I travelled to Varanasi in January month, weather was very pleasant that time of the month. There was fog on Ganga river, and crowd was little less than usual. It was a 2 days trip and these 2 days were really amazing.
Talking about Varanasi, it's a city of the state Uttar Pradesh in northern India. It's also known with other names as Banaras & Kashi. This is one of the oldest and holiest places in India. It's situated on the bank of river Ganga, the most sacred river of India. This city draws Hindu pilgrims, who came here to bath in sacred water of Ganga & perform funeral rites. There are more than 2000 temples in the city, which concludes the famous Kashi Vishwanath Temple of Lord Shiva. Varanasi is famous for it's heritage, old temples, it's rich culture, friendly peoples & it's streets. City is not just popular for Indian travelers but among all the travelers coming from different countries across the world. People came here, bath in Ganga river, bow down in Kashi Vishwanath temple and feels the cherish environment of this beautiful city.
How to Reach Varanasi
Varanasi is popular railway station of the Northern railways. It's well connected to all Major cities. Nearest airport of Varanasi is Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport also known as Babatpur Airport, located at a distance of just 18 kilometres from the city. You can also take bus, if you're coming from Delhi, Jaipur or any north Indian city. Since i was travelling from Delhi, so i took a night train from Delhi and it drops me in Varanasi in early morning.