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Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

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Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

I will be reaching by plane to Gay . what is the best way to cover all these places and babadham darshan and go back to varanasi

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1. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

You can cover Bodhgaya>Nalanda>Pawapuri>Rajgir using cab and then take train from Bakhtiyarpur to Jasidih(Baba Dham) and after Baba dham train back to Varanasi.Can do complete circuit using cab also and then return train from Jasidih.

Edited: 15 August 2017, 21:35
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2. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

It depends how many days you have for this trip.

Lets make it easy..

Once you reach Gaya, take a taxi or auto to reach Bodhgaya

See Bodhgaya either by taxi or by walk as most of temples and monastries are within 1-1.5kms of areas.

Then book a cab from trusted agent and cover Rajgir, Nalada and Pawapuri. If you can give 2 days for Rajgir and see its beauty.

Next if you want to return Gaya and catch train or Bakhtiyarpur near by but if you have late night train avoid Bakhtiyarpur.

From either of train station you can reach Jasidih ( Closed to Babadham).

Have good trip

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3. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Please also research and check flood situation before coming as Aug-Sep its rainy season and can expect much rains

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4. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Hi, any information you can share on what is the best route from Ranchi to Rajgir, and Rajgir to Bodh Gaya ?

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5. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Hi, any information you can share on what is the best route from Ranchi to Rajgir, and Rajgir to Bodh Gaya ?

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6. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Ranchi Rajgir via Rajauli,Bodhgaya to Rajgir there is ony one direct route.

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7. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Thanks.

From Rajauli, is it Nawada-Hisua-Rajgir OR Sirdala-Daulatpur-Hisua ? I read somewhere that Rajauli-Nawada route of 30 kms takes 90 mins to cover.

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8. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

The problem between Rajauli Nawada Bihar sharif road is traffic jam,The highway is still two lane and traffic is heavu,you can take Rajauli Hisua road.Now a day in Bihar no one know where we can get stuck in jam and have to wait for hours.If you go via Nawada then can visit Pawapuri temple on the way and return and also Nalanda if move little further and return via Bodhgaya.

Edited: 18 April 2018, 15:08
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9. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Sharing my experience of road trip from Ranchi to Rajgir, via Bodh Gaya.

If one is looking to go to Rajgir Ropeway from Ranchi, it's advisable to take Ranchi-Barhi-Dobhi-Bodh Gaya route onto Patna-Gaya-Dobhi route to NH120. Take a left turn to Bhindus-Chamandih Road, crossing Gehlaur as shown on Google maps, if you put destination as Rajgir Ropeway. It's a good stretch of road passing through villages & some beautiful rock mountains when nearing Rajgir (reminded me a little bit of Utah in USA). But it's better to take this stretch during daylight, as visibility may not be good in the night & it may be isolated.

You'll avoid the traffic a lot through this stretch though.

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10. Re: Gaya , Bodh gaya , rajgir, Nalanda and pawapuri to Deoghar

Nawanda NH-31 is being repaired and seems better now

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