One Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Trip by Cab

1 Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Trip by Car
1 Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Trip by Car (courtesy: ayushsrivastava)

Located on the banks of the holy River Sarayu in Uttar Pradesh, Ayodhya is one of the seven sacred places for Hindus. Known as Saketa in ancient times, it was the capital city of the Kosala kingdom. Ayodhya is famous as the birthplace of Lord Rama, mentioned in the Hindu epic Ramayana. It is also the birthplace of 5 of 24 Tirthankaras of Jainism, including Adinath. One Day Ayodhya Local Sightseeing Tour by private car gives you an insight into the revered city’s history, heritage, and culture.

As you walk through the streets of Ayodhya, you will feel a sense of tranquility and peace, enveloped in the aura of devotion and faith. Our one day Ayodhya Local Sightseeing Tour by cab allows you to soak in its cultural heritage at your own pace and take home unforgettable memories.

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Highlights of Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour by Cab

  • Full-day Ayodhya local sightseeing tour
  • Duration: 8 to 10 hours
  • Tour by Private Cab (not shared with others)
  • Pickup & Drop: Ayodhya Hotel / Home
  • Places Covered: Morning holy dip in Saryu at NayaGhat (Optional as per customer need), Ram Janmabhoomi Temple, Hanuman Garhi, Kanak Bhawan, Ram Ki Paidi, and Nageshvarnath Temple.

Package Price for 1 Day Ayodhya Sightseeing by Cab

Honda Amaze Sedan Car for One Day Ayodhya Trip
Amaze / Etios / Dzire
4 Seater / Sedan

₹ 2,499/-

Maruti Suzuki Ertiga SUV Car for One Day Ayodhya Trip
Maruti Ertiga
6 – 7 Seater / SUV

₹ 3,499/-

Toyota Innova SUV Car for One Day Ayodhya Trip
Toyota Innova
6 – 7 Seater / SUV

₹ 3,999/-

Toyota Innova Crysta SUV Car for One Day Ayodhya Trip
Toyota Innova Crysta
6 – 7 Seater / SUV

₹ 4,499/-

Tempo Traveller Mini Van for One Day Ayodhya Trip
Tempo/ Force Traveller
12 Seater / LCV

₹ 4,999/-

Mini Bus for One Day Ayodhya Trip
Mini Bus
21 Seater / LCV

Price on Request

Book your 1 Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour Package!

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What’s included

  • Pick and drop from Hotel / Home in Ayodhya
  • Cab for Ayodhya sightseeing as per the above Itinerary
  • Vehicle Parking Charges
  • Toll-gate Charges if any
  • Driver Allowance

What’s not included

  • Entry Ticket Fee at tourist places in Ayodhya
  • Breakfast, Lunch or any meal
  • Lodging / Accommodation at Ayodhya
  • Vehicle beyond the mentioned time duration
  • Vehicle beyond the designated tour route

What to Expect on your Ayodhya Sightseeing Trip

What to expect on your One Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour by Cab

The One Day Ayodhya Local Sightseeing Trip will begin early in the morning so that you can explore the city well. We will pick you up from your accommodation in Ayodhya and head to Naya Ghat for a holy dip in the Sarayu River. In case you do not wish to bathe, you can enjoy the sunrise view. The peaceful surroundings will surely rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul.

Next, we will take you to Hanuman Garhi, a temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman. It is believed that Hanuman lived here in a cave while protecting the city. It is a popular belief that offering oil to the deity will help in fulfilling one’s desires. After seeking blessings, we will move on to visit Ram Janmabhoomi Temple. It is the birthplace of Lord Rama, and a grand temple is under construction at the site.

Kanak Bhawan is our next stop, dedicated to Lord Rama and his wife, Goddess Sita. The palace was gifted to them on the occasion of their marriage. We will then head to Ram Ki Paidi, a series of ghats constructed on the banks of the Sarayu River. It is believed that taking a holy dip here washes away all sins. Our last stop for the day will be Nageshvarnath Temple, a popular Shiva temple constructed by Kush, son of Lord Rama.

