It was being planned since very early in the year 2010, to undertake this exhilarating trip to Ranchi (my hometown)…Read More
The city of Ranchi combines picnic spots and places of scenic beauty with interesting places like Aqua world and Science city to make it a desirable destination for any kind of tourist.
If you would like to bask in a beautiful sunset, you could head to Dhurva Dam reservoir. Those wishing to spend a fun time with family and friends can take a pick from Kanke Dam, Rock Garden and Ranchi Lake. For a sober experience there is the Ashram at Tagore Hill and for captivating children’s interest the Birsa Zoological Park and Deer Park. Pahari Mandir and Jaganath Temple are sacred places that can be visited any time while if one visits Ranchi during Durga pooja, the atmosphere is alive and vibrant with festivity.
Ranchi, the capital of Jharkhand state boasts of a pleasant climate for a greater part of the year. Though situated in the humid sub tropical zone, forests around the city help in creating a moderate climate. Ranchi is well connected by rail, road and air.
Best time to visit: October to March
Languages spoken: Hindi, Kurmali, Oraon, Nagpuri and Mundari
Climate: Warm Summers and Cold Winters
Picnic spots: Dhurva Dam, Kanke Dam, Rock Garden, Ranchi Lake, Tagore Hill, Rukku Dam, Nakshatra Van
Holy places: Pahari Mandir, Jaganath Temple
Fun places: Aqua World, Science city, Birsa Zoological Park, Deer Park