7 days in Varanasi, Allahabad & Lucknow Itinerary

7 days in Varanasi, Allahabad & Lucknow Itinerary

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7 days in Varanasi, Allahabad & Lucknow Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Varanasi
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Allahabad
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Lucknow
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

3
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.
Varanasi is known for historic sites, nature, shopping, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, stop by The Bed Silk & Pashmina, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarnath.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Varanasi online trip builder .

Mumbai to Varanasi is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Mumbai in December, things will get slightly colder in Varanasi: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Allahabad.

Things to do in Varanasi

Spas Tours Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Sarnath ©
Sarnath

1
night
Allahabad

Allahabad ©
Rising from the meeting point of three of India's holiest rivers, Allahabad has a long and colorful history.
On the 24th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Mandir, then admire the striking features of Anand Bhavan, then snap pictures at New Yamuna Bridge, and finally make a trip to Triveni Sangam Allahabad.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Allahabad trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Varanasi to Allahabad takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in Allahabad

Historic Sites
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Anand Bhavan ©
Anand Bhavan
Triveni Sangam Allahabad ©
Triveni Sangam Allahabad
New Yamuna Bridge ©
New Yamuna Bridge

2
nights
Lucknow

Lucknow ©
A traditionally cultural city with peculiar architecture and a blend of civilizations, Lucknow offers popular sightseeing of a number of historic monuments.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Rumi Darwaza, pause for some photo ops at Bara Imambara, then examine the collection at The Residency, and finally stop by Sugandhco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Nawab Wajid Ali Shah Zoological Garden, then stroll around Dr. Ambedkar Park, and then take a stroll through Hazratganj.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Lucknow trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Allahabad to Lucknow takes 4.5 hours. December in Lucknow sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucknow

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Dr. Ambedkar Park ©
Dr. Ambedkar Park
Bara Imambara ©
Bara Imambara
Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj

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