Ajodhya Hills Purulia Forest Reserve Area
Ajodhya Pahar or Hills in Purulia is actually a tiny plateau with hilly surrounds placed in the Purulia district of the state West Bengal, India. It is the easternmost part of the Chhotanagpur Plateau. It is also an extensive part of Eastern Ghats range. Highest peak of Ajodhya Hills is Chamtaburu is placed at an altitude of about 700 m. The nearby populated town area is Bagmundi. Many hotels and resorts are available for the visitors throughout this region. To visit Ajodhya hill and nearby forest reserve area with Nature Canvas Travel Call +91-90732-08322.
Ajodhya Hills is a famous place for young mountaineers to learn the basic course in rock climbing. There are three routes available to arrive at Ajodhya Hills. These are via Jhalda, via Sirkabad and via Bagmundi. There are two Forest Rest Houses here, one at Ajodhya hill top and the other is at Matha range. Plenty of accommodation facilities are also available in Ajodhya Hill top and Bagmundi to suits every ones need. There are Eco-resorts like Gorgaburu Eco-resort, Palash Bitan Jungle Hut at Murguma, Eco-Adventure Resort at Khairabera and many more.
Ajodhya Pahar located at 23.28667°N 86.11556°E in Purulia Package tour is one of the best destinations to visit this winter. 42 kms away from Purulia via Sirkabad Ajodhya Pahar is located.It has mountains with table land on tops and small streams that make their way through the slopes of the mount to meet up Subarnarekha on the west and Kangsabati and Kumari from the northern slant.
It is located at an elevation of 700 m above sea level so you can understand how beautiful and clean the air is. There are sparkling freshwater streams and springs on the mountain and you can set up your tense anywhere you want. The activities that you can do here is rock climbing and mountaineering. You can also engage in some photography sessions.
It is a great place for a small vacation for people going from anywhere in West Bengal. Some places to visit includes Mayur Hills, Upper Dam, Lower Dam, Bamini Falls, Thurga Falls and Thurga Dam. Murguma Dam is located at a distance from Ajodhya pahar and it is a beautiful view point. It is a large dam settled among surrounding hills and the scenery of which is mesmerizing.
Important visiting places at Ajodhya Hills Purulia Forest Reserve Area (with distance):
1. Upper Dam (495m above MSL) and Lower Dam (300m above MSL) of Purulia Pumped Storage Hydel Power Project: 6 Km and 9Km on same route 2. Matha: 23 Km 3. Durga Bera (572m above MSL): 7 Km 4. Bamni Falls (434m above MSL): 10 Km 5. Khayrabera Dam and Chamtaburu Hill: 21 Km (via forest road), 30 Km (via Bagmundi) 6. Machkanda Falls: 18 Km 7. Baghmundi (264m above Mean Sea Level ): 16 Km 8. Murguma Dam: 20 Km 16 Km 09. Turga Dam (284m above MSL) and Turga Falls: 18 Km 10. Pine Forest: 3 Km 11. Mayur Pahar (605m above MSL): 2 Km 12. Charida: 21 km 13. Sirkabad: 15 Km 14. Balarampur Rly. Station: 39 Km;
3 nights 4 days Purulia Ajodhya Pahar tour package from Kolkata at best price:
Purulia is a land of natural loveliness. Purulia tourist attractions center on its hills, forests as well as its archaeological excavations and the relics of ancient buildings and places of worship. Tribal culture develops the natural beauty of this land and red-yellow blooms of Palash. Visiting Places in ayodhya hills along with Baranti and Gar Panchkot are famous among nature lovers. Book Ajodhya hill tour package from Kolkata at best price. Book your Ajodhya hill tour package now - Call +91-90732-08322
Purulia Ajodhya hill tour plan with Gar Panchkot & Baranti:
Day 1: Purulia tour packages from Kolkata guests will start the trip from Howrah railway station. The popular way to arrive at Purulia is to board Chakradharpur Express which stops at Purulia junction.
