in Vārānasi of Uttar Pradesh, India
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 25.317 and 83.010 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 25° 19' 0" and E 83° 0' 37"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - INR
- Spoken languages:
- English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 06:00 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 5:59 am and 5:26 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.155 and -109.432 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Hanga Roa
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 4,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning it is not safe to travel India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2021-06-16 08:28:49
Delve into Varanasi
Varanasi in Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) with it's 1,164,404 habitants is located in India about 424 mi (or 682 km) south-east of New Delhi, the country's capital town.
Current time in Varanasi is now 06:00 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Varanasi. The closest airport in India is Lal Bahadur Shastri Airport in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Patna, Siddharthanagar, Lucknow, Pyuthan and Ranchi. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||24°C / 75 °F|
|Evening Temperature||26°C / 79 °F|
|Night Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||2%|
|Air Pressure||1011 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 97% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Thursday, 21st of October 2021
29°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Friday, 22nd of October 2021
29°C (85 °F)
21°C (71 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 23rd of October 2021
29°C (84 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Ramada Plaza JHV Varanasi
The Gateway Hotel Ganges
Taj Nadesar Palace
WelcomHeritage Jukaso Ganges
Hotel Central Residency
A Palace on River - Rashmi guest House
Videos from this area
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One Day in VARANASI वाराणसी
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Ganga River Bath, Varanasi, India
Boat ride and Dashashwamedh Ghat, Varanasi
Morning boat ride on the Ganges across the ghats of Varanasi is one of the popular tourist attractions here. For more click here:- http://www.indiavideo.org/uttarpradesh/travel/boat-ride-ghat-varan...
Night in Varanasi.
A boat trip for evening pooja on the ghats along the River Ganges in Varanasi, India. 20 March 2009.
Man Mandir Observatory Photo Slide Show
Man Mandir Observatory is located at Man Mandir Ghat on the banks of River Ganga, much above the high water level next to the Dashashwamedha Ghat and adjoining the palace of Raja Jai Singh...
kashi 84 ghat (chaurasighat) Darshan Part 1
kashi 84 ghat (chaurasighat) Darshan form a boat sailing in river ganga. A guide is telling about all these ghat history and story related to the ghat.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Varanasi district is one of the districts of Uttar Pradesh state in northern India, with Varanasi city as the district headquarters. Varanasi district is a part of Varanasi division. The district occupies an area of 1,535 km². The district has a population of 3,138,671 (2001 Census).
Ramnagar is a town, tehsil and a nagar panchayat in Barabanki District in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
Varanasi Junction railway station
Varanasi Junction, popularly known as Varanasi Cantt Railway Station is the major rail hub in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. It is one of the busiest railway stations in India.
Malviya Bridge, inaugurated in 1887 (originally called The Dufferin Bridge) is a double decker bridge over the Ganges at Varanasi. It carries rail track on lower deck and road on the upper deck. It is one of the major bridges on the Ganges and carries the Grand Trunk Road across the river. It has 7 spans of 350 ft and 9 spans of 110 ft long and it was the first bridge of its type constructed in the Indian sub-continent by the engineers of Oudh and Rohilkhand Railway Company (O&R Railway).
Gyanvapi Mosque or Alamgiri Mosque (Hindi: ज्ञानवापी मस्जिद "The Well of Knowledge") is a mosque built by Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb. Its name is Alamgiri Mosque but is popularly known as Gyanvapi Mosque. It is located north of Dashaswamedh Ghat, near Lalita Ghat along the river Ganges in Varanasi
Dr Sampurnanda Stadium
Dr Sampurnanda Stadium is located in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.
Manduadih railway station
Manduadih railway station is situated in Manduadih region of Varanasi. It is one of the main station in Varanasi other being Varanasi Junction. Originating station of many trains.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Varanasi.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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