Tehsils in Varanasi district:

About Varanasi district:

Varanasi is a district in Uttar Pradesh state, India. The total area of the district is 1535 sq.km. According to recent census the total population of the district is 3682194 living in houses, among them male population is 1928641 and female population is 1753553. Sex ratio of the district is 913 females per 1000 males, and literacy rate is 75.6%.

Varanasi district vehicle registration code is UP 65. Regional Transport Office (RTO) located in Varanasi.


Electricity Tariff Slabs and Rates:

  • 1 to 150 units = Rs.4.4 per unit
  • 151 to 300 units = Rs.4.95 per unit
  • 301 to 500 units = Rs.5.6 per unit
  • 501 and above units = Rs.6.2 per unit
Important Festivals of the district:

Ayudha Puja, Ayurved Jhansi Mahotsava, Bateshwar Fair, Holi, Dadjee Ka Huranga in Baldeo, Dadri Mela, Deva Fair, Diwali, Dussehra, Holi, Janmashtami, Kailash Fair, Kampil Fair, Lucknow Festival, Maha Shivratri, Muharram, Nandgaon Holi, Nirjala Ekadashi, Ram Barat, Ramlila, Taj Festival are the major festivals celebrated in Varanasi district.

Varanasi Cuisine:

Aam panna, Allahabadi cake, Aloo tikki, Bhang, Gajar ka halwa, Gujia, Kachori, Kanji (drink), Kewra, Kheer, Korma, Makhan malai, Malpua, Mathura peda, Mattar paneer, Misri, Okhlee, Paan, Pakora, Paratha, Pasanda, Peda, Puri, Puri bhaji, Samosa, Shami kebab, Sharbat, Sooth, Tunde ke kabab are few of the many varieties of Varanasi.

Top tourist places in Varanasi:

Places of interest in Varanasi:

Alamgir MosquePopular, Annapoorna Devi Temple, Asi GhatPopular, Baba Keenaram Sthal, Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Banarasi Carpets, Banarasi Handicrafts, Banarasi Sari and BrocadesPopular, Bharat Kala Museum, Bharat Mata TemplePopular, Chandraprabha Wildlife Sanctuary, Chaukhandi StupaPopular, Chunar FortPopular, Darbhanga GhatPopular, Dashaswamedh GhatPopular, Dhamek StupaPopular, Durga MandirPopular, Gyan Kup (Gyan Vapi Well), Hanuman GhatPopular, Harischandra Ghat, Jantar Mantar, Kaimur Wildlife Sanctury, Kalbhairav Temple, Kashi Vishwanath TemplePopular, Kedareshvara TemplePopular, Maharaja Banaras Vidya Mandir Museum, Man Mandir Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Mrityunjay Mahadev Temple, New Vishwanath Temple (Golden Temple), Panchganga Ghat, Pillars of AshokaPopular, Pre historic Rock Paintings, Ramnagar FortPopular, Ramnagar MuseumPopular, Rana Mahala Ghat, Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple, Sankatha Temple, SarnathPopular, Sarnath Buddhist TemplesPopular, Sarnath MuseumPopular, Shivala Ghat, Tulsi Ghat, Tulsi Manas Temple, Vindhyachal, Vishalakshi Temple of Divine Mother Sati, Vyasa Temple at Ramnagar, Waterfalls in Varanasi are the major tourist attractions of the district.

Agriculture:

Wheat, Rice, Pulses, Oil Seeds, Sugarcane, Mango, Guava, Litchi, Aonla, Banana, Bael, Ber, Citrus, Potato, Peas, Onion, Brinjal, Cucumber, Parwal, Tomato, Okra, Cauliflower, Cabbage, Lobia, Garlic, Chillies, Ginger, Turmeric, Coriander, Rose, Tuberose, Gladiolus, Marigold, Jasmine, Betel vine, Mushroom, Honey production. are the major crops that are cultivated mostly in the area.

Railway Stations in Varanasi district:

  • Babatpur
  • Birapatti
  • Hardattpur
  • Kashi
  • Khalispur
  • Manduadih
  • Sarnath
  • Shiupur
  • Varanasi Junction
  • Chowka Ghat
  • Varanasi City
  • Varanasi Quick
  • Vishwanath Puri
  • Zafarabad Junction

Insurance Companies in Varanasi:

  • Aegon Life Insurance Company Limited, 3rd Floor, Shree Complex, 27/279A, Maldhiya, Beside Petrol Pump, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • ICICI Lombard General Insurance,C-19/134, M-B, Tulsi Complex First Floor,, Shastri Nagar Sigra, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co. Limited, Flat No.7, C-32-22/17, Second Floor, Rama Kunj,, Rama Singh Rana Nagar Colony,, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • National Insurance, Kahsi Ananthalaya Building, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 226001
  • Birla Sun Life Insurance, Kuber Complex, Rathyatra Sigra Rd, Near Rathyatra Crossing, Near Tanishq Jewellers, Sidhgiribagh, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • Star Health Insurance,B-21/2A, 2nd Floor, Kamachha,Near Rathyatra crossing, Rathyatra - Mahmoorganj Rd, Kamchchha, Bhelupur, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • SBI Life Insurance Company Limited,No. D 48/141-A, First Floor, Ishwar Tower, Luxa Rd, Ramapura Luxa, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001
  • Shriram Life Insurance, Shop No.1,2,2nd Floor, ABC Tower, Vidyapeeth Rd, Shastri Nagar Crossing,Sajan Cinema,Opp.IP Mall, Sigra, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • PNB MetLife India Insurance Company Ltd, KBN Plaza, 1st Floor, B 38/2A-63-65-N,, Tulsipur (Rathyatra Mehmoor Ganj Road ), Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance Co. Ltd. - Varanasi, Sigra Branch,Shastri Nagar, Guru Nanak Nagar Colony, Chetganj, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Hero MotoCorp Ltd - Vishal Hero,DLW Rd, Opposite Hans Honda, Lahartara, Maheshpur, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • United India Insurance Company Limited Divisional Office 2,C 26/35-1 J-1, Second Floor, Ramkatora Chauraha, Rampuri Colony, Jaitpura, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001
  • Tata AIA Life, D 58/12 A-7, 2nd Floor, Sigra Chauraha Rd, Near to Banaras TVS Building, Gandhi Nagar Mohalla, Chhittupura, Sigra, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010

