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26 Mar 2018
“actually a riverfront for the fort”
15 Mar 2018
“Beautiful ghat”
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Reviewed 27 March 2018

this is the riverfront for the chetsingh fort and no guide will take you there as there is nothing to see or do there.. One thing is that it is pretty clean..

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank manansomani
Reviewed 15 March 2018

My visit here was extremely peaceful. The steps were recently swept, the boats floated nearby, and the old architecture was beautiful. I recommend just walking from ghat to ghat to get a feeling for each one.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank smlec
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Chet Singh fort is not so far from Harishchandra Ghat Varanasi.This is not a popular spot but a big playground is here for local people.And a ghat for this fort which is known as Chet Singh ghat.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank rajveer0072016
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We were taking a stroll along the Ganga ghats from Dashawamedh to Assi Ghat. This ghat is somewhere in the middle, perhaps a little closer to Assi. Nice little quiet ghat with relatively clean water. So we took some time out to relax there a...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank DelhiGhumakkar
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Varanasi has many ghats where people come for many reasons, to sit quietly and meditate, get in or out to boat, pray, bath, wash, walk, ride etc. This ghat is in front of Chet Singh fort. Very imposing architecture. The ghat is much peaceful than...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Kaniz K
Reviewed 29 July 2016

First Maharaj of Banaras was Balwant Singh and his illegitimate son was Chet Singh. Chet Singh became Maharaja by bribing the Nawab of Awadh and secured his legacy over Balwant Singh’s nephew Mahip Narayan Singh. Chet Singh’s legacy followed by political squabbles with Governor General...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank BongBlogger
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Peaceful, calm, sometimes crwoded, and Hindus are praying, singing. you like its ( the atmoshere, or you hate the dirty places

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Porsche911SC
Reviewed 21 February 2016

it is a nice ghat . Quiet and peaceful.. a place where one could peacefully read a book i in a winter afternoon. The architecture is nice

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank AmitYadav007
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This is a very quiet an peaceful ghat and a great place to sit for a while (perhaps with a book). The architecture is beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Tiina R
Reviewed 20 November 2015

I viewed the Chet Singh Ghat in the early morning from a boat. It is an imposing sight. Built in the mid-18th Century, it was the site of a fierce battle between the local Maharaja Chait (or Chet) Singh and the troops of the representative...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank Joel_Simpson
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