Tagore hill, also known as Morabadi Hill, is a 300 feet altitude hill located in the beautiful haven of Albert Ekka Chowk in Ranchi and is named after the world famous poet, Nobel laureate Rabindra Nath Tagore. The local history reveals that the hill has close relations with the Tagore family. Tagore Hill is the scenic locality of morabadi. The view of sunrise and sunset from the hill top is one of the most beautiful things to see. But before Tagore Hill became a hangout place it was the ashram ofRabindra Nath’s elder brother Jyotindra Nath and even before that it was a rest house.
The Ramkrishna Mission Ashram is located at the base of the Tagore Hill at Ranchi. This ashram is also the center of Agrarian Vocational Institute and Divyayan. The splendid beauty and view of the Tagore Hill of Ranchi captivates the attention of all types of visitors. The people can access the place via rickshaws, taxis and auto rickshaws, which can be hired from any part of the city. People coming from other parts of the country as well as from foreign countries can also reach the city through the Ranchi Airport located in the city.
Birsa Zoological Park, also named as Birsa Jaivik Udyan, is an eco friendly tourist spot who like to know more about mammalian fauna and also to see the nature's wild life in its own habitat. The park is placed near Ormanjhi on the Ranchi-Patna National highway close to Ranchi.
This park is involved in providing more information on mammalian fauna along with providing a sight of nature’s wild life in its own habitat. Most popular species of fauna present at this park includes tigers, monkeys and deer. An animal adopting program is also a part of this park, which was started to improve public awareness about the importance of wild life protection and conservation.
One of the eternal beauty in earth, Hundru falls, is in the Subarnarekha river flows through Ranchi. The river Subarnarekha has many waterfalls on its way and Hundru falls is most beautiful among those which fall from a height of 320 feet. Hundru falls makes a remarkable landscape.
Hundru Falls is one of the most popular waterfalls of Ranchi. It is situated on Ranchi-Purulia Road, at 45 km from Ranchi. It is the 34th highest waterfall of India and falls from a height of 320 ft. It is created on the course of Subarnarekha River. The fall also has a nearby pool that serves as a bathing place as well as a picnic spot. The different rock formations made by the waterfall due to its constant falling is also one of the attractive features of this place.
Offsetting the huge, dark boulders of the Gonda hills, lies the huge reservoir of the Kanke Dam. This lake is great for fishing and makes a perfect picnic spot. You may climb down the steps leading to the water and take a walk around the lake. You'll find numerous water hyacinths floating on the lake's rim. And if you are feeling slightly famished, there are a number of food vendors around to satisfy your hunger pangs.
Close to this place lies the Rock Garden, which is a huge hit amongst the tourists and the locals alike. It has everything from well laid lawns, artistic sculptures, swings and waterfalls which makes it a great place to enjoy a fun day with your family.
Jonha Falls, also known as Gautam Dhara named after Gautam Buddha, is a beautiful water fall in Kanchi River. Nearby falls attracted by tourists are Sita falls and Dassam falls. The picturesque surroundings are marvellous and one can step down nearly 500 steps to admire the beauty of the Johna falls.
Deori Mandir is located in Tamar 60 km toward south from the capital of Jharkhand i.e. Ranchi. It is in the Tata-Ranchi Highway (NH33). It is a very old temple of Goddess Durga. You can reach here by ROAD(NH3) either from Ranchi or Jamshedpur. Public Bus can be found from either Ranchi or Jamshedpur.
Elegant Sun temple in Ranchi, in the architectural form of a mammoth vehicle with 18 wheels driven by seven horses, is placed in a lush green lawn. The landscape is charming and the surrounding is very attractive. There is a sacred pond with calm and clean water, many devotees take a dip in this holy pond.