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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  • October 1, 2017
    Nice place to visit. Locals say there are around 350 steps that one needs to climb to reach the Chandi Temple at the top of the Hill.The view from the top which is around 750ft above sea level is beau...  more »
  • September 7, 2017
    All stairs to climb the hill makes it a difficult climb but satisfying one once you reach the top and the Joychandi Temple!!  more »
  • July 23, 2017
    it was the monsoon of last year... July's end !! We 3 friends decided to have a half day trip to Joychondi Pahar, Purulia from Asansol ... woke up early around 6.30 and got ready to take the ASN-TATAn...  more »
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  • July 11, 2017
    Nice place to enjoy Jaichandi pahar. The food of restaurant is good but the accommodation is little pricy
  • January 23, 2017
    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
  • January 30, 2017
    A fantastic initiative of the Tourism Deptt, Govt. of West Bengal
  • February 13, 2017
    Rent per day is too high, otherwise good.
  • April 23, 2017
    Vary good place

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