Jehanabad, a city and district headquarters in Bihar was once a part of the Gaya district. This city has a well connected roadway and railway system. National Highway 110 and 83 runs through this city. Sone River passes near this region. Some of the famous tourist attractions near this area are Patna, Takht Sri Patna Sahib, Bihar Sharif, Agam Kuan and Golghar.
Places to Stay
There are a few luxury hotels in Jehanabad. However, if you are looking for budget hotels, go to Gaya, which is 42 km away. Some of these hotels are Hotel Darbar International (Tariff – Rs.763), Hotel Pankaj Gaya (Tariff – Rs.820) and Hotel Ajatsatru (Tariff – Rs.475).
The languages spoken by the people of Jehanabad are Hindi, Maithili and Urdu.
The most celebrated festivals in Jehanabad are Makar Sankranti in January, Chatth Puja in March, Mahavir Jayanti in April, Buddha Jayanti in May and Madhushravani in August.
Places of Interest
There are many tourist attractions in this region. A few of these places are Suppi (18 km), Bawan Bigha Pokhra (18 km) and Keori (39 km).
How to Get There
The nearest airport is in Patna which is 60 km away from Jehanabad.
Jehanabad Railway Station is 9 km away from the main city center and connects the city to all major railway stations.
There are state-run and private buses that connect the city to nearby towns and states. Private bus operators such as Diamond Motors run comfortable buses daily from Jamshedpur to Jehanabad. Ticketgoose.com’s bus ticket booking facility is the best way to book your online tickets.