Tourist Places in Patna

Places to Visit in Patna

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Patna Average Rating - 5.7/7 1 based on 3975 Ratings

Patna is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Patna is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Patna are February, October, November, December. There are 36 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 Maner Sharif, Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library, Kumhrar Kumhrar, Agam Kuan, Konhara Ghat. Patna can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Patna Tourist Places



  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Gandhi Maidan, Patna
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5.7 / 7 1
76 Ratings & 41 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 »
"Historical ground"Mar 20, 2016 "Best place for leisure time"Mar 19, 2016
  • Type: Park
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Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan, Patna
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5.9 / 7 1
48 Ratings & 26 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: Temple
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Mahavir Mandir, Patna
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6.3 / 7 1
28 Ratings & 16 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 »
"Centre of faith"Feb 10, 2016 "Holy place for Hindus"Feb 5, 2016
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  • Type: Monument
Gol Ghar, Patna
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5.5 / 7 1
21 Ratings & 15 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 »
"Human blunder"Feb 5, 2016 "Best temple"Jan 5, 2016
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  • Type: Gurudwara
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Takht Sri Patna Sahib, Patna
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6.4 / 7 1
14 Ratings & 9 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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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
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Patna Museum, Patna
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6.0 / 7 1
17 Ratings & 8 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 »
"Mind blowing museum"Feb 29, 2016 "Memory of personality"Oct 27, 2015
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  • Type: Bridge
Mahatma Gandhi Setu, Patna
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4.2 / 7 1
9 Ratings & 7 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 »
"Full of potholes"Mar 22, 2016 "Reflects the neglect"Feb 5, 2016
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  • Type: Temple
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Patan Devi Temple, Patna
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4.7 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 4 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 »
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  • Type: Lake
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Mangal Talab, Patna
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6.0 / 7 1
7 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
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
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Srikrishna Science Centre, Patna
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6.1 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 3 Reviews
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 »
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
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Folk Art Museum, Patna
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5.6 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 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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  • Type: Historic Place
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Agam Kuan, Patna
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5.4 / 7 1
6 Ratings & 2 Reviews
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 »
  • Type: Historic Place
Maner Sharif, Patna
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5.2 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Maner Sharif is a medieval site and a notified area, which is located about 30 km towards the west of Patna city on the National highway 30. It is famous historic and spiritual site of Bihar and is home to two famous tombs, namely Makhdoom Yahya Maneri and Shah Daulat.... Read More »
"Maner hotel"2 months ago "An okay getaway near Patna"Jan 31, 2016
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kumhrar Kumhrar, Patna
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5.9 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 2 Reviews
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 »
  • Type: Temple
ISKCON Temple Patna, Patna
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5.7 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 1 Review
"Spriritual place"Sep 19, 2014
  • Type: Planetarium
  • Entry: Paid
Patna Planetarium, Patna
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6.4 / 7 1
7 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
  • Type: Ghat
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Konhara Ghat, Patna
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5.8 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 1 Review
  • Type: Library
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Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library, Patna
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5.4 / 7 1
2 Ratings & 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"Mar 23, 2015
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Golghar, Patna
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Ranked 19 of 36
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  • Type: Temple
Sachin Tendulkar Temple, Patna
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