Joychandi Pahar, Purulia

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Joychandi Pahar is a hill which is a popular tourist attraction in the Indian state of West Bengal in Purulia district. It is two kilometres from the subdivisional town of Raghunathpur, Purulia district. The Mountain is situated 2 kilometers south from Purulia – Barakar road via Nanduara village and 1 kilometer west from Raghunathpur-Adra Road via a growing township known as Annapurna pally. Joychandi mountain is a popular tourist centre and major attraction for rock climbing.Joychandi Pahar railway station is on the Asansol – Adra section of South Eastern Railway, in the state capital of Kolkata. The other rock climbing centre nearby is at Susunia Pahar.GeographyJoychandi Pahar, Raghunathpur is located at. It has an average elevation of 155m. The area forms the lowest step of the Chota Nagpur Plateau. The general scenario is undulating land with scattered hills.FictionThe film Hirak Rajar Deshe was mostly shot in this mountain area.
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  • The temple is not so famous, but the view infront from the hotel is very good. Also there is a part near this temple, which is very attractive for children.  more »
  • Excellent views from top. These hills were used as the locale by Satyajit Ray for his film Hirok Rajar Deshe.  more »
  • Very Good Tourist place & Historic too. Temple at the top of the Joy chondi hill is good and the view is very beautiful. there are around 480 steps without railing but steps are small or average. my 4...  more »
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  • Natural view of the hills is really awesome....this building is new...more hospitality should be added
  • Full of natural beauty, just enjoy the place with your kids. I am sure that you shall remember the hospitality of the people of Raghunathpur.
  • Not too good but not too bad also.. had fun.
  • Nice place to enjoy Jaichandi pahar. The food of restaurant is good but the accommodation is little pricy
  • Place are beautiful but don't allow for senior citizen and under 5 age children. Here MAA chandi and Hanuman ji temple on mountain. Railway station also beautiful and clean. Also available autorickshaw for joychandi pahar

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