Lawyers (Advocates) in Varanasi:

  • Varanasi Law Consultancy, Near Recreation Hall, Civil Court, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001
  • Madhuri Singh Advocate,CH.No-48, Central Bar, Civil Court, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Manoj Singh-Advocate, G-11, P.C.F. Plaza, Nadesar Rd, Opp. Taj, Nadesar, Varanasi Cantt, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • S.S Associates - Kaushal Kumar Singh,Shop No. 214, Dharmsangh Karpatri Estate, Nawabganj Rd, Durgakund Rd, Near Upkar Hospital, Sundarpur, Bhelupur, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221005
  • Rajesh Tiwari,Ghelupur, Bhalpur Prakhand, Kabir Road, Kabir Road, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001

Blood banks in Varanasi:

  • Singh Pathology & Blood Bank,Haspur Akanksha Apartment, Gr Floor, Manduadih, Sigra, Sigra, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • Indian Medical Association,Lahurabir Rd, Ramakanth Nagar, Chetganj, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001

Trading companies in Varanasi:

  • SMC Global ,SHOP NO - 5, GROUND FLOOR, D - 53 - A, LUXA ROAD, RATHYATRA,District:Varanasi,UPPostcode:221001
  • Sharekhan ,S-9/257NAI BASTI PANDEYPUR POST UMARAHAN SARNATHDistrict:Varanasi,UPPostcode:221004
  • Sharekhan ,FLAT NO - 22SUDHA TOWER ISHWARGANGI NATI IMALIDistrict:Varanasi,UPPostcode:220001
  • Sharekhan ,STAFF QUATER S6/6U.P. COLLEGE BHOJUBEERDistrict:Varanasi,UPPostcode:221002
  • Sharekhan ,H 24 / 17 /206 PAHARIAASHOK BIHAR VARANASIDistrict:Varanasi,UPPostcode:221007
  • Sharekhan ,49 PATEL NAGAR NADESARDistrict:Varanasi,UPPostcode:221002

Hotels in Varanasi:

  • Radisson Hotel Varanasi, The Mall Cantonment, Mall Rd, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • The Gateway Hotel Ganges Varanasi,Nadesar Palace Grounds, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Diamond Hotel,Durgakund Rd, Near to Bank Of India,, Bhelupur, Banaras, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221010
  • Alka Hotel,D3/23, Meer Ghat, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001
  • Hotel Surya, Kaiser Palace,S. 20/51 A-5 The Mall Road, Nepali Kothi, Varuna Bridge, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Ramada Plaza JHV Varanasi, The Mall, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Hotel de Paris,Varanasi Cantt, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Hotels New International, C 21/89 H, Lahurabir, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 260001
  • Hotel Lara India,Godo Waliya Crossing, Dashaswmedh Ghat Road, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001
  • Hotel Grapevine,Parao -Ramnagar Road, Katesar, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221008
  • Hotel India, 59, Patel Nagar, Cantt., Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221002
  • Hotel Surabhi International,Paharia,Sarnath Road, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221007
  • Hotel Heritage Inn, B- 3/26-A Shivala Next to Anandmayi hospital, Near to BHU and Assighat, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 221001

Theatres in Varanasi district:

  • Bhagwani Chitra Mandir - Thatra Kachhawa Road, Thathara
  • Kamakshi Cinema - Kodopur, Ramnagar

Demographics:

Tehsil in the district and their information is given below.

Tehsil Population Male Female
Pindra
Varanasi
Banks and their branches:
Sno. Bank Name No. of branches
1 Allahabad Bank 23
2 Andhra Bank 2
3 Axis Bank 8
4 Bank Of Baroda 35
5 Bank Of India 14
6 Bank Of Maharashtra 2
7 Canara Bank 14
8 Central Bank Of India 16
9 City Union Bank Limited 1
10 Corporation Bank 6
11 Dena Bank 2
12 Dhanalakshmi Bank 1
13 Federal Bank 1
14 HDFC Bank 10
15 ICICI Bank Limited 7
16 IDBI Bank 2
17 Indian Bank 2
18 Indian Overseas Bank 11
19 Indusind Bank 2
20 ING Vysya Bank 1
21 Jammu And Kashmir Bank Limited 1
22 Karur Vysya Bank 1
23 Kotak Mahindra Bank Limited 2
24 Oriental Bank Of Commerce 12
25 Punjab And Sind Bank 2
26 Punjab National Bank 17
27 State Bank Of Bikaner And Jaipur 3
28 State Bank Of India 78
29 State Bank Of Patiala 1
30 Syndicate Bank 13
31 UCO Bank 11
32 Union Bank Of India 64
33 United Bank Of India 2
34 Vijaya Bank 2
35 YES Bank 2