Varanasi - Gaya Trip

Destination Covered : Varanasi- Sarnath- Varanasi- Mundeshwari (Bhabhua, Bihar)- Sasaram- Tarachandi- Manjhar Kund- Dhuan Kund- Dehri- Rohtasgarh- Deo (Aurangabad, Bihar)- Bodhgaya- Gaya- Bodhgaya- Varanasi

Duration : 5 Nights / 6 Days


Tour Highlights

♦  Attend Ganga Aarti ceremony with boat ride at Ghat.

♦  Excursion to Sarnath and enjoy light & sound Show in evening at Dhamekh Stupa (Show tickets on your own cost).

♦  Visit Maa Mundeshwari Dham at Ramgarh village in Kaimur (Bhabhua District).

♦  Visit Shershah Suri's Tomb at Sasaram Town.

♦  Visit Maa Tarachandi Shakti peethTemple.

♦  Visit Manjhar Kund & Dhuan Kund water fall.

♦  Visit Rohtasgarh fort at Rohtasgarh.

♦  Visit famous very ancient Sun Temple at Deo.

♦  Visit Gaya & Bodhgaya Temples.


Details Itinerary

Day 1  Arrive Varanasi

Upon your arrival at airport/ railway station, meet with our driver and get transferred to hotel. Later start city tour of Varanasi and visiting various Temples namely New Vishwanath Temple (BHU), Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple, Tridev Temple, Tulsi Manas Temple, Durga Kund Temple & Ganesh Temple (NOTE:- Most Temple gets closed between 12:00 PM - 03:00 PM). In evening attend Ganga Aarti ceremony with boat ride at Ghat. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 2  Varanasi- (10 Kms/ 30 Mns. Approx.) Sarnath- Varanasi

Early morning proceed to Gangaji for holy bath and by walk visit Main ancient Kashi Vishwanath Temple also called the Golden Temple because of the gold plating on its roof, Maa Annapurna Devi Temple & Kaal Bhairav Temple. Return back to hotel for breakfast (Breakfast served in hotel till 10:00 AM).

After some rest you can explore local famous Varanasi silk saree embriodery center. Then proceed for the excursion to Sarnath- 10 Kms away from Varanasi is the fabled place which bears the testimony to its great past where Lord Buddha delivered his first sermon to his disciples, expounding the principles of Buddhism. Visit Dhamekh Stupa, Dharmarajika Stupa, Chaukhandi Stupa, Jain Temple, Buddha Temple, Sarnath Museum (National Emblem)
- (Friday closed), Ashok Pillar and Deer Park. Enjoy light & sound show in evening at Dhamekh Stupa (Show tickets on your own cost, Timing: 7:30- 8:00 PM). Return back to Varanasi and overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 3  Varanasi (Banaras)- (90 Kms/ 2:40 Hrs. Approx.) Mundeshwari (Bihar)- (60 Kms/ 2:00 Hrs. Approx.) Sasaram- (7 Kms/ 20 Mns. Approx.) Tarachandi (Sasaram on NH2 Road) - (5 Kms/ 20 Mns. Approx.) Manjhar Kund- (2 Kms/ 10 Mns. Approx.) Dhuan Kund- (20 Kms/ 45 Mns. Approx.) Dehri

Morning after breakfast check out from hotel and ride to Mundeshwari Dham. On arrival visit Maa Mundeshwari ancient Temple. It is located at paunra pahad (ancient mountain), Ramgarh village in Kaimur. It is an ancient Temple dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva and Shakti and is considered one of the oldest Hindu Temples in India.

Then ride to Sasaram Town. On arrival visit Shershah Suri's Tomb.

After that ride to Tarachandi Temple (via NH2 Sasaram). On arrival visit famous Maa Tarachandi Shaktipeeth Temple.

Then ride to Manjhar Kund & Dhuan Kund water fall.

After that ride to Dehri. On arrival check in to hotel & Overnight stay.

 

Day 4  Dehri- (75 Kms/ 3:00 Hrs. Approx.) Rohtasgarh- (120 Kms/ 4:00 Hrs. Approx.) Deo- (80 Kms/ 2:00 Hrs. Approx.) Bodhgaya

Morning after breakfast check out from hotel and ride to Rohtasgarh. On arrival visit Rohtasgarh fort.

After that ride to Deo and visit famous very ancient Sun Temple.

Then proceed to Bodhgaya. On arrival check in to hotel & overnight stay.

 

Day 5  Bodhgaya- (15 Kms/ 30 Mns. Approx.) Gaya- (15 Kms/ 30 Mns. Approx.) Bodhgaya

Early morning (around 4:00 AM) proceed drive to Gaya visit Vishnupaad Temple for Ritual Pind Dann pooja and Mangala Gauri Darshan. Move back to Bodhgaya take breakfast after some rest then visit Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhi Tree (where he attained Enlightment), Great Buddha Statue, Chinese Temple & Royal Bhutan Monastery etc. Overnight stay at the hotel.

 

Day 6  Bodhgaya- (250 Kms/ 6:00 Hrs. Approx.) Varanasi- Departure

Morning after breakfast check out from hotel and ride back to Varanasi. On arrival departure transfer to the airport/ railway station to connect your flight/ train for onward destination.

 

PACKAGE INCLUDES :

a) 05 Nights accommodation in hotel.
b) 05 Days breakfast in hotel. 
c) All transfers & sightseeing tours by using AC Vehicle.
d) All applicable vehicle taxes, toll, parking fees, fuel charges etc.
e) 01 Boat ride tour on river Ganges.
f) All applicable taxes. 


PACKAGE DOES NOT INCLUDES :

a) Expenses of personal nature such as tele. calls, alcoholic & non alcoholic beverages, extra services at the hotel etc.
b) Airfares, Airport Taxes & Railways fare. 
c) Any insurance surcharge.
d) Still/ video cameras fees.
e) Monuments entry fees.
f) Show ticket cost.
g) Guide services.
h) Any other expenses that aren’t included in above mention services.

 

Journey Ends With Sweet Memories