Stepping into Chaibasa, a city with its unique blend of breathtaking natural beauty and a thriving cultural legacy, is sure to leave you spellbound. Nestling in the lap of nature, the city is surrounded by a cover of dense forest embellished with wildlife and scenic landscapes of greenery-clad cliffs and cascading waterfalls
Amid this garb of wilderness, the city hides a formidable historical and cultural legacy. Located in the West Singhbhum district of Jharkhand, it shelters a number of different tribes within its territory. Archeological remains trace the city back to the pre-historic era, adding to its mystic charm.Home to a number of picturesque sites of natural beauty, Chaibasa is an explorer's haven. Pay a visit to the lush green landscapes at beautiful places such as Rungta Garden, Shahid Park, Jubilee Lake and Lupungutu. Treat yourself to the spellbinding sight of the Thakura Waterfalls in Bidri.Experience the divine at the ancient Mahadev Sal Temple of Lord Shiva and the Paudi Devi Temple. A great time to get a glimpse of the tribal culture and folk arts is during the annual Kesrikund Festival celebrated on the occasion of Karthik Purnima.History buffs can visit the Porahat region to view the age-old ruins of the erstwhile kingdom, and the archeological ruins of Benisagar.Local transport in Chaibasa mostly consists of the auto-rickshaws. Cycle-rickshaws, though rare, as also available for traveling to short distances. The city bus network is efficient as well. However, the best way of traveling and sightseeing in Chaibasa for travelers who wish to move around at their own pace is to hire a private vehicle.Ladies are advised against traveling alone in and around Chaibasa, especially at night.It is important to respect the dressing and other norms while visiting temples and religious sites
Chaibasa is not well connected to other major cities of the country via regular flights. The nearest airport is in Ranchi at a distance of 98kms.
Airports: Birsa Munda Airport
There is no regular trains to Chaibasa from other major cities of the country. The nearest Railway station is at Jamshedpur which is located at a distance of 49kms.
Railway Station(s): Tatanagar Jn