Rajgir is a historic town that will transport you back in time? It is in Bihar.
This charming town was once the capital of the Magadha Empire, so you know it’s got some serious historical significance. And not just for one empire, but two – the Maurya Empire also emerged from here.
Rajgir is also a hot spot for religious pilgrimages, with important sites for Hinduism, Jainism, and Buddhism all in one place. Buddha himself hung out here for a while, sharing his wisdom and even hosting the first Buddhist Council.
You can visit the Vishwa Shanti Stupa, the Ajatshatru Fort, the Bimbisara Jail are some of the tourist attractions.
You can also check out the Pant Wildlife Sanctuary for some nature and wildlife spotting, or get your adrenaline pumping with some chairlift rides or bungee jumping at Pandu Pokhar. And if you’re a history buff, don’t miss the Veerayatan Museum for some fascinating archaeological finds.
So come on, pack your bags and head to Rajgir for a trip back in time and a spiritual adventure like no other!