Itinerary of One Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Trip

Pickup from your Hotel in Ayodhya at 9:00 AM

S.NoSightseeing PlaceRecommended Duration
1Morning holy dip in Saryu at NayaGhat
(Optional as per customer need)
40 minutes
2Ram Janmabhoomi Temple110 minutes
3Hanuman Garhi40 minutes
4Kanak Bhawan30 minutes
5Ram Ki Paidi40 minutes
6Nageshvarnath Temple30 minutes

Drop back at your Hotel in Ayodhya by 5:00 PM

PLEASE NOTE: Guests can visit all the tourism places near Ayodhya listed above or remove any of the places that they don’t want to visit. In order to include any other sightseeing place, guests can check with their cab provider while booking this Ayodhya city tour by private car.

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Places to visit in Ayodhya in one day by private car

Explore the enchanting city of Ayodhya and embark on a soul-stirring journey through its rich tapestry of history and spirituality. In this section, we unveil the most captivating attractions to visit in one day on your Ayodhya sightseeing tour.

Feel the spiritual resonance as you step into sacred sites that have woven countless tales of devotion, and immerse yourself in the timeless beauty that makes Ayodhya a place where history and emotions intertwine like nowhere else.

1. Morning Holy Dip in Sarayu at Naya Ghat

Visit the sacred Naya Ghat early in the morning to take a religious dip in the Sarayu River. Wash away your sins and cleanse yourself at the holy Ghat. It is a tranquil place which is ideal for meditation and relaxation. Enjoy the quiet setting and feel the cool breeze. Enjoy a motorboat ride in the river beside the canal. If you wish, you can skip this part of your tour.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Take a dip in the revered waters and watch the splendid scenery.
  • Timings: Open 24 hours on all days of the week, but the preferred time will be from 5:00 AM to 9:00 PM 
  • Entry Fee: Free

2. Hanuman Garhi

A popular temple dedicated to Lord Hanuman, Hanuman Garhi was built in the 10th century on a hilltop. Before visiting the Ram Temple, it is customary to visit this shrine. A 76-stair pathway leads to the entrance of the cave temple. The 6-inch-tall Hanuman idol appears spectacular amidst beautiful surroundings.

In the temple courtyard, there is a statue of child Hanuman sitting in the lap of his mother, Mata Anjani. The interior cave has many Hanuman statues. Festivals of Ram Navami and Hanuman Jayanti are celebrated with much enthusiasm. Mark this spot as your Ayodhya sightseeing trip’s pinnacle!

  • Must See / Things to Do: Offer oil to the deity to seek blessings and enjoy the beautiful view of Ayodhya from here.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 5:00 AM to 11:00 PM 
  • Entry Fee: Free

3. Ram Janmabhoomi Temple

The treasure of today’s sightseeing trip. The birthplace of Lord Rama is also called the Ram Janmabhoomi Tirth Kshetra. It holds a significant place in the hearts of Hindu devotees. For centuries, this site had been a matter of contention between Hindus and Muslims. 

After a long legal battle and the verdict of the Supreme Court of India, construction of a magnificent Ram Mandir is underway at the site. Its original design was crafted by the Sompura family of Ahmedabad. Once complete, the 49-m-high and 72-m-wide temple will be the world’s 3rd largest Hindu shrine.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Witness the temple complex under construction.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 7:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Entry Fee: Free

4. Kanak Bhawan

Kanak Bhawan is also known as Sone ka Ghar and is situated in the north-east of Ram Janmabhoomi. The walls of the beautiful palace-like structure are adorned with beautiful paintings depicting scenes from Ramayana. Vikramaditya and Vrish Bhanu Kunwari are credited for revamping and rebuilding it. 

The Bundela-styled temple is made of gold. It has mesmerizing idols of Lord Rama and Goddess Sita, wearing golden crowns. The intricate carvings, beautiful paintings, and golden structure make it a must-visit for tourists and devotees alike.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Admire the beautiful architecture and paintings inside Kanak Bhawan as you seek the blessings of the presiding deities.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM and 4:30 PM to 9:30 PM 
  • Entry Fee: Free

5. Ram ki Paidi

Next attraction on our Ayodhya local sightseeing tour is Ram ki Paidi, a series of ghats on the Sarayu Riverbank. It is a meticulously planned bathing ghat with an impressive heritage layout. Legend has it that Lord Rama bathed here. It is believed that taking a dip here washes away all sins. 

The sound of the temple bells and chanting of mantras creates a serene atmosphere. You can visit it in the evening for a spectacular sunset and Sarayu aarti. The landscape looks stunning in the floodlit night. 

