2 days in Lucknow & Varanasi Itinerary

2 days in Lucknow & Varanasi Itinerary

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2 days in Lucknow & Varanasi Itinerary

Start: Jaipur
Fly:  2​h 15​min
1
Lucknow
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Varanasi
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Jaipur

1
day
Lucknow

Lucknow ©
A traditionally cultural city with peculiar architecture and a blend of civilizations, Lucknow offers popular sightseeing of a number of historic monuments.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): wander the streets of Hazratganj, then appreciate the history behind Bara Imambara, and then stroll around Dr. Ambedkar Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Lucknow itinerary planning tool .

Jaipur to Lucknow is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Lucknow can reach 40°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Varanasi.

Things to do in Lucknow

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Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj
Bara Imambara ©
Bara Imambara
Dr. Ambedkar Park ©
Dr. Ambedkar Park

1
night
Varanasi

A sacred city for Hindus and thought by many to be the place where Buddhism formed as a religion, Varanasi leaves an imprint on the hearts and minds of visitors regardless of their creed, race, or religion.
On the 29th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Ganges River, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Banaras Ghats, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Varanasi trip planner.

You can drive from Lucknow to Varanasi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September in Varanasi, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Varanasi

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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Banaras Ghats ©
Banaras Ghats

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