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List of best Weekend Getaways from Ranchi

Last updated on Mar 15, 2021, 04:14 pm

Ranchi, one of the buoyant cities of the north-eastern regions of India, has many places nearby that can be a perfect getaway for you and your family. If you live in Ranchi and want to spend some quality time away from the hustle and bustle of the city, these places are perfect to rejuvenate your body and mind.

Here is the list of best places for a weekend getaway, along with the spots you can visit for an enthralling experience.


Place

Distance

Things to do/Places to visit

Bodhgaya

216 km

· Mahabodhi Temple

· Great Buddha Statue

· Tibetan Refugee Market

· Bodhi Tree, Bodh Gaya

· Thai Monastery

· Mahabodhi Temple Complex Book Store

· Muchalinda Lake

· Royal Bhutan Monastery

· Brahmayoni Temple

· Cankamana

· Chinese Temple

· Indosan Nippon Japanese Temple

· Vishnupad Temple, gaya

· Vietnamese Temple

· Kundan Bazaar

· Jama Masjid, Bodh Gaya

· Dungeshwari Hills

· Root Institute for Wisdom Culture

· Burmese Vihara Monastery

· Sujatha Temple


Digha, West Bengal


353km

· Marine Station/Aquarium of Zoological Survey of India

· New Digha Beach

· Udaipur Beach

· Shankarpur Beach

· Talsari Beach

· Amarabati Park

· Temple at Chandaneswar

· Old Digha Beach

· Chandpur Beach


Sundarbans


426 km

· Marichjhanpi

· Ghoramara Island

· New Moore Island


Mayapur

387 km

· ISKCON Chandrodaya Temple

· Yoga Peeth

· Sri Chaitanya Math

· Chand Kazi’s Samadhi

· Sri Devananda Gaudiya Math



Santiniketan

306 km

· Tagore’s ashrama

· Poush Mela

· Amar Kutir

· Rabindra Bhaban Museum

· Chattimtala

· Khoai Mela

· Prayer Hall- Upasna Ghar

· Kala Bhavan

· Deer Park, Santiniketan

· Kankalitala

· Uttrayan Complex

· China Bhavan

· Sangeet Bhavan


Mandarmani Beach

406 km

· Boating

· Swimming


Jamshedpur

129 km

· Dimna Lake

· Jubilee Park

· Tata Steel Zoological Park

· Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary

· Hudco Lake

· Russi Modi Centre for Excellence

· Bhatia Park

· Rivers Meet

· Bhuvaneshwari Temple

· JRD TATA Sports Complex

· Jayanti Sarovar

· Amadubi Rural Tourism Center

· Sir Dorabji Tata Park

· Golpahari Temple

· Keenan Stadium

· P&M Hi-Tech City Center Mall

· Rankini Mandir

· Tribal Culture Center

· Jubilee Lake

· Sakchi Masjid

· St. Mary’s Church


Konark

511 km

· Sun Temple

· Chandrabhaga Beach

· ASI Museum

· Astaranga Beach

· Konark Dance Festival


Purulia

122 km

· Baranti Reservoir or Murardi Lake

· Ajodhya

· Rakab Forest

· Doldanga

· Gajaburu Hills

· Surulia

· Garpanchkot


Puri

513 km

· Sri Jagannath Puri Temple

· Puri Beach

· Markandeswara Temple

· Narendra Tank

· Sudarshan Crafts Museum

· Pipili

· Sakshi Gopal Temple

· Chilika Temple

· Raghurajpur Artist Village

· Astaranga Beach

· Jagannath Rath Yatra

· Lakshmi Temple

· Swargadwar Beach

· Vimala Temple

· Gundicha Temple

· Lokanath Temple

· Ganesh Temple

· Alarnath Temple

