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About Gaya

Gaya is a city of ancient mythological and historical significance. It is also one of the major tourist attractions of Bihar, a state in East India that borders Nepal and an important Buddhist pilgrimage site.

Gaya is considered to be a place of ritual and is famous for “pinddaan puja”, which is a Hindu sacred ceremony for the departed and performed on the banks of any chosen Indian holy body of water. It draws people from all over the world, most travelling here in the monsoon months, which are September and October. Overlooking the banks of the river is the Vishnupad Temple, built in the 18th century by the Maratha princess Ahilyabai. It is surrounded by hills, the highest of which is Brahmayoni, which rises to a height of 137 metres above the plain. Pretashila is a scenic hill nearby, offering a spectacular view and regularly filled with devotees who visit in the belief that they will be guarded from evil spirits. Sold here and exclusive to the city are delicious sweets “Enursa”, “Lai” and “Tilkut” which are made of sugar, wheat flour and dried fruits.

Gaya is well connected by air, rail and road. The nearest airport is Bodhgaya, a mere five kilometres away, with regular flights from many far-eastern countries. There is a wide choice of trains from Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai servicing Gaya Railway Station, 15 kilometres away from the religious site. Many car rental companies, chauffeur driven cabs and regular cabs serve both airport and in the city.

E. M. Forster began writing his book “A Passage to India” while visiting Gaya and other regions of India in late 1912 to early 1913. Regarded as his best novel, it was later made into a motion picture with many of the scenes filmed in and around the area.

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Patliputra Vishnu Vihar

Patliputra Vishnu Vihar
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Bodhgaya, India
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Patliputra Vishnu Vihar provides a comfortable setting when in Bodhgaya. Those staying at the property can also enjoy free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

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Mi Plaza
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Bodhgaya, India
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Hotel Pyara Palace

Hotel Pyara Palace
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Bodhgaya, India
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Hotel Pyara Palace provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Bodhgaya. It is ideally close to Gaya Airport, which is a 10-minute drive away.

Ray Guest House

Ray Guest House
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Bodhgaya, India
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Ray Guest House offers a comfortable setting when in Bodhgaya. It is conveniently close to Gaya Airport, which is a 10-minute drive away.

Oyo 29206 M I Plaza

Oyo 29206 M I Plaza
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Bodhgaya, India
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OYO 4817 Hotel Hill Heights

OYO 4817 Hotel Hill Heights
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Bodhgaya, India
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OYO 4817 Hotel Hill Heights is located in Bodhgaya and features free Wi-Fi. It is also a short drive from Sita Kund and Gaya.

OYO 26889 Hotel Shree Vishnu Regency

OYO 26889 Hotel Shree Vishnu Regency
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Bodhgaya, India
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OYO 26889 Hotel Shree Vishnu Regency is situated in Bodhgaya and offers complimentary wireless internet. It also provides a 24-hour reception, shops and a terrace.

Shree Vishnu Guest House

Shree Vishnu Guest House
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Bodhgaya, India
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Shree Vishnu Guest House is set in Bodhgaya and is close to local attractions, including Vishnupad Mandir.

Mahavir palace

Mahavir palace
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Bodhgaya, India
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Hotel Samrat Bodhgaya

Hotel Samrat Bodhgaya
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Bodhgaya, India
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Situated within walking distance of Gaya Railway Station, Hotel Samrat Bodhgaya provides guests with an ideal base when visiting Bodhgaya. It is also a brief car trip from Sita Kund and Gaya.

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