Places to Visit in Bhagalpur
Mandar Hill - Mandar Hill is well known for its mythological background. The hill finds special mention in Hindu Mythology, according to which, Samudra-Manthanwas carried out in the place. Sultanganj - Sultanganj is an important religious center for the Hindus. Situated on the bed of river Ganges, it is 26 km away from Bhagalpur. Vikramshila - is a small town located 40 km from the city of Bhagalpur. The town is famous for ancient Vikramshila University. Colganj Rock Cut Temples - Colganj temple is famous for its rock cut carvings, which date back to Gupta period. These carvings depict a number of Hindu, Buddhist and Jain deities. The remains of these structures have been discovered from Sultanganj and Kahalgaon in the Bhagalpur district of Bihar.