  • Must See / Things to Do: Enjoy the peaceful surroundings as you stroll in the serenity.
  • Timings: Open 24 hours on all days of the week, but the preferred time will be from 5:00 AM to 9:00 PM 
  • Entry Fee: Free

6. Nageshwarnath Temple

An ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, Nageshwarnath Temple is believed to be constructed by Kush, son of Lord Rama. The present structure was constructed by Naval Rai, a minister of Safdar Jung, in 1750. It is said that Vikramaditya discovered Ayodhya through this temple. 

The main deity of the temple is a self-manifested lingam. Inside the sanctum sanctorum of this Shiva temple, you can see one of the 12 jyotirlingas in India. During Maha Shivaratri celebrations, you can witness the grand Shiva Barat. Trayodashi also attracts a large number of devotees.

  • Must See / Things to Do: Attend the evening aarti at Nageshwarnath Temple and seek blessings from Lord Shiva.
  • Timings: Open on all days of the week from 5:00 AM to 8:00 PM 
  • Entry Fee: Free

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Things to Do on your Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour

Things to Do on your Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour
Things to Do on your Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour (courtesy:shivamtripathi)

Ayodhya is a spiritual destination with numerous religious sites. Discover a myriad of enthralling activities and experiences that await you in Ayodhya, ensuring your one-day sightseeing tour is not just a journey through history, but a day filled with unforgettable adventures.

What to Shop during your Full Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Tour by Car?

The streets of Ayodhya are swarming with big and small shops selling vibrant merchandise. Venture into the local bazaars for unique knick-knacks for your loved ones. You can buy idols of Lord Ram, Goddess Sita, Lord Lakshmana, Lord Hanuman, and Lord Shiva, intrinsically carved in wood, metal, and marble on this Ayodhya city tour by private taxi. 

T-shirts, kurtas, and stoles with religious texts printed on them are also available. There are keychains with images of Lord Rama and Sita, devotional objects, and pictures of temples. 

Another great souvenir is the ‘Maharaja Chandan,, which is locally manufactured using turmeric, sandalwood, and other ingredients. Other varieties of famous Ayodhya sandalwood include Ramraj Chandan, Roli Chandan, Mailkota Chandan, Gopiraj Chandan, Shri Chandan, and Jankiraj Chandan.

What to Eat during your One Day Ayodhya Sightseeing Trip by Taxi?

Ayodhya is a religious center, so only vegetarian and vegan dishes are available. There are also less fancy dining options in Ayodhya compared to other towns. The small restaurants and street food joints serve delectable local and regional flavors. You can savor Punjabi, North Indian, South Indian, and Chinese cuisines.

Try the wide variety of flavors of Chaat, like Aaloo Tikki, Papri Chaat, Dahi Bhalla, and Pani Puri on your Ayodhya local sightseeing tour by car. You can bite into the mouth-watering Samosa or stuffed Kachori. Crisp fried Bhature with spicy Chhole gravy, served with onions and pickles, relieves hunger pangs. Smoking Litti Chokha with chutney is a scrumptious local dish. Rabri and Laddoo are famous sweets.

Terms & Conditions

Travelers are requested to follow the given itinerary for 1 day Ayodhya city tour package. Ideally this full day tour package cannot be customized, however if guests prefer to visit different set of places during this Ayodhya sightseeing tour by private car, they can check the possibility of the same with the above listed car rental companies and request for a custom quote.

We recommend our guests to stick to the time spent at each tourist attraction in Ayodhya as per the Itinerary schedule. In case of any delays or additional time spent at a particular place, driver or car rental company will not be responsible to cover all the places mentioned in the itinerary.

Please also note that if a particular sightseeing place is closed on the scheduled day of the tour, it may not be covered from the list of sightseeing places. Please check the possibility of visiting an alternate place with listed cab vendor before you book the tour.


Is there any possibility to add / remove tourist places in this Ayodhya sightseeing tour?

Ideally, no. However guests can check if it’s possible to customize the tour with the above listed Ayodhya cab vendors before booking the trip. Additional charges might apply.

One day Ayodhya local sightseeing tour by private car is a great way to explore this spiritual haven. With many religious destinations, each with its own significance and architectural beauty, Ayodhya offers an enriching experience for travelers. The city’s rich history and mythology make it a must-visit destination for anyone seeking spiritual fulfillment.


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