Boating in Varanasi or taking boat rides in the holy city is one practical way for travelers to take in the panoramic view of the west bank of the Ganges River. Boating has also become a popular pastime not just with visitors but also with locals. It is also considered to be the highlight of any Varanasi trip that can ultimately show what the city really has to offer.
With ghats and temples that dot the riverbanks of the sacred river, boat rides are the most popular way to get around, especially during sunrise and sunset. Varanasi cruises or boat rides allow a traveler an unimpeded view of the colorful sights of pilgrim bathers [Read more…]