Famous Tourist Spots in Gaya
Yatra Cabs suggests the most worth of visiting tourist spots in Gaya as follow –
Mahabodhi Temple is the main tourist attraction built in 7th century. Temple’s premises has Banyan Tree where Buddh used to sit under the tree and do meditation. This place has Lord Budh Tallest Statue sitting on lotus and doing meditation in search of piece.
Muchalinda Lake is just near the temple adding beautiful view to the temple. It is believed that Muchalinda was Snake king who saved Budh from storm.
Vishnupad Temple is another pilgrimage for devotees. This temple has 40cm long footprint of lord Vishnu. It is believed that Lord Vishnu put his feet on Gayasur chest to kill him. You can find many other temples such as Maa Mangla Gauri Temple, Lord Narsimha Temple, Lord Shiva Temple etc. You will feel spiritual power surrounding the temple as many people come here to perform worship.
Thai monastery is another tourist attraction which was built by Thai King. This temple demonstrates extraordinary Thai architecture design. This place has Lord Budh statue as well as a small park makes it ideal place for family picnic.
Another famous tourist spot is Chinese Temple built by Chinese Monks. Many tourist from different countries visit this place to experience Buddhist Culture. Chinese monks brought Lord Budh statue from China to put in this temple. This temple has three most attractive Budh statue inside the temple.
Indonesian Japanese Temple is also very famous tourist attraction. This temple was built by International Buddhist communities. This temple is too dedicated to lord Budh and demonstrate outstating Japanese architecture design carved on wood.
If you want to visit ancient caves then Brahamyoni and Matryoni are two temples situated on hill top. Devotees have to climb 424 stone stairs to reach the temple. It is believed that Lord Budh preached fire sermon to thousands of pupils.