Day 2: Upon coming at Purulia junction, Gar Panchkot Ajodhya hill Purulia tourism guests would meet with our Purulia tour planner / Driver & Proceed for Breakfast.
Before Check in to your pre booked hotel or resort you will visit Purulia tour places in Ajodhya Pahar sightseeing like Murguma Dam & Suicide Point.
After tasty lunch, at the resort your Purulia tour plan is actually Ajodhya Pahar sightseeing with places like Mayur Pahar, Ram Mandir, Sita Kund, Kather (Wooden made) Durga Mandir etc.
This Ajodhya Pahar sightseeing tour package includes a night's stay at Ajodhya Hill Top or Baghmundi.
Day 3: After delicious breakfast, the sightseeing to see Purulia tour places in Ajodhya Pahar for example Marbel Lake, Bamni Falls, Turga Falls, Charida Village, Upper Dam, and Lower Dam etc.
After yummy lunch visit Khairabera Dam, Pakhi Pahar, Matha Pahar, Pardi Village and Dooarshini.
Night stay is at Baghmundi or Ajodhya Pahar as per your final itinerary.
Day 4: After early breakfast Purulia tour Packages from Kolkata guests check out from the hotel, visit after breakfast check out from Hotel and start for Baranti, Visit Garh Panchkot, Joychandi Pahar and Baranti.
The Ajodhya hill Purulia tour package ends here.
Get on the train from Asansol Station and Reach Howrah at night.
Ajodhya Hill Purulia tour package cost from Kolkata:
2 Pax @ Rs. 9,500/- ( per head ) 3 Pax @ Rs. 8,500/- ( per head ) 4 Pax @ Rs. 7,600/- ( per head ) 5 Pax @ Rs. 5,400/- ( per head ) 6 Pax @ Rs. 5,200/- ( per head ) 7 Pax @ Rs. 5000/- ( per head )
3 nights 4 days Purulia Rachi Baranti Garpanchkot premium tour package:
Day 1: Upon arrival at Adra or Asansol railway station meet up with our representative/driver and continue for sightseeing tour witnessing Muraddi Dam (Baranti), Garpanchkot, Panchet Dam, Maithon Dam and Kalyaneshwari Mandir. Night stay at Baranti.
Day 2: Pick up from the hotel and then a drive to Ayodhya Hills for sightseeing where we would also visit Lower Dam, Upper Dam, Pakhi Pahar, Bamni Falls, Turga falls, Turga Dam, Charidha Village etc. After visiting the attractions night stay at our resort in Purulia Ajodhya Pahar area.
Day 3: After having breakfast Ajodhya Baranti Rachi tour guests may go for sightseeing tour witnessing Rajrappa Temple and keep for Lunch. In the afternoon leave for a visiting the attractions like Hudru Falls, Jhona Falls, and Sita Falls. Later in the evening head to the Hotel enjoy dinner and night stay in Hotel.
Day 4: After breakfast complete the check out formalities Make a sightseeing tour to Purulia Ajodhya Pahar for visiting Matha hill, Banjara hill, pardi lake, Charida village, Khairabera lake and Drop at Barabhum/ Purulia railway Junction station as per your time. To book 3 nights 4 days Purulia Rachi tour package from Kolkata now - Call +91-90732-08322.
How to Reach Ajodhya Pahar from Kolkata?
Ajodhya Hills is about 300 km. from Kolkata and 50 km. from Purulia town. It’s easily accessible by road. The nearest town is Baghmundi from the hilly tribal area.
Distance from Kolkata:
1. Balarampur (268m above Mean Sea Level): 319.7 Km 2. Matha (260m above MSL): 335.8 Km 3. Sirkabad (302m above MSL): 317.5 Km 4. Ajodhya Hill Top (575m above MSL): 289.9 Km (Via Sirkabad) 5. Jhalda (304mabove MSL): 306.1 Km
Bamni Falls in Purulia Ajodhya Pahar:
This is one of the most gorgeous tourist spot in Purulia. It placed on the way to Baghmundi from Ayodhya hill and close to the village of Barria. The waterfall situated about 500 steps down from the main road, far away from the hustle and bustle of town.
