Ranchi is the capital city of Jharkhand. The city is popularly known as ‘the City of Waterfalls’. This city is located on the Chotanagpur plateau. There are extensive forest ranges here which inhabitats Bears, sambar, chital, nilgai and hares.
The main places of attractions here are:
Hundru Falls: This is a scenic waterfall located 45 kms from the city. It is the river Subarnarekha which falls down from 320 feet height to form Hundru Falls. In order to reach the foot of the waterfalls you need to go down 750 steps. This is a main picnic spot of Ranchi.
Birsa Zoological Park: The Zoological Park is also known as Birsa Munda Jaivik Udyan. This is one of the most beautiful zoos in India. It covers an area of 104 hectares of land area. The park is located within 16 kms from the main city. The Park is noted for its wild animals and also the botanical section and the beautiful Rose Garden. There is an artificial lake in the zoo with boating facilities for tourists.
Rock Garden: This beautiful garden were created by using rocks from Gonda Hills. Another nearby attraction here is the Kanke Dam, which lies at the bottom of Gonda Hills.
The other nearby tourist attractions in Ranchi includes Dassam Falls, Jonha Falls, Ranchi Lake, Sun Temple, Jagannath Temple, Nakshatra Van, Panch Gagh Falls, etc.
The best time to visit Ranchi is between September to May. Ranchi is well connected by rail, road and air transport. There are many holiday rental accommodations available in Ranchi such as resort, homestays, cottages, serviced apartments and guest houses offering comfortable stay for its travellers. We have listed some of the best budget holiday homes in Ranchi in our website. Our advanced search option helps you easily find the right holiday accommodations that fit your budget and convenience; travellers can always make direct contact with the property owner from our website before finalizing their reservations.