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Varanasi Walks

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“his knowledge”(17 reviews)
VaranasiWalks is the oldest experience oriented eco-friendly walking tour and boat journey collective in Varanasi. Since 2008 our Explorers have given an intimate look at the holy city of Varanasi and are able to show you places in the city that the...more
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B 1/229 Assi Ghat | inside Assi International Ashram & Organic Shop, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 70810 70222
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We did two rounds with Amrit. It was very constructive and vibrant. Full of emotions. Amrit was able to capture our attention and convey this so special spirit of Varanasi. So thank you to him. I highly recommend this tour with this guide. A very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ameliais
Reviewed 5 days ago

I want to get beyond the sights when I travel and get a deeper sense of a place. Amrit provided that in spades. He is a Varanasi native and knows volumes about the city, its history, culture, and politics. We had some really interesting conversations...More

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

I was lucky to have had a walking tour of Varanasi with Amrit. I only had a few hours there and couldn’t have asked for a better experience. First, Amrit is like an encyclopedia of knowledge about his city, which will make you feel like...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank jfjaguar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We're traveling with our extended families so trying to arrange a walk for 13 people of various ages was a challenge. Michael helped us organise a bespoke walk so that we could get to the various landmarks people wanted to see and LaoTse kindly took...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Corinaaaaaa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did one walk and an evening boat tour of the burning Ghats with Amrit and had a fantastic time. As we walked through the city streets Amrit explained about the history and culture of Varanasi. We liked the fact that we explored places we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank Adele_Jenks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pappu made our tour very interesting by showing us less known sites (hidden temples, flower market etc.) alongside impressive boat tour and sun rise ceremony. He tailored it to our time and was flexible to rearrange at short notice when one of us was not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank DanijelaT
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The boat ride the boat men and the oars such an ethereal experience.The expertise in rowing and the hot lunch served in the boats.A must do experience

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Anandmeenakshi
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Varanasi is one of the place atleast every Indian shd visit in his life time.. busy roads, ghats,temples, our beautiful ganges, holy bath, sunrise, boat rides... can keep adding for long.. If i say sugar is sweet and if u hav never tasted sweet then...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed December 8, 2018

In one day, I did two tours with the guide Laotse. As I was the only participant, I could really tailor-make the program of the things I wanted to see and Laotse was very helpful on that. He suggested me the perfect program (a mix...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2018

Pappu contacted us early in the day of our scheduled evening tour to ask if we wanted to go to a once-a-year Krishna celebration in addition to our planned street tour. We said yes and quite an adventure resulted. We took a boat (everything in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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JeremyR1990, Owner at Varanasi Walks, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2018

Thank you for your feedback on the tour. We are sorry that you felt the experience was less than what you hoped for. You requested an addition to the normal tour, which takes away time for the other 'cultural' sites, as we are happy to...More

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Response from JeremyR1990 | Property representative |
Hi! No it should be up... gulp. We usually respond in a day or teo in the down season as some staff are out on holiday. Apologies if you were hoping for a quicker turn around on short notice! Whatsapp the number on the... More
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google varanasiwalks is it not written on tripadvisor somehow?
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Not sure why your submission hasnt been received. Will check my website. Thanks for bringing this to my notice.