Varanasi with Ayodhya
Arrive Lucknow and transfer to the hotel. Later enjoy lucknow city sightseeing : Baba Imambara, Chota Imambara, Rumi Darwaza & The State Museum. Return back to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.DAY 2- Lucknow – Ayodhya (135 km - 2 hours 19 mins)
After breakfast, check-out from hotel and drive to Ayodhya. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Later enjoy The ancient city of Ayodhya is known by most to be the setting of the ancient Hindu epic Ramayana and is known to be the birthplace of the God king Ram. The city is located at the banks of the Sarayu River and was the capital of the ancient kingdom of Kosala. The city was known to be founded by the Hindu deity Manu and is believed to be 9000 years old. It is one of the most frequented pilgrim spots and is famous for its various temples which are visited by people of various Indian religions. Here’s the list of the best places to visit in Ayodhya. Ram Janmabhoomi Temple, Moti Mahal, Hanuman Garhi, Kanak Bhawan Etc. Later drive back to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.DAY 3- Ayodhya – Allahabad (177 km - 4 hours 15 mins)
After breakfast, check-out from hotel and drive to Allahabad. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Later visit:- Sangam -Allahabad -This Sangam is one of the most sacred places of Hindus. Situated around 7 km from civil lines, it is the meeting point of three holy rivers - Ganga ,Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati. Pandas Places can be seen here perched on small platforms performing puja and assisting the devot in their ritual ablutions in the shallow water. The Sangam becomes a hub of activity after every 12 years when it hosts the Kumbh Mela. Allahabad Fort- The fort built by Akbar has three magnificent galleries with huge towers. The location chosen by Emperor Akbar was revered for both the Hindus and the Buddhists equally. The interiors of the fort have two important monuments of interest. One of which is an ancient temple of Patalpuri. It is said that the epic hero of Ramayana, Ram, once worshipped here. This underground temple has a huge Banyan tree which is believed to be eternal and is called as the Akshay Vat or the immortal Banyan tree. Inside the fort is the most famous ancient structure of the Ashoka Pillar made of polished sandstone it stands more than 10 meters high. It is one of the many which the Mauryan Emperor Ashok built to spread the Buddhist religion and message of peace. Later drive back to hotel. Overnight at hotel.DAY 4- Allahabad – Varanasi (121 km - 2 hours 28 mins)
After breakfast, check-out from hotel and drive to Varanasi. Later take a tour of Sarnath - About 10 kms from Varanasi, is the place where lord Buddha after enlightenment gave his first sermon or as the Buddhist say set the 'wheel of dharma' or law rolling. Today Sarnath is considered as one of the richest place to have antiques since the Ashoka period to the 12th century. The Dharmarajika stupa was also built by Ashoka and it was surmounted by the pillar. This pillar with four lions today forms the national emblem of India. Sarnath has many more ruins of monasteries and stupas. The spot at which the stupa stands is believed to be the place from where Buddha gave his forts sermon. Sarnath has an extremely rich collection of Buddhist statues. These sculptures are the images of Buddha and Bodhisatva. These images are kept in the Archaeological museum of Sarnath. Return back to hotel. Overnight at Hotel.DAY 5- Varanasi
After breakfast, and visit:-The Ghats of Varanasi :- In this ancient city of pilgrimage, the bathing ghats are main attraction. People flock here in large numbers every day to take bath and worship in the temples built beside the river bank. Centuries old tradition to offer puja to the rising Sun is still maintained. The Kashi Vishwanath Temple/ Gyanvapi Mosque. This temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is popularly known as the golden Temple due the Gold plating done on its 15.5 meter high spire. One tonne of gold donated by Maharaja Ranjit Singh has been used in the gold plating of the spire. The temple was destroyed in the various invasions and was rebuilt in 1776 by Rani Ahilyabai of Indore. Durga Temple Built in the 8th century, the Durga temple is one of the most important temples in Varanasi. This temple is built in Nagara Style. The shikhara of the temple is formed by many small spires which are built one on top of the other. Bharat Mata Temple This temple is dedicated to Mother India. Just one kilometer from the Varanasi station. The temple is built in the Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth which was built by Babu Shiv Prasad Gupt. This temple was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi in 1936 so that the citizens could respect Mother India in statue form. The statute is built in marble. The statue is a replica of undivided India in three dimension which has the mountains, plains and oceans in right proportion. Tulsi Manas Temple This temple is dedicated to Lord Rama. The temple is built in the place where Goswami Tulsidas composed the epic 'Ramacharitramanas' which provides us with detailed description. Later drive back to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.DAY 6- Varanasi – Lucknow (320 km - 5 hours 41 mins)
After breakfast, check-out from hotel and drive to Lucknow. Upon arrival transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.DAY 7- Lucknow
After breakfast, check-out from hotel and drive to Lucknow Airport to board the flight for onward the journey with fond memories of the trip. Tour Ends... (All distances and timings are approx. )
A/c Vehicle (ac will not work in hills OR when the vehicle is parked) as per the itinerary,
state tax, toll charge, parking, driver allowance.
Entrance, Ride & Tips,
Any other item not listed in cost includes section.
|S.N||Veichle Picture||Veichle Name||Price|
|1||Swift Dzire AC||INR 28750/-|
|2||Tata Indigo AC||INR 28750/-|
|3||Toyota Innova AC||INR 38150/-|
|4||Tempo Traveller 12 AC||INR 51750/-|
1.The balance amount has to be paid upon arrival.
2.Please carry a print-out of travelling voucher for the same.
3.Please fill up the drivers duty slip correctly once the trip is finished
4.One day means a one calendar day (from midnight 12 to midnight 12).
5.AC will not work in hill areas (uphill or downhill) or when the vehicle is parked/stopped.
6.The kilometers and hours will be calculated from our Garage to Garage.
7.Total K.M limit 200 Per day.