Top Tourist Attractions in East Champaran (Motihari)
Motihari is the administrative centre of Bihar‘s East Champaran district. It’s 152.2 kilometres north of Patna, the state capital. Motihari is home to a multitude of scenic spots as well as historically significant sites and Buddhist holy sites. Apart from the city’s many attractions, there are a number of tourist destinations around the city that are not to be missed and make for great weekend trips with your family and friends.
Best Places to Visit in East Champaran (Motihari)
- Gandhi Memorial Chandrahiah
- Someshwar Shiv Mandir, Areraj
- Ashokan Pillar, Lauria Areraj
- Gandhi Sangrahalaya, Motihari
- Kesaria Baudh Stup , Kesaria
Best Time to Visit in East Champaran (Motihari)
All weather is good for travel.
How to Reach East Champaran (Motihari)
To get to Motihari, you can use a variety of forms of transportation. Buses and railways are available, and buses may be taken directly to Motihari.
Motihari has its own railway station, Bapudham Motihari, which offers regular services to all important destinations. You may thus take direct trains to Motihari, which is the best choice. Train costs are also less expensive than bus fares, however to travel comfortably by train, tickets must be purchased in advance. Regular trains would run between Motihari and the cities and towns of New Delhi, Anand Vihar, Howrah, and Raxual.
Buses to Motihari will run on a regular basis from Patna, the state capital. The city of Patna is around 160 kilometres away from Motihari, and bus prices will range from Rs 210 to 250 per person. The majority of buses will be managed by the state government or private companies.
Some of the important stations/routes from where regular buses service is available to & from Motihari:
- MOTIHARI -MUZAFFURPUR -HAJAIPUR -PATNA –RANCHI
- BODH GAYA-PATNA-MUZAFFARPUR-MOTIHARI-BIRGUNJ-KATHMANDU
Patna Airport is the closest airport to Motihari (Lok Nayak Jayprakash Airport). The Patna Airport is around 160 kilometres from Motihari, and there is a frequent bus and taxi service to and from the Patna Airport. Many cities, including Lucknow, Kolkata, Chennai, Ranchi, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Bhopal, have daily flights.