1. India
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Varanasi

From Varanasi: Day Tour To Sarnath With Transfers

Product ID: 298330
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Explore Sarnath, the holy place where Buddha gave his first sermon and which remains one of the key sites on the Buddhist circuit. Visit all diverse monasteries and learn more about this ancient religion that became a world religion thousands of year ago.
About this activity
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Mobile ticketing
Duration: 3 hours
Starting time 10:00 AM
Skip the ticket line
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Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

We Pick from all hotels located in Varanasi.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the sacred land of Sarnath, one of the four key sites on Buddhist Circuit where Buddha gave his first sermon
  • See the sites of ancient monasteries, and learn about the ancient history of the area
  • Explore the different temples like the Tibetan, Japanese, Chinese and Thai temples, and how they worship the Bhudda in unique ways
Full description
Explore the religious town of Sarnath, the place where Buddha gave his first sermon and one which remains as one the most important places out of the four on the Buddhist circuit. Start with pickup from your hotel at 8:00 AM, where you will meet your guide.

Travel towards the city of Sarnath, which is located at a distance of 10 kilometers from Varanasi. Visit the various temples like the Tibetan, Japnese, Chinese, and Thai temples which worship Buddha in their own unique ways.

After visiting the various temples, see the location where Buddha gave his first sermon and the ancient site where the most ancient monastery waslocated. Explore the stupas as your guide explains the ancient history of the area.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • English-speaking guide
  • Chauffeur-driven air-conditioned vehicle
What’s Not Included
  • Entry ticket of 300 INR at Sarnath
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
• Dressing up modestly is recommended.

From US$ 46 per person