Netarhat is a small town in Jharkhand state, located in the district of Latehar. It was endowed with scenic beauty, so it is referred to as Chotanagpur’s Queen with love. This place is famous for the view of sunrise and sunset alongside a 1950s residential school. It’s a popular hill station.
How to Reach Netarhat?
By Air: The nearest airport terminal is Birsa Munda Airport, 150 km away.
By Train: Two Kumendi and Latehar railway stations are Netarhat‘s nearest interface. You can benefit from Latehar transportation.
By Road: Ranchi is 154 km away from Netarhat. Visitors can rent a private vehicle to go to Netarhat from here.
Distance from Nearby Places
Daltonganj: 118 km
Latehar: 137 km
Ranchi: 154 km
It has a very beautiful climate, it has a very cool temperature in the summer and it doesn’t get moist in July, August. Most of the time it’s sunny days and the night gets cold while the evenings are breezy.
Best Time to Visit Netarhat
Summer is the best time to visit since the climate remains very charming and cool amid these months.
Tourist Places in Netarhat
Magnolia Sunset Point
The place is popularly known for beautiful dusk and down scenery. It is 10 km a long way from the bus stand of this town. As per legend a young lady named Magnolia fell in love with the shepherd and be sure to not to get her affection she bounced into a valley with her horse. From that point forward the place is known as Magnolia Point.
Koel View Point
It is about two kilometres from the Netarhat bus stand where tourists can see the Koel river. Seeing a river in the moonlight night when river currents appear to transform into silver colour becomes quite charming.
Upper Ghagri Fall
It is four kilometres from Netarhat. The waterfall provides visitors with an esthetic view where they can feel calm and serenity.
Lower Ghaghri Falls
Located in the thick forest about 10 km from Netarhat, the Lower Ghaghri falls descends from a height of 320 ft. giving visitors a fascinating view. The sound of falling waters makes an extremely beautiful surrounding. Upper Ghagri Waterfall is less than this.
Hotels to Stay
Since Netarhat is not well connected to other cities, tourist facilities are limited here. Before planning your trip, it becomes difficult to get any room during peak summer days so it is advisable to book hotels from Jharkhand tourism websites. Hotels to stay are listed below.
- Hotel Prabhat Vihar
- Swiss Cottage Tent
- Netarhat Dak Bungalow
- Lake View Resort Netarhat
- Hotel Verma Netarhat
- Ravi & Shashi Lodge
Where to Eat
- Forest Restaurant
- Netaji Hotel