Varanasi Death and Rebirth Walk

Private & Custom Tours in Karnataka

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Tour description provided by Viator

Birth and Death are words we chose to describe the doorways in and out of a cycle. This cycle is connected to a larger cycle which awaits our return. It is all just like breathing. Remove the fear and judgement to recognise the same pattern as a principle everywhere. Walk with us through the city of learning & burning and experience Varanasi the concept of life, death and rebirth: when it is known as ‘Mahashamstana’, "the great cremation ground" of Shiva.
The tour guide will pick you up at 6 PM or after sunset from your hotel in Varanasi and drive to Central city near to Saint Thomas Church, Girijaghar Crossing, where the walking tour will begin. First, walk through the most crowded part of Varanasi, see the local market and what locals are doing. After few while enter in to the one of the oldest market in narrow lane which leads to the Kasi Vishwnath temple. It a very bright and colourful market full with the activity by local. After that walk up to main cremation ground that is known as Manikarnika Ghat. Experience the process of cremations and life and death. Finally after cremation ground walk along the river front dunring the night time is a special experience, walk up to Dasaswmedh Ghat and feel the sprit of the place and walk back to parking nearby area where driver will meet you and drive back to Hotel

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Varanasi
  • Professional licensed guide

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities