The Giant Buddha is popularly known as the Great Buddha. It is located in Bodh Gaya district under the district of Gaya in the state of Bihar, India. There is a lot of history behind this place. We know that Gautam Buddha is also known as Bodhi. It was here that Buddha attained enlightenment from Pali Bodhi. The name of the tree under which he used to acquire knowledge was the Bodhi tree. This city is the top tourist destination in Bihar. Many people come from home and abroad to visit the historical places located in Bodh Gaya city. Bodh Gaya is a very devolved city. Mahabodhi Temple is one of the most ancient, historical, and popular temples in Bihar as well as India. It is one of the holiest sites for Buddhists. Giant Buddha is situated near the Mahabodhi Temple. Here you can see the biggest statue of Buddha which is 80 feet.