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Assi Ghat

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Varanasi, India
+91 91984 34350
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the Southernmost Ghat of Varanasi & ideally recommended to visit during Sunrise ( for holy dip) or Sunset ( for Ganga Aarti). A Boat ride to explore the Ghats can cost approx Rs 600-800 based on negotiating skills, per boat for approx 1...More

Thank DurgeshRajadhyaksha
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's an very exciting & relaxing place specially in eventing. i always like to go in evening it make me feel like peace..and cold air makes us feel refresh..The sunset time is fabulous to see from there....

Thank shavya845
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One must not miss the morning aarti at assi ghaat followed by the ahuti, sunrise , boat ride , classical music and yoga. One of the best attractions of Banaras.

Thank Bitanuka S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Assi ghat is almost city end of the historical & ancient place called Banaras. This place is full of versatility. One can find People from all over the world at this place. Accessibility to this place makes it more lucrative than other ghats. Very beautiful....More

Thank abhishekajaykumar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Assi ghat is one of the oldest ghat in varanasi. every one must visit and see beauty of ganga and ghats. its best place for people want to do yoga and meditation.

Thank varanasi City T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Assi Ghat where pilgrims take dip before paying Lord Shiva in the form of huge lingam situated under a peepal tree. At evening arti perform by priests.

Thank dhyan400
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the Best Ghat of Varanasi - spacious, not over crowded or over commercialized, yet buzzing with life. The Ghat is particularly captivating at dawn / early morning. The morning aarti at Assi ghat is highly recommended. Also the long tea available on the...More

Thank DelhiGhumakkar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

you must go there in the morning to see the public yoga. is very good to see so many people practicing at the same time. you should know before that is pranayama with some stretchings and laughing yoga (it's great)

Thank Pedro T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go at sunrise and do the free yoga class by the Ganges .they also incorporate the laughing yoga .if you don't do the class it is still worth watching.

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this ghar in the morning at sunrise and saw arti and yag taking place. The weather was pleasant and ideal for a boat ride. The boat man took us around many ghats in the motorized boat and we experienced varanasi from the middle...More

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Shriganesh G
27 November 2015|
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Response from 243pranati | Reviewed this property |
The aarti is performed here early morning 5 -530 a.m. under the Subah e Banars cultural and spiritual event. In winter timing may have changed. Please ask your Hotel or Guest House once you arrive in Banaras.