· Baliharachandi Beach

· Daya River

· Baleshwar Beach

· Sonar Gouranga Mandir

· Balighai Beach

· Mausima Temple

· Golden Beach

· Blue Splash Water Park

· Pratyush Ocean World

· Nalbana Bird Sanctuary


Cuttack

436 km

· Bhitarkanika National Park and Wildlife Sanctuary

· Barabati Fort

· Stone Revetment

· Dhabaleshwar

· Paradeep Beach


Navadvipa, West Bengal


378 km

· Sri Chaitanya Saraswat Math

· ISKCON Temple, Nabadwip

· Radha Rani Temple

· Shri Devananda Gaudiya Math

· Sri Mahaprabhu Temple

· Shiv Mandir

· Purbasthali Bird Sanctuary

· Puspa Samadhi Mandir


Haldia, West Bengal

390 km

· Mahishadal Rajbari and Goplajew Temple

· Marine Drive

· Sataku

· Haldia Dock and Port

· Tamluk Rajbari

· Muktidham Temple

· Balughata Riverside Sunset Point

· Administrative Office of Haldia Department Authority

· Maynagarh

· Matangini’s Statue

· Ramjew Temple

Dhauli, Orissa


465 km

· Dhauli Shanti Stupa

· Ashoka Rock Edicts

· Dhabaleshwar and Bahirangeswar Temple


Dharan

562 km

· Buddha Subba Temple

· Namaste Falls

· Pindeshwor Temple

· Namche Bazar

· Dhantakali Temple

· Dharan Clock Tower

· Bijaypur

· Pathivara Temple


Bakkhali, West Bengal


478 km

· Bakkhali Beach

· Henry’s Island

· Jambu Dweep

· Fraserganj Wind Park

· Bishhalakshmi Temple

· Crocodile Breeding Center


Talasari Beach, Odisha


351 km


· Boating

Chandannagar, West Bengal

427 km

· Chandan Nagar Museum

· The Patal Bari

· The Chandan Nagar Strand

· KMDA Park

· Nandadula Temple

· Sacred Heart Church


Bardhaman, West Bengal


319 km

· Shiv Mandir

· Christ Church

· Gopal Bagh

· Rajbati

· Krishnasayar Park and Lake

· The Deer Park

· Kankeleshwari Kalibari

· Meghna Saha Planetarium

· Sarbamangala Temple

· Science Center, Bardhaman

· Tomb of Sher Afghan

· Damoder Riverside

· Curzon Gate

· Kalyaneshwari Temple



Bishnupur, West Bengal


247.4 km

· Rasmancha

· Lalji Temple

· Susunai Hill

· Jorebangla Temple

· Mukutmonipur

· Madan Mohan Temple

· Biharinath Hill

· Radha Shyam Temple

· Joyrambati

· Jhilimili

· Hadal-Narayanpur

· Bishnupur Mela


Shankarpur, West Bengal

384.2km

· Mandarmani Beach

· Shankarpur Beach


Ganga Sagar (Sagardwip), West Bengal


137 km

· The Sagar Beach

· Ganga Sagar Mela

· Kamil Muni Temple

· The Sagar Lighthouse

· Bharat Seva Onkarnath Temple


Jayrambati

277km

· Sri Maitri Mandir


Bakreswar

273.5 km

· Sightseeing

Ghatshila

172 km

· Sightseeing

· Boating

Sonajhuri Forest

307 km

· Sightseeing

Jhargram

236 km

· Bhuang tribat dance

· Chang tribal dance

· Jhargram Royal Palace

· Kendua

· Chilkigarh Fort


Barrackpore

422 km

· Bartholomew Church

· Gandhi Museum

· Jawahar Kunj Garden


Kamarpukur

281.9 km


· Mukundapur Temple

· Jairambati Temple

· Yogi Shiva Temple

· Gopeshwar Temple

· Talpukur Tank

· Banks of the Damodar River

· Deer Park

· Ramakrishna Math


Deulti

346.1 km

· Temples of Madangopal and Radha

· Kolaghat

· Garchumuk

· Gadiara


Machranga Dwip (Kingfisher Island)


