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Kedar Ghat, Varanasi
(4.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Take the steps to the holy river of Ganga and wash away your sins in its waters at Kedar Ghat. The place is held as divine and holy for people seeking salvation or Moksha. The steps could be very steep for some and it is advisable to be extra careful while climbing them. Buy the pooja thalis and diyas, symbolical offerings and candle lamps, to be lit and floated on the river, as the ancient practice requests. Visit the popular sweet shops around the Ghat that serve fresh and pre milk-sweets. Try the idli wala, a South Indian dish, which is the local favorite. Plan to see Kedar Ghat and other attractions that appeal to you using our Varanasi vacation route planner.
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TripAdvisor
  • Our morning boat ride took us from Dashashwamedh Ghat to Kedar Ghat. The multitude of people bathing here led me to believe this is an important place to bathe in the soul cleansing water of the Gange...  more »
  • Best viewed by boat at sunrise. This is one of the busiest bathing Ghats, so colourful to see people bathing here. 
  • We visited ghat on Dev Deepawali. It was illuminated with 5000 diyas and looking very beautiful. A clean ghat with Kedarnath Temple standing right on ghat. A must visit place. Only 500 mtrs from main ...  more »
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  • Great place, boats available from here.
  • A great place! Specially the Kedareshwar temple on this ghat is a must visit.
  • Nice Place
  • Peaceful
  • Spiritual place