Destination Covered :
Varanasi - Sarnath
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 Vishwnath temple, Durga temple and Tulasi Manas Temple in Varanasi
Day 01 : Arrival at Varanasi
Our Tour Executive will welcome you on reaching the Airport or Railway Station in Varanasi. He will assist you in the check-in process to the pre-booked hotel. On the way he will give a brief about your Varanasi tour and will hand over the tour documents on reaching the hotel.
In the evening, attend the grand Aarti (Hindu ritual) performed by several priests, reciting mantras along with the sound of bells, drums and cymbals. Stay overnight at hotel.
Day 02 : Varanasi Sightseeing - Sarnath Excursion
Cruise across the Ganges during sunrise, while observing the Hindu lifestyle and rituals. Take a stroll in the narrow lanes of Old Varanasi. Visit the area around Kashi Vishwnath Temple [Only Hindus are allowed to enter] also known as Golden Temple.
Later take a drive to Sarnath post breakfast and pay a visit to the Buddhist monuments and edifices covering Mulagandha Kuti Vihar, Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath Museum and Chaukhandi Stupa. Stay Overnight at Hotel.
Day 03 : BHU, City Tour - Departure
Go for city tour post breakfast. Visit Benaras Hindu University [BHU], Bharat Kala Bhawan, New Kashi Vishwnath temple, Durga temple, Bharat Mata Temple and Tulasi Manas Temple.
Then move towards airport to board a flight for a journey back home.