Booking: One day before
Price: USD 45 per person. Minimum 2 people. Extra person will be charged @ USD 15/person.
Time: Approx: 3hrs
- Government approved Guide with minimum experience of 8yrs
- Hotel pickup and drop in private, air conditioned Car
- Hassel Free experience
- Packaged mineral water
- Important local insight about the Hindu cycles of Death and Rebirth
- Experience life at the Golden Temple of Varansi- Kashi Vishwanath
- One of the most important Ghat of Varanasi-Dashaswamedh
- Major crematory Ghat of the Hindu culture- Manikarnika
- Mahashamstana: the great cremation ground of Shiva
- Ancient palaces and vintage buildings
Exclusion: Food & Drink
Schedule: Begins 30 minutes before sunrise and ends after evening Aarti. There will be two breaks in this tour, one for the breakfast after morning boat ride and old city walk, and one after Sarnath for the lunch. This tour can also be completed from 1st day afternoon to 2nd day afternoon.
Walk with us through the city of learning & burning. Experience the process of cremations and the Hindu concept of Life, Death and Rebirth.
According to sacred Hindu scriptures, after our Death, we are brought back into this world. This forms a cycle of Birth, Death and Rebirth. Remove the fear and judgments to experience the same pattern as a principle everywhere.
The tour guide will greet you at your hotel at around 6pm in Varanasi and drive you to Central city near to Saint Thomas Church, Girijaghar Crossing, where the walking tour will begin.
First, you’ll explore the intricate network of allies, see the local market and their day to day activities. Then we will enter the oldest market of the city in narrow lane which will lead us to the Kasi Vishwnath temple. It a very bright and colorful market full of liveliness of locals and spiritual visitors.
After that walk up to main cremation ground, Manikarnika Ghat. Experience the process of cremations and life and death. Finally walk along the river bank during the night time. It’s something else, a special experience.
Finally walk up to Dasaswmedh Ghat and feel the spirit of the visitors who come from far away just to see the moon shine on the golden water of Ghanga. Walk back to parking area nearby where driver will meet you and drive back to Hotel