Adityanath completed the 'Panchkroshi Yatra' visiting several temples falling on the 25-km route.
The chief minister, who reached Varanasi on Saturday, met district officials at the circuit house asking about the pace of ongoing development projects in the temple town.
The UP CM met eminent personalities of the city and also went to the Banaras Hindu University on Sunday morning.
During his visit to the varsity, he met professors including astrologer Chandramauli Upadhaya and retired senior Professor Saroj Churamani and sought their support for the BJP.
He also went to Gharwa Ghat and met the 'sadhus' at the ashram.
Adityanath was accompanied by state ministers Neelkanth Tiwari, Anil Rajbhar, local MLA Ravindra Jaiswal and others.