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City Tour

The City tour takes you to the famous Banaras Hindu University. BHU is one of the largest residential universities in Asia, with over 20,000 students. The university's main campus spread over 1,300 acres. BHU was ranked third in the 2016 The Week-Hansa Research Top Universities in India. BHU ranked second in India Today's India's Top 30 Universities of 2015. BHU has been consistently ranked in the top 5 in this survey. In the survey conducted by the prestigious India Today group in 2010, BHU was ranked as number 1 among all Indian universities. Visit the new Kashi Vishwanath temple inside the university.
After the university visit the famous Durga Temple. A beautiful temple painted in red. It was constructed in 18th century by Bengali Maharani. The temple is dedicated to the Goddess Durga. Next to the temple, is a kund (pond) which was earlier connected to the river Ganges.
Finally visit the Bharat Mata Temple. Instead of traditional statues of Gods and Goddesses, this temple has a huge map of undivided India carved in marble. This temple is dedicated to Bharat Mata and claims to be the only one of its kind in the world.

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