‘By reinventing Bihar Tourism, we hope to give a boost to the tourism sector’

Vinay Kumar IAS, director, Department of Tourism, Government of Bihar spoke to Joy Roy Choudhury of the dept’s major plans What are the major tourism infrastructure development projects being implemented in the state now? For the first time, a comprehensive Tourism Policy has been formulated and is being implemented. Tourism has been accorded the status of industry in […]

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Gaya – A Main Tourist Attraction of Bihar

Summary District – GayaCommissionery – MagadhHeadquarter – GayaSub-Division – Gaya Sadar, Sherghati, TekariPopulation – 26, 64,803 (27 Lacs)Area – 4,941 Sq. KmSea Level – 113 MeterTemperature –Summer: 46°C – 18°CWinter: 20°C– 4°CBest Season – November – FebruaryRoad Route – 112 Km from PatnaRail Route – Main Railway Station – Patna, GayaNearest Railway Station – Gaya […]

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Gaya Museum Alias Bodhgaya Museum

Location: Situated in the heart of the town of Gandhi Maidan, Gaya.Gaya Museum- Gaya, 206 km from Patna, is an ancient Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage site. On view are ancient sculptures, bronzes and terracotta. There is a section on numismatics, the decorative arts, paintings, manuscripts, arms and armoury, geology and natural history. Gaya, 206 Km from […]

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