Varanasi : Private Day Tours : Activities, Excursion , Sightseeing

Varanasi – the spiritual capital of India attracts thousands of people every year to take the last breaths of their lives. The city is considered as the Royal residence of Hindu Lord Shiva. People believe that Lord Shiva shower his blessings on them during their last days and provide them with Moksha.

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Varanasi is located on the banks of River Ganges in Uttar Pradesh. It covers a total area of around 112.1 sq km and situated 320 km south-east of Lucknow and 121 km east of Allahabad. One can easily visit it via train or flight as it is served by the Varanasi Junction Railway Station and Lal Bahadur Sashtri International Airport.

Varanasi’s history relates to the mythological era. It was believed to be founded by Lord Shiva. It is also believed that Pandavas visited Shiva in Varanasi to atone their sins in the Kurukshetra War. If Archeological discoveries are to be believed, the city has proved the existence of inhabitants from 800 BCE. Gautam Buddha founded Buddhism in the city around 528 BCE, following which the city served as the Kingdom of Kashi. The city was also ruled by the Pala Empire, Chero Dynasty, and Mughal Empire.

Varanasi is the religious hub of India. It finds its name among the 7 sacred cities of India. Besides having a huge spiritual significance, it is also a leading trading center. Its silver and gold brocades, muslin and silk fabrics, ivory works, sculpture, and Banarasi Silk sarees are world popular. It is home to Asia’s largest University i.e Banaras Hindu University. Different forms of ancient holistic healing sciences including Yoga have strong roots in this city.

Varanasi has a history of enriched cultural importance. During the Muslim rule, the city served as an important center of Hindu devotion, pilgrimage, mysticism, and poetry. The city experienced a cultural revival when Mughal emperor Akbar built two large temples dedicated to Lord Vishnu and Shiva in the 16th century. It is also a center of religious education. The city is also a hub of rich literature and cultural music. Literary geniuses like Tulsi Das, Munsi Prem Chand, and Musical maestro Ravi Shankar and Ustad Bismillah Khan have strong roots in this city.

We have designed various Varanasi Tour Packages covering day tours, activities, sightseeings. The best time to visit Varanasi is from November to February. If you are in this holy city, you should surely not miss out on your chances to indulge in a rendezvous with God by visiting the beautiful temples. An evening stroll along the Ghats of Ganges is a must to watch the majestic sunset. Take part in the evening aarti ceremonies at the Ganges River. Tourists can also take a sightseeing tour to the pilgrimage site Sarnath. To feed your shopaholic soul, visit shopping spots like Vishwanath lane and Thateri Bazaar to land yourself some amazing deals. Last but not least, the street foods of Varanasi are some of the finest delicacies one should not miss out on.

10 Itinerary Found

One Day Varanasi Local Sightseeing Trip By Car

From ₹ 2900 USD 44 ₹ 3600
₹ 700 savings
  • Same Day
  • varanasi
  • Pick up and drop
  • Water bottles provided
  • Driver allowance, parking
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : Same Day

Varanasi : Day Tour with Guide & Evening Aarti (Worship)

From ₹ 4580 USD 68 ₹ 5280
₹ 700 savings
  • Same Day
  • varanasi
  • Pick up and drop
  • Water bottles provided
  • Driver allowance, parking
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : Same Day

Food Tour in Varanasi (03 hours)

From ₹ 3800 USD 57 ₹ 4500
₹ 700 savings
  • Same Day
  • varanasi
  • discovering and re-discovering the Indian Cuisine
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : Same Day

2 Days Varanasi Tour Only Transport

From ₹ 5500 USD 82 ₹ 6200
₹ 700 savings
  • 2 Days
  • varanasi
  • Pick up and drop
  • Sunrise boat ride
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : 2 Days

2 Days Varanasi Tour Without Hotel

From ₹ 7600 USD 113 ₹ 8300
₹ 700 savings
  • 2 Days
  • varanasi
  • Pick up and drop
  • Sunrise boat ride
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : 2 Days

2 Days Varanasi Sightseeing Tour with 3 Star Hotel, Guide & Transfers

From ₹ 12500 USD 186 ₹ 13200
₹ 700 savings
  • 2 Days
  • varanasi
  • 01 night accommodation
  • 01 Breakfast at hotel
  • Sunrise boat ride
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : 2 Days

2 Days Varanasi Tour With 4 Star Hotel, Guide & Transfers

From ₹ 13755 USD 205 ₹ 14455
₹ 700 savings
  • 2 Days
  • varanasi
  • 01 night accommodation
  • 01 Breakfast at hotel
  • Sunrise boat ride
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : 2 Days

Varanasi : Private Village Tour (04 hours)

From ₹ 3800 USD 56 ₹ 4500
₹ 700 savings
  • Same Day
  • varanasi
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : Same Day

Private Sunrise Walk Tour in Varanasi (02 hours)

From ₹ 3500 USD 52 ₹ 4200
₹ 700 savings
  • Same Day
  • varanasi
  • Water bottles provided
  • English speaking guide
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : Same Day

3 Days Private Varanasi Trip

From ₹ 11900 USD 177 ₹ 12600
₹ 700 savings
  • 3 Days
  • varanasi
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • English speaking guide
  • Boat ride and Aarti ceremony
Tour Details
  • Tour type : Private Tour
  • Age : 12 - 99 yrs
  • Tour start : varanasi, India
  • Tour duration : 3 Days