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Varanasi Tours

The oldest living cities in the world located in Uttar Pradesh state – Varanasi sacred city in Hinduism. Popular by the name of "Benares", it was also called as Kashi in ancient times. The best way to come closer to the city is by taking the interesting morning boat ride on the holy river Ganges. This will give you a picture of the early sacred rituals and offerings on Ghats. Enlighten evenings by occurrence a Maha Aarti on sacred Ghats of Ganges the view with the floating diyas on river looks magnificent. In the city street cornors you will find many Paan walas sitting (Pan Sellers) & selling Pan -  This mouth freshener is usually taken after meals especially in east India. Varanasi Silk products are world famouse. It is said in India that for wedding of a bride two things are essential one is groom and other is Banarsi Silk Saree.

Some of the main attractions of Varanasi are Durga Temple, Sankat Mochan Temple, Bharat Mata Temple, Benaras Hindu University. Situated just 10Kms from Varanasi is a delightful excursion tour option - Sarnath. This place is of great importance to Buddhist supporters as Lord Buddha had preached his speech after attaining enlightenment here.

Hotels in Varanasi:
The city offers a option of ample variety of accommodation starting from Budget non Air- conditioned Hotels to the luxury of 5 star deluxe hotels.

How to reach Varanasi :
Varanasi is connected with all major cities in India by rail and cities of North India and East India by excellent road transport system. Taxi and three wheeled auto rickshaws are the main means of transportation in Varanasi


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