We provide Varanasi Walking tour also in which one can enjoy & experience the City life of Varanasi. People from all over India reside in the old part of Varanasi and a tour through its narrow lanes is an adventure should not be missed. It is a land of various types of colour, smells & sounds. A combination of Tastes, Art & Culture of beautiful people set amongst an array of ancient architecture & carvings await you. It is in Varanasi that you will find all these aspects of India in absolute abundance. When passing through the residential areas, you will feel a sense of community all around you and this spirit exists in every neighbourhood.
If you chat with a local in Varanasi, you'll soon discover that the city is made up almost entirely of legends. In fact, it is impossible to figure out where myth ends and history begins. The river Ganges, the temples and the ghats are the sites of many mythological stories from the ancient Puranas, imbuing Varanasi with extraordinary sanctity. Apart from being a sacred Hindu tirtha (crossing-point or ford, literally a place where you cross over into the next world), Varanasi is sacred to Buddhists and Jains as well.
01-Evening Walk With Ganga Aarti
It`s a truly amazing experience of the holy city that one may enjoy while on a trip to Varanasi. It’s a walk through lanes, bazaars, Ghats and at the end has an experience of the vibrant and choreographed Aarti ceremony the city is known for. This is a highly recommended tour and is a more holistic way to experience the city of temples, the city of eternity, city where souls attain Nirvana.
Places covered: Godowlia Market, Vishwanath Gali, Bangles Market, Khoya Gali, Thathehri Gali, Kachori Gali, Nariyal bazar, Kites Market, Dal Mandi, Kinari Bazar, Chowk Area, Flower Market, Evening Aarti.
Start Point –Hotel ⇔ Mazda Parking , Gawdoliya Varanasi
Duration of Tour – 3.30 Hours (4.00pm to 7.30pm)
02-Morning Boat Ride With Temple Tour
Benares is known as the City of Temples. This tour is recommended to start your day by experiencing local people offering prayers to their deities, making a visit to popular temples and shrines, experiencing early Morning Aarti and Sunrise over river Ganges, indulging into Subah-e-Banaras activity and seeing places of history and interest. The golden hue of morning in the holy city is worth to capture while sipping down the local Chai.
Places covered: AssiGhat, Rani Laxmibai Birthplace, LolarkKund, Wrestling Joint (Akhara), TulsiGhaat, DurgaKund, Monkey Temple, Boat Ride, Morning Aarti,
Start Point– Hotel ⇔ Assi Ghat
Duration of Tour– 3.5 Hours (5am to 8.30am).
It`s journey to the heart of the city where one can experience the lifestyle of people, feel the culture of the city closely and get wowed by the simple awesomeness of the serpentine lanes. It`s a journey that will foster Travellers to become a part of the city forever. See the life of local people living in the lanes through “Walk of Heritage Hidden Lanes” and also visit places like Weavers Haveli, Nepali Temple, Vegetables Market and many more places.
Places covered: Manikarnika Lane, Vishalakshi Temple, Nepali Temple, Lalita Ghat, ManikarnikaGhaat, Matri Rin Mandir, Kashi Karwat.
Start Point – Hotel ⇔ Mazda Parking Luxa Road
Duration of Tour – 3 Hours (6 am to 09 am)
Now Varanasi mornings are not limited to Boat Rides only. Walks of Varanasi`s Bi-Cycle Tour is a new and fresh approach of excursion in the holy city. This tour takes you to almost every corner of the city within a time, thus ensuring an experience which is ecstatic and memorable one. This tour is all about seeing the city in its raw form early morning, watching local people and priests offering prayer to their deities and gods on the ghats, insight of temples, breakfast culture, sumptuous delicacies and of course riding your way on the Bi-Cycle to kick start a fresh day in the city. It`s also a great way to have a fun filled ride in the serpentine yet colourful lanes of Benares. This tour is spearheaded by our escorts who are students of Banaras Hindu University and they let you experience the city local way.
Places covered: Banaras Hindu University, New Vishwanath Temple, SankatMochan, Tulsi Manas, Durga Kund, Assi Ghat, Rani Laxmi Bai, Lolark Kund,Lanka.
Meeting Point –Hotel ⇔ New Vishwanath Temple Cycle Parking, BHU. / Lanka
Duration of Tour – 3 hours (morning 6am to 9am)