Things To Do In JamshedpurJamshedpur is a big industrialized area, but its importance as a tourist place is no less. Jamshedpur attracts a lot of tourists every year. Its proximity to hills and forests area makes it a center point for tourists to move further hilly terrain and forests area. Tourists visiting Jamshedpur can enjoy a variety of options. It is a beautiful place for nature lovers. It offers many spots to plan out a picnic and to relax on weekends. It is a great learning place for future entrepreneurs who want to achieve the level of competency as that of TATA Group. Laden with numerous sightseeing locations like Jubilee park, Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary, Dimna Lake and more it has everything to attract new comers and citizens of the city alike.
Explore Natural Beauty of Ghatshila
Ghatshila approximately 40 kms from Jamshedpur is a beautiful small town surrounded by
hills and forests. It is a center point for tourists looking to explore hilly terrain and forests area. A perfect place for nature lovers it is surely a must visit destination. All the nature lovers visiting Jamshedpur must visit this place to have an exotic experience and spend some unforgettable moments. Located on the bank of the Subarnarekha river two mountain range provides the shield to a beautiful city of Ghatshila. A hired car charges Rs. 800-1,000 to take tourists around the places of interest. In Ghatshila you can enjoy bathing in the river and can take a walk to the hilly ranges. Phuldongri Hill, Dharagiri Falls, Naroa Forest, Mosaboni Mines & Surda Pahar are some of the most popular sites in Ghatshila.
Enjoy Boating at Dimna Lake
Dimna Lake is a man-made lake in Jamshedpur. The lake is situated at a distance of about 13 km from the main city. Located at the foot hills of Dalma Mountain ranges it serves as a water reservoir for the steel plant and the main drinking water source.It takes around half an hour to reach Dimna lake from the main city and can be visited by a cab or a bus. The lake is located in the Mirzadih Panchayat of Patamda Block. Dimna lake was constructed by the Tata Steel. People can enjoy boating, rowing, jet skiing in this lake. The lake famous for its crystal clear water and avian fauna is a perfect place for the joggers and the unpolluted surrounding is a bonus. The lake has a few Islands which during winters transform into the home of migratory birds. The sunrise and the sunset are the best time to visit this place.
Do Some Shopping in Jamshedpur
Jamshedpur is a perfect place for shopping freaks. With changing lifestyle a lot of markets and malls have made their apperances in Jamshedpur. Jamshedpur has many local markets as well as a number of shopping malls. The most famous local markets are Bistupur, Sakchi and Kadma . Other local area markets include Jugsalai market, Telco market, Golmuri market and several others. The city also has many shopping arcades and many are coming up. These shopping malls have food courts and all the brands and shops under one roof. Few of the malls in Jamshedpur also have multiplex in their campus. One can find both local and international brands in Jamshedpur. Big Bazaar, Shoppers Square, Super Centre, Nagarmal Shopping Mall and others are some of the shopping malls in Jamshepur.
Plan Out Picnic in Jamshedpur
Jamshedpur have many places one can plan for a picnic in. The parks in Jamshedpur are the perfect location for planning out a picnic. These Parks are the best place to relax and spend time away from the hustle bustle of the city life. Jubilee Park, Sir Dorabji Tata Park, Tata Steel Zoological Park are amongst the most famous and most visited parks in Jamshedpur.
These parks are famous for their flora. The fountain show is the main attraction of all the three parks. Well maintained and beautiful they serve as a perfect spot to plan a picnic. The lines of tall trees on each side of the park gives it a dramatic look. Tata Steel Zoological Park is a perfect picnic spot. The park with a beautiful lake has the provision for boating. Sir Dorabji Tata Park is situated near to the famous Keenan Stadium. This park is famous as a picnic spot among tourists for its gardens, colorful flowers, artificial fountains and peaceful environment.
Plan Out Adventurous Trip to Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary
Explore the wildlife by visiting Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary located almost 10 kms from Jamshedpur. Situated around the Dalma Hills, the Sanctuary is spread over an area of around 195 km2. The sanctuary is home to elephants, sloth bear, barking deer and porcupines. You can see large herds of elephants coming downhill during the Monsoon and winter season. From here they enter nearby villages and towns of Jharkhand and West Bengal. The population
of wild animals in Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary has severely declined
because of some of the sinister practices. Small hideouts are made in
the sanctuary for the tourists to view the wild animals in their natural
habitat. Dalma Wildlife sanctuary is also an ideal spot for trekkers.
Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is a major attraction of the sanctuary. A
large number of devotees flock to this temple during the festival of
Know About The Glorious History of TATA
Located near Jubilee Park is Russy Modi Center of Excellence. Designed by the Hafiz Contractor it is in the shape of a pyramid and is very beautiful and attractive. On a visit to Russy Modi Center of Excellence one can gain a lot of insights as to how Jamshedpur and Tata Steel were founded and their developments till date. This place has a conference hall on the ground floor, a library, multiple offices in the basement, and technology galleries. The walls of the center are glorified by paintings of MF Hussain.
Have a Spiritual Experience at Jamshedpur
There are several temples, mosques, gurudwaras and churches in Jamshedpur. Bhuvaneshwari Temple is also known as Telco Bhuvaneshwari Temple as it is located on the top of Telco hill. This Bhuvaneshwari Temple is situated at a height of about 500 ft on Telco hill. One can get a panoramic view of the city including the TELCO factory from the temple complex. There is a river near a temple. Another famous temple in Jamshedpur is The Sree Krishna temple. The Sree Krishna temple was established in 1987 by the Keraleeya Adhyatmika Samithi. The main deity of a Temple is Lord Mahavishnu, in the form of Shree Krishna. It is located in the Bhuvanagiri temple comlex.
Apart from these, there is a Hanuman Mandir, Jayda temple, Maha Ganapathy temple, Ayyappa temple and a Navagraha temple in the complex. Gol Pahari Mandir another important temple in Jamshedpur is located outside the main city. As the temple is located on the top of a beautiful hill it is famous as the Pahari Mandir. The main worshiped deity of Gol Pahari Mandir is Pahari Maa. The temple is very peaceful hence a lot of devotees visit this temple to look for some peace. Kali Temple in Jamshedpur is said to be one of the holiest shrines in Jamshedpur. People come here to pay their respects and homage to the Goddess Kali on every auspicious occasion. Kali puja in the temple has been organized for the past 27 years.
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