On the banks of river Gangs is located a beautiful city renowned for its Tussar silk products. Bhagalpur is the third largest town of Bihar. Deeply rooted in historical and mythological stories of past glories, Bhagalpur has a wide range of tourist attractions to offer to the world.
About 30 kms away from Bhagalpur is a small but breathtakingly beautiful Mandar hill with a lake crowning its summit. A legendary hill due to Amrit Manthan done by Lord Shiva, it offers a spectacular view to the people of the nature’s splendor. Not to be missed is the The Colganj rock cut Temples with its exquisite and artistic carvings on the rocks guaranteed to hold you spellbound.
The biggest attraction here and positively not to be missed is the Vikramshila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary, with the statuesque and majestic dolphins as well as other aquatic animals like gharial, waterfowl, otter and many more.
Don’t forget to explore the markets with its colorful array of beautiful clothes of silk designed to tempt you to part with your money but enrich your wardrobe.