Holiday Trip in Dhanbad

Explore Coal Capital with Dhanbad Travel Packages

Famous for the coal mining industry, Dhanbad is a city that is regarded as the Coal Capital of India. It is supposed to be the 96th mines are the major attraction of this city and along with that; you can also come across many other attractions.
Dhanbad Holiday Packages
Dhanbad Travel Packages
Dhanbad Tour Packages

Tourist Attractions in Dhanbad

Despite being a land of coal mines, Dhanbad features different places of visit in and around it. Some of the main sightseeing attractions that can be visited during Dhanbad tour are:

Maithon:
Spread over an area of about 65 km2, this place features a beautiful lake with the facility of boating. In close proximity of this place, there is a deer park and a bird sanctuary that make this place a favorable picnic spot.
Birsa Munda Park:
Spread over an area of 25 acres, this is a prime picnic spots in the land of coalfields. This place is situated at a distance of 8 km from the main railway station of this city.
Bhatinda Waterfalls:
Surrounded by lush greenery, this waterfall attracts tourists mainly during the winter season. It is located at a distance of 14 km away from Dhanbad Railway Station.
Temples:
The city has several temples of religious importance. Some popular among them are Shakti Mandir, Kalyaneshwari Temple, Lillori Sthan Mandir, Jagannath Temple, and few others.

Best Time to Visit Dhanbad

The best time for Dhanbad trip is between months of September and March. In these months, weather of this city is really appropriate for sightseeing. Dhanbad experiences three seasons. Summer starts in April and remains till June and temperature hovers between 40°C and 46°C. Monsoon starts in July and continues till September with average drizzling. Winter season starts in October and continues till February with temperature between 20°C and 30°C. So, visit the place in these months of Winter season.

Shopping in Dhanbad

Dhanbad has several shops selling different items of national and international brands. Bank More is said to be the best place to shop in Dhanbad. At present, Dhanbad has several shopping malls to buy various items and this makes it a kind of shopper's paradise.

How to Reach Dhanbad

Dhanbad travel is not as difficult as this city is an important destination and connected through all means of transportation, including air, rail and road. However, if you are planning a Dhanbad trip then know about how to reach there before booking Dhanbad holiday packages.
By Air
The nearest airport to Dhanbad is Birsa Munda Airport in Ranchi, which is located at a distance of 140 km. The airport has regular flights from all major cities of India, including Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Chennai. From the airport, you can take taxi or train for reaching Dhanbad.
By Train
The city of Dhanbad has its own railway station that is having great connectivity with rest of India through railways. Dhanbad railway station is one of the major stations of Indian railway from where a number of superfast and express trains arrive and depart.
By Road
Dhanbad is connected with other nearby destinations through efficient roads. Private and state buses are available to reach city through NH-2 and NH-32. Cycle rickshaws and Auto Rickshaws are the options to travel within the city.
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