Varanasi, also known as Benaras and Kashi, is one of the oldest cities in India. Being a prominent cultural and religious hub, the city attracts a large number of foreign visitors every year and well connected to other area of the country with a good network of flights, trains and buses. The Varanasi Airport also known as Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport is well connected with various prime Indian cities. Varanasi railway junction and Kashi Railway station are the two major railway service provided to serving the city.
Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport or Varanasi Airport is connected to some prime Indian cities like Delhi and Mumbai. Domestic airlines like IndiGo and Air India operate regular flights from Khajuraho,Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai and Goa. There are flights available for Kathmandu also . After reach the airport, you can hire a taxi to reach the city centre.
Varanasi enjoys excellent connectivity by road with cities like Lucknow, Allahabad ,Patna, Gorakhpur and Ranchi. A number of state buses and private services including air-conditioned Luxery buses ply frequently from Lucknow to Varanasi. Well-maintained national highways and NH 28 (via Harlalka Road) and NH2 lead to Varanasi from Lucknow, the journey can take around 6 to 7 hours.
The two main railheads in Varanasi is Varanasi railway junction and Kashi railway station . Travellers can make their travel bookings till either of these two stations. Both these railway stations are well linked with prime Indian cities via rail network. From Delhi, there are several trains available for Varanasi, like, BSB Garibrath originating from Anand Vihar. Auto rickshaws, autos and rickshaws are easily available from outside of these railway stations.
Places to visit in Varanasi:
JANTAR-MANTAR: It is located in New Delhi. It is about 200 years old and it is the most attractive place in Varanasi.
BARAT MATA TEMPLE: Bharat Mata temple is consist of statue located at Varanasi which is specialy dedicated to Mother India.
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Attractions near Varanasi
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