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3-Days Varanasi Exclusive Tour

3-Days Varanasi Exclusive Tour

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Varanasi is considered one of India's holiest cities. This three-day tour showcases the top attractions of this destination, including the Ganga Ghats, where pilgrims flock for religious ceremony, as well as Hindu temples, Buddhist landmarks and much more. This tour offers the perfect city overview and is perfect for first time visitors who want to see the city like a local.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$384.00
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$384.00
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Banaras Wala Tours

Banaras Wala Tours

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What makes my tours different from others is that i offer an authentic experience of Varanasi with an extremely knowledgeable guide to lead the way. Each tour is individually tailored to your interests so you get to see what is important to you. You can try traveler friendly street food, take a prive sunrise tour of the Ghats and ceremonies, wander through the winding back alleys and old city, see the Aghori Babas and temples, and experience how spirituality is so deeply woven into the lives of the people here. Having lived here my whole life and being a guide for the last 8 years has given me a deep knowledge of the city and the traditions, rituals and religions that it surrounds. During the tour I will pass on much of this to you so you can have a more meaningful experience of the city.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$19.27
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$19.27
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3 Days Varanasi Tour Package for First Timers

3 Days Varanasi Tour Package for First Timers

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Spend three days exploring the essence of Varanasi in the company of a guide. You'll learn much more than you would simply wandering on your own, and the tour includes a variety of activities: a sunrise private boat tour, a visit to the cremation grounds, and a guided tour of the important Buddhist site of Sarnath, among others. Accommodation for two nights plus breakfast each day is included.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$200.00
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$200.00
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Varanasi tour in one day

Varanasi tour in one day

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Explore India’s spiritual capital of Varanasi and learn about Hinduism on a private tour. Take a boat along the Ganges River and learn about why it's so sacred to Hindus. Visit the holy site of Sarnath, where Buddha gave his first sermon, followed by a guided walk of Varanasi’s old streets and alleys. Watch the sacred ritual of Aarti from the ghat or the water to conclude your tour.
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  • 12 to 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.00
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$90.00
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Private 5-Hour Varanasi Tour at Dawn Including Boat Ride

Private 5-Hour Varanasi Tour at Dawn Including Boat Ride

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If you’re looking for an enchanting experience of India’s religious traditions, opt for this private tour of Varanasi at dawn. Take a sunrise cruise down the holy Ganges River, see bodies publicly cremated at Manikarnika Ghat, and visit the famous Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath). See, too, pilgrims bathe at Assi Ghat and local wrestlers fight in mud pits during this cultural experience. Hotel pickup and drop-off in Varanasi are included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$83.00
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Varanasi tour package for solo female traveler

Varanasi tour package for solo female traveler

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We have seen huge growth in number of solo female travelers to Varanasi. Though, they have some safety fear of travelling to a small city such as Varanasi but style of travel offers reassurance in a Varanasi that might sometimes be more challenging for women and they have the additional security of being led by a local who understands the culture and the region perfectly, boost their confidence to visit solo to Varanasi. Therefore, keeping all these points in mind, this tour package is designed for those solo female travelers who wish to visit Varanasi and travelling solo. Being a small city, there are extremely low chances that they will find any group movement which can comply with their dates, flight schedule or choice of places they wish to see and activities they wish to do and thus this tour package is completely private and everyone involved during your Varanasi visit will be completely dedicated towards your services.
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  • Free Cancellation
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$493.00
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$493.00

Sunrise & Morning Down Town, Walking Tour. Daily Tour

Sunrise & Morning Down Town, Walking Tour. Daily Tour

Are you coming to Varanasi for a short time and don't have many hours to experience the city? Here's the perfect tour for everyone who wants to see the highlights of Kashi's magical mornings. Join the daily private tours with us. From the sacred Ganges river you will witness local life, rituals and morning ceremonies as you stroll the ghats and marvel at a dreamy sunrise ... I will be your host, friend and guide to bring you a true Benares experience. Are you in?
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  • 6 hours
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$78.51
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$78.51
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Spiritual Varanasi tour

