Places to Visit in Bihar
Places to Visit in Bihar
There are many places to visit in Bihar. Bihar is one of the oldest states in India. The state of Bihar was created in the year 1912. The official language of Bihar is Hindi and other languages are Maithili, Bhojpuri, and Maghi. It is the 13th-largest state of India, by area and the third-largest state of India by population. If you want to explore Bihar then you can find the train connecting all the district of Bihar. Bihar has two airports one is in Patna and another is in Gaya. You can land Patna and after Patna, you can either train, bus or private taxi to visit other places in Bihar.
Gaya is one of the ancient city of India. And it is one of the major tourist attractions of Bihar. Gaya is well connected by all the medium of transportation. Gaya has an airport and railway stations both. Gaya is a model city of Bihar.
Major tourist attractions in Gaya:
Bodhgaya, Mahabodhi Temple, Bodhi Tree, Chinese Temple and Monastery, Royal Bhutan Monastery, Thai Temple and Monastery, Muchalinda Lake, Vishnupad Temple
Nalanda is another ancient city of Bihar. The ruins of Nalanda is a UNESCO world heritage site. There was a time when Nalanda was the center of learning.
Places to visit in Nalanda:
Nalanda Archaeological Museum, Nalanda University Ruins, Pawapuri(Jalmandir), Rajgir(Vishwa Shanti Stupa
Places to visit in Munger:
Munger Fort, Sita Kund, Rishikund, Rameshwar Kund, Kharagpur Lake, Sri Krishna Vatika, Kali Pahadi, Yoga at Munger
Vaishali is an ancient city of Bihar. Vaishali had one of the oldest democracy in the world. Places to visit in Vaishali:
Raja Vishal ka Garh, Choumukhi Mahadeva, Relic Stupa
Patna is an ancient city of Bihar. It is now the capital of Bihar. Patna is well connected by air and train. Patna is the most populous city in Bihar. Places to visit in Patna:
Patna Museum, Qila House, Buddha Smriti Park, Kumhrar, Golghar
Sasaram is also one of the ancient city of Bihar. Major tourist attraction of Sasaram:
Sher Shah Suri Tomb, Rohtasgarh Fort, Manjhar Kund and Dhua Kund Waterfall, Kaimur Hills,
Ashokan inscription and rock-cut cave, Tons Falls, Lord Buddha Statue, Indrapuri Dam
Bhagalpur another ancient city in the state of Bihar. Vikramshila University was one of the oldest university in the city of Bhagalpur. And it was two most important centers of learning along with Nalanda university during the Pala Empire.
Vikramshila Ruins is the major tourist attraction in Bhagalpur.
Sitamarhi is a district in Bihar and this place is considered to be the birthplace of Sita (wife of Lord Rama).
Janki Temple: Birth Place of Sita is the major tourist attraction in Sitamarhi.
Begusarai is a district in Bihar.
Kanwar Lake Bird Sanctuary is the major tourist place in Begusarai.
Buxar is a district in Bihar. Buxar is popularly known due to the Battle of Buxar and the Battle of Chausa.