Maharajganj, a major town, is located in Siwan District
and is around 17 km east of Siwan
. It is famed as the largest market of Siwan District.
Shri Phulena Prasad, a great hero of Indian Independence Movement, centralized his activity and fought against the British for this town. Chhapra, a pretty town at the confluence of Ghaghara and Ganges rivers, and Don, famed for Stupas, are ideal destination to stroll around.
National Highway 85 passes a few blocks away from the town.
Patna Airport is the nearest airport. Siwan Junction Railway Station, on Chhapra-Gorakhpur railway line, serves this town.