Sonepur Ratings & Reviews

Vidyut Maurya

Vidyut Mauryaratingratingratingratingratingrating4.3/5

127 reviewsPosted 3 years ago

Known for cattle fair

Sonepur is konwn for famous and historic cattle fair. Every year in November mea begins for one month. I went sonepur fair first time in 1978. But every year mela is expending and its charm is on full swing. I visited again in Dec 2016. Mela is famous for cattle fair, but here you can find Jhula, Theater and Meena bajar. Exhibitions by railway and other departments and also find food stalls. Peopl use to by cloths for winter here. Shops of Khadi and Kasmiri shall are major attraction.

  • Known for cattle fair
  • Known for cattle fair

Punpun .

Punpun .ratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

56 reviewsPosted 4 years ago

The Peculiar Mela-Sonepur

Sonepur Mela, or Sonepur Cattle Fair is held every year for around one month during the time of Kartik Purnima. It is held in Sonepur, Bihar, on the confluence of River Ganges and Gandak. It attracts tourist from around the world Photographer from around the world visit this Mela during this time of the year for capturing some strange rituals and even the eventful fair Many farm animals can be brought from the fair. Horses, Cattles, Elephants are the major animals that are sold in this fair


Aman Singh

Aman Singhratingratingratingratingrating5.0/5

6 reviewsPosted 4 years ago

Amazing place to go!

Wow! This is the wonderful placr in Bihar. You can visit here in month of November and December. Really you feel very nice. World largest animal fair. Every types of animal you can here either it will be a Indian or foreigners. You can also see there lots of old Indian heritage . . Come here and feel awesome days of your life


Shamsh Rehan

Shamsh Rehanratingratingratingratingratingrating2.9/5

2 reviewsPosted 5 years ago

A place of traditions

Sonepur Bihar is a village of peace where every people is very friendly. I enjoyed there very much and I saw the bihari trend of marriage like 27 choti rasam and way of reception it was really awesome. And there is saw the 3rd longest railway station of asia.


Shashi Kant

Shashi Kantratingratingratingratingratingrating4.3/5

1 reviewPosted August 2008

Sonepur the gods land

Sonepur is situated on the bank of river Gandak in Bihar. Its an ancient place. Every year in month of November a great fair is organised which continues for one month.

Food, sight-seeing and shopping: Its a wonderful place there are many historical temples out there.

Activities & things to do: Superb

Travel tips, How to reach, travel warnings etc: Sonepur is connected by road, railways and air. Nearby railway station is Sonepur and airport is Patna. It is connected from Hajipur by road

  • Sonepur road bridge
  • Sonepur railway bridge