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Varanasi Boat Tours

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Some say the majesty of the Ganges River is best appreciated as the sun is rising and setting. In the morning you can experience the red sun rising in the east, shining on pilgrims as they start their bathing rituals. In the evening you can...more
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Meer Ghat | in front of Alka Hotel and Ganpati Guesthouse, Varanasi 221001, India
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All reviews mr sunil alka hotel answered all our questions great guide hindu ceremony these guys explained everything the river sunrise and sunset an unforgettable experience walking tour visit varanasi meer yamaha ganges company candles
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Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Hi, we had come to know about Varanasi boat tour on tripadvisor. After searching contact of Mr Sunil , owner, I called at 3pm for evening boat tour. He told few options and asked us to reach by 4 pm in order to view mahaarti....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 20, 2018

We visited Kashi last week and luckily came across Varanasi Boats. Met Sunil who was really helpful and kind. He is a humble and honest person. There were 16 of us and he made all the arrangement for the boat ride. There were elderly family...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank DeshpandeSuhrud
Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Had a very interesting boat trip along the Ganges, watching the ceremony at sunset. Friendly staff, explained the ceremonies and chatted to us. Very emotive during the ceremonies. Hundreds of boats and people enjoying the festivities so dont expect it to be only you but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank katesY6731FN
Reviewed December 19, 2018

I wanted to have a special ceremony for my late Mother. I wanted it to be special, spiritual and on the River Ganges. Sunil organised everything. I was on the other side of the world at the time and he stayed in constant contact with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank sarahgR7098ZM
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Booked the trip with Sunil. Had come with my parents. Going back extremely happy as Mom could experience what she came here for. Will recommend this very strongly

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank biswas72
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We booked an evening sunset tour of the Ganges with Sunil who owns Varanasi Boat Tours on November 15 2018. We were picked up at our hotel by Mukesh and taken by auto rickshaw near the Meer Ghat. Walking down through the ghat was definitely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Kbunny06
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

It was a sudden plan to Varanasi.so was bit unplanned about my trip.suddenly I come to meet this gem person called sunil sahani.who just changed my view about the Varanasi.he is such a nice person that he took me with him to some places which...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 27, 2018

In the morning, we took the Yamaha engine speed boat and Mr. Sunil's employee Sanjay picked us right from the hotel to the spot (Meer Ghat). The boat trip by itself was very good. Sunil was a great guide and he showed us all the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank indianilan
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our sunrise boat trip very much. Sanjay was very kind and helpful and explained everything. He was very passionate about his culture and his city. The early morning sun bathes the city and river in a magical light. The experience is one not to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Smokez
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

The meaning of “Incredible India” comes true at this place. For Europians it is experience which makes your life different. Sunil Sahani with his easy listening English and great sense of humor, arranged everything you need. You feel safe in his company and he gives...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Via WhatsApp is easier. Or phone. This is his number ‭+91 (0) 8924-952294‬
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