6 days in Gaya & Varanasi Itinerary

6 days in Gaya & Varanasi Itinerary

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6 days in Gaya & Varanasi Itinerary

Start: Gaya
1
Gaya
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Varanasi
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h
End: Gaya

2
nights
Gaya

Gaya ©
Gaya is a city of ancient historical and mythological significance. Gaya is known for historic sites, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tibetan Monastery, contemplate the waterfront views at Falgu River, and don't miss a visit to Mangla Gauri Temple.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Gaya holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Thailand, the closest major airport is Gaya Airport. In January in Gaya, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Varanasi.

Things to do in Gaya

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Busshin-ji Temple ©
Busshin-ji Temple
Falgu River ©
Falgu River

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ganges River. There's lots more to do: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sarnath, stop by The Bed Silk & Pashmina, and don't miss a visit to Dasaswamedh Ghat.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Varanasi tour website .

You can drive from Gaya to Varanasi in 6 hours. January in Varanasi sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 25th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Varanasi

Spas Parks Nature
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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Sarnath ©
Sarnath