There is a reservoir on the hilltop. Here the water of the Darawa River is preserved. Deoghar’s drinking water is supplied from here. There are 95 stairs to climb to the mountaintop. Nandan hill height is not too high.
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Nandan Pahar Deoghar Jharkhand
On the hill, I saw many goddess temples like Shiva, Parvati, Kartik, Ganesh, Mother Kali, Sarasvati, Hanuman, etc. The park is also famous as a picnic spot with activities. A toy train is moving every day around the hill with the tourist.
Nandan Hill – Mythological story
Mythology is, Ravana has tried to enter into Kailash forcefully. But Nandi stopped Ravana from entering Kailash. So that time, Ravan throws him in the air, and Nandi falls on this mountain. After that, the hill was named Nandan Pahar.
The Nandi temple on the Nandan Pahar is a famous temple for local people. Here you can offer your prayers at Nandi Temple. Jharkhand State Tourism Development Corporation manages the hill and the garden. From this hill, sunrise and sunset look marvellous.
Whenever you visit Deoghar, Nandan Pahar is the must-visitable destination for you. There are several food shops with a car parking facility available under the mountain.
An accommodation facility is available. For the “Hill Top Bungalow” interested tourist can contact there.
Nandan Pahar Entry Ticket, Opening and Closing Hours
The fee is 10 rupees per person. And the car parking fee is 20 rupees.
The opening time is 6 am and at 7 pm.
Things to do at Nandan Park Deoghar
A lake on the hill, you can do paddle boating here. It is an extraordinary experience on the hilltop.
Theme houses and Fantasy Houses
The theme house at Nandan Pahar is a unique attraction for the tourist. Here you can enjoy mirror house, fish house, boot house and many others. On the hill, you see a giant skull-shaped house. After entering the place, you feel the thrill of a haunted house. The entry fee is only 2 rupees. In the mirror house, you can see your different shaped images.
The toy train is the best way to explore the hill. The toy train moves around the mountain. If you feel tired, you must board the train.
Best Time to Visit Nandan Pahar
From September to February is the best time to visit here. The weather and the temperature are superb for enjoying.
Tips for Visiting Nandan Pahar
- Must carry water and food. Try to don’t buy the food or snacks under the hill, because it almost charges double. Please keep the place clean through wastages in the dustbin.
- Take special care of the kids; there are many uneven areas on the hill, your kids can fall.
- As a tourist, wear comfortable footwear. It will help you climb up the hill by stairs
- Daytime is best to visit this area.
How to Reach Nandan Pahar Park Deoghar Jharkhand
From Deoghar railway station to Nandan Pahar, the distance is approx. 3 kilometers away. You can easily book an auto, a car from the station. Otherwise, you can also get a car, an auto from Tower Chowk, from here it is 4 km away.
Nandan Pahar is one of the major places to visit in Deoghar Jharkhand. Other places are
- Naulakha Temple
- Trikut hill
- Satsang Ashram Deoghar
- Nav Durga Mandir
- Baidyanath Dham Mandir
- Basukinath Dham
How to reach Nandan Pahar Deoghar?
Nandan Pahar is 6 km away from Jasidih station. You can reach by auto/ car from the station.
What is the ticket price of Nandan Pahar?
The ticket prices are 10 rupees per person. Parking charges are 20 rupees. The entry timing is from 6:00 am to 7:00 pm.
Which visiting places are near to Nandan Pahar Deoghar?
The nearest places from Nandan Pahar are 1. Naulakha temple 2. Trikut hill 3. Satsang ashram Deoghar 4. Tapovan 5. Navdurga mandir 6. Baidyanath Dham 7. Basukinath Dham.