Private Tour: Sarnath Day Tour Including Sarnath Museum - Varanasi
OverviewHailed as one of the holiest Buddhist places, Sarnath is considered a sacred place because it is believed that Gautama Buddha delivered his first sermons there and claimed the place as important pilgrimage site for his followers.
- Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Know More about this tourAfter pickup at your hotel in Varanasi at 9am, transfer to Sarnath in a private car to explore this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Start at the Chaukhandi Stupa, an elevated structure surrounded by an octagonal tower which serves as the gateway to Sarnath. Next, stop at the Dhamek Stupa. Built of stone and brick, this cylindrical structure is engraved with delicate floral carvings.
Next, visit the Mulagandha Kuti Vihar Templewhich houses impressive frescoes and Buddhist literature. Finally, visit the Sarnath Museum to view its collection of Buddhist art and sculpture before being driven back to your hotel in Varanasi, arriving around 1pm.
Inclusions for Private Tour: Sarnath Day Tour Including Sarnath Museum
- Hotel pickup and drop-off in Varanasi
- Museum entrance fee
Exclusions for Private Tour: Sarnath Day Tour Including Sarnath Museum
- Food and drinks
- DVD (available to purchase)
- Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A maximum of 8 people per booking
Group discount is available
- If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
- If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
- Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
- Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.