Best time to visit: Although Patna is flocked by tourists all throughout the year, the winter months between October and February are the most preferred time to explore the region.
Culture: The tradition of wall paintings as well as surface paintings for decoration of dwellings and ritual purposes in Mithila is believed to have survived from the epic period. Intermarriages and cultural intermixing among the people of the five regions has been so common that it may be difficult for an outsider to discern the differences.
Food: Bhat, Dal,Tarkari and Achar, Litti Chokha.
Highlights: Botanical Garden, Planetorium.
Top Hotels: Maurya Patna, Hotel Chanakya, Vijayshree Hotel, Hotel Samrat International, Nand Hotel, Marwari Awas Griha, Park Inn Resort, Hotel Windsor.
Shopping: Madhubani Paintings is popular handicraft. Khadi Cloths is also popular.
Climate: The maximum temperature remains at a pleasant 32° - 43° Celsius. The minimum can go down till 4° Celsius. The summers can get really hot and one can see temperatures soaring up to 45° Celsius.
How to Reach
By Air: Phulwari Sharif and Patna airport is the nearest airport.
By Road: The excellent bus services and road network connect Patna to all the major cities.
By Rail: Patna Junction, Danapur are the nearest railway stations.
Duration: 5 Days/4 Nights
Places to visit: Delhi - Patna - Delhi
Day 1: (Delhi Arrival)
On the arrival at the Delhi IGI airport you will reach Delhi and will be accompanied to the hotel that has been booked in advance. After reaching hotel you can go sightseeing tour in Delhi like go for historical places, shopping in Chandi Chowk etc. After enjoying the day you will return back the hotel for the overnight stay and dinner.
Day 2: (Delhi - Patna)
After having breakfast you will go for Patna from plane or rail. You will check into the hotel Patna. After refreshment you can see the beautiful sightseeing of Patna. You will stay in night in hotel.
Day 3: (Patna Tour)
In morning after breakfast you will precede the Patna tour. You can see the Botanical Garden, Gol Ghar, Patna museum and Hanuman Mandir. You will stay in Hotel at night.
Day 4: (Patna Tour)
After breakfast you will continue the Patna tour. Today you will see Shaheed Smark, Agam Kuan, Khuda Baksh Library etc. Then you will free for shopping. You will stay in night in hotel.
Day 5: (Patna - Delhi)
Last day you will return back to Delhi from flight.