Taxi Service in Varanasi by GetMeCab
Varanasi which is famous by the name of "City of light" is one of the oldest city and the most sacred place for Hindu religion. Birthplace of maestros like Pandit Ravi Shankar (Sitar player), Bismillah Khan (Sahnai Player), Birju Maharaj (Famous Kathak Dancer), Sitara Devi (Padma Sri) and many more legend it is the perfect blend of historical and religious places to travel which are splendid pieces of architecture. its ghat and temple are world famous for their amazing architect. Varanasi is a perfect place whether you want to travel solo, with friends or want to explore with your family.
There are lots of interesting places in Varanasi which fascinate the people and tourists.
Although there are 87 ghats in Varanasi the main attraction is Dasaswamedh Ghat. Dashashwamedh Ghat is located at the bank of the holy river Ganga near to the old Vishwanath Temple. Some say that it is the oldest ghat in Varanasi. The major attraction of this ghat is Ganga Aarti, a spectacular event held in evening is a must see. While the Aarti is in the process, It fills every moment with spirituality and peace. The is performed by the brass lamps accompanied with the mantra chant in the presence of the huge crowd. Other famous ghats of Varanasi are Manikarnika, Asi ghat, Banaras ghat.
Sarnath a sacred place where holy men fell to earth is located just 12 km from the holy city of Varanasi. Sarnath is the site of the deer park where Gautama Buddha first taught the Dharma after his enlightenment. Today it's one of the four key sites on the Buddhist circuit (along with Bodhgaya, Kushinagar and Lumbini in Nepal) and attracts followers from around the world, especially on Purnima (or, informally, Buddha's birthday), when Buddha's life, death and enlightenment are celebrated, usually in April or May.
Golden Temple (Kashi Vishwanath)
Revered as one of the 12 Jyotirlingas of holy lord Shiva the present temple of Kashi Vishwanath was build by Rani Ahilyabai after Shiva appeared in her dream. The Golden towers is almost 15.5 meters in height and a marvellous sight to be seen. It has an inner sanctum that comprises a linga made up of black stone placed in a silver altar, on the floor. There are three shrines in a row on the south and around the temple, there is a cluster of five lings, which combined known as Nilakantheshvar temple.
This is one of the core places for the art history lover as well as the cultural enthusiast to visit in Sarnath. This museum is located next to the excavation site and houses the upper part of the Ashokan Pillar. Lovely collection of Buddhist artefacts found during excavations. Excellent sculptures of Buddha and Bodhisattvas and the Monk Bala patronized statue with the umbrella. Some of the artefacts are quite famous in India and some are very intricate.
Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple
This temple is also called as the Monkey temple because of the presence of a lot of monkeys inside the premises. Located in the southern part of the Varanasi, on the way to the Durga Mandir and New Vishwanath this temple is dedicated to the lord Hanma. This temple was constructed by the educationist and freedom fighter Pt. Madan Mohan Malviya (the founder of the BHU) in the early 1900s. The Hanuman Jayanti (birthday of the Lord Hanuman) is celebrated every year by organizing a special Shobha Yatra (a parade) from Durga temple (Durga Kund) to the Sankat Mochan Temple.
Bharat Mata temple/museum
Bharat Mata Temple is among the beautiful temples constructed in 1936 by Babu Shiv Prasad Gupt, a Gandhian follower. It is situated within the campus of Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth. The shrine is dedicated to Mother India and possesses a beautiful marble structure, which was inaugurated by Mahatma Gandhi. It is one of a kind thing. There's a map carved out of marble depicting all the types of landforms India has. And the temple is dedicated to our very own Goddess of India.
There are lots of interesting & fascinating places near Varanasi city for Weekend Destination.
Bodhgaya is around 255 km far from Varanasi and our Varanasi Taxi Service can take you there in around 5 hours. If you want to explore history, this is the place you need to be. The Famous Mahabodhi temple, which attracts pilgrims from all over the world, is located here. Visitors come here to meditate and relax in the ambience of monastic tranquillity. This is also the place where Prince Siddhartha attained enlightenment beneath a Bodhi tree 2600 years ago and became a Buddha.
Khajuraho is around 408 km far from Varanasi and our Varanasi Taxi Service can take you there in around 8 hours. This town in Madhya Pradesh is the gift of the medieval period and would be the best weekend getaway option around Varanasi. The Hindu and Jain temples here are architectural masterpieces. Every temple is carved beautifully in erotic and aesthetic engravings.
Rajgir in Bihar is around 322.5 km far from Varanasi and our Varanasi Taxi Service can take you there in around 7 h 32 min. This town, with a historic and spiritual feel, is a nature lover's paradise. It is a place, which is surrounded by rocks in a green valley that can lift anyone's mood. You will find spots dedicated to Buddhism and Jainism here as both Lord Mahavir and Buddha spent time in Rajgir.
Bandhavgarh National Park
Bandhavgarh National Park is around 348.5 km far from Varanasi and our Varanasi Taxi Service can take you there in around 8 h 14 min. Known as the tiger's den, this place was once the hunting ground for maharajas of Rewa. This beautiful forest with lush vegetation abounds in wildlife including tigers, Asiatic jackals, foxes, sloth bear, ratel, grey mongoose, striped hyenas, jungle cats and leopards. This place has the highest density of Royal Bengal tigers around Varanasi and is a must visit for all the wildlife enthusiasts.
Lucknow is around 319.9 km far from Varanasi and our Varanasi Taxi Service can take you there in around 6 h 46 min. Last but not the least, Lucknow. The symbol of Hindu-Muslim harmony, Lucknow is also the largest city in the state. The city is famously known as "The city of Nawabs" as the city has been ruled by multiple rich dynasties. The language used here among common people is very polite and respectful. That is another thing that Lucknow is known for. But mostly, Lucknow is known for its finger-licking cuisine, especially non-vegetarian recipes.
Book a taxi from Varanasi to Lucknow for Round Trip
Round Trip Taxi Fare in Varanasi
|Toyota Etios-Swift Dzire||9.5|
|Tempo Traveller 12 str||18.0|
|Tempo Traveller 15 str||19.5|
Full Day Taxi Fare in Varanasi
|Toyota Etios-Swift Dzire||1800|
|Tempo Traveller 12 str||4000|
|Tempo Traveller 15 str||4300|
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We offer 4 kinds of taxi services from Varanasi, we advise you to read the fare rules carefully before booking, since all trip types have different rules for fares-
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- Taxi Tour packages - Advisable for long tours from Varanasi, this provides the customers the option to get a taxi at fixed cost, while getting a fixed itinerary. It’s best for tourists who have a fixed itinerary to go for sightseeing to favorite tourist hotspots. Taxi Tour Packages from GetMeCab are available on request
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