Varanasi Morning Boat Tour With Ganga Ghat Ceremonies

Day Trips & Excursions in Varanasi

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Embark on a unique boat tour that will give you the opportunity to explore the Varansi and Ganga Ghat at sunrise. Witness the Morning rituals, special features of the various Ghats and see the various activities and professions related to the religious death ceremonies. Receive insights from a knowledgeable tour guide throughout the duration of your tour.
Your guide will meet you in your hotel in Varanasi between 5am-6am and drive you to Ganga Ghat to board the boat. This unique 2-hour morning boat tour will take you to explore the beautiful Ghats and temples with morning rituals . During your boat ride, your guide will give you a brief explanation about the Ghats and all related subjects before witnessing a burning ghat where the dead bodies are cremated. You will also have the opportunity to see the various activities and professions related to the religious ceremonies after people pass away. When the tour ends, you will be taken back to your hotel.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off in Varanasi
  • Driver/guide
  • Sightseeing boat tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)


  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors