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About Ballia

Ballia

Ballia is a city in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. The eastern part of the city lies at the meeting of the two rivers – Ganges and Ghaghara. The city is often referred to as Baghi Ballia as a remembrance of its significance in the country’s freedom struggle. The legendary Mangal Pandey was also born in the district.

Places to Stay
Ballia as a city is not really a tourist hotspot. Thus, lodging options in the city are to a large extent limited. However, Patna in the neghbouring Bihar (131 km away) has plenty of options. Some of the lodges which are worth considering are Marwari Awas Griha Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 800), Lalita Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 300), Kautilya Vihar (Tariff – Rs. 700) and others.

Language
The official language of Ballia is Hindi. The Bhojpuri dialect, spoken mostly across the border in Bihar, is the dominant language here.

Events
The important festivals celebrated are Holi in March, Dusshera in September-October and Diwali in November and the two Eid(s).

Places of Interest
Apart from the Suraha Tal Lake other places of interests in the city include Bhrigu Mandir, Shahid Smarak, Botanical Garden and Sri Jungli Baba Mandir.

How to Get There

Air:
The nearest airport is the Patna International Airport at a distance of 128 km.

Rail:
The city has a big railway station of its own. A major railway station, Varanasi Junction Railway Station, is located at a distance of 140 km.

Bus:
Mostly state-run UPSRTC buses serve the local populace here. Ticketgoose.com is one of the best portals from where you can book bus online.



About Bihar Sharif

Bihar Sharif

Bihar Sharif is the district headquarters of Nalanda district in Bihar. It is placed at Hiranya Prabhat Parvat and along the bank of River Panchanan, 75 km from Patna. Bihar Sharif, then called Bihar, was the headquarters of the Magadha kingdom in the medieval period. Later, the headquarters was shifted to Patna and the whole of Magadha region was named Bihar. The town is well known for the ruins of Nalanda, an ancient centre of higher learning.

Places to Stay
There are good budget hotels in Bihar Sharif. Some of them are Amrapali Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 200), Ajanta Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 200-800) and New Gulmarg Hotel (Tariff – Rs. 100-200).

Language
The official language of Bihar Sharif is Hindi. Bihari, a group of languages, is also spoken in and around here. 

Events
The Urs is celebrated in Bihar Sharif’s Ibrahim Baya Mukbara. The Rajgir Dance Festival is held in October.

Places of Interest
There are several places of tourist attraction in Bihar Sharif. Some of the places include the tomb of Mallik Ibrahim Bayu at Pir Pahari, ruins of Nalanda University (13 km from Bihar Sharif), Odantapuri, a celebrated Buddhist centre of learning in Bihar Sharif, and Jarasandha ka Akhara (24 km from Bihar Sharif).

How to Get There

Air:

The nearest airport to Bihar Sharif is the Patna Airport. It is located about 76 km away from the town.

Rail:

Bihar Sharif is well connected with Patna and Rajgir. There is a direct daily superfast train connecting it to New Delhi.

Bus:

There are regular bus services to Rajgir, Bodhgaya, Ramgarh, Hazaribagh, Durgapur, Dhanbad, Ranchi and Kolkata. TicketGoose.com is a well-known online bus booking site of India where you can book bus tickets to more than 4,000 destinations.




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