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From Varanasi: Private classical dance session with local market shopping

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Stop At: Varanasi, Varanasi, Varanasi District, Uttar Pradesh

Make the most of your India trip with this unique tour where you get to learn the classical dance form of Kathak, one of the eight major dance forms of the country. Derived from the Sanskrit word, “Katha”, which mean story, and kathakar which means storyteller, this dance form will teach you to be a storyteller through hand movements and extensive footwork.
Your tour will begin your guide picking you up from your hotel at 9:30 AM in the morning, from where your guide will take you for the class. Your one-hour class will start with your teacher briefing you about the dance form, its origin, and other details. Post which gets ready to learn this beautiful art with your coach.
Once the class gets over, head ahead with your guide to the bazaar, oldest market of the Varanasi, where you will find everything under the sun that this city is known for! From silk textiles to handicrafts to wooden artifacts this market will give you everything that Varanasi is famous for! Be a local with your guide as you navigate through the narrow alleys of these markets.
Once you’re done, you will be dropped off at your hotel.

Duration: 2 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pick up from any hotel in Varanasi.
Departure Time
9:30 AM
2h 30m
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • English-speaking live guide
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (recommended)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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  • Languages Offered: English
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