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Dasaswamedh Ghat

Dasaswamedh Ghat Road | Bangali Tola, Varanasi 221001, India
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Dasaswamedh Ghat Road | Bangali Tola, Varanasi 221001, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to this ghat in the evening at 7pm to catch the daily evening celebration they hold. It was very good, with fire, dancing and singing, but aim to get there early if you want a good view. Watch out for the kids who...More

Thank Luca C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the main ghat in varanasi on ganga river and close to vishwananth temple ..i have feel happy to see that..

Thank durex p
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is known as Dashaswamedh, meaning Ten Ashvamegh Yajnas. Very Historical place, a must to visit in Kashi.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A place to shop around. It's dusty and it's the Main Street to Kasi Viswanathan temple. Be careful of snatch thief.

Thank jshalz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the main reasons for visiting Varanasi.To watch the Aarti is once in a lifetime opportunity .Must be seen & participated in .The feeling is obviously very sacred the sound of bells & the conch shell makes it all the more majestic....More

Thank Puru2412
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy with lots of people going about there daily life on the river. Just watch out for scams and beggers. Also lots of people offering services but not taking no for an answer. This is India as a whole tho.

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 1 week ago

people come to the Ghats to see the river, Dasaswamedh Ghat is the heart of the Ghats and every night 6 - 8 pm there is an elaborate festival musical happening there, where the boats gather, lights in the water. Not just for Westerners but...More

Thank 337bodo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its famous for ganga aarti also performe by pundit and public just see devotional and really peace for soul

Thank Amit P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

every Ghat offers something special, and they all complement each other... they are always crowded and full of devoted people that are there to offer the Ganges

Thank apocalipse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dasaswamedh Ghat holds the biggest evening aarti among the Varanasi ghats. It does get crowded during that time. Plan on arriving a little early to get a good spot, or ride a boat and experience the aarti from the waters.

Thank Pelimjr
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sougata P
3 September 2017|
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Response from hkgupta88 | Reviewed this property |
Ya gud.... Need any guidance msg me... Free guidence.... Which hotel is best to stay and where to visit
Nandkumar P
1 August 2017|
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Response from Nayan B | Reviewed this property |
October will be pleasant but yes crowd will be there more than usual as October will have lot if festival like diwali
Avishek G
15 November 2016|
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Response from rohitd2016 | Reviewed this property |
November will be a good time to visit. As these places get too hot during summers and too cold during winters. I suppose November's weather will be good, in case you enjoy winter. Aarti starts around 7 till 8pm. And you'll... More