One Day Trip to DarbhangaDarbhanga, ‘Heart of Mithilanchal’ is well known for its cultural and literal traditions. Along with glorious history of Darbhanga Raj mesmerizes visitors of this city with its royal charm and elegance. Vibrant and unique culture, historical villages, age old temples, exotic wildlife, beautiful ponds, fascinating museums and such several other attractions of the city are ready to mesmerize its visitors with its unique appearance and charm. Besides, lip smacking traditional delicacies are great to taste and perfect option for food lovers to munch on.
Apart from that shopping is too interesting due to availability of unique artwork and handicrafts which are known for artistic excellence. If you are going to plan one day tip to Darbhanga then just check out under mentioned one day tour itinerary to get an idea of perfect itinerary for your day out in the city.
How to Reach Darbhanga ?Due to availability of perfect rail and road network, Darbhanga has good connectivity with other major cities and parts of the country. Major national highways and state highways are passing through this district. Thus, one can easily reach here via roadways or train. Local transportation in Darbhanga is hassle free as city bus service and interstate bus service, cabs, taxis, auto-rickshaws, cycle-rickshaws and shared autos all the modes of local transportation are available in the city. However, it is advisable to hire cab or taxi for local sightseeing as it will be time saving and much more convenient option than public transport. To meet all these requirements of cars and taxis, transport department of Bihar has provided several options and numbers of private players too are providing car rental services in Darbhanga. So, one can easily choose the most convenient option as per own choice and requirement.
Bihar State Tourism Development Corporation
(A Govt. of Bihar Undertaking)
Address: Bir Chand Patel Path, Patna 800 001
Approximate Cab Charges in DarbhangaCabs are the perfect option for smooth and hassle free commutation in any city as it help a lot in reaching any destination on time. Hence, as compared to public transport it is always a better idea to hire a taxi or cab to reach any destination or venue. Besides, it also assures comfortable journey due to availability of modern facilities.
Half Day City Tour of Darbhanga (4 hours 35 kms package)
By A/C Car 4 Seater: Rs. 800.00 to 1300.00
Types of Cars: Indica, Alto, Esteem, Etios
Full Day City Tour of Darbhanga (8 hours 60 kms package)
By A/C Car 4 Seater: Rs. 1600.00 to 2000.00
Types of Cars: Indica, Alto, Esteem, Honda City, Corolla, Etios
(Note: Additional charges apply for per Km/ Hour Extra / Driver and service tax extra is applicable, toll taxes, parking charges, permit fee and other state taxes will be paid by customer)
Start your day by visiting famous temples in DarbhangaThough it is not an easy task to visit all the famous spots of the city within a day, a well planned itinerary can help a lot in covering most popular options of them. Start your day by paying visit to famous temples in the city and seeking blessings from deities of the region. There are many famous tourist spots near Darbhanga Railway Station. Thus, it is good idea to start from this area. First of all, you can head to Shyama Temple which is located in Lalit Narayan Mithila University just 1 km far from Darbhanga Railway Station.
Well known for its marvel architecture this temple is famous among locals and visitors both. Next you can move to Manokamna Temple located in University campus beside Nargauna Palace. This is lord Hanuman’s Temple and has been built beautifully with white marble. Thereafter, you can pay visit to Kankali Temple. It is located about 2 km from Darbhanga Railway Station. Once you have visited these temples then head for museums. Chandradhari Museum and Maharaja Laxmiswar Singh Museum both are located near railway station. After visiting these places take a turn to Kusheshwarasthan Bird Sanctuary which is about an hour drive from Darbhanga city.
Spend your afternoon at Kusheshwarasthan Bird SanctuaryOnce you reach Kusheshwarasthan Bird Sanctuary get ready to being enchanted with serene beauty of this place. Spreading over vast area of 7019.75 acres, this bird sanctuary is home to rare and endangered species of birds. As you move on, the world of beautiful birds welcome you in lush green surroundings. Nothing can overrule joy of meeting so many species of beautiful birds like Mail, Lalshar, Nakta, Chaha, Adhani, Harial, Silli, Karan, Gaiber and Ratwa at this place.
If your trip is during winter then be happy as you can meet migratory birds too in this bird sanctuary. You can also enjoy your lunch here in these natural surroundings. Charming presence of these beautiful birds simply makes you love this place a lot. For this reason, Kusheshwarasthan Bird Sanctuary is one of the most favored picnic spots in Darbhanga. And for nature lovers, it is just like a paradise.
Enjoy Shopping During Evening HoursAfter lots of sightseeing, you can enjoy shopping in local markets and shops of the city. Local bazaars are flooded with beautiful artworks, paintings, handicrafts, lah bangles and lots of other unique stuff. Well, apart from that you can also find grand shopping malls and complexes in this Cultural Capital of Bihar. Thanks to these shopping hot spots as one can get most of the major national and international brands in this city. Pahee Market, Tower Chowk Market, B.K. Road Market, G.M. Road Market etc. are some of the famous markets in the city.
Whereas, V2V Mall and Showroom, City Life, VMV Mall and Showroom, V-Mart Limited and Variety Hypermarket are famous modern shopping options in the city. So, once you start shopping in Darbhanga then make sure to purchase special gifts for your dear ones as remembrance of your one day trip to this beautiful city of Bihar.