Day 01:-VaranasiArrival Local
Pick-up fromAirport/Railway station and check in to Hotel. At evening, get ready toexperience one of the most memorable moments of your life, as you will be takento River Ganges. Enjoy Ganga Aarti. Get a glimpse of the spiritualism at the GangaGhats (river front).Can enjoy the Ganga Aarti on Boat (optional and by own cost).Night stay at Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 02:-Varanasi-BoatRide at sunrise-Temple Tour
Early morning, wewill be taken for a boat ride on the Ganges. It is a mystical and spiritualexperience as you watch people offering water to the Sun God and devoteestaking holy dip in the Ganges. We will visit all the famous Ghats of Varanasivia boat. Latter visit the most religious Kashi Vishwanath temple, Annapurna Temple. Come back to hotel for breakfast.After breakfast,visit to famous Temples of Varanasi like BHU, ( Birla Temple , Bharat Kala Bhawan, Museum), Manas Mandir, Sankat Mochan, DurgaTemple(Hanuman temple/Monkey Temple), Tridev Temple, TheBharat Mata temple.In evening haveleisure time for Shopping in Varanasi (optional and by your own). Nightstay at Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 03 : -Varanasi-Sarnath-Ramnagar
Early morning, wewill be again taken for a bath on the Ganges. It is a mystical and spiritual experienceas you watch people offering water to the Sun God and devotees taking holy dipin the Ganges.(as per your wish) then come to hotel.After breakfast, wewill be taken for an excursion to Sarnath. Sarnath is the place where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon to his disciples in deer park. Theattractions at Sarnath are the Buddha temples, the Dhamekha stupa,Chaukhandistupa and the Archaeological Museum.Latter we willvisit Ramnagar Fort Formerly the residence of Maharaja ofBenaras, this 17th century stronghold is best seen from the river. Reached viaa dilapidated bridge or by ferry during the monsoon season, the fort alsocontains an interesting museum that contains some elaborate relics. Expect tosee everything from gruesome elephant traps to astrological clocks andrazor-sharp swords. Night stay at Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 04 : -Varanasi-Allahabad- (150 km- 03 Hrs) Varanasi (150 km- 03 Hrs)
After breakfast,drive to Allahabad where we will enjoy a bath on the Sangam(where Holy River Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati confluence ). It is a mystical andspiritual experience as you watch people offering water to the Sun God anddevotees taking dip in Sangam point.
Note- to reach nearSangam, you have to hire a boat(by your own).Latter we willcover the other spot in Allahabad like Hanuman Temple, Anand Bhavan - one ofthe country’s best-running museums in memory of Jawahar Nehru. SwarajBhawan - the house where the former Prime Minister of India Mrs. Indira Gandhiwas born. Bharadwaj park.Latter drive backto Varanasi. Night stay at Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 05 :-Varanasi-Ayodhya(225 Km- 04 Hrs)-Varanasi(225 Km- 04 Hrs)
After breakfastdrive to Ayodhya , first we go for Sarayu River take a baththere .(as per your wish) then Visit to RAMA JANMA BHOOMI – a temple of LordRam. Ramayana states that river Sayaru’s bank is the birthplace of lord Rama.The 7th avatar of Vishnu, Lord Rama is believed to be taken birth here. In thesixteenth century, Babur, the Mughal emperor built mosque “Babri Mosque” at theplace where Rama took birth but it was destroyed in 1992.Currently stay hasbeen put on that Land for creation of new temple by Supreme court of India.
HANUMAN GARHI TEMPLE –Hanuman Garhi is an ancient templesituated in the center of the town, which houses a statue of child Hanumanseated at the lap of mother Anjani. There is a belief that Hanuman lived herein a cave and guarded the Janam bhoomi of Ram. The structure of this famousshrine in Ayodhya is massive in the shape of four-sided fort with circularbastions at each corner.Latter drive backto Varanasi. Night stay at Hotel in Varanasi.
Day 06 : Varanasi -Bodhgaya (300 Km -06 hrs)Varanasi (300 Km -06 hrs.)
Early morning withpacked breakfast we drive towards Bodhgaya, Visit Lord Buddha Temple (Maha Bodhi temple), BodhiTree, Buddha Statue. Covers other sightseeing places Sita Kund, Janki templeand drive to Later Gaya (12 Kms).Visit Vishnu Temples or Vishnupad Temple issacred among Hindus and is dedicated to Lord Vishnu. According to believers andreligious texts, the footprints inside the temple are those of Lord Vishnu.Visit JapaneseTemple, Chinese Temple, Tibetan Temple, Phalguna River and drive to Varanasi.Overnight stay at Hotel in Varanasi.
Note- This daytour is very hectic. So its depends upon client wish. If not going to Bodhgaya,then it will be leisure time in Varanasi. Can enjoy morning bath in River Gangaand take rest in Hotel.
Day 07 : -Varanasi-Vindhyachal - Chunar- Varanasi
After breakfast,drive to Mirzapur, to visit Vindhyachal which is situated in the middle of thetwo holy cities- Allahabad and Varanasi on the bank of River Ganges in theMirzapur district. The built up area lies along the direction of the RiverGanges with the temple of Vindhyavasini in the centre. The city is dedicated toGoddess Vindhyavasini - one of the renowned Shakti Peethas of the country and animportant religious and pilgrim centre. There are many other temples andmineral springs (locally known as Kunds) in the vicinity of the town.Vindhyavasini,Ashtabhuja and Kali Khoh are three main Shakti temples here, located on thethree corners of Vindhya Parvat. The divine trinity is worshipped here as MaLaxmi, Ma Kali and Ma Saraswati. Bhairav temples are located around the citycentre to ward off evil effects, viz., Anand Bhairav on the east, Sidhanath onthe west, Kapal Bhairav on the south & Rudra Bhairav on the north side.‘Kajali’ the local folk music is dedicated to Ma Vindhyavasini. All Kajalisingers from north India come here to celebrate Kajali Mahotsava (Festival).People come here to seek blessings from goddess of power. Tantriks also visitthis place for Tantra sadhana (Meditation).Latter we willdrive for Chunar to see Chunar Fort, Sonwa Mandap, Samadhi ofbhartrihari and , Bungalow of warren Hastings ,British Cemetery and on the wayto Varanasi, we can see the famous poetry work by local people.Later drive toVaranasi & Overnight stay in Varanasi .
Day 08 : Varanasi – SpecialLord Shiva tour with Mangla Arti in Kashi Vishwanath Temple
Start early morning2:30 am for Mangala aarti, it happens everyday early morning (firstprayer to Lord Shiva with enchantingly of Mantra) in Kashi Vishwanath Temple- oneof 12 jyotirlinga in India. It takes about one hrs time to complete. Come backto the hotel for breakfast .After breakfast, half day visit to Markandey Mahadev(35 km-01 hrs) which is another famousLord Shiva temple near Varanasi. Latter come back to Hotel.After lunch, visitto Kal bhairav, Batuk Bhairav Temple, Maha Mrityunjaya,Shri Swaminarayan Temple, Adikesava temple.Then back to hotel & over night stay in Varanasi.
Day 09 :-Varanasi- Ashramtour packages- Satua Baba Ashram
Early morning, wewill be taken for a bath on the Ganges( if have interest). After breakfast, westart a Ashram tour in which we covers the below places.
Satua Baba Ashram: Its a ashram which is four hundredyear old, where disciples get free food, accommodation and transcendentallyyoga, and get spiritual blessing. It is also the place where even corpse’sprostate in reverence to get eternal relief and get a new body. It is believedthat even a corpse could get free from human life cycle and get bliss only ifit prostate before Satua Baba.
Widow Ashram: Where widow can get total support of socialreligious and spiritual uplifting. Widows come here to get the emancipation forattaining Moksha. Here you can see the how they spend their life and theactivities performed by them in ashram.
Dandi Ashram: Inthis ashram where the age old people come here to get the salvation
AkhadaAshram: In this ashram where the sages and saints practice the aerobaticand yogic practices to protect from ill mindedness.
Day 10 :-Departure
After breakfast check out from Hotel & drop to Varanasi Airport/Railway Station for your return/onward journey.