Where to Stay

Nearest Airport: Patna/110Kms
Nearest Railway Station: Rajgir/1Km
Name: Gautam Vihar, Nalanda-803 152.
Types of Rooms: AC Room, Deluxe Room, Dormitory Beds.
Facilities: Restaurant, CTV, Conference Hall, Coach/Car Parking, Laundry
Telephone: 06112-255273

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District - Nalanda
City - Rajgir
Circuit – Buddhist

About / Importance – It is said that this Bamboo grove park was donated to the Buddha by the then Magadha king Bimbisara and a monastery for the Buddhist monks was built at this place. The Buddha is said to have stayed here during rainy seasons and delivered his sermons.

View & Feel
There was also a lake here which was called Kalandakanivapa. Presently there is a large tank with lots of big fishes and few ducks and swans. There is a statue of the Buddha facing the lake.