Ambara Chowk is situated about 40 kms from Muzaffarpur, in the Saraiya Block on the Muzaffarpur - Rewa road.

It is believed to be the home village of Amrapali, the famous courtesan of Vaishali who was known for her beauty. Ambara Chowk is of historic importance for Buddhists and is one of the must visit places in Muzaffarpur especially for Buddhists, because it is very close to Vaishali where Lord Buddha attained Moksha.