Sitamarhi to Varanasi Tour (5 Days)

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Sitamarhi to Varanasi 4 Nights / 5 Days

Further down is Mirzapur which is often referred as the carpet country. Sailing down the river watching ripples streaking the flat water and the occasional splash appears when a river Dolphin makes a brief appearance. Sailing downstream we reach Chunar, there the river turns sharply near the imposing Chunar fort which seems to rise vertically from the water. The sun rise and sun sets are spectacular. Pink Orange fray and Blue infusing the placid landscape with sudden torrents of burning pyre the journey ends at Varanasi the city of Ghats.


This sail begins at Sitamarhi, a place where Saint Valmiki, the author of the Holy book Ramayana had his Ashram. A temple dedicated to Lord Ram and Sita is also there in Sitamarhi. The sail is further down to Mirzapur, also known as carpet country. Chunar fort which seems to raise vertically from the water, near to it the river takes a sharp turn. You can also enjoy the spectacular sun rise and sun sets. This journey finally ends at Varanasi, also known as "The city of Ghats"


The best period for sailing on the river Ganga when the weather is pleasant is from mid Sep to mid December & again from mid January to end of March. Sailing between mid Decembers to mid January is not recommended as there is thick fog which affects the navigation and the pictorial view.

Day 01: Varanasi/Sitamarhi

Arrive Varanasi and later transfer to Sita Marhi. On arrival check in at Ashram .Only Vegetarian meals are served here as it’s a place of religious importance. Overnight will be at Ashram.


Day 02: Sitamarhi-Gopiganj sails to Mirzapur

After an early breakfast at Ashram transfer to Gopiganj from where we shall begin our first leg of sail to Mirzapur/Vindhyachal. On arrival you will be transferred to the hotel for overnight stay.


Day 03: Sail Mirzapur to Chunar

BreakfastAfter an early breakfast at the hotel transfer to the ghats from where we shall begin our second leg of the sail to Chunar. On arrival you will be transferred to the hotel. In Chunar we will see the Sheetla Mata Mandir, Chunar Port and Hanumanji temple. Overnight stay will be at the hotel.


Day 04: Sail Chunar to Varanasi

After breakfast at hotel you will be transferred once again to begin the final leg of sail to Varanasi on the River Ganga. Once you arrive Varanasi take part in the Ganga Aarti prayer of River Ganges. Later on after offering prayers you will be transferred to the hotel for overnight stay.


Day 05: In Varanasi full day sightseeing of Varanasi

This day is for full day sightseeing of Varanasi covering temple tour of Annapurna temple, Kashi Vishwashnath mandir, Sankatmochan, BHU. On time you will be transferred to the station /airport to catch flight / train for onward destination.

Place Hotel Name
Delhi La Suite
Allahabad Grand Continental
Varanasi Clarks Varanasi
Rest of the places Tented Accommodation (Swiss Cottages)