Nandan Pahar Parks are places set aside by the government for the recreational use of people and also to conserve the flora and fauna of a certain place. It is for the children to play, it is for the elderly people to spend time in walking and exercising.Nandan Pahar also supplies Drinking Water to a large section of Deoghar Population. It also has a Ghost House, Boot House, Mirror House and Restaurant.It is also famous for a big Nandi Temple.Deoghar is home of Gods thats why it also known for a large number of popular tourist destinations in Jharkhand, India.Nandan Pahar Parks has natural attractions like high points with beautiful views of the city as well as sunsets and sunrises, museums and a set of temples.The temple dedicated to Lord Shiva a natural Shiva Linga. It also has idols of several other deities in this temple(Maa Parvati, Maa Kali, Maa Laxmi,Maa Durga, Radha Krishna, Brahmadev) many more.Sunset point is the most famous point to view the exquisite evening Sunsets.
NANDAN PAHAR : TIME OF VISITING – 09:00 AM TO 08:30 PM,
ENTRY FEE PER PERSON – Rs.10 /- (BELOW 3 YEAR, NO FEE CHARGED)
As per mythology, once Ravana tried to enter Shivadham forcibly when Nandi was the doorkeeper of Lord Shiva. Nandi stopped him from entering the premises of Lord Shiva. Ravana got furious and threw him down at this site and hence, the hill is known by his name. Dedicated to the goddess of Shiva, this temple is situated in top of Nandan Pahar . This temple is visited by several pilