Know About splendid and eventful tour of Ancient Historic City Patana, Bihar – Patna Tour and Travel Guide

Patna is ancient city, being famous as Pataliputra during the times of great historic King Ashoka. British too were impressed with location of city and find it effective as the place for regional capital so they built a modern extension to this ancient Bankipore city. Patna is the birth place of tenth Sikh Guru, Guru Gobind Singh Ji and Har Mandir Takhat, one of five scared Takhat of Sikhism, is in Patna thus city is a pilgrimage city for Sikh community.

Patna city offer many magnificent monuments, stone sculptures, historic archaeological remains and places of religious importance. There is always a tourist flow to city hence Patna Hotels had a wide range of tourist accommodation ranging from a bed for night stay and A.C. Non A C Budget Hotel rooms to luxuriant stay in star hotels.

Asia’s largest railway bridge Gandhi Setu, Mahatma Gandhi’s prayer place and Dr. Rajendra Prasad’s [First President of India] Sadaqat Ashram are some of the famous icons of Patna city.

Patna is also gateway for famous Buddhist and Jain Pilgrimage destinations like Vaishali, Rajgir, Nalanda, Bodhgaya and Pawapuri etc. On the Patna tour which is popular Sikh Pilgrimage tourist will find a number of  Gurudwara in city such as Gurdwara Pahila Bara, Gurdwara Gobind Ghat,  Gurdwara Guru ka Bagh, Gurdwara Bal Leela and Gurdwara Handi Sahib interest information is that each of these Gurudwara is associated with different Sikh Guru.


Vital Tourist Information : Patna

Location :
State capital city Patna is situated on the southern banks of holly river Ganga.


State : Bihar [India]


Famous as / For :
Archeological ruins - Pilgrimage Destination of Sikhism, Gateway to Buddhism and Jainism pilgrimage destinations.


Weather & Climate :
Patna is hot and humid during summer season, while the winters of this city, from average rainfall belt, are chilly and pleasant cool.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 43°C Min. 30°C
Winter : Max. 21°C Min. 5°C


Best Time to Visit :
October to mid March is the best time to visit Patna.


Spoken Languages :
Hindi- Hindi dialect Magadhi or Magahi & Bhojpuri - Urdu - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Patna city Hotels are serving Continental, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, European and Japanese cuisines


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Leather goods and world renowned Madhubani painting are prime items of shopping by visitors at Patna though a large number of tourists also show interest with purchasing handicrafts, Stone pottery and hand-painted wall hangings.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Tourist Spots : Biological Park - Gandhi Setu - Golghar - Jalan Museum - Khuda Baksh Oriental Library - Kumhrar - Martyr's Memorial - Patna Museum - Planetarium - Sadaqat Ashram
Religious Places : Har Mandir Takht - Pathar ki Masjid - Sher Shah Masjid


How To Reach Patna Bihar [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Patna is an important railway halt on the routes of Eastern railway, have direct connecting trains for Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkatta and many other important destinations of the country.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Patna have effective road travel accessibility as buses running on the National highway 30 connects the city with other cities of state and all nearby major cities.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Patna is on the air travel map of domestic flights. Daily flights are available from Mumbai, Calcutta, Delhi, Lucknow, Ranchi etc. for getting here.