India – Bihar (Patna, Bettiah, Purnia, Banka, Nawada, Gaya)

VISITED BY: 280 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Excavated remains of Nalanda Mahavihara
  • Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya
 Tentative WHS
  • Silk Road Sites in India (20/01/2010)
  • Sites along the Uttarapath, Badshahi Sadak, Sadak-e-Azam, Grand Trunk Road (15/04/2015)
  • Sites of Saytagrah, India’s non-violent freedom movement (15/04/2014)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Barabar Caves
 Borders
  • India-Nepal
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Patna
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Patna
 Airports
  • Gaya (GAY)
  • Patna (PAT)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Dibrugarh Rajdhani Express
  • Maharajas’ Express
 Museums
  • Bihar - Patna: Bihar Museum
  • Bihar - Patna: Gandhi Smarak Sangrahalaya
  • Bihar - Patna: Patna Museum
 Religious Temples
  • Bhawanipur: Ugna Mahadev
  • Bodh Gaya: Mahabodhi Temple
  • Buxar: Shri Adinath Akhara
  • Chowhani Patti: Maa Ambika Asthan
  • Gaya: Mangla Gauri Temple
  • Gaya: Vishnupad Mandir
  • Hajipur: Nepali Mandir
  • Hajipur: Ramchaura Mandir
  • Kakraul: Kapileshwar Temple
  • Kesariya: Viraat Ramayan Mandir (not built yet, will be the largest temple in the world)
  • Morwa: Khudneshwar Asthan
  • Muzaffarpur: Baba Garibnath Dham
  • Patna: Mahavir Mandir
  • Patna: Patan Devi
  • Patna: Shitla Devi Mandir
  • Sitamarhi: Sita Kund
  • Vaishali: Budhi Mai Temple
 Experiences
  • A wedding (at least 3 days!)
  • Bhuddist chanting
  • Diwali
  • Experience Holi
  • Krishna Janmashtami
  • Kumbha Mela Pilgrimage
  • Play field hockey
  • Play/hear Sitar
  • Practice yoga
  • Taste Indian Roti
  • Vesakha
 Planetariums
  • Patna: Indira Gandhi Planetarium
 Theme Parks
  • Patna: Funtasia Water Park
 Caves
  • Barabar Caves
  • Dungeshwari Cave Temples
 Monuments
  • Patna: Statue of Mahatma Gandhi
Bodh Gaya
Bodhgaya
Mahabodhi Temple.
Nalanda, ancient Buddhist university
Near Gandhi Maidan Park, Patna
Patna
2019 Patna
2019 Patna
2019 Patna
Ancient Buddhist cave near Rajgir
Golghar