Menu

A Group of FourWheelDriveIndia.com716 Reviews in Trip Advisor

Places to Visit in Varanasi

History of Varanasi

Places to Visit in Rishikesh

Book a Hotel or Hire a Car in Varanasi

Varanasi, the social capital of India, otherwise called Banaras, Banaras and Kashi, is a North Indian city on the banks of the Holy River Ganga in Uttar Pradesh, India. The profound capital of India, Varanasi is regularly alluded to as "the sacred city of India", "the religious capital of India", "the city of Shiva", and "the city of learning". The authority name of the city has been proclaimed as Varanasi, by the Govt. of India since 1956.

Varanasi is the holiest of the seven holy urban areas in Hinduism and Jainism, and assumed an imperative part in the advancement of Buddhism. Kashi was surely understood amid the later Vedic period and is the most loved spot of Hindu god Lord Shiva. Varanasi is a shelter for Pilgrims, individuals from everywhere throughout the nation comes here to take a blessed dip at the well known Ghat to wash down their sins and to worship at its numerous temples.

Overview of Destination

haridwar travel destination

Varanasi is a shelter for Pilgrims, individuals from everywhere throughout the nation comes here to take a blessed dip at the well known Ghat to wash down their sins and to worship at its numerous temples.

Varanasi is old to the point that it is a part of Indian mythology and finds its place in the sagas Ramayana and Mahabharata. It is said Varanasi is 3000 years old and since time immemorial Varanasi is a great focus of learning. Here, the Ganga Ghats (River front) are the most famous spot and are focuses of music and learning. Additionally called 'Abode of Lord Shiva', Varanasi is famous for its wolrd famous silks, Betel or paan and Benares Hindu University and Avimukta of the antiquated days.

How To Reach Varanasi

By Flight-
Varanasi airport is well-linked to some of the major cities in India like Delhi and Mumbai. International tourists can board connecting flights from Delhi airport which is well-connected to all the major cities in the world.

By Bus-
Varanasi is connected to major cities of Uttar Pradesh and neighbouring states by state-run buses. Private air-conditioned buses are also available from nearby cities to Varanasi.

By Train-
The Varanasi railway station is connected to major cities of India via rail. From the railway station, tourists can hire a taxi or a cab to explore the city.

Book a Hotel or Hire a Car in Varanasi

Personal Details
Name:
Email:
Phone / Cell:
Country:
Required Travel Service
Arrival Date:
No. of Days:
No. Of Travelers:
Hotel Required:
Car Required:
More Details:
Enter Code as Shown in Picture
refresh