Bodhgaya is a small town in the Indian state of Bihar. It is the place where Prince Siddhartha Gautama achieved enlightenment and became Buddha. The town is now a pilgrimage site for Buddhists.
The tour to Bodhgaya India includes visits to some of the most important Buddhist sites in this region. The tour begins with a visit to the Mahabodhi Temple, also known as the Great Buddha Temple, which was built in 1885 by King Mindon Min of Burma (Myanmar). The temple houses an enormous statue of Gautama Buddha, which has been sculpted from white marble.
The next stop on the tour is Nalanda University, which was one of Asia’s earliest universities and was established during the Gupta Empire in