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Varanasi Vacations

Varanasi Vacations

Forge new memories, embark on inspiring adventures and go where the locals go — it's all possible in Varanasi. But first, let us tell you the essentials about your next vacation destination!

To help get you oriented, Varanasi sits 85 miles (137 kilometers) to the east of the prominent city of Allahabad.

This area of North India is home to approximately 1,200,000 people.

Varanasi Vacation Packages

If you're planning an escape to Varanasi, you'll want to hear this! You can save tons of money with a Travelocity flight and accommodation package. Just select from more than 400 airline partners and 665,000 lodging options. Too many choices? We'll make it easy for you!

Travelocity gives you 24/7 personal assistance on everything from accommodations and airfares to activities and rental cars.

If you notice a lower price on a different site, we'll refund the difference^.

We know that sometimes changes must be made. If you decide to change your travel bookings, you won't be charged by us.

And so long as you get in quick, most accommodations don't charge fees either^.

Where to stay in Varanasi

There's nothing quite as satisfying as getting into bed after an epic day of exploring. With 26 properties in Varanasi, you can take your pick of the comfiest of them.

After a jam-packed day of wandering the streets of Varanasi, there's nothing better than coming home to a cozy room and an inviting bed. The Gupta Inn are Travelocity's most popular accommodations.

Where do you fly into for Varanasi?

Plug in your headphones and binge-watch a couple of films. Before you know it, you'll be hitting the runway at Babatpur Airport (VNS). It's 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the northwest from central Varanasi.

Can I rent a car in Varanasi?

Wander through Varanasi and experience the distinct culture. If you'd like to head a little further out, booking a rental car via Travelocity will certainly help.

Unfortunately, there are no car rental firms in the vicinity of Babatpur Airport, so you'll have to organize another way if you're arriving by air.

Places to visit in Varanasi

Arrange for a visit to Durga Temple, a serene house of worship.

Need some more options?

Make arrangements for a visit to Kashi Vishwanath Temple, a serene house of worship.

And that's not all there is.

Head over to enjoy the remarkably peaceful and spiritual atmosphere that surrounds Bharat Mata.

Tours and Activities in Varanasi

Traveling can teach us so many things. Not only does it make us more aware of the world and its wonders, it can push us to meet new people and learn from the experience of others. Ready to head to your next unforgettable class?

Looking for interesting ideas for your Varanasi vacation itinerary? Easy — a Private Half-Day City Tour or a Prayer Ceremony at the Ghats on the River Ganges are tempting options!

Places to Visit Near Varanasi

If you've explored the very best of Varanasi and have a few more days up your sleeve, make your way to Mirzapur. Here, it won't take you long to find things to see and do. Tanda Falls and Agori Fort and the Ashtabhuji Devi Temple are our favorites in this destination. Take a whole day here and check them all out!

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Top Varanasi Hotels Deals

$61
Radisson Hotel Varanasi

Radisson Hotel Varanasi

4.5 out of 5.0 The Mall Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
This luxury hotel includes 2 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the business center, free WiFi in public areas, and free valet parking. Enjoy the steam room and perks like free self parking.
$55
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham JHV Varanasi

Ramada Plaza by Wyndham JHV Varanasi

5.0 out of 5.0 The Mall, Cantonment, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
A full-service spa, 2 restaurants, and an outdoor pool are all featured at this luxury hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center, free WiFi in public areas, and airport shuttle. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free valet parking.
$14
Safarnama Varanasi

Safarnama Varanasi

3.5 out of 5.0 D34/209, Ganesh Mahal, Bengali tola, Behind Godowlia Tonga Stand, Varanasi
Free WiFi in public areas, a convenience store, and a communal living room are available at this bed & breakfast. Enjoy the free continental breakfast each morning. A library, a hair salon, and a computer station are also on offer.

Things to do in Varanasi

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^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Travelocity.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

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