The falls, flowing down the mountain bifurcates into two diverse streams, looking like an identical fall at the halfway. If you walk down the bottom of the midway fall, you will enjoy a great view.
Scattered with boulders and surrounded by green forest, this place has a uncultivated prettiness. One can sit on the big boulders and unwind for a while. Nevertheless stones are slippery, one must be very careful. The trail unwinds into green bushes while moving down; it gives you a hiking experience in the forest. The steps are slippery and thin, old people are advised not to visit this waterfall.
Murguma Dam in Purulia Ajodhya Pahar:
The Murguma Dam is built on the Saharajhore River, one of the Stream of Kangsabati River in West Bengal, India. The dam is put up near Murguma village in the foothill of Ajodhya Hills in Purulia. A number of other streams also flow into the dam directly from Ajodhya Hills. The dam is surrounded by hills, forests and a number of tiny land masses within it. The position is situated at the North West end of Ajodhya Hills in Chota Nagpur Plateau region. Murguma Dam from nearby places Ajodhya Hills Top = 20 km, Jhalda = 16 km Purulia = 50 km.
Matha hills commonly known as Mata Buru is known for its beauty and also the annual fair that is organized here on the hill by the tribal community of the place. Many natures camp and rock-climbing courses are conducted here by different organizations during the winter season. If you are visiting Ajodhya Pahar during winters then trying out camping or rock climbing should be there on your list
Mayur pahar is a mesmerizing hill that is like an extended version of the great Ajodhya hills in purulia. The Mayur pahar is famous for its peacock that is constantly roaming around the hill so if you are lucky enough you can even see a couple of the peacocks. It is located at a distance of 42 km from Purulia and the road that takes you there is in a good condition so you can drive with your friends or family to reach there. Once you reach the Mayur pahar you can enjoy the nature and the dense forest and if possible, the peacocks. It is one of the best places for nature lovers and also for trekkers.
Bamni Falls in Purulia Ajodhya Pahar:
Bamani Falls is a place that is untouched by the human civilization. Bamni Falls in Purulia ajodhya Pahar is one of those places which is famous among the tourist for its unending beauty. The panoramic view of the waterfall is mesmerizing and if you are driving towards Baghmundi from Ajodhya you will see the Bamni falls in midway. The sound of the water flowing through the hills is thrilling. The surrounding area is also beautiful as you can enjoy the lush green forest and here the myraids chirping and the squirrels squeaking. It is a great place to visit while you are on a vacation because it is away from the busy city life and offers you some moments of peace and serene beauty.
Thurga Falls ayodhya hills purulia:
Located at distance of 57 km away from Purulia it is another waterfall which has unpolluted and clean water. You can clearly see the rock beds standing over the stream. You can find Thurga Falls while going to Baghmundi from Ajodhya and we will suggest you to stop here for a while. Itis a great place to spend time with your friends and family to enjoy the beautiful surrounding of the waterfall.
Pakhi Pahar in Purulia Ayodhya hills:
PakhiPahar is another major tourist attraction in Ajodhya Pahar and it is a forest reserve area which offers a great view of the Pardi Dam. Tourists visiting Ajodhya Pahar for their winter vacations love visiting the Pardi Dam.
Gachbari or the tree house is located at the Matha range which is still under construction. This tree house is being made as a place for the tourist to hang out and get a feeling of how it feels like to stay on a tree.
Nature Interpretation Centre Ajodhya:
Still under construction it is being made to represent the ecosystem of Ajodhya Pahar along with its tribal culture and tradition so that the tourists visiting here can know more about the place and its community it will be shortly completed and open for the tourist to visit.
Shobha river at tributary of the Subarnarekha originates from here which is known for its natural beauty and one of the favourite camping spots for tourists.
Purulia Pump Storage Project
The Purulia pump storage project is the first 900 MW pump storage project in India that is still running successfully. The upper dam is surrounded by large green salt forests which is a popular destination that attracts tourist from all over India.
