At night or early morning, take a boat trip along the Ganges River.
Visit the ghats, which are a set of stairs that go to the river and are popular for religious ceremonies and bathing.
Discover the old city's narrow paths and stop by the well-known Kashi Vishwanath Temple.
Attend the ghats' nighttime aarti ceremony, where priests conduct a ritual to honour the river and its gods.
Try some of the regional street food, like chaat, lassi, and thandai, in Varanasi's busy markets.