Offers

Shanti Stupa Nalanda

Activity | Holy Places

Best Season to Travel
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Nalanda was an ancient center of higher learning in Bihar. Rajgir (7 kms) was monsoon retreat of Buddha for over a decade. Attraction of the region is the ropeway at Nalanda that leads uphill to the Vishwa Shanti Stupa (Peace Pagoda),Makhdoom Kund and monasteries built by Japanese devotees of the Buddha on top of the Ratnagiri Hills.

Summary

Category

Rides, Monastery (Ropeway, Buddhist Monastery)

Linked Destination
Nearby Hotels

Related Destinations

  • An important pilgrimage center for Buddhists, Hindus and Jains, Rajgir is visited by pilgrims from more
  • Patna is the state capital of state of Bihar. Bihar has been home of religious leaders like more
  • Bodhgaya (100 kms from Patna) is where under the Mahabodhi Tree here Buddha attained more
  • Nalanda, the renowned erstwhile center of Buddhist learning and now a destination of Buddhist more

Related Travel Ideas

  • Patna is capital of Bihar. Patna is home to Patna Sahib. Patna Sahib is regarded as one of the more
  • Patna is capital of Bihar. Bodhgaya (100 kms from Patna) - Under the Mahabodhi Tree here Buddha more
  • Patna is capital of Bihar. Rajgir (70 kms from Bodhgaya) was monsoon retreat of Buddha for over a more
Travel Ideas for Rajgir - Patna - Bodhgaya - Nalanda/Shanti Stupa Nalanda