Spiritual Varanasi tour

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Varanasi is considered by many Hindus to be the holiest city on earth. With this tour, you'll get the chance to discover some of the city's most significant temples and historic attractions and even attend an evening "aarti," or prayer ceremony, right on the banks of the sacred Ganges River. You'll also get to spend time in Sarnath, an important pilgrimage site for Buddhists and home to the Dhamek Stupa.  
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$173.34
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$173.34
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Varanasi Highlights. 1 Day Tour

Varanasi Highlights. 1 Day Tour

Do you have one day to experience Varanasi? We create a program that suits you perfectly! Our goal is to provide you with a unique experience! From early morning until night, we will be your host, friend and guide, and together we will tour the most emblematic places of the city and we will discover corners and alleys that do not appear in the guides and others that are not easily accessible to non-locals. We will make this a memorable journey within the holy Indian city of Varanasi! Join us!
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.19
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$140.19
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2N 3D Varanasi Tour

2N 3D Varanasi Tour

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Uncover the holy treasures of Varanasi. Explore hidden alleys and mesmerize Ponds and Temples. Incredible Morning boat tour and city walk from the place of birth to death point. In the end with Spiritual Aarti of Lord Ganga. As you walk in city walk, you'll learn the history of this contemporary city and its ancient roots.
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$139.82
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Sarnath Audio Guided Tour – The Land of Buddha's First Sermon, Varanasi

Sarnath Audio Guided Tour – The Land of Buddha's First Sermon, Varanasi

As you take the tour through HopOn India app you will walk on the very soil that the Buddha had walked. Sarnath is the place where the Buddha gave his first sermon. We will tell you the story of how Buddha spread his teachings and the full perspective of monuments and structure at Sarnath. The most special features of this experience are : 1. This is an end to end do it yourself App opens up new places and new stories for you in the same old cities 2. Each walk is crafted like a masterpiece to offer an immersive experience to the traveller with the correct mix of history, culture, myth, food. 3. There is no need for you to depend on a guide - the traveller can take the walk anytime as per will, at his/ her own pace 4. The content is developed by domain experts and curated with utmost care, leaving no room for dependence on the guide's knowhow 5.You pay once for three months and need not pay the guide repeatedly.
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  • 1 hour to 1 hour 20 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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$7.66
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$7.66
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Varanasi tour in 3 days

Varanasi tour in 3 days

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Extremely delightful and totally affordable, this Varanasi tour package gives the real essence of this beautiful place. Tourists have highly rated this tour and it includes many exciting activities. The city’s secrets are unrivaled in a beautiful way and the true sense of India’s spirituality comes to light. From taking blessings from the sacred temples to bathing in the holy water, it is a life-changing experience. Highlights :  • Guided sunrise private boat tour • Guided visit to cremation ground • Guided Sarnath and city tour  • Guided visit to Ghat to witness prayer [Aarti ceremony] followed by releasing candle ritual in water  • Walk tour through Asia's largest spice market, flower market, famous food street • Accommodation in a 5 Star Hotel with daily complimentary breakfast 
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.00
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$140.00

Varanasi Full day tour with Boat ride

Varanasi Full day tour with Boat ride

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Explore Varanasi on a private full-day tour that includes a sunrise and sunset boat ride on the Ganges River. Visit landmarks in and around Varanasi including Banaras Hindu University (BHU)'s Bharat Kala Bhavan museum, and Dhamekh Stupa in Sarnath — an important Buddhist site. Finally, watch the evening aarti ceremony from the sunset boat cruise. Highlight • Private 15-hour tour of Varanasi with Ganges River cruise • Take two cruises on the Ganges River, one at sunrise and one at sunset that includes the Ganga Aarti ceremony. • Visit two Hindu temples, and a musuem on the Banaras Hindu University campus • See Dhamekh Stupa, an important Buddhist site in Sarnath • Includes private guide and vehicle, Ganges boat ride and hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 15 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$110.83
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$110.83
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Morning Boat Ride with Temples Tour

