Buddhist site. Take a rickshaw through the city in the early evening and observe the aarti ceremony on the banks of the Ganges. Includes private guide and vehicle, buffet lunch, activities, and hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Duration: 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 12 hours
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Insight Varanasi Day Tour

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.
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Full-Day City Tour of Varanasi visit Sarnath Including Evening Ganga Aarti

See much of what Varanasi has to offer in a single day with this full-day city tour. In the morning, you'll visit a number of local temples open to foreigners before heading to lunch. In the afternoon, you’ll see Sarnath, the first place the Buddha preached after enlightenment. In the evening, you'll take a rickshaw ride to the Ganges River to watch the evening aarti ceremonies, in which prayers are offered to the river, along with candles and flowers.
  • Duration: 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 10 hours
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Private Tour: Full-Day Varanasi Tour including Sarnath and Evening Ganga Arti

Varanasi is the spiritual capital of India and also believed to be one of the oldest cities in the world. You'll travel back in time through 5,000 years of history on this epic full-day tour that takes you from the banks of the Ganges River to the narrow alleyways of this populous destination. Follow your local guide as you make your way to Sarnath, where Gautama Buddha delivered his first speech, and tour the the Sarnath Archeological Museum. Witness an evening Aarti ceremony at the Daswamedha Ghat and gain insight into Hindu practices and the rituals of local life.
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hrs
  • Duration: 8 to 9 hrs
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Private Full-Day Tour Ganga Aarti Ceremony from Varanasi

Enjoy a flexible itinerary and dedicated attention from your guide on this full-day private tour of Varanasi. You'll cover all of the important highlights in the city, in addition to attending a Ganga Aarti ceremony on the banks of the Ganges. Along the way, your guide will answer any questions and provide commentary tailored to your interests.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Full Day tour of Varanasi

See the highlights of Varanasi with your own private guide on a full-day tour. Get an early start to head to the Ganges River where you observe the morning prayer rituals. During the day, visit several temples including Bharat Mata Temple, Durga Temple, and Tulsi Manas Temple, and go to the holy Buddhist village of Sarnath in the afternoon. Finish the day with the evening aarti ceremony.
  • Duration: 1 day
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  • Duration: 1 day
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Varanasi Death and Rebirth Walk

Varanasi is renowned for being one of the most spiritual parts of India. Gain local insight into the Hindu cycles of death and rebirth on an evening tour of Varanasi, the perfect cultural introduction for travelers visiting India for the first time. Traveling by air-conditioned vehicle, you’ll visit top Varanasi attractions such as Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Manikarnika Ghat, and Dasaswamedh Ghat while your guide provides information integral to understanding their spiritual significance.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Evening Ganga Aarti Ceremony with Enchanting Banaras

Start at the given time with your tour guide to the old city by Car . Later walk with your guide to the ghats ,explore the life in evening light . After sometime you will ride on boat , watch the cremation , after knowing the rituals , we will drive back by boat to Ganga aarti ceremony . Know and learn about aarti rituals & its significance , later guide will drop you at your hotel . 
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Photography Walk Tours Varanasi

"Travelling is all about seeing new places and storing them in your memories to cherish life-long; photography holds a major role in our travels, so there is no better way to enjoy a memorable journey than by heading out on this photography tours of Varanasi. This experience is one of its kind which is designed to elevate your journey in the city of bring colors.1. Experience the famous, touristic, offbeat destination of the city in this walk, and capture the beauty of colorful lanes, houses, historical monuments in your camera.2. Experience the vibrant lives of the locals, region's cultural & architectural history, vivid hues and colours click the amazing portraits to stay with you life long.3. Our friendly storytellers will ensure that this a fun, enjoyable and unforgettable experience for you to remember for life."
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Free Walking Tour Varanasi

Experience authentic Varanasi on this amazing walking tour of the old town with our fun and entertaining storytellers specially trained by Yo Tours™. This walking tour will give you a great induction of the city, you will listen to wonderful stories about the city, its history and people, you will learn about its vibrant culture, fun facts and must do things in the city.You will walk with our highly trained, fun and energetic tour guide, from one point of attraction to another, for approximately 2 KMs; listening to the great stories of the past, learn about the culture, history and fun facts to truly enrich the experience of exploring the city.Yo Tours 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, this walking tour will be a unique, fun and memorable experience for you. Many of our guests say that "the walking tour with Yo Tours™ was the highlight of their visit to the city".
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Varanasi Tuk Tuk Tour

1. Explore the places without walking.2. Capture the beauty in your cameras.3. Different colors of lanes and houses.4. Historical monuments.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Sarnath- The craddle of Buddhism, A philosophical tour in Varanasi

• Varanasi has been the center of three religions - Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism. • Sarnath is one of the four most sacred cities of Buddhism. • It is a 4-5 hours long excursion.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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City Tour of famous Temples

all attractions are related to Hidusm, if travelers wish to have deep knowledge and experience,they should book this tour.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
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  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
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Tuk-Tuk Tours -Day Tour - 1 to 3 Persons

With tuk tuk tours, you get to see major sites of Varanasi such as Sarnath,Banaras Hindu University,Sankat Mochan Temple,Durga Temple,Tulsi Manas Temple
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Duration: 5 hours
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