Tourist Places in Patna

Places to Visit in Patna

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Patna Average Rating - 5.5/7 1 based on 1988 Ratings

Patna is mostly preferred by travellers from Patna, Delhi. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Patna is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Single. The best season or months to visit places in Patna are February, October, November, December. There are 35 tourist places in Patna, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Patna can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Patna for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Patna Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Patna, browse through photos & pictures, explore Patna using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Patna, which are great places to visit, are Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library, Agam Kuan, Konhara Ghat, Mangal Talab, Patna Planetarium. Patna can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Patna Tourist Places



Gandhi Maidan, Patna
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
63%
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Gandhi Maidan, Patna
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5.7/ 7 1
50 Ratings & 27 Reviews
Gandhi Maidan, formerly known as Patna Lawns, is popular attraction in the region as it has been a witness to several Indian freedom movements, including the Champaran and the Quit India movement held during 1942. This ancient ground is located near the banks of Ganga River,... Read More »
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Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan, Patna
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5.9/ 7 1
25 Ratings & 12 Reviews
Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan, one of the 16 largest zoos in India, was established in 1973.  This zoo is popularly known as Sanjay Gandhi Botanical and Zoological Garden or Patna Zoo. Spread across an area of 618966.69 sq. metres, this zoo comprises 800 animals of about 110... Read More »
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  • Type: Monument
Gol Ghar, Patna
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5.2/ 7 1
13 Ratings & 9 Reviews
Golghar is a magnificent beehive shaped building, which was established in the year 1786 by Captain John Garstin. Inspired by the stupa architecture, the structure of the building's base is about 125 m in width and the walls are about 3.6 m thick. A picturesque view from the... Read More »
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Mahavir Mandir, Patna
  • Type: Temple
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Mahavir Mandir, Patna
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6.1/ 7 1
12 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Mahavir Mandir is one of the most prominent and well-renowned temples in Bihar, which is enshrined with the deity of Lord Hanuman. The initiation of this temple is unknown, however according to historical facts, this temple is said to be established by Swami Balanand, who was... Read More »
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Patna Museum, Patna
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
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Patna Museum, Patna
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6/ 7 1
12 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Patna Museum is located at a distance of about a kilometre from central Patna.  Built in 1917 during the British rule, this museum is constructed in Mughal and Rajput architectural style and is commonly called as Jadu Ghar. This museum houses several metal and stone... Read More »
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Takht Sri Patna Sahib, Patna
  • Type: Gurudwara
Takht Sri Patna Sahib, Patna
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5.9/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Takht Sri Patna Sahib, commonly known as Gurudwara Patna Sahib, is a gurudwara built in the fond memory of Guru Gobind Singh, who was born at this very place. Guru Gobind Singh was born on 22nd December, 1666 and was the tenth Guru of Sikhism. Situated at the banks of the holy... Read More »
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  • Bridge
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Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
  • Type: Bridge
Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
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5/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Mahatma Gandhi Setu is a bridge, which connects Patna with Hajipur city of Bihar over the River Ganga. Built by Gammon India Limited, this bridge’s length is 5450 m and comprises 48 pillars. This bridge is counted among the longest bridges of the world. It also connects... Read More »
  • Type: Lake
67%
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Mangal Talab, Patna
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5.9/ 7 1
5 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Mangal Talab of Patna city is popular for Khanqah Emadia and is a section of Khanqah Mujeebia. The annual six day festival of Urs takes place here and thousands of people from different places like Pakistan and Bangladesh gather to pay homage to the Sufi Mangal Talab of Patna... Read More »
"A nice place"Mar 8, 2015 "Water surrounded with garden"Feb 21, 2015
Folk Art Museum, Patna
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Folk Art Museum, Patna
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4.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Folk Art Museum is situated in Chhajjubagh at Bharatiya Nritya Kala Mandir. It was established in the year 1963 and is home to various folk musical instruments, costumes and jewellery. Ceramic specimens from 500 BC to 500 AD along with collection of terracotta are also... Read More »
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Patan Devi Temple, Patna
  • Type: Temple
Patan Devi Temple, Patna
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5.5/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Patan Devi Temple is a magnificent temple, located in the Chowk area of Patna. The temple comprises into two temples, Bari (big) Patan Devi Temple and Chhoti (small) Patan Devi Temple. It widely believed that the name of this district has been inspired by the name of the Patan... Read More »
"Crowded temple"3 months ago "A nice, religious visit"Aug 16, 2014
Srikrishna Science Centre, Patna
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Srikrishna Science Centre, Patna
Rank 11
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5.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Srikrishna Science Centre, located at south-western corner of the Gandhi Maidan, was constructed in 1978. This science gallery is named after the first chief minister of Bihar, Dr Sri Krishna Singh. Set-up with an aim of benefiting the public, this centre was formed as a part... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
ISKCON Temple Patna, Patna
Rank 12
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6/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 1 Review
"Spriritual place"Sep 19, 2014
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  • Type: Planetarium
  • Entry: Paid
Patna Planetarium, Patna
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6.3/ 7 1
5 Ratings & 1 Review
Patna Planetarium is considered as one of the largest planetariums in Asia and attracts thousands of domestic and international tourists each year. Popularly known as Indira Gandhi Planetarium, this planetarium opened for the public on 1 April 1993. The idea of this... Read More »
"Amazing to visit"Nov 28, 2014
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  • Type: Ghat
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Konhara Ghat, Patna
Rank 14
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5.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Agam Kuan, Patna
  • Type: Historic Place
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Agam Kuan, Patna
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5.7/ 7 1
3 Ratings & 1 Review
Agam Kuan is known to be the oldest and the most important archaeological sites in Patna. It is located in the south-west direction of the Gulzarbagh Railway Station in Patna. Agam Kuan also known as the “unfathomable well” dates back to the time of a famous... Read More »
"Many people visit"Mar 8, 2015
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kumhrar Kumhrar, Patna
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6.3/ 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
Kumhrar, also pronounced as Kumrahar, is historic city of Patliputra, depicting the remains of the Mauryan Empire from 600 BC to 600 AD. This ancient city is situated about 5 km from Patna Railway Station on the Kankarbagh Road. Over the past years, many excavations have... Read More »
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  • Type: Library
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Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library, Patna
Rank 17
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5.5/ 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library, which was built in 1900, is situated along the banks of Ganga River. This library is home to a distinct collection of rare Arabic and Persian manuscripts, paintings from Mughal and Rajput Eras. The library is designated as 'Manuscript... Read More »
"Very old library"3 months ago
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  • Type: Temple
Sachin Tendulkar Temple, Patna
Rank 18
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  • Type: Historic Place
Phulwari Sharif, Patna
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Phulwari Sharif is famous for the Sufi culture and during the ancient times, it was a pivotal hub of religious, cultural and social activities for Sufis. One the most important centres in Phulwari Sharif is the Khanqah Mujeebia, which was discovered by Pir Mujib in 18th... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
College of Arts & Crafts, Patna
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College of Arts & Crafts was set up at Govind Mitra Road, Patna on 25th January 1939, by Late Shri Radha Mohan Ji. Dr. Rajendra Prasad was the first member of the Management Committee of this college. Government of Bihar took charge of this college in the year 1949 and in... Read More »

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