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Varanasi Travel Guide

The land of Moksh - Varanasi is popularly known as Kashi and Banaras. This one of the holiest cities of India is situated in...

The land of Moksh - Varanasi is popularly known as Kashi and Banaras. This one of the holiest cities of India is situated in the state of Uttar Pradesh. It is said that it was founded by Lord Shiva about 5000 years ago and is positioned charmingly on the west bank of Holy Ganges River. It has got its name from two sacred rivers Varuna situated at the north and Assi situated at the south of the city. The city is mentioned in the sacred epics Ramayana and Mahabharata. The travel guide Varanasi provides all the relevant information related to this holy city.

The significance of Varanasi lies in the faith of the people, those who die in Kashi will achieve salvation or Moksh. The city is crowded by numbers of Hindu devotees every day all round the year. The Varanasi travel guide gives all the details about this city. It is a perfect place for those who are stirred by Hindu beliefs, traditions, cultures and notions. They can have genuine life experiences, of the Hindu lifestyle and faith here. Varanasi is also renowned as a hub of silk weaving. The Paan, a mixture of betel leaves, areca nut, tobacco and lime, is a common chewing addiction in India but in Benaras it reaches artistic levels. There are a number of enchanting temples in the city that showcases the customs and religious belief of the Hindus. The city is also a major hub of art, craft, education as well as culture.

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Please Suggest any Pure Veg hotel near Assi ghat...??

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Anjali Gupta

please try Pizzeria on the Ghat

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what is time toch to airport

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Aftabuddin Syed

Approx an hour depends on traffic as well

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how to cancel my flight ticket?

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Anand Ranjan

when u booked a ticket

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What are most see places in banaras?

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sanjib dutta

good But don't stay Hotel Alka

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distance between laal bhadur shastri airport and varanasi?

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Pawan Singh

20 km half hour if no traffic

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Please provide me distance between airport to babatpur railway station?

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38092390

it's around 20 km and it will take around 50mins to reach there

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may I change my travel date from 26 September 2018 to 23 September 2018

Do These Couple Friebdly Hotels Accept Local Id's

any hotel who can provide early check in at 6:00 am in morning?

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Sunil Katiyar

we have local person but having local id proof .can you suggest a good hotel??

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Amit Khanna

Hotel comfort inn

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