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Banaras (Varanasi/Kashi) is the mosaic of Indian culture with respect to representing the diversity and the distinctiveness of the regional cultures of India through superimposition in the passage of time. People from all parts of India, speaking...more
Varanasi 221005, India
+91 99361 80896
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’d booked a guided One day tour with Nandan at the last minute and he was kind enough to accommodate We could not see the sunrise from the ghats (which is highly recommended due to the varying colour / shades of the rising sun) due...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were so pleased, we followed the advice of other travellers on Trip Advisor, and booked a 2 day tour with Groovy Tours, a family owned small tour guide company, of Varanasi and surrounds including an authentic Indian Village walk and visits...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went there with my parents for the trip, temple darshan was one of our main targets, and it happened only because of him, he arranged a bhog Arti darshan and my parents were comfortable with that had darshan, he is a knowledgeable guy and...More

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

We stayed in Varanasi for four days and had booked two full day tour. Our tour included morning and evening boat ride, walking tours in the old city, temple and ashram visit, Sarnath, Village tour, Maharaja Palace etc. Everything was very well organised with professional...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tonygillard198
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Varanasi is...extraordinary. It was the first stop on our Rajasthan tour, and the most intense. Noisy, cramped, chaos. So having Nandan emerge from the chaos when our tuk tuk arrived in the centre was a great help. And then for two days he proceeded to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

We arrived for a 2 night stay and booked this tour a few months ago Our flight was late but the guide was still waiting outside the airport for us and despite being delayed on day 1 we still did everything as per the itinerary...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

We did a full day tour and it was an excellent experience, guide was very knowledgeable. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Henry_Csapo
Reviewed December 24, 2018

Groovy Tours was absolutely phenomenal!!! They met us at the plane and took us directly to our evening boat tour. Our guides were great, very knowledgeable and helpful, taking care of every detail for us. They picked us up the next morning at dawn for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We found Groovy Tours after doing some research on various travel forums including TripAdvisor and booked full day tour with Sarnath. Everything was very well organized and guide was very knowledgeable. As a Buddhist myself I had deep interest in Sarnath and I must say...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AmandaSergent84
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We did a full day tour which included morning and evening boat ride with city walking tour. Our guide picked us up from our hotel and dropped back after finishing the tour. He also recommended an excellent restaurant which had a very unique food called-...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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January 31, 2018|
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Response from Thomas K | Reviewed this property |
Try this. It worked for me very well. ‭+91 99361 80896‬
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October 29, 2016|
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Response from goooing | Reviewed this property |
Varanasi is a place to explore by own & i think 3 days time is sufficient to cover the city. main markets in Varanasi are, Chowk, Vishwanath Gali, Gyan Vapi, Lahurabir, Thatheri Bazar, Dashswamedh Gali, where you can easily... More
August 26, 2016|
Response from groovytours | Property representative |
Namaskar and thanks for contacting Groovy Tours. We are so sorry but we don't have Chinese speaking guide. Please let me know if English speaking guide will work for you. We can take some extra time and one of you could be... More