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: Dhanbad
Drive:  7​h 30​min
1
Varanasi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Allahabad
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
3
Lucknow
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Varanasi

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 nature, historic sites, shopping, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Ganges River, don't miss a visit to Assi Ghat, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sarnath, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Varanasi trip planner.

Dhanbad to Varanasi is an approximately 10-hour car ride. You can also fly. In October, daytime highs in Varanasi are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Allahabad.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Ganges River
Ganges River
Spas & Wellness
Sarnath ©
Sarnath

1
day
Allahabad

Allahabad ©
Rising from the meeting point of three of India's holiest rivers, Allahabad has a long and colorful history.
On the 8th (Tue), snap pictures at New Yamuna Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Company Gardens Allahabad, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hanuman Mandir, then don't miss a visit to Triveni Sangam Allahabad, and finally steep yourself in history at Allahabad Fort.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Allahabad travel route builder tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Varanasi to Allahabad. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in Allahabad

Parks Historic Sites
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Company Gardens Allahabad ©
Company Gardens Allahabad
Triveni Sangam Allahabad ©
Triveni Sangam Allahabad
Hanuman Mandir ©
Hanuman Mandir

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 9th (Wed): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Nawab Wajid Ali Shah Zoological Garden, then contemplate the long history of Rumi Darwaza, then examine the collection at The Residency, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Hazratganj. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Bara Imambara, don't miss a visit to Chowk, then walk around Dr. Ambedkar Park, and finally explore and take pictures at La Martiniere College.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Lucknow day trip planning tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Allahabad to Lucknow. October in Lucknow sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucknow

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Bara Imambara ©
Bara Imambara
Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj

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