Morning Boat Ride with Temples Tour

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Early morning is one of the best times of day to tour Varanasi, and this tour gives you a good reason to get out of bed at the crack of dawn. Most tours take visitors to the evening Ganga Aarti ritual, but this one takes you in the morning, when the riverbanks are less crowded but still full of locals going about their daily life.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$73.00
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Experience Varanasi in a 3 Days City Sightseeing Private Trip With Tour Guide

Experience Varanasi in a 3 Days City Sightseeing Private Trip With Tour Guide

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Varanasi is one the sacred places of India and one of the most visited tourist destinations in North India. It holds a special and much higher place according to Hindu customs and beliefs. It represents a perfect blend of physical, philosophical and supernatural elements. It is considered as a place where the soul can attain ultimate peace.  Highlights of Tour : • Attend the Grand Aarti Ceremony • Stroll around the lanes of Varanasi • Visit Mulagandha Kuti Vihar, Dhamek Stupa, Sarnath Museum at Sarnath • Explore Benaras Hindu University • Visit Kashi Vishwanath temple, Durga temple and Tulasi Manas Temple in Varanasi Covering Many Points including Tours to Banaras Ghats, Assi Ghat, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Banaras Hindu University, Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath), Monkey Temple (Durga Temple) and other Mentioned Places in the Trip.
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  • 3 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$490.68
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Varanasi Allahabad & Khajuraho a Combined Private tour

Varanasi Allahabad & Khajuraho a Combined Private tour

A Tour combining all important holy & cultural centers of India. "Ghats", the holy river banks of Varanasi, Confluence of 03 holy rivers at Allahabad & Temples of Khajuarho rivaling Temples of Angkor wat. This tour will make you understand the cradle of all civilizations called India
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  • 4 days
  • Taking safety measures
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$336.00
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$336.00
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Plan Your Varanasi Tour the Way You Like

Plan Your Varanasi Tour the Way You Like

The city of Varanasi is the center of spiritualism in India and deserves at least a full day of exploration. This private tour can be customized to your interests and can include a traditional Ganga Aarti viewing, a visit to the local temples, a stroll through the narrow and busy streets of Varanasi, and much more as you explore the city at your own pace with your guide.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$99.34
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Varanasi in a Weekend ex-Mumbai: A Private Guided Luxury Heritage Trip

Varanasi in a Weekend ex-Mumbai: A Private Guided Luxury Heritage Trip

If you are looking to visit a place in India that is unique in every aspect, visit Varanasi. Take this exclusive guided tour to Varanasi where you can go for the heritage walks, witness the mesmerizing worshipping of the river Ganges, take the river cruise, visit a weaver's village and also go to Sarnath - the holy land of the Buddhists. What's more, this trip takes care of your return flight tickets from Mumbai!
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  • 3 days
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$680.00
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$680.00
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3 Days Varanasi Tour package

3 Days Varanasi Tour package

Varanasi is not so big, we can cover all main attractions of city in one day. There is so many famous side seens in city. Itinerary of 3 Days Varanasi tour Meeting point - Pick up from Hotel Time - according to Guest comfort We will cover 1. Mother India Temple 2 Sarnath 3.Banaras Hindu University 4. New Golden Temple (Lord Sgiva temple) 5. Salvation Hostel (old people are waiting here for Die) 6. Markets 7. Local areas 8. Village of Varanasi 9. Sampurnanad Sanskrit University And many more It includes - Guide Private Car Breakfasts Snacks Lunch(cultural food) Side seens Water bottle
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$299.08
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4-Day Bodhgaya- Varanasi Exclusive Tour

4-Day Bodhgaya- Varanasi Exclusive Tour

Bodhgaya is the most holy place for Buddhists. This is the place where Buddha attained Buddhatva or enlightenment. Enlightenment is a state of being completely free from lust (raga), hatred (dosa) and delusion (moha). Mahabodhi Temple complex is one of the most important and one of the largest active Buddhist temple in the world. Varanasi presents a unique combination of physical, metaphysical and supernatural elements. According to the Hindu mythology, Varanasi liberates soul from human body to the ultimate. It is the Ganga Ghats of Varanasi that complement the concept of divinity. The Ganga Ghats at Varanasi are full of pilgrims who flock to the place to take a dip in the holy Ganges, which is believed to absolve one from all sins.
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  • 4 days
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$618.67
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Private Half-Day Tour in Sarnath from Varanasi

