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Review of Banaras Ghats

Banaras Ghats
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Owner description: One of the oldest cities of India, Banaras acts as an important religious center. The numerous bathing ghats (steps) along the bank of the Ganges attract huge crowds of pilgrims.
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Banaras or Varanasi ghat's around Ganga river is kind of experience itself. You sit around the ghat's and you will feel the good vibration. Walking around the ghat's 9around 3-5km walk) is kind of worth things to do. You can see local people's life style, different kind of people, river view and much more.
You can also go for boat ride, swim in the river, have a lemon or masala tea and much more. Around evening (after 6pm) You can go and watch Free Live performance of traditional dance and many things around Tulsi ghat. Do not forget: If you found this review helpful, please click THANK below.

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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

This place is know for its Ghats situated at Ganga river.
Main attraction at this Ghat is its evening Ganga Arti.
You can take ride of boats at marginal cost of Rs. 50 per peraon to enjoy the beautiful arti from river.
The boat first shows you full Ghat and after that it will stands just infront of the place from where you can see the Arti.

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

On March 23,2017, my friend and I went to Varanasi to learn about their religious practices. There are about 100 ghats in the Varanasi city. Most of the ghats were made at the time of Maratha. Marathas, Holkars, Bhonsles, Shindes (Scindias), and Peshwes (Peshwas) has been as patrons of present-day Varanasi. Morning boat ride in the Varanasi is famous worldwide as a visitors attraction. If you are the next tourist in India, have a great memory by riding in a boat on the Ganges across the ghats.
The famous and oldest ghats of all these are the Dashashwamegha, Manikarnika and Harishchandra Ghat. Most of the ghats were made at the time of Maratha. Marathas, Holkars, Bhonsles, Shindes (Scindias), and Peshwes (Peshwas) has been as patrons of present-day Varanasi.
These are a very special type of embankments that are actually long flights of wide stone steps leading down to the river where people can take a holy dip.

But there are more to these Ghats than just bathing and cremating. Each of the eighty-four Ghats of Varanasi holds some special significance.
Viewing the Ghats from a boat on the Ganges, especially at sunrise, is an unforgettable experience! They offer a panoramic view of the various early morning activities - from ablution to workout - of a multitude of people, for whom the river is the be all and end all of life. It's also a pleasure to walk down the entire stretch of the Ghats along the Ganges. Here, people consult the astrologers under their palm leaf parasols, buy offerings for rituals, sell silk apparels and brass-ware, or just gaze at the faraway horizon where the mighty river meets the heavens.
For us was a great experience to be there in the Aarti ceremony and observe from the steps. Once in a lifetime experience,

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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Varanasi has been one of the continuously populated cities in the world. No tour of this grand old city is complete with a visit to the ghats. Perhaps as old as Hinduism itself, each ghat has a story from the legends.

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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Great experience to be there in the Aarti ceremony and observe from the steps.
Once in a lifetime experience, well guided by our guide.

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