Visit Charida Village in Purulia Ajodhya Pahar:
We are all familiar with the Chhau Masks of Purulia. These masks are mainly made for the Chhau dancers which is the dance form that is originated here. When you visit the village, you can experience the manufacturing of these colourful mask that are based on mythical characters and animals here are around 250 artists that are involved in this art which is also their livelihood.
Where to stay in ayodhya pahar, Purulia?
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How can I go to Purulia from Kolkata?
Is Purulia Express running everyday?
Some of the major trains in Howrah railway division towards Purulia route are Rupasibangla Express, Lalmati Express, Santragachi Anand Vihar TRM Settigunta Express, Howrah Ranchi Int Express etc. Please check the railway official website for correct details.
How many railway stations are there in Purulia District?
There are total 39 stations inside Purulia district. Book a purulia ajodhya pahar resort with us and get attractive deals & discounts
What is Favorite food in West Bengal?
If West Bengal is famous for anything then it is food. The super tasty Sorshe Ilish and Chingri Macher Malai Curry with some other yummy food of the highly illustrated and exquisite Bengali cuisine is the favorite for locals. Book a Ayodhya hills purulia tourist package with Nature Canvas Travel and enjoy a hassle free journey from Purulia.
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Places to Visit from Ajodhya Hill Top (with distance)
1. Upper Dam (495m above MSL) and Lower Dam (300m above MSL) of Purulia Pumped Storage Hydel Power Project: 6 Km and 9Km on same route
2. Durga Bera (572m above MSL): 7 Km
3. Bamni Falls (434m above MSL): 10 Km
4. Turga Dam (284m above MSL) and Turga Falls: 18 Km
5. Khayrabera Dam and Chamtaburu Hill: 21 Km (via forest road), 30 Km (via Bagmundi)
6. Machkanda Falls: 18 Km
7. Murguma Dam: 20 Km
8. Matha: 23 Km
9. Baghmundi (264m above Mean Sea Level ): 16 Km
10. Charida: 21 km
11. Pine Forest: 3 Km
12. Mayur Pahar (605m above MSL): 2 Km
13. Balarampur Rly. Station: 39 Km
14. Sirkabad: 15 Km
Distance from Jhalda
1. Murguma (338m above MSL): 16 Km (Via Begunkodar)
2. Khairabera (304m above MSL): 32 Km (Via Bagmundi)
Quick info of Ajodhya Hills Purulia :
Bamni falls to purulia ajodhya pahar distance - 23 min (10.1 km) via Ajodhya Hills Rd
Purulia famous falls are - Bamni Falls
Purulia Bamni Falls water source is - Murguma Dam
Highest peak of Ayodhya Hill - Chamtaburu
Purulia is famous for - centres round its hills, forests as well as its archeological excavations and the relics of ancient buildings and temples.
Purulia old name is - Vajra-bhumi
Best time to visit Purulia is - Winters from October – February
Purulia climate is - tropical savanna climate
Ajodhya Pahar to Murguma Dam distance - 1 hr 17 min (42.9 km) via NH18 and Ranchi - Purulia Rd
Matha Eco camp to Ajodhya Pahar distance - 32 min (16.6 km) via Baghmundi - Purulia Rd and Ajodhya Hills Rd
Ajodhya to Mayur Pahar distance - 14 hr 39 min (705.5 km) via Purvanchal Expy
Turga Falls to Ajodhya Pahar distance - 17 min (7.4 km) via Ajodhya Hills Rd
Turga Dam is - Bagmundi, Purulia District, West Bengal,
Pakhi Pahar to Ajodhya Hills distance - 21 min (12.7 km) via Baghmundi - Purulia Rd
Pakhi Pahar made - Chitta Dey,
Story of Pakhi Pahar - based on a true story of a 10 year old girl with focuses on child trafficking, flesh trade, child marriage, and rape
Pakhi Pahar height is - 800 feet
Gachbari to Ajodhya Pahar distance - gachbari to ajodhya pahar distance
Gharida Village to Ajodhya Pahar distance - 30 min (12.4 km) via Ajodhya Hills Rd
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