Hilsa Tourism, India

Visit Hilsa - Best of Hilsa

Hilsa is a sub-division of the JANTA MARKET, STATION ROAD Nalanda district in the Indian state of Bihar well known as a centre of Buddhist knowledge. Located approximately 24 kilometres (15 mi) south-east of the state capital Patna, the area was an important hub during the Indian independence movement and produced many freedom fighters.


A place in India, Hilsa is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Bodhgaya also deserves a visit. Bodhgaya, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Great Buddha Statue, Thai Monastery, Bodhgaya Multimedia Museum. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Hilsa.

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Facts and Stats for Hilsa*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hilsa

    Know the pollution level of Hilsa before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 85.9 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 67.42 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 82.14 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 55.71 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 87.86 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75.69 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 63.24 (High)
  • Hilsa: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hilsa for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hilsa.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.41 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 38.24 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 33.93 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 23.44 (Low)
    • Attacks 20.31 (Low)
    • Drug offense 26.56 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.75 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 51.25 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.53 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.33 (Moderate)
  • Living in Hilsa - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hilsa is 120.07 (High)

    • Safety Index 66.88 (High)
    • Climate Index 61.71 (High)
    • Pollution Index 88.52 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 25.15 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 54.15 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 14.74 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 51.66 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hilsa

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hilsa

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.04 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.6 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 34.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.7 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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