Varanasi Experience - Independent

Visit operator website

Run by: Peregrine

Reference number: PIVNX

From: £565.00

Confronting, climactic, and revered by millions of Hindus, Varanasi is one of India’s most defining experiences. Towering temples and smoldering ghats (riverside steps) compose an eerie and enigmatic riverside, local residents wash their garments in the Ganges waters alongside the atoning faithful, and Hindu holy men offer up their prayers amidst the sporadic cheers erupting from makeshift cricket tournaments playing out across the boardwalks. Independent Experiences Independent travel, without the stress. Peregrine’s Independent Experiences are a range of short ‘mini tours’ that you can add to other Experiences or as an extension to a longer tour, to craft your perfect holiday itinerary. Independent Experiences are for 1-3 travellers, come accompanied by a local Peregrine guide and depart daily. /experiences Highlights/r/n
  • Get to know Varanasi on a cycle rickshaw tour through the streets of the Old City
  • Observe Hindu pilgrims washing away their sins in The Ganges
  • Witness an evening puja festival down by the ghats
  • Experience sunrise on a cruise down the Ganges

This trip has no fixed departures but restrictions may apply - check operator website

** If you see this next to a price, a specific price in your currency has not been provided, this is an estimated-only price based on a currency conversion, the price you pay may be different to that shown

Get inspiration every week into your inbox!

Sign up to our weekly Trip Finder email and get a selection of the best trips to feed your Wanderlust