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Traveling to Gaya
Gaya Airport, known also as Bodhgaya Airport, is located around 10 km from Gaya and handles a range of domestic and regional flights. Travelers looking to book flights from the UAE to Gaya will not be able to make the trip nonstop as there are no airlines providing direct flights. However, there are plenty of flight options available which would involve only a single transfer, making the journey a lot more convenient. Be aware that the majority of flights handled at the airport are on a seasonal basis, although there are regular flights available all year round.
Gaya Airport is a small airport with very little available in terms of facilities and services, so it is advisable to bring everything you need with you. Once you have touched down at the airport you can find taxis to take you into the city, or you can prearrange a private transfer before your flight just to stay on the safe side.
Reasons to Visit Gaya
Gaya is one of the most popular pilgrimage spots in India also known for its great scenic beauty and many fascinating historical landmarks. Travelers to the city will want to take in the major landmarks like the stunning Vishnupad Temple, or you can take the walk up Pretshila Hill or Brahmayoni Hill to enjoy unobstructed panoramic views of the city below. Gaya is also an excellent base for those looking to explore many of the wonders that the state of Bihar has to offer such as the Bodh Gaya village which is just a short drive from Gaya.
Gaya Travel Information
As a UAE national traveling to India, you can go online prior to your journey and complete an e-visa application which allows you to stay in the country for up to 60 days. In Gaya you can expect the weather to be very hot between April to June with average highs of around 40 degrees, while it still stays warm throughout the rest of the year. However, be advised that there is a rainy season in the region which begins in June and continues until September. Don’t forget to put your clocks forward by 1 hour and 30 minutes when you land in Gaya, while the currency in India is the Indian rupee.
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* This information is correct as of June 2019
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