Welcome to the face of ancient India, Bihar. Visit this land, on which numerous kingdoms after kingdoms rose and fell, leaving their ineradicable marks on history. Drown inside the cultural and religious depth of the state, which saw the birth of some of the most gentle and progressive religious teachers such as Buddha, Mahavira and Guru Gobind Singh. Visit the capital city of Patna, which has been the royal seat of governance for successive kingdoms since ancient times, till today. Pay a visit to the religiously sacred pilgrim sites of Bodhgaya, Gaya, Parasnath, Vaishali, Rajgir and Nalanda. Nature is at its glorious best here. Its lush forests, waterfalls, lakes, hills, rivulets, flora and fauna, all appeal to visitors. Places worth a visit are Gaya, Mussaffarpur, Nalanda, Patna and Sonepur.