7 days in Varanasi, Goa & Haridwar Itinerary

7 days in Varanasi, Goa & Haridwar Itinerary

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Varanasi
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Goa
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Haridwar
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Varanasi

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Spiritual Capital of India

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.
On the 14th (Mon), explore the activities along Ganges River, then admire the landmark architecture of Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, view the masterpieces at Ruchika Art Gallery, and then stop by Bala Ji Handicraft.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Varanasi trip itinerary maker tool.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Varanasi. December in Varanasi sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Goa.

Things to do in Varanasi

Nature · Tours · Parks · Shopping
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Ganges River
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Spa / Wellness
Spas & Wellness
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Goa

Goa ©
On India's western coastline, the former Portuguese colony of Goa tells a visibly different story than the rest of India.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palolem Beach and Betalbatim Beach. Get some cultural insight at Old Goa and Din Brothers Jewellers and Gold Smiths. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Benaulim Beach, admire the striking features of Basilica of Bom Jesus, look for gifts at Galleria of Gem's, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Colva Beach.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Goa itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Varanasi to Goa takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Varanasi in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Goa, with highs around 31°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Haridwar.

Things to do in Goa

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Neighborhoods
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Benaulim Beach
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Palolem Beach
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Haridwar

Haridwar ©

Gateway to Gods

An ancient city on the banks of the Ganges, Haridwar has been an important Hindu pilgrimage center since time immemorial.
On the 20th (Sun), catch a ride with Kishore Travels and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ganga Aarti at Haridwar.

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Getting from Goa to Haridwar by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Haridwar

Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Religious Site
Ganga Aarti at Haridwar
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