Varanasi (U.P)

Varanasi, (Kashi/Benares), the 'eternal city' situated on the banks of the Ganga, has attactions like the Viswanath Golden Temple, the long string of bathing ghats, the Durga temple, the great mosque of Aurangzeb, Tulsi Manas Temple, the new Vishwanth Temple, Alamgir Mosque, Bharat Mata Temple, the Ram Nagar Fort and Museum. An ideal place for swimming, river trips and study of yoga. Saranath, the famous Buddhist center, is 10 km north.