To get the best experience in Bodhgaya, you need to book one of our local friendly tour guides. They will be able to show you around, make you feel like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites or visit places off the beaten track and discover new experiences, then our Guides4me guide is there to make it happen.
Mohan is 36 years old, LGBT friendly and speaks English, Hindi & Japanese.
He has a masters in tourism. Mohan loves to meet new friends and show them his beautiful city. He was born and bred in Varanasi. A Qualified and government licensed guide for over 10 years. If you want a friendly and very experienced guide, and like to explore Bodhgaya,Varanasi and beyond, then Mohan is your man.
Total cost for the guide services of Mohan for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 25 Paypal plus USD 60 in cash to Mohan after his services. This makes a total of USD 85.
This excludes any transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs. In addition, there may be an additional fee as Mohan needs to travel to this city as he is normally based in Varanasi. Therefore, you will be advised at the time of the booking, if this applies.
“Mohan is very smart and very good at communication. He showed us so many good places, therefore we can highly reccomend him” – Takeshi, Tokyo
Ashutosh is 24 years old, LGBT friendly and speaks English, Hindi & a little bit of Spanish & Japanese.
He has travelled the whole of India and in fact feels confident to show guests the whole country if need be. Ashutosh has also travelled to Thailand and is inspired by other cultures, by history and meeting new people. Therefore, if you want to feel you are exploring the city with a real friend, you can count on Ashutosh.
Total cost for the guide services of Ashutosh for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 25 Paypal plus USD 50 in cash to Ashutosh after his services. This makes a total of USD 75.
This excludes any transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs. In addition, there may be an additional fee as Ashutosh needs to travel to this city as he is normally based in New Delhi. Therefore, you will be advised at the time of the booking, if this applies.
“I can highly recomend Ashutosh for a tour of this beautiful city, he sure knows the best places to go, he is very friendly” – Michelle & Pete, UK.
Bodhgaya, situated in Bihar, India, holds immense importance in Buddhism as it is the site where Gautama Buddha attained enlightenment under the Bodhi Tree. There are many captivating tourist attractions in Bodhgaya that will leave you awe-inspired. The Mahabodhi Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a must-visit for spiritual seekers. The Bodhi Tree, the Great Buddha Statue, and the Archaeological Museum are also worth exploring.
You can participate in meditation sessions at various monasteries, attend prayer ceremonies and rituals at the Mahabodhi Temple, explore the Bodhgaya Village, and ascend the Dungeshwari Hills for breathtaking panoramic views. You can also engage in local crafts workshops, attend cultural festivals and events, and explore the bustling marketplaces.
In the evenings, you can take a leisurely stroll around the Mahabodhi Temple complex and enjoy peaceful evening meditation sessions or attend the evening prayers.
Bodhgaya boasts a delightful culinary scene that caters to all palates. Relish vegetarian and vegan dishes that align with the principles of Buddhism and offer a wide variety of flavors. Try the traditional “thukpa” noodle soup, mouthwatering “momos” (dumplings), and flavorful “sattvic” meals prepared with locally sourced ingredients. Visit local eateries and experience the blend of flavors that make Bodhgaya’s food culture unique.
Our local guides in Bodhgaya, India are enthusiastic about creating a personalized tour that caters to your specific interests. Whether it be culture, food, history, or shopping. We are committed to taking you on an extraordinary adventure, away from the typical tourist crowds, to discover the authentic side of the city.
At Guides4me, your safety and satisfaction are our top priorities, ensuring an unforgettable and stress-free experience. Our guides are dedicated to providing high-quality, individualized service so that you can relax and enjoy the best of Bodhgaya. Don’t settle for tourist traps, let Guides4me handle your trip and experience the true highlights of this captivating city.