This 2 nights/ 3 days long package has been designed to explore the beauties of two ancient and holy cities in India- Varanasi, and Allahabad. These two divine places located in the state of Uttar Pradesh holds a great place in Hindu mythology and their importance has been mentioned in the holy Hindu texts. Also, the presence of River Ganges takes the religious significance of these cities to the highest level where one can indulge in spiritual activities.
Varanasi, a holy city settled on the riverbank of Ganga boasts myriads of beauties known for their mystical charms that keep the devotees engaged all throughout the trip. Temples fringing the river, Ghats, and ancient temples are the key attractions of this city. Devotees flock to the Ghats and take a dip in the river to get rid of the sins they have committed in their entire life and some come to immerse the ashes of their dear ones and the ancestors. You can find the markets and the Ghats flooded with pilgrims throughout the year and you also participate in the various religious rituals performed at the Ghats. If you want to gain an extraordinary spiritual experience then Varanasi must be your next visit.
Allahabad, a city popular among tourists for both history and the modern outlook is located in Uttar Pradesh. According to Hindu mythology, Lord Brahma also called as the god of creation descended in this holy city only. However, the city is always flooded with a huge number of tourists but during the auspicious Magh Mela, Allahabad witnesses a heavy crowd. The city is also known as “city of Prime Ministers” as the record states that various Prime Ministers hail from this place only. One can visit a number of ancient temples and other numerous sightseeing attractions in Allahabad.
Day 01: In Varanasi
Upon your arrival at Varanasi Airport or at the Railway Station, our representative will greet you and then escort you to the Pre-booked hotel. Post-check-in at the hotel, unwind yourself and relax for a few hours in the cozy environment of the hotel room. Later on, come out of the hotel and head towards the local sightseeing destinations in the city. Make your first visit to the famous Bharat Mata Mandir which is dedicated and devoted to Mother India. It is a perfect place to explore during the evening time when you can stroll down the streets around the temple and enjoy shopping. You can also enjoy the beautiful view of the sunset and can also participate in the rituals performed along the riverbanks. Return to the hotel after the day tour, loosen up yourself and enjoy the lip-smacking dinner and then overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 02: Varanasi – Allahabad
Post enjoying the scrumptious morning meal, you will drive towards Allahabad which is located at the distance of almost two and half hour from Varanasi. On reaching Allahabad, take a dip in the pious river at Triveni Sangam which is the holy confluence of three rivers. Move towards Anand Bhawan and also visit the lying Hanuman Temple. Later on, return to Varanasi and en-route Varanasi you will be visiting Sitamarhi and Vindhyachal temples. Upon reaching there, you will be returning back to the hotel for dinner and then overnight stay.
Day 03: In Varanasi
Enjoy the boat ride in the River Ganges and enjoy the beautiful view of sunrise and then proceed towards the Vishwanath Temple, Tulsi Manas Mandir, Durga Temple, Sarnath, and most importantly Banaras Hindu University. This is the final day of your journey which ends with your arrival at the airport or the railway station from where you will board the respective flight or train to your home.