VARANASI (2 NIGHT AND 3 DAYS)
About the City:
Varanasi is one of the seven sacred spots for Hindus and is widely known as the ‘Religious capital of India’. Every Hindu devotee admires to visit the city at least once in their life time and take a holy dip at the Ghats of Varanasi.
Arrival at the hotel from railway station/ airport
Evening aarti at Ghat: After sunset in the evening, Ganga aarti takes place at Dashashwamedh ghat for about 45 minutes. Being a part of this aarti is itself a symbol of blessings.
Dinner served at the hotel.
Pindan Puja: At PishachmochanKund, the asthi visarjan ceremony is performed and it is said that this city can wash away all the sins in all the lives of a spirit.Shanti Paath in Varanasi helps the soul attain salvation through fulfilment.
Bharat Mata Mandir:It is dedicated to the human manifestation of India popularly called Mother India or Bharat Mata in Hindi; and not to any particular God or Goddesses.
Durga Mandir: The temple was built by Bengal’s Maharani in 18th century. It is known for female power or Shakti- manifestation of Goddess Parvati.
Kashi Vishwanath Mandir: It is the most sacred and widely visited temple of Varanasi. Not only from India but people from abroad visit here to seek the grace.
Sankat Mochan Mandir: Also known as Monkey templehas unique feature by having the idol of Lord Hanuman in front of his Lord Rama; whom he is always dedicated in unselfish manner.
Tulsi Manas Mandir:Tulsi Manas Temple has a historical as well as cultural importance for not only Varanasi but also for the whole of India as Ramayana was composed at this very place.
Sarnath:10 km from Varanasi, where the Buddha preached his first sermon in the Deer Park. The Stupa, Sarnath museum and rich cultural heritage of Buddhism are evident in the city. Lord Buddhadelivered his first sermon here to his five disciples for redeeming humanity. It is this place where foundation of a new order of monks (Sangha) and a new order of religious doctrine was laid.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Varanasi
AM River Tour: The early-morning light is particularly inspiring, and all the colour and clamour of pilgrims bathing and performing puja unfolds before you. Darshan of the sacred Jyotirlinga of Shiva cleanses the soul and completes the blissful journey.
Departure from Varanasi to Railway Station / Airport