Also commonly known as Banaras, the Indian city of Varanasi is located on the banks of the Ganges river in the state of Uttar Pradesh. This place is regarded as the most consecrated of all seven hallowed places in Jainism and Hinduism. It is believed by some Hindus that the decease of a Hindu in Varanasi gains them redemption.
The mornings in Banaras are a sight for the sore eyes. A lot of exciting activities take place during the early hours every day. The ashrams, old monuments and the places situated in the vicinity of the river appear dazzling and sparkly when the early sun shines on them. The boat ride on Ganges in Varanasi also consists of a walking trip for you to feast your eyes on the cultural diversity in the Varanasi.
You will certainly leave with a lot of unforgettable memories to reminisce for years to come. So, what are you waiting for? Gear up to set out on a remarkable journey and have an unprecedented experience on your Tour to the Ganges.
Previous known as Calcutta, the city is the capital of the Indian state west Bengal. Kolkata is located on the eastern banks of the river Hooghly. The city is the primary cultural, trading and educational hub of East India. With a population of over 14.1 million, Kolkata is the third most thickly settled cosmopolitan city in India. As a developing metropolitan city, Kolkata has to deal with traffic congestion, overpopulation, impoverishment in addition to socioeconomic issues.
It is a natural area in the state of West Bengal. The Sundarbans extend up to 10,000 square kilometres. Sixty percent of the region is located in the neighbouring country of Bangladesh. The Sundarbans is a part of the Ganges Delta. There is also a national park in the region known as The Sundarbans National Park. The park is also a tiger reserve where more than 400 tigers dwell.