Best Tourist Places In Bihar

Bihar, located in the eastern part of India, has a rich history and cultural heritage, making it a fascinating destination for tourists. Here are some of the best tourist places to visit in Bihar:

1. Mahabodhi Temple, Bodh Gaya:  It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a significant Buddhist pilgrimage site, where Lord Buddha attained enlightenment.

2. Nalanda University, Nalanda:  It was one of the world's earliest universities and a center of learning for scholars from across the globe.

3. Vikramshila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary, Bhagalpur:  It is home to the endangered Gangetic River Dolphins and various species of aquatic fauna.

4. Rajgir: It is an important historical and religious site with numerous temples, monasteries, and hot springs.

5. Vaishali: It is the birthplace of Lord Mahavira and the location of the Second Buddhist Council.

6. Patna : The capital city of Bihar is famous for its rich history and cultural heritage, including the ancient Mauryan Empire.

7. Gaya: It is an important pilgrimage site for Hindus and Buddhists, and the location of the famous Vishnupad Temple.

8. Bodh Gaya Archaeological Museum, Bodh Gaya: The museum houses a collection of Buddhist artifacts, sculptures, and relics.

9. Patna Museum, Patna: It is one of the oldest museums in India and contains a vast collection of historical artifacts and art objects.

10. Pawapuri:  It is an important Jain pilgrimage site and the place where Lord Mahavira attained Moksha or liberation.