473.1 km

· Taki

· Hasnabad


Falta

381.8 km

· Falta Jetty

· Diamond Harbor

· Raichak,

· Gadiara Geonkhali

· Tamluk

· Haldia


Piyali Island


449 km

· Sundarbans National Park

· Piyali Dam

· Fishermen’s village


Chilika Lake


389 km

· Sightseeing

· Lake view

Hirakud Dam


324 km


· Gandhi Minaret

· Nehru Minaret


Gorumara National Park


669 km

· Asiatic one-horned rhino

· Great Indian Hornbill

· Royal Bengal Tigers


Patna

324 km

· Gandhi Ghat

· Patna Sahib Gurudwara

· Srikrishna Science Center

· Revolving Restaurant

· Golghar

· Bihar Museum

· Patna Planetarium

· Patna Museum

· Kesaria Stupa, East Champaran

· Mahatma Gandhi Setu

· Buddha Smriti Udyan

· Patan Devi Mandir

· Kumhrar (Ancient Pataliputra)

· Ajanta

· Gandhi Sanghralaya

· River Ganga

· Chhoti Dargah, Maner

· Japanese Peace Pagoda

· Funtasia Island

· Sanjay Gandhi Botanical Garden

· Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Library

· Mahavir Mandir

· Sitamarhi

· Kolhua Complex

· Jalan Museum

· Sonepur Mela

· Lauriya Nandangarh

· ISKCON Temple Patna

· Agam Kuan

· Eco Park

· Kumhrar Park

· Maurya Lok

· Gandhi Maidan

· Hungama World

· Bihar Emporium, Maurya Lok Shopping Complex

· Shahid Smarak

· Begu Hajjam’s Mosque

· Hardinge Park

· Shaheed Pir Ali Park

· SK Puri Children’s Park

Simlipal National Park

269km

· Largest Wildlife Sanctuary in India

· Baripada


Henry’s Island


479 km


· Sundari Tourist Complex

· Henry’s beach


Tajpur


387.7 km

· Tajpur beach

· Mandarmani Beach


Mandarmani


398 km


· Mandarmani Beach


Tarapith

331 km

· Bamakhepa Temple

· Tarapith Temple

· Mahasmashana


Pawapuri


245 km


· Jain Temples


Hajipur

355 km


· Sightseeing

Murshidabad

385 km


· Hazarduri Palace

· Nizamat Imambara

· Footi Masjid

· Madina

· Katra Mosque

· Wasif Manzil

· Nasirpur Palace

· Shopping for Murshidabad Silk sarees


Kolkata

404 km


· Victorial Memorial

· Fort William Kolkata

· Belur Math

· Howrah Bridge

· Birla Planetarium

· Indian Museum

· Marble Palace Mansion

· Mother House

· Science City Kolkata

· St. Paul’s Cathedral Kolkata

· Birla Mandir Kolkata

· Eden Gardens

· Jorasanko Thakur Bari

· Birla Industrial and Technological Museum

· Rabindra Sarovar

· Kalighat Temple

· Shobhabajar Rajbari

· Botanical Gardens in Kolkata

· Nakhoda Mosque

· Alipore Zoo

· Sabarna Sangrahshala

· Eco Tourism Park

· Calcutta Jain Temple

· Nicco Park

· Prinsep Ghat

· Aquatica

· Park Street

· Chowringhee

· ISKCON Kolkata

· South Park Street Cemetry

· Sonajhuri Forest

· St, John’s Church

· Baabur Haat

· Hooghly Riverfront

· Maidan

· Central Park

· Millenium Park

· Deshapriya Park

· Safari Park

· Mhor Kunja

· Elliot Park

· Gitanjali Sports Complex

· Kishore Bharati KIrangan

· Salt Lake Stadium

· Rabindra Sarobar Stadium

· Mohunbagan Stadium

· Netaji Indoor Stadium

Bhubneshwar

456 km

· Lingaraj Temple

· Parasurameswara Temple

· Dhauli Shanti Stupa

· Raja Rani Temple


Kurseong

655 km

· Eagle’s Crag Vantage points

· Dow Hill

· Makaibari Tea Plantations

· Ambootia Tea Plantations

· Forest Museum

