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Half-Day Sarnath Tour including Buddhist Highlights from Varanasi
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Private Tour: Full-Day Varanasi Tour including Sarnath and Evening Ganga Arti
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The Dhamekha stupa and other imposing structures adorn this holy site where Buddha first preached his message.
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  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
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Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Sarnath | Via-Anlabereni, Varanasi 759026, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was well Maintained and beautiful site. You will want to spend more as serenity of place takes over. If weather is pleasant, you can have a good stroll in the gardens.

Thank Shakshi_12
Reviewed yesterday

Nandan Uphadyay of Groovy Ganges Tours arranged this visit to Sarnath for me. I highly recommend his services, fair, safe, knowlegable.

Thank Daphne F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is so much important płace for every buddhist. Many temples, each in different style for example Tibetan or Japonese. In main temple we can feel peaceful and saint atmosphere.

Thank DorotaT
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sarnath is the place tottally associated with the Gautam Budhha. Many temples of Lord Budhdha are here.

Thank Anamika K
Reviewed 4 days ago

Really enjoyed walking around this area. With a visit. Park like setting. Building and ruins on the grounds are very old. worth a visit.

Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sarnath is a city located 13 kilometres north-east of Varanasi near the confluence of the Ganges and the Varuna rivers in Uttar Pradesh, India. This city is mentioned by the Buddha as one of the four places of pilgrimage to which his devout followers should...More

Thank aviksengupta03
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This temple is famous in north india..here lord buddha delivered his first sermon..it is one of the great centre of buddhism

Thank durex p
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sarnath is famous of a Jain temple and a Buddist monument (Stoop). It is about 10-15 Kms from Varanasi. There is a museum which has a Ashoka stambh.

Thank jnrobin
Reviewed 6 days ago

The place where Buddha first turned the Dhamma wheel is an amazingly peaceful place with immaculate grounds. Make sure you visit the museum across the road.

Thank wiiiildbill
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Sarnath temple and place is very interesting in Varanasi city this place is god shankar temple and very most place journey in Varanasi...

Thank Hare R
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my_cat_misses_me
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Response from avisharma77 | Reviewed this property |
plenty of guides around the place rates too are negotiable
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Clbrenneis
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Response from alec s | Reviewed this property |
You must be referring to an auto rickshaw commonly called autos all over India. They are very plentiful in the city of Varanasi and probably the best means of transportation in this very crowded and chaotic city. How the... More
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Clbrenneis
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Response from kewalks | Reviewed this property |
make a website or a forum for him . can he read and write english ? does he really need help ? ... i dont think so :)
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