Everything you would like to know before travelling to Bihar
Bihar originates from the word ‘Viharas’ which means abode. The capital of Bihar, Patna, earlier known as Pataliputra was the capital of ancient Magadh Kingdom that ruled over major chunk of India. It has a very strong history and is a great source of knowledge and culture. Nalanda University, located in the Nalanda district of Bihar was the center of education attracting students from all over the world. This prestigious university is now a UNESCO World heritage site and a popular tourist place. Other tourist places in Bihar include Nalanda, Rajgir, Pawapuri, Darbhanga and Madhubani.
Top 10 places to visit in Bihar
Airports in Bihar
Jayprakash Narayan International Airport, Patna and Darbhanga Airport, Darbhanga are the airports connecting Bihar to other cities of India with a good number of direct flights from the metropolitans.
Best time to visit Bihar
Best time to visit Bihar is between the months of October and March.