Varanasi is one of the oldest continuously occupied cities in the world. Varanasi also called Kashi or Banaras is one of the seven holiest cities for Hinduism. Varanasi city tours can help you soak in sights and sounds of this fascinating city. Varanasi is located on the banks of the river Ganga. The river has two tributaries River Varuna and Assi. Tourists can arrive in the city by air, road or train. The best time to plan your Varanasi one day trip is between November to February.
Varanasi Day Sightseeing should start with a visit to the Shri Kashi Vishwanath temple. The temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva the presiding deity of the city. The temple is one of twelve Jyotirlinga. The Sankat Mocha temple is one of the oldest Lord Hanuman temples in the city. Pilgrims should visit the iconic Manas Mandir. The marble temple is dedicated to Lord Rama. The museum on the premises has rare scripts from the Ramayan.