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Tourist Spot in Varanasi

About Varanasi: Varanasi or Kashi is the city built by Lord Shiva. The holiest place of pilgrimage is located on the banks of the river Ganges. The city is famous for its Mandirs and Ghats where millions of people come every year from various parts of the country and from outside India to take holy dip in the Ganges and do Pujas.
How to reach:The nearest railheads are Agra, Allahabad, Delhi.
Best Time To Visit: September to February.
Accomodation: Hotels, Panthanivas etc.
Local Transport: Bus, taxi service etc.

Place of Tourist Interest in Varanasi

Ghat varanasi

The Ghats: The ghats of Varanasi are quite famous where every day thousands of pilgrims say their prayers. For the Hindus, the Varanasi is the place which is the most sacred on earth. They believe that if somebody dies here, he goes to the heaven.

Durga Temple Varanasi

Temples: Varanasi is also known as the temple town. Hundreds of temples are there, some of which are very very old. Temples dedicated to Lord Shiva & goddess Durga abound here.

Benaras Hindu University: One of the best Universities in India, Benaras Hindu University has produced a lot of renowned figures in Indian history. At the time of India's freedom struggle, this University also played an important part.