The north part of India features several of extremely well-known religious spots. Tour will take you through the favored religious locations.
Varanasi is the spiritual capital of India. It is considered an auspicious place to die, as it is believed to grant moksha or liberation from the cycle of life and death. Sarnath is the place where Gautama Buddha taught the first Dharma. While, Allahabad is famous for Triveni Sangam or the meeting point of three rivers – the Ganga, the Yamuna, and the Saraswati. Gaya has the sites associated with Vishnu and has key importance for the performance of the pind-daan ritual. Bodhgaya is a religious site and place of pilgrimage associated with the Mahabodhi Temple Complex and it is the place where Gautama Buddha is said to have attained Enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree. While Ayodhya (Awadh) is as being the birthplace of Lord Rama and setting of the epic Ramayana. Owing to the belief as the birthplace of Rama, it is regarded as one of the seven most important pilgrimage sites for Hindus. Deoghar is a holy city beside the Mayurakshi River, in the East Indian state of Jharkhand. The ancient Baba Baidyanath Temple complex is a significant Hindu pilgrimage site. Naimisharanya (Neemsar) is the sacred place for Hindus and has a temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu.
Upon arrivals at Patna Airport/Railway Station, our representative will meet and greet you. Later drive towards Deoghar, holy sacred place of Hindus. It has one of the 12 Jyotirlinga sites of Hindus. On reaching check-in to the hotel and overnight stay at Deoghar.
Early morning do darshan at Baidyanath Temple also known as Baidyanath Dham. Then back to the hotel and have breakfast. Later drive straight to Bodhgaya. On reaching check-in to the hotel and overnight stay at Bodhgaya.
After breakfast, head out to visit Sujata Temple, Sujata Kheerdan Stahal, Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhi Tree, Great Buddha Statue and Monastery. Then proceed to Gaya, upon arrival visit river Phalgu to perform the ritual of Pind Dan. Then do darshan at Vishnupad Temple and Mangla Gauri Temple. After completing sightseeing drive towards Varanasi, on reaching check-in to the hotel and overnight stay at Varanasi.
Early morning at 05:30 AM visit Old Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Annapurna Temple, Vishalakshi Temple and Kal Bhairav Temple. Then back to the hotel.
After breakfast drive out for the City Temple Tour – visit New Kashi Vishwanath Temple (BHU) also known as Birla Temple, Sankat Mochan Temple, Durga Temple and Tulsi Manas Mandir. After darshan visit Ramnagar Fort, it is situated on the opposite bank of Ganga. It is the ancestral home of the Maharaja of Banaras. Maharaja Balwant Singh built this fort-palace in the 18th century.”
In the evening experience the Ganga Aarti, it refers to the songs sung to praise the deity by offering the lamps. Hindus in India worship the river Ganges as goddess. Every evening in Varanasi, aarti is performed at Dashashwamedh Ghat. We can watch it from the ghat or from the waterside in a boat. It is a beautiful, resonant, and majestic spectacle with a very precise choreography involving rituals performed by several priests with the sound of bells, drums, cymbals, and sanskrit mantras & lamp; boating (Direct Payment) on the river Ganga. After aarti back to the hotel and overnight stay at Varanasi.
Early morning at 5AM go for Walking Tour at Ghats to see Sun Rise also called the Subah-E-Banaras tour means the mornings of Banaras. The old Buildings, Ashrams & Places along the river side look as colorful as rainbow when the sun light hits them. People taking bath, performing rituals, worshiping to the Sun, it all happens in the Subah-e-Banaras. We start the Boat from Assi Ghat & go all the way to Manikarnika Ghat (The Biggest Cremation Ground of Banaras) and back to Assi Ghat. This Boat Tour is Combination of a Boat Ride & Walking Tour of the Southern Part of the Old City to explore the cultural diversity of Varanasi.
After breakfast, drive to Sarnath – the city of Lord Buddha where he came to preach his first Sermon after he achieved Enlightenment at Bodhgaya, It contains the most impressive remains, as well as a Modern Temple; visit the Mulagandhakuti Vihara (Main Temple), Archeological Museum, Chaukhandi Stupa, Dhamekh Stupa, Dharmarajika Stupa and various Monasteries. Then drive to Trade Facilitation Centre & Craft Museum, to see Varanasi’s rich cultural heritage and handicraft products which makes whole India proud of its heritage.
Evening is free to visit Varanasi Silk Market in the heart of the city which is famous for Banarasi Weaving style. Then drive back to hotel and overnight stay at Varanasi.
After having breakfast drive to visit the Holy Triveni Sangam, Hanuman Temple, Annand Bhawan and Alopi Devi Temple. After exploring Prayag, drive towards Ayodhya, on reaching check in to the hotel and overnight stay at Ayodhya.
After breakfast drive to explore the city of lord Rama, visit Saryu River, Hanuman Garhi, Ram Janam Bhumi, Kanak Bhawan and Treta Ke Thakur. After completing sightseeing drive to Lucknow. On reaching check-in to the hotel and overnight stay at Lucknow.
After breakfast proceed to Naimisharanya visit Chakka Theerth, Pandav Kila, Lalita Devi Mandir, Hanuman Gaddi Vyasa Gaddi, Dadhichi Kund and Swayambhu Manu & Satarupa. After completion of sightseeing drive to Lucknow, on reaching you will be dropped at Lucknow Airport/Railway Station for Your Return/Onward Journey.
Tour ends with Sweet Memories…!!!