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What is Varanasi best known for?

Varanasi, or Banaras, (also known as Kashi) is one of the oldest cities in the world. Varanasi's prominence in Hindu mythology is clarified. According to the 'Vamana Purana', the rivers Varuna and Assi emerged from the body of the first man at the beginning of time itself. The world lying between them is believed to be ‘Varanasi’, the holiest place of all. The word 'Kashi' is derived from the word 'Kashi' which means to shine. Focusing on the traditions and history of the mythical heritage, Kashi is the ‘first place’ created by Shiva and Parvati, on which they stood at the beginning of time.

Varanasi is a Hindu microcosm, a city of ancient tradition, glorified by myths and legends and sanctified by religion, has long attracted a large number of pilgrims and worshipers. Varanasi is also famous for its rich art of music, art, crafts and education. Some of the world-famous producers India has produced in these fields have been taught the Varanasi culture. Unlike Luminaries, Varanasi is full of the art of weaving silk, an unknown work of art that manifests itself in Banarasi Silk Sarees and precious brock Silk that are known as collectors' items all over the world today.

Best places to visit in Varanasi

  • Ganges River: Ganga is the longest and the holiest river in India. Hiring a boat and setting a calm sail along the river Ganga is one of the more serene experiences to have in Varanasi.
  • Dasaswamedh Ghat: This Ghat is extremely famous for witnessing the magnificent Ganga Arti performed by the priests here.
  • Assi Ghat: Assi Ghat attracts most tourists because of the Shiva Lingam present under the sacred fig tree.
  • Manikarnika Ghat: Manikarnika Ghat is believed to be the most auspicious place for performing the last rites of a dead man.
  • Dhamek Stupa: Dhamek Stupa is an iconic landmark of the existence of Buddhism in Varanasi.

Airport in Varanasi

Varanasi Airport, also called Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport or Babatpur Airport, is situated at about 18.9 km from city centre Varanasi.

  • Airport address: Lal Bahadur Shastri International Airport, Shahganj, District Babatpur, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
  • IATA code: VNS

The Colombo to Varanasi flight route

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All about Colombo

Colombo is a metropolitan area that encompasses a multilingual, multi-diverse culture and multi-ethnic population. This city of Sri Lanka is at the top of the list of tourists who love to visit a beautiful city composed of everything that fits the best to the taste of every visitor. From a kid to adventure enthusiasts to pilgrims, the city has a fair share for everyone. In terms of history and rich culture are well-preserved in its architecture, religious venues etc. to the corporate offices and entertainment venues like a gigantic TV tower, high booming skyscrapers and water activities for youth.

Having a deep and rich footprint in the history of Hindu and Buddhist religion, this wonderful city has many Buddhist and Hindu temples. The city has mentions from the times of Ramayana. The wonderful and amazing city includes popular landmarks like Beira Lake, Dehiwala Zoological Garden, Colombo Lotus Tower and the National museum which are must-visit places on your trip list.

Have a look at some of the best places in Colombo

  • Top beaches: Hikkaduwa Beach, Negombo Beach, Kalpitiya Beach, Unawatuna Beach, Bentota Beach
  • Heritage monuments: War Memorial, Gafoor Building
  • Religious sites: Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Dambulla Cave Temple, Sita Temple, Nallur Kovil
  • Shopping hubs: Colombo City Center Mall, Arcade Independence Square, Marino Mall
  • Parks and gardens: Galle Face Green, Viharamahadevi Park, Crow Island Beach Park
  • Food: Graze Kitchen, FLOW Restaurant, The Lagoon

Airport in Colombo

Bandaranaike International Airport, popularly known as Colombo International Airport, is the primary airport that serves the island country of Sri Lanka. It is 32.5 km away from the main city of Colombo. It has three terminals and one cargo terminal and deals with cargo flights.

  • Airport address- Bandaranaike International Airport, Canada Friendship Road, Katunayake, Sri Lanka.
  • IATA code- CMB

FAQs about Colombo to Varanasi flights

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Does IndiGo provide meals for kids on the flights?

Yes, with the 6E meal service of India, you can get meals for kids on board. 

How far is Varanasi Airport from the main city?

Varanasi airport is around 19 km away from the main city. 

How can I get around in Varanasi?

Auto-rickshaws, Ola Cabs, and bicycles are the popular way of transport in Varanasi. 

What are the best places to stay in Varanasi?

GoStops, Shiva Ganges View, Palace on Steps, and Taj Ganges are some of the best places to stay in Varanasi. 

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