Varanasi is one of oldest city in the world. This is located in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, India. This holy city known as the spiritual capital of India and hence draws numerous pilgrims from across the world. Its history dates back for more than 3,000 years.
Varanasi is synonymous with spirituality and Hinduism. It is a land dotted with numerous temples, ashrams, Ghats, Buddhist Stupas and Jain temples. Varanasi is also connected with Buddhism and Jainism. Besides religious buildings are major attractions in Varanasi. As situated in the bank of Holy River Ganges, lots of pilgrims make their ways to the bank in morning each day to take holy bath. It is said that people who bathe in River Ganges get their sins washed.
Likewise the city is also famous for its narrow winding streets hosting around 2,000 temples, among which the Kashi Vishwanath or the “Golden Temple,” which attracts millions of tourists every year. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. If you wish to attain complete peace and know Hinduism very closely then plan a trip to Varanasi. Moreover Sikkim is a land that possesses mystical beauty in its every face. State with its Himalayan environment is perfect for visitors who like to add a certain level of adventure in their usual flavors of a vacation. The Sikkim tour includes nature visits that include getting mesmerized by the snowcapped mountains, lakes, monasteries, waterfalls and lush green serene flora & fauna.
Itinerary Details ( Click on the days to see the extended form. )
Meet and greet in train station or airport at Varanasi, transfer to the hotel. Rest after long train journey, walk around the market in evening time. Overnight at hotel.
Early morning boat rides in Ganga River. Visit beautiful Kashi Vishwanath Temple- a popular Lord Shiva temple and Ghats. If you are interested you can take a holy dip in the Ganga River. At evening witness the Ganga Aarti Ceremony which is performed at the banks of the Ghat. Overnight at hotel.
Transfer to the railways station or airport for your onward journey.