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Places to Visit in Varanasi

Things to do in Varanasi

The cultural capital of India, Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh is a major center for spiritualism, mysticism, Hinduism and Indian philosophy. Also known as Benares and Kashi, Varanasi is one of the oldest surviving cities worldwide and an important pilgrimage destination not only for Hindus, but for Buddhists and Jains as well.

Home to numerous Hindu temples, ashrams and ghats, which are among the main attractions for visitors, Varanasi also boasts of several Buddhist Stupas and Jain temples. A melting pot of Indian civilization, Varanasi receives hordes of pilgrims and devotees every year from all corners of the world, who are attracted by the religious places and other attractions of the town.

Since time immemorial, Varanasi has continued to be an important cultural and religious centre in northern India. Besides, the city is also famous for the Benares Gharana (school) of Indian classical music developed here. Another prominent feature about Varanasi is that the town houses the distinguished Banaras Hindu University. At various points of time in history, Varanasi served home to many an eminent Indian philosopher, poet, writer, and musician. The local people of Varanasi are famous as advocates of literature, music, Vedic philosophy, arts, crafts and architecture.

Varanasi Day Tour Sightseeing

Day 1: Visit Ganges Ghats early morning. Enjoy Sunrise Boating across the River Ganges. Visit the numerous temples alongside river Ganges and get a closer view of Hinduism being in Varanasi. In evening Take a walk in the narrow streets of Old Varanasi. Also visit Kashi Vishwnath temple (Golden Temple). In evening enjoy Sunset boating across the River Ganges.

Day 2: Visit Sarnath to get the glimpses of Buddhist monuments and edifices. In the evening, witness the major attraction of Varanasi the grand aarti performed by several priests on the banks of River Ganges. You will get to hear the majestic blended sound of Sanskrit mantras, drums, bells and cymbals.




Distance from major cities
Khajuraho 385 kms
Agra 600 kms
Delhi 800 kms


How to reach there
Varanasi Airport is well connected with all major cities of India.
Varanasi Railway Station is well connected with Delhi, Calcutta, Mumbai and all major cities of India.
Varanasi is well connected to all major cities of the state of Uttar Pradesh.




Frequently Asked Questions


Best time to visit India?

The best time to visit India is between October and March when the monsoon rains have ceased and the country is largely warm and dry. The climate does vary considerably by region though this is the peak travel season in Rajasthan and Kerala due to the agreeable weather conditions.

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Which places should I visit in India?

The most visited regions in India is Rajasthan and Kerala. Rajasthan is in North India and Kerala is in South India. Rajasthan is known for fairs and festivals, songs and ballads, folklore and folktales, and the traditional costumes these are still the part of the colourful and captivating state of Rajasthan.

Apart from Rajasthan in North India Agra, Orchha, Khajuraho and Varanasi are also the most visited places.

In South India Kerala is perhaps the most beautiful region on earth. It is less of a tour and more of a chance to find your peace, with a bit of sightseeing along the way. Kerala is also known for Kerala Backwaters, Ayurveda and Yoga.

Apart from Kerala Tamil Nadu is equally most visited place in South India. Tamil Nadu is mainly known for the ancient temples in India. If still you are confused which place to visit, please cunsult CozyNuk tour expert to help you.


How much does it cost to visit India?

Cost of tours depends on the category of hotels, transportation, air-fair and services. Off-season, high season and peak season also put major effect on the cost of tour. The more higher you go, the more you pay. Please go through below per person per day cost, for your reference:

1. Budget Tour : Less than 70 Euro / 80 USD
2. Medium Tour : 70 Eu to 150 Euro / 80 USD to 170 USD
3. Luxury Tour : 150 Eu to 250 Euro / 170 USD to 285 USD
4. High-End Tour : Above 250 Euro / Above 285 USD

In Budget Tours guests will get clean and decent 3 star to 4 star mixed category hotels and executive car with driver, with all expenses covered. Please consult CozyNuk tour advisor to set your holidays within your budget.


What are the best selling tours of India?

Most popular and best selling travel itineraries we have already given in our India tour packages. Check out few best selling tours of India. Book now to get the best deals:

1. 12 Days Kerala Ayurveda and Yoga Tour @ 1350 USD / 1210 Eur
2. 15 Days Best of Rajasthan @ 895 USD / 815 Eur
3. 13 Days Best of North India @ 900 USD / 820 Eur
4. 15 Days Best of North India and Nepal @ 1050 USD / 956 Eur
5. 6 Days Taj Mahal Tour from Delhi @ 360 USD / 325 Eur

If you want any specific theme or idea of your own holidays, please contact CozyNuk tour expert to help you.


Can I choose my own travel dates?

CozyNuk offers personalized & individual organized tours upto any number of travelers and can be started at any time of the year. Our package tours are based on private departures, where you are benefit from having a private executive car and freedom to stop en-route for breaks or for photographic opportunities. Also note that our tours can be customized according to your holidays and your interest.


Do you have Ayurveda and Yoga tours?

Ayurveda and Yoga tour is one of the most best selling tours of India. We have 10 days, 12 days and 15 days tour of Ayurveda and Yoga with other tourist places in Kerala. Ayurveda and Yoga tour includes 5 days Rejuvenation Therapy program with early morning yoga sessions during the treatment program.

1. 10 Days Tourism & Yoga - Kerala Retreat
2. 12 Days Kerala Ayurveda and Yoga Tour
3. 15 Días Kerala Ayurveda and Yoga Tour