· Darjeeling Hill Railway Museum


Darjeeling

685 km

· Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

· Tiger Hill

· Batasia Loop

· Sandakphu Trek

· Darjeeling Rangit Valley Ropeway

· Rimbik

· Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

· Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park

· Peace Pagoda

· Ghum Monastery

· Rock Garden

· Nightingale Park

· Singalila National Park

· St. Andrew’s Church

· Happy Valley Tea Estate

· Observatory Hill

· Bengal Natural History Museum

· Mahakal Mandir

· Tenzng Rock

· Dooars

· Bhutia Busty Monastery

· Dali Monastery

· Neora Valley National Park

· Chowrasta

· Tinchuley

· Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center


Siliguri

627 km


· Salugara Monastery

· ISKCON Temple

· Mahananda Weir Wildlife Sanctuary

· The Science City

· Dudhia

· Sevoke Kali Mandir

· Coronation Bridge

· Madhuban Park

· Savin Kingdom

· Hong Kong Market

· Chilapata Forest

· Kanchenjunga Stadium

· Lokenath Temple

· Dreamland Amusement Park

· Sed-Gyued Monastery

· Tea Garden

· Suryasen Park

· Bengal Safari

· Vega Circle Mall


Rajgir

244km

· Venuvana

· Japanese Stupa

· Vulture’s Park

· Rajgir Ropeway

· Makhdum Kund

· Bimbisara’s Jail

· Veerayatan Museum

· Cyclopean Walls

· Sonabhandar

· Saptaparni Caves

· Maniar Matth

· Kundalpur

· Tapodharma or the Lakshmi Narayan Mandir

· Hiuen Tsang Memorial Hall

· Chariot Tracks

· Rajgir Hot Springs

· Stupa of Sariputra

· Ghora Katora Lake

· Ajatshatru Fort

· Jivaka’s Mango Garden

· Swarna Bhandar

Bankura

207 km

· Susunia Hill

· Joyrambati

· Jhilimili

· Mukutmanipur

· Gokul Chand Temple

· Biharinath Hill

· Hadal-Narayanpur

· Jayrambati

Asansol

211 km

· Kalaneshwari Temple

· Nehru Park

· Satabdi Park

· Ghagar Buri Chandi Temple

Dhanbad

147 km

· Bhatinda Falls

· Maithon Dam

· Topchanchi Lake

· Birsa Munda Park

· Panchet Dam

· Shakti Mandir


Nalanda

256 km

· Nalanda University

· Hiuen Tsang Memorial Hall

· The Great Stupa

· Pawapuri

· Nalanda Archeological Museum

· Kundalpur

· Surya Mandir, Nalanda

· Nav Nalanda Mahavihara


Deoghar

249 km

· Baidyanth Dam

· Nandan Pahar

· Tapovan Caves and Hills

· Naulakha Mandir

· Basukinath

· Satsang ashram

Chandipur

330 km

· Chandipur beach

· Simplipal Forest Reserve

· Nilagiri

· Panchalingeswar Shrine

· Remuna Sajanagarh


Vaishali

362 km

· The Ashoka Pillar

· Vishwa Shanti Stupa

· Abhishek Pushkarni

· Archeological Museums

· Buddha’s Stupa

· Vishal Fort

· Bawan Pokhra Temple

Varanasi

423 km

· Kashi Vishwanath Temple

· Dashashwamedh Ghat

· Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple

· Assi Ghat

· New Vishwanath Temple, BHU

· Tulsi Munasa Temple

· Durga Temple

· Tibetan Temple

· Manikarnika Ghat

· Nepali Temple

· Kedar Ghat

· Bhatuk Bhairav Mandir

· Banaras Hindu University

· Bharat Mata Mandir

· Alamgir Mosque

· Shivala Ghat

· Mnamandir Ghat

· Ramnagar Fort

· Bharat Kala Bhavan Museum

· Gyan Vapi Well

· Chunar Fort

Hazaribagh

96 km

· Hazaribagh National Park

· Canary Hills

· Hazaribagh Jheel

· Urban Haat

· Narsimhasthan