Private Half-Day Tour in Sarnath from Varanasi

On this tour, you will be taken to the ancient city of Budda-age. You will be visiting Dhamek Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa along with Tibetan Temple. Also, you have an amazing opportunity to explore the Sarnath museum which holds artifacts and scriptures dated back the 3rd century.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.00
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Boat Ride at sunrise on Ganges with Varanasi tour

Boat Ride at sunrise on Ganges with Varanasi tour

Varanasi boat ride by sunrise gives you a glimpse of the morning activities. Later a small walk into the oldest part of Varanasi which is narrow streets. Afternoon will be free to relax at hotel. Evening witness the Aarti ceremony at Holy River Ganges.
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  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$123.00
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$123.00
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City tour of Varanasi by a Vande Bharat train

City tour of Varanasi by a Vande Bharat train

With this unique guided 2 day tour of Varanasi from Delhi you get an opportunity to get immersed in the local customs and traditions of one of the world's oldest living cities. We will take you through the Sunrise and sunset boat rides on the Ganga River, tour Hindu and Buddhist sites. A professional local guide will help you to get the in-depth experience of the culture, that you may not discover on your own. -Convenient private AC vehicle throughout the tour. -All entrance fees and train passes included. -Private evening and morning boat rides to witness prayer ceremonies and tour to Sarnath with local Guide. -Explore the local areas and streets on foot. -Visit pilgrim's stones and Ganga Ghats.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$227.00
Price varies by group size
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$227.00
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2 days Varanasi city Tour by a Vande Bharat train

2 days Varanasi city Tour by a Vande Bharat train

With this unique guided 2 day tour of Varanasi from Delhi you get an opportunity to get immersed in the local customs and traditions of one of the world's oldest living cities. We will take you through the Sunrise and sunset boat rides on the Ganga River, tour Hindu and Buddhist sites. A professional local guide will help you to get the in-depth experience of the culture, that you may not discover on your own. -Convenient private AC vehicle throughout the tour. -All entrance fees and train passes included. -Private evening and morning boat ride to witness prayer ceremonies and tour to Sarnath with local Guide. -Explore the local areas and streets on foot. -Visit pilgrim's stones and Ganga Ghats.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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$226.00
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What people are saying about Historical Tours in Varanasi

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3-Days Varanasi Exclusive Tour
"This tour was amazing. Our tour guide Indrajeep was friendly, informative and had a lot of knowledge about the religion and history of India. I am so glad we booked this tour as we were able to experience the culture and religion of India. We accidently booked our tour for the incorrect date, but Indrajeep was able to still go ahead with the tour which was last minute notice and also booked us another hotel at the Raddison which provided beautiful food and the hotel was clean and we had no problems. Indrajeet made sure we saw the main places in Varanasi and ensured we were safe at all times."..."
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Banaras Wala Tours
"I did this tour with Vinay. He is very kind and told a lot about Varanasi and india and I discovered many interesting places. Then he organized another tour for me and everything was perfect again. I just can say: highly recommendable! Thank you so much!"..."
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Private 5-Hour Varanasi Tour at Dawn Including Boat Ride
"Excellent tour. Rajat very knowledgable and professional."..."
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Varanasi tour package for solo female traveler
"5 stars and more for Bharat, my tour guide. He is just amazing. Super professional, knowledgeable caring and respectful. He also takes your schedule and make the best of your time, considering your preferences and your pace. Walking around Varanasi with Bharat was so easy and safe. The tour is really good if you have just a couple days to experience Varanasi. You get the best of this wonderful city. About my hotel (Meraden Grand Hotel) it was ok. I am not a demanding person so I did not complained. But there was a loud hammering noise by my room every day (like construction working). The shower flooded. Personnel not very polite, specially front desk. But maybe was just circumstantial. Thankfully I was there only 2 days. Other way some of this would need a claim for a 4 stars hotel."..."

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