In Jamshedpur-Seraikella the hills and forests blend itself with the man made parks, lakes and dams. From the sheen of steel to the shimmer of rich Tussar silk from the latest technologies to the age old art and ethnic forms of the rural Adivasis. Seraikella is the seat of the internationally acclaimed masked dance of Chhau. Patronized by the erstwhile rulers of Seraikella and Raj Kharsawan their Garhs stand tall braving the ravages of time. Ghatshila takes you to the by-lanes of the famous Bengali writer Late Bibhuti Bhushan Bandhopadhyay. The anicent temples of Lord Chitreshwar and Goddess Rukmini is also very famous here.
What to see
Chandil dam is on the river Subarnarekha and offers facilities of water sports.
Jayda temple on the banks of river Subarnarekha is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is a good picnic spot
Dalma elephant sanctuary on the banks of river Subarnarekha as a few animals apart from the elephant to look out for.
Dimna lake ia a artificial reservoir and a good picnic spot.
Jubilee park is built like the Brindavan gardens in Bangalore. It also has children parks and boating facilities.
Golf course is more than 60 years old and many tournaments are arranged here.
Centre for Excellence is Tata's pursuit for excellence.
Nicco park is a fantasy park for children.
Tata Motors has its automobile manufacturing plant here and Tata Steel is the 6th largest steel plant.
Zoo within the Jubilee park is in the heart of the city.
Laser show is the first of its kind in India
Saranda forests are Asia's largest sal forests
Kera temple is dedicated Goddess Bhagawathi.
Mc Cluskieganj has an anglo indian community settled here.
Burudih lake has boating and has the oldest rock site in the world.
Rankini temple is dedicated to Goddess kali, human sacrifice used to take place here.
The Oscar winner Satyajit Ray's has his home here.
Amudhabi rural tourism is set up for the Pytakar paintings, you can directly buy from the artists.
Deuridh is famous is producing silk.
Chitreshwardham is the Shiva temple.
Dharagiri falls is located in a picturesque location.
Seraikella and Raj Kharsawan palace is built in British architecture.