SURAJKUND

Direction

It is located on GT Road, 72 km from Hazaribag, in Barkaththa block. Hazaribag road railway station is 31 km from this place. The normal temperature of water here is 169-190 degree Fahrenheit. Besides two hot springs, there is also a cold spring. The water has a therapeutic effect due to high Sulphur content.
There are 5 kund namely Surya Kund, Lakshman kund, Brahm Kund, Ram kund and Sita Kund. Besides there is a Durga temple also located here. A big fair is held here every year on vernal equinox. A large number of tourists throng to this place in winter.

Photo Gallery

  • Sun Pond
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How to Reach:

By Air

162 Kms from Ranchi Airport.

By Train

77 Km from Hazaribag Railway Station .

By Road

Surajkund is 72 kilometres from Hazaribagh and 5 kilometres from Barkatha on NH 19 (old NH 2) (Grand Trunk Road).

Stay

Barkatha Rest House available here.