South Varanasi Walking Tour With Glimpses of Traditional Banaras

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Tour start at 09:00 hrs
4 hours
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Tour Description

Ever heard about a female warrior, who was termed as “male” because of her bravery..? Or a saint, who was born with all the teeth in his mouth and enchanted Rām Rām instead of crying..? No..? Then let’s visit those places & listen to the stories of these amazing personalities and also visit an akhada (a traditional wrestling ground) from16th century, a water-pumping station from British-Raj and the Mughal-area which is famous for traditional silk-weaving, where you get the opportunity to see the weavers working on 300 years old handlooms. A Jain-temple, belonging to Jain-religion (a very non-violent community), the biggest widow-ashram in the city, the old ruined palace of King of Varanasi, traditional idol-making by Bengali artisans and so many such other attractions. This walk is full of vivid aspects & hidden facets of Varanasi.

Meeting Point

Varanasi Station

Itinerary

  • Meet and Greet in Varanasi
  • Meet locals and listen to their enigmatic tales
  • Visit an Akhada which is a traditional local wrestling ground
  • Come across a water-pumping station dating back to British rule
  • Learn more about the craftsmanship of traditional silk-weaving which are 300 year old
  • Visit various temples including a renowned Jain Temple
  • Proceed to old widow ashram
  • Enjoy the glimpses of the Ramnagar Fort, the palace of King of Varanasi
  • Learn about traditional idol-making

Inclusions

Guide

Exclusions

Personal Expenses

Starting from
1800 per adult
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(Note: Child age will be from 3 yrs upto 12yrs. Beyond 12yrs age, it will be considered as adult)

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