8 days in Varanasi, Allahabad & Lucknow Itinerary

8 days in Varanasi, Allahabad & Lucknow Itinerary

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8 days in Varanasi, Allahabad & Lucknow Itinerary

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

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, don't miss a visit to Assi Ghat, explore the activities along Ganges River, and look for gifts at The Bed Silk & Pashmina.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Varanasi trip itinerary planning site .

New Delhi to Varanasi is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Varanasi are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Allahabad.

Things to do in Varanasi

Historic Sites Parks Tours
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Walking tours
Ganges River
Ganges River
Banaras Ghats ©
Banaras Ghats

2
nights
Allahabad

Allahabad ©
Rising from the meeting point of three of India's holiest rivers, Allahabad has a long and colorful history.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Allahabad Fort, snap pictures at New Yamuna Bridge, then take in the views from Yamuna Bridge, and finally don't miss a visit to Triveni Sangam Allahabad. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Gaya Prasad Gokul Prasad Woollen Department, ponder the world of politics at Allahabad High Court, deepen your understanding at Ewing Christian College, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Anand Bhavan.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Allahabad online trip itinerary maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Varanasi to Allahabad. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Lucknow.

Things to do in Allahabad

Historic Sites Shopping
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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.
Lucknow is known for historic sites, parks, museums, zoos & aquariums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Bara Imambara, shop like a local with Hazratganj, stroll around Dr. Ambedkar Park, and make a trip to Chowk.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lucknow trip website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Allahabad to Lucknow. In October, daytime highs in Lucknow are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucknow

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Janeshwar Mishra Park ©
Janeshwar Mishra Park
Bara Imambara ©
Bara Imambara
Hazratganj ©
Hazratganj

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