Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho and Varanasi
Duration : 3 Nights & 4 Days
Destination : Khajuraho(1N) - Varanasi(2N)
Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho and Varanasi
The tour will really help you experience the most beautiful temples of India of different faiths. The city of Khajuraho is ultimate place and has been declared as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO. This place has the world class temples that will really help you attain the spiritual awareness. The scenic beauty and aesthetics will be really awesome to experience. The City of Varanasi with the pure Ganga and the ghats with all the beautiful temples and the famous Ganga Arti will be thoroughly enjoyed by you. This will be really an ultimate experience with facilities that will make you close to home. Khajuraho Varanasi Tour is also providing you a bonus in terms of visiting the city of Sarnath. With the historical importance attached to this city of Buddhist faith and the Jain temples here are worth visiting.
Day 01 : Arrival - Khajuraho
Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho and Varanasi is an interesting opportunity to visit the city of Khajuraho full of temples and unique architecture and the spiritual city of Varanasi. The tour begins as soon as you arrive at the Khajuraho airport or the railway station. The taxi or whatever vehicle will be hired to escort you to the hotel where you can have a brief rest and relax yourself. In the evening you will be taken to the local market for exploring the local life and goods. After that you will be taken to see the popular evening light and sound show. It is a very special program or an introductory program stressing the importance of the grand and regal temples of Khajuraho and their history, the Chandela dynasty, sculptures, the artwork, various work taken up here and various myths related to Khajuraho. One can also enjoy the photography of the temples of Khajuraho in the artificial light. If you are lucky enough to visit the temples on the day of the full moon your photography will be enhanced immensely.
Day 02 : Khajuraho - Varanasi
On the second day of the Khajuraho Varanasi Tour one will proceed for the sightseeing of the temples of Khajuraho. The Western group of temples of Khajuraho will be first taken up for the visit. The Western group consists of temples which are huge and kept so delicately under high maintenance that they are considered as the World Heritage Site by UNESCO. You can either hire a guide for yourself or could totally rely on the audio guide service. You will be going through each and every temple one by one. These temples are kept so clean and highly maintained and are extremely photogenic. Although all the temples have a special place but Kandariya Mahadev temple, Laxmana Temples are the most privileged because of the extremely precious collection of sculpted images. These sculptures has many erotic images which you will see on the outer wall and lower end of temples but these are not found inside of the temple. After this we will proceed to the Eastern group of temples in which a few very impressive Jain temples are there. This will conclude our sightseeing tour. We will then proceed to the Khajuraho airport to take a flight to the city of Varanasi.
After reaching the sacred city of Varanasi you will escorted to your hotel. Some of the most famous names for the city of Varanasi are Banaras and Kashi. The city of Varanasi is very important in terms of the ancient culture that it possesses. This place is like a holy pilgrimage site for the Hindu religion and they visit this city in large proportions. After that we may visit the Ganges river for the evening boating and also we can attend and witness the famous evening Ganga Arti of Benaras if time allows us. The arti is very sacred and important which take place at the Varanasi ghat without any fail. After that we will proceed to our hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 03 : Varanasi
Golden Triangle Tour with Khajuraho and Varanasi is giving you a full opportunity to do a full day sightseeing in the Varanasi. The day will begin very early so that one is able to appreciate the scenic beauty aat sunrise in a boat ride and capture the images. Also you will be enthralled to witness the chance of the people performing their holy rituals and traditions, worshipping or taking the holy bath. You may yourself be able to take a dip in the river Ganga since it is said that it will purge your soul. The tour will be further enhanced with visiting the very famous and popular Kashi Vishwanath Jyotirlinga Temple which is located on the Varanasi Ghat. The most ancient, unique and the most frequently visited temple in Varanasi. The leather items and photography are strictly prohibited in this area. You will then be escorted to the hotel for the delicious breakfast and then you will again continue with your city tour. You will also visit some more famous temples like the Tulsi Manas temple, Bharat Mata temple, Sankat Mochan temple and many others. After that the second half of the day would be spent exploring the Ramnagar Fort which was the home from where the majority of the Kashi rulers have reign over Kashi. Many royal families still occupy this fort. You may also witness the handloom industry of Banaras famous for its intricate style of clothing, but this will only happen if we have time in our hands. The intricate and designer sarees of Benaras are famous all over India or their quality and even abroad is under the influence of them. We will then be moving to the hotel for the overnight stay.
Day 04 : Varanasi - Departure
The tour will end here on a happy note. The afternoon flight for Delhi will be booked for you so till then you could visit the city of Sarnath famous for its Sanchi Stupa. Sarnath is a small city with holy importance and is about 10 km from Varanasi. The place is famous as it is known that the Lord Buddha gave his first sermon here after the enlightenment which is quite an important historic event. You can visit the excavated site which house Dhamek Stupa, Dharmarajika Stupa, Ashoka pillar, building bases etc. We will also take you to explore Sarnath museum. There are beautiful Buddhist and Jain temples in this city. It is very well maintained and neat place in the comparison of the city of Varanasi. We will then drive you to Varanasi airport in the afternoon to take you to Delhi.