Best of Varanasi, full day tour with Sunrise boat ride and evening aarti
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Explore the land of temples, one where spirituality flows in every nook and corner. Explore Varanasi in this tour where you get to explore the best of this mystical land with a sunrise boat ride, a heritage walk of the oldest part of the city in the morning and the most colorful markets with Ganga
aarti in the evening.
Tour Duration: 6 Hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
Explore the best of Varanasi in a day in the exclusive tour which gets you the best of what this mystical and magical land has to offer! Your tour will begin with your guide picking you up from your hotel at 5:00 or 6:00 Am in the morning depending upon the season From here, you will be going to the Ganga ghat (stone structures made of stone by the banks of Ganga for religious purpose) from where your boating begins Witness the magical sunrise and the many colorful ghats coming to life as the day proceeds
Your guide will acquaint you with the different stories attached to them, and you will see people indulging in different activities After almost an hour-long ride, you will get down at the Manikarnika ghat (one famous for Hindu cremations) from where you will begin your Heritage walk
Walk in the by lanes of the oldest part of Varanasi and learn about the local lives and their culture up close and personal Stop by to see the Golden temple (one of the most important temples for Hindus) After your heritage walk, you will be dropped back at your hotel before you meet your
guide again in the evening
In the evening at around 5:00 PM, you will be again picked up from your hotel Your evening will commence with a fun walk through the sprawling markets of the city From textiles, handicrafts to food everything will be available here in these colorful markets! Once you navigate your way through there procced to the Assi ghat for the evening aarti The most sort-after activity in Varanasi, the evening Ganga Aarti is attended by hundreds of devotees and it’s a ritual where priests offer fire as an offering to Mother Ganga and seek blessings for the whole mankind
Once you’re done with the aarti, call it a day with a delicious dinner at a multi-cuisine Indian restaurant for dinner post which you will be dropped back at your hotel
- A boat ride of approximately an hour over the Ganges
- Hotel pick-up and drop
- English-speaking live guide
- Chauffeur-driven air-condition vehicle.
Pickup & Meeting Point
Pick up and drop off provided from all hotels located in Varanasi.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- A boat ride is subject to favorable weather conditions
- If the ride is canceled due to poor weather conditions, you will be provided with an option of alternate date or full refund.