Netarhat is known as queen of chotanagpur for its moderate climate, waterfalls and natural beauty.
Netarhat is situated at an altitude of 1071 meters lies in latehar district of jharkhand. The place is best known for its pleasant weather, scenic view, waterfalls and for famous school netarhat residential(Awashiya) school. Its also a famous hill station for jharkhand tourism and its major attraction and this is why throughout the years, specially in summer, tourists across jharkhand and its neighboring states come to this place not only to beat the heat in plains but also for its mesmerizing sightseeing and beautiful sunrise and sunset. This place have multiple spots and tourist attraction in close proximity.
Upper Ghaghri Falls
Upper ghaghri falls located at a distance of 4 Km from netarhat town is comparatively a low height waterfall near netarhat dam.
Lower Ghaghri Falls
Lower ghaghri falls is located at a distance of 10 kms and is surrounded by dense forests. The height of the falls is 98 meters.
Sunset point is located at a distance of 10 kms. Also known as magnolia point, this place presents amazing view of sunset. Tourists can visit here to capture some beautiful shots of sun going behind the chotanagpur hills in red.
Netarhat Residential School
Since its establishment in 1954 in united bihar, This school has become a symbol of excellence in primary and secondary school education. Even today, Students in large numbers throughout india specially from jharkhand and neighboring states appear for entrance test to qualify for admission. The school is located in widespread area with its colonial style building, playground and a beautiful garden in scenic surroundings.
How to Reach
Netarhat is well connected by roads. It is located at a distance of 155 Kms from jharkhand capital, Ranchi and approximately 240 kms from daltonganj. The nearest railway station is latehar well connected from ranchi, delhi and kolkata. The nearest airport is ranchi.
Hotels, Guest Houses, Resorts and Youth Hostels, Lodges
Netarhat have multiple accommodation facilities for tourists including hotels, guest houses, resorts, lodges and youth hostels which are available at prices depending upon your budget.