Top 7 Best Places to Visit in Varanasi- 2024

Ganges River

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 Thousands of pilgrims visit the city every year to bathe in the sacred waters of the Ganges River and to offer prayers at the many temples and ghats along the riverfront.

Varanasi Ghats

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Varanasi's ghats, including the iconic Dashashwamedh Ghat and spiritual Manikarnika Ghat, line the sacred Ganges River, hosting rituals, ceremonies, and a timeless display of life and devotion.

Durga Temple Varanasi

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Durga Temple in Varanasi, also known as Durga Kund Temple, is a unique red colored temple dedicated to Goddess Durga, and is located near the Durga Kund (pond).

Ganga Arti

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Ganga Aarti in Varanasi is a captivating daily ritual at the ghats, where priests worship the river Ganga with chanting, music and lighting of lamps.

Vishwanath Temple csk

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The New Vishwanath Temple, also known as the Birla Temple, is dedicated to Lord Shiva.

Banaras Ghats

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The Banaras Ghats in Varanasi are a series of steps and embankments along the banks of the sacred river Ganges where pilgrims perform rituals, ceremonies and bathe.

Sarnath

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Sarnath, a sacred Buddhist pilgrimage site where Lord Buddha gave his first sermon; It has Dhamek Stupa, Mulgandh Kuti Vihar and Ashoka Pillar.