Erco travels present five day religious tour of Varanasi and the city of Sangam –Allahabad. This tour shows the religious and cultural India by visiting its ancient cities and temples within a short span of time.
Your tour start from one of the oldest and pious city of India, Varanasi popular as various nick names like Banaras, Benaras and Kashi famous for its lively Ghats and temples in all around the world. This holy city is nestles in the lap of river Ganges, which is boast with numerous Hindu temples, ashrams and beautiful Ganga Ghats, Which attracts tourist not only for religious significance, but also for it historic heritage, adds the more charm to this city. This City of Temples offers a splendid view of Ganga Ghats in the evening, when Maha Aarti is performing with full of religious activities and rituals.
Your last destination is the Sangam city- Allahabad also known as Prayaga or "place of sacrifice. It is situated at the sacred amalgamate of the holy rivers Ganges, Yamuna and Saraswati, known as Sangam which plays a vital role in the Hindu scriptures. Allahabad is blessed with forts, temples, Museum and beautiful gardens. Apart from all these it is also famous for Maha Kumbh Mela, celebrated once every 12 year.
This short tour brings you in a spiritual world and gives you a chance to wash away the sins of mortals by taking a holy dip in River Ganga. So come and see real culture of Hinduism and ancient temples by visiting Varansi and Allahabad.
As you reach Delhi International Airport you will be transferred to the most religious site of the country, Varanasi by road. After arrival at Varanasi, check-in at hotel to spend the night.Day 02 : Varanasi
This holy shrine is dotted with several temples and Ghats which are visited by devotees throughout the year. Early morning, you will visit the chief deity's temple, Kashi Vishwanath Temple. The temple has been dedicated to Lord Shiva and is one of the jyotirlingas among the twelve. After having your lunch, you will visit Ramnagar Fort; situated on the bank of the holy River Ganga. The fort shows the splendid blend of Indian and Islamic architecture.
Take a full day sightseeing of various Ghats of Ganga River. Some of the famous Ghats of the city are Asi Ghat, Dasaswamedh Ghat, Hanuman Ghat and Kedar Ghat. The bathing scenes of thousands of devotees are worth watching. If you wish, you can explore some other temples during your Varanasi tour like Durga temple and New Vishwanath temple.
Depart from Varanasi to Allahabad early in the morning. Rest for a while at Allahabad hotel; move for city sightseeing, where you will see the magnificent art gallery in Allahabad Fort. Later, take a tour of Triveni Sangam where you can watch the meeting of three rivers namely Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati. The famous Ashoka Pillar is also beautifully standing in this place. End up your sightseeing and return to your hotel.
On the last day of your trip, you will be come back to Delhi Airport to catch your flight to your home destination.