Where to Stay

Nearest Airport: Bodhgaya/ 7 Kms/Patna/90km
Nearest Railway Station: Gaya/17Kms

Name: Siddharth Vihar, Bodhgaya, Gaya-824 231.
Types of Rooms: AC Room, Non-AC Rooms
Facilities: Restaurant, CTV, Conference Hall, Coach/Car Parking, Tourist Information Office, Transport, Tours and Travel Counter.
Telephone: 0631-2200445, 2200127
Name: Buddha Vihar, Bodhgaya, Gaya-824 231.
Types of Rooms: Dormitory Beds
Facilities: Restaurant, Coach/Car Parking.
Telephone: 0631-2200445, 2200127

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   Gaya : 80’ Buddha Statue
District - Gaya
Town / Area – Bodh Gaya
Landmark – Next to Mahabodhi Temple
Circuit – Buddhist

View & Feel

The Great Buddha Statue popularly known as 80’ Buddha Statue was unveiled and consecrated on November 18, 1989 with a ceremony graced with the presence of His Holiness the XIV the Dalai Lama, who blessed the 25-meter statue. It was the first great Buddha statue built in the modern history of India. The statue is situated next to Mahabohdi Temple at Bodhgaya.

Under the slogan "Spread Buddha's rays to the Whole World," Daijokyo spent seven years on construction of the Great Buddha Statue.
Visiting Hours: 7:00 to 12:00, 14:00 to 18:00 (to 17:30 in winter)