In eastern India, there lies one of the most fascinating spots for the tourists from round the globe that is called as Jharkhand, the land where forests are in galore. This region was originally the part of Bihar state and was later on segregated on date 15th November, 2000. The region is also nicknamed as chhotanagpur being the seat of nagbanshis, and the term chota is derived from chutia. Jharkhand tourism has in its list number of tourist spots for the tourist’s delight and included in the list are numerous national parks, places religiously significant, and other many places deemed to be the ideal to have a climatic change.
History of Jharkhand:
Earlier Jharkhand had been a part of South Bihar. Right since the rein of Magadha empire, people had here distinctive geo-political and cultural entity. They were called as kukaras during Mughal reign. The adivasis living in Jharkhand region rose in revolt for numerous times demanding the grant of separate state of Jharkhand and its segregation from Bihar however they could never meet any success in their bids. However, their demands were met and their wished turned into concrete reality only on the date, 15th November, 2000.
Sightseeing in Jharkhand:
Tourists embarking on trip to Jharkhand will have number of spots to tour but in particles the national parks. Betla national park often tops the list of tourist places to visit in Jharkhand by the tourists. Hordes of sight-worthy spots accompanied with numerous species of flora fauna and avifauna can be spotted here. Everywhere in the park rows of densely grown trees and plants can be seen and also number of animals and birds can be seen in their natural habitat. The list of animals and birds that can be spotted here are tigers, sloth bears, panthers, wild bears, wolves, jackals, hyenas, hornbills, peafowl, black partridges, doves, drongoes and many other birds and animals can be seen.
Among other places of touring interests are springs and number of waterfalls. Apart from national parks also numerous sacrosanct places can be visited like Parasnathhills, Deoghar, Sitagarha hills, Rajrappa and the like. These places have been enjoying the importance from religious standpoint and enjoy the important place in many of the Holy Scriptures. In addition to these tourist places in Jharkhand, there are myriad other places that are known to have the salubrious climate and are recommended to patients by doctors to have a change in the climatic conditions with consequence of faster recovery. For example, there is a city called as Madhupur which boasts of being equipped with a health resort as waters here are known to have the healing properties for people having abdominal ailments.
There are numerous hills and forests, that can be delighted in this region. In the list of exciting activities to do in Jharkhand are included the activities like para-gliding, para-sailing, trekking, hiking, water surfing and so on. For shopaholics, shopping in Jharkhand is a delightful thing to do and number of articles that can be shopped for enlist the articles like products made up of bamboos and woods, varieties of toys of varied kinds, and numerous types of metal crafts. Plentiful hotels in Jharkhand can be easily found that are in wide varieties and thus go well with every pocket.
Best time to visit Jharkhand:
The climatic conditions in Jharkhand are characterized as hot days in the course of summer and mild chilly days during wintry times. The period between October to march is deemed to be the most ideal time to set out on Jharkhand travel.