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Forbesganj is a city in the district of Araria and is located in Bihar. It shares its borders with Nepal and India. It falls under the Purnia division and is at 32 km from the district headquarters. Dhol Baja, Rewahi, Pipra, Khairkhan and Pothia are the villages near Forbesganj. Forbesganj has Kursakanta to its east, the Narpatganj Block to its west and Raniganj to its west.
Places to Stay
There are plenty of budget-friendly hotels in Forbesganj. Some of them are Hotel Jyoti (Tariff – Rs. 200 to Rs. 650), Hotel Green Plaza, Natraj Lodge, Alisha Rest House and the New Bharat Lodge.
Hindi and Maithili are the commonly spoken languages in this area. Bengali, Marwari and Bhojpuri are also spoken in this town.
Chatth Puja, Ramnavami (April), Makar-Sankranti (January), Basant Panchami (March), Durga Puja (September) and Deepawali (November) are the major festivals that are celebrated in Forbesganj.
Places of Interest
Attractive tourist spots nearby Forbesganj are Kamarpukur, Jairambati, Madhubani, Bagdogra, Darjeeling, Nepal (12 km), Nagarkot, Mirik (128 km), Kursakanta (12 km), Narpatganj (17 km), Bhargama (27 km.)
How to Get There
The Bagdogra airport is closest to Forbesganj and is located 129 km from the town.
Forbesganj has its own railway station which is 1 km from the town and the Dholbaja railway station is also the nearby (about 3 km away.)
There are frequent bus services available from Forbesganj to major cities such as Jogbani, Araria, Purnia and Katihar. Many night service private luxury buses ply between Forbesganj and Patna. Gaurav Luxury, Travel Explorers India Pvt Ltd and Eksha Tours and Travels are the best bus providers along this route.
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