The City of Waterfalls and Lakes, Ranchi, as is commonly known, is the capital of the state of Jharkhand. It is known for its scenic attractions, desolate rocks, and cascading waterfalls. Over the years, Ranchi has emerged as an important industrial centre and is home to many industrial houses. Ranchi is rich in heritage and culture as well. The Bihar Tribal Research Institute here is a good place to start to know more about the tribal population, its origins etc.
Hindi, Maithili, Sadri, Oraon, Nagpuri, Mundari and English
September–May is the best time to visit as the weather is moderate and cool.
AAI,Birsa Munda Airport (New Terminal), Ranchi, Jharkhand - 834002. Tel. No.: + (91) (0651) 2253346