Cities to see

Jharkhand Tourism

Jharkhand state is full of evergreen forests, wild life sanctuaries, lakes, waterfalls, health and holiday resorts and a wide range of scenic beauty for tourists. The State's Chota Nagpur plateau presents a rolling hills area, dense forests, several waterfalls and many springs with mineral waters. The famous places of pilgrimage in Jharkhand are Rajrappa, Parasnath, Sun Temple, Baidyanathdham (Deoghar), Jagannathpur Temple and Hill, Anjangram and many more.

Places to visit in Jharkhand are:

Baidyanath Dham (Deoghar) :

Situated in the Santhal Parganas of Jharkhand is a very important pilgrim Center. It's famous for the Hindus for the temple of Shiva-Baidyanath and the place is a popular holiday Center.

Hazaribagh National Park :

Meaning a thousand gardens, is a famous Health Hill Resort situated on a height of 2019 ft. above sea level. It has an excellent climate and beautiful sceneries are all around it in the midst of dense forest. It is rich in flora and fauna. The loftiness here is of another order. It has an abundance of wild animals like the wild Boar, Sambar, Nilgai, Chital, Sloth Bear, tiger and Panthar.

Bokaro :

Also called as Bokaro Steel City, it is situated in the Chhotanagpur Plateau, the vast rolling topography of the city is typical, sprinkled by graded valleys and winding streams. Garga Dam And Parasnath Hills, Bokaro Ispat Pustakalaya, City Park, Jawaharlal Nehru Biological Park, Babudih, Chandrapura and TenuGhat are popular places of Bokaro.

Ranchi :

Once the summer capital of Bihar, Ranchi is well known for its scenic attractions, waterfalls, barren rocks & hillocks thus called "city of waterfall". It has a number of Industrial Complexes, which are very important in the Industrial life of the country. It is also an important place for the study of tribal ways; of life it offers an ideal opportunity to those interested in Anthropology. Bihar Tribal Research Institute and museum is well worth a visit for those seeking to know more about the tribes of Bihar. Places of Interest in Ranchi are Ranchi Hill and Ranchi Lake. One can have panoramic view of the town elude the surroundings from the top of the hill.

Dhanbad :

Dhanbad is not only one of the most important industrial centers of Jharkhand but also of India. It is richest in mineral wealth of India. The popular tourists spot in Dhanbad are Chark Khurd,Charak Pathar, Chati Gobindpur, Gopalpur, Jhangi Mountain, Jhinjhipahari, Maithan Dam, Meva, Panchet , Panchet Dam, Panrra, Tetulia, Topchanchi and Topchanchi Reservoir.

Bhoganadih and Panchkathiya :

These are two sacred places for the tribes, where the legendary brothers, Sido and Kanu, led the Santhal revolt in 1855.

Rajmahal :

Rajmahal is a historical town on the right bank of the Ganges River in Sahibganj District. Sahibganj district is inseparable from the history of its parent district of Santhal Pargana with its headquarters at Dumka and is inter-related with the histories of Godda, Dumka, Deoghar and Pakur districts.

Chotanagpur :

Blissfully remote and uniquely beautiful, the tranquil environs of Chotanagpur offer an ideal escape from the restrictions of civilization. It is still the place of bygone days tempered with moments of serenity, goodwill and charm that make it impossible not to be seduced by its beauty and climate.