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India Trip Offer Dashashwamedh Ghat is the main ghat in Varanasi on the Ganga River. It is located close to Vishwanath Temple and is probably the most spectacular ghat. Two Hindu legends are associated with it: According to one, Lord Brahma created...more
Dasaswamedh Ghat Road | Bangali Tola, Varanasi 221001, India
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A realy excellent spiritual experience. Must visit place. Reach there before 5pm and have some seat. Rush increases. Prog starts around 6pm. Worth seeing.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed the spectacular evening Aarti ceremony by boat. And would have also liked to attended it by land but our stay was too short.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alan H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A very busy ghat at all times but as you step out of the ghat you’re greeted with cow dung in plenty lying on the road. Also the cows are roaming freely.

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the main ghat of the city from where you can enjoy boat rides to all other Ghats if you are not good at walking. As Ghats can be easily walked and reached without help of boats as well. You get a chance to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Complete and utter chaos, I altook the rickshaw, stuck in traffic congested for 1/2, with all horns, bells ringing non stop. Arrived at the main ghat to face human trafficking, everyone converged on the that to visit the golden temple. It was chsus and mayhem,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 502julias
Reviewed 1 week ago

Didn't quite know what to expect, but this was incredible! Firstly we caught a rickshaw ride down to the ghat. What an experience - the traffic, cows, sights and sounds ... then it was on foot for the final 400 metres or so to the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an experience! Go on a boat trip early morning and evening to really see it. Would recommend getting a guide to take you on the boat trips and explain the history/stories behind the ceremonies that occur every evening.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PrestonpansGinger
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dashashwamedh Ghat is the main ghat in Varanasi on the Ganga River. Great place. U will get a mental peace by spending time in this ghat. It's near the Vishawanath temple and u can also go for an exotic boat ride in this ghat. Peaceful......More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SandeepSaxena-IIP
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is the most famous ghat among 50 plus ghats of varanasi, soulful place, Ganga Arti is something one should not miss.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank the_indian_hapsi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dashashwamedh ghat is perhaps the oldest of the Ganga ghats and is the central hub of all activity at Banaras. This is the place where the Ganga arti is held every evening at 7. To reach the ghat, one needs to get down at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from 980duaneu | Reviewed this property |
Ganga Aarti in Varanasi every night. Google it.
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The Homestay is very good value and is excellent See my review on Trip Advisor Search Varanasi Homestay
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Response from AVNISHMSINGH | Reviewed this property |
Recently went there to spend some time with friends. A beauty of ghats of Varanasi is that you don't need to search for a boat to ride. The boatman will come to you and ask if you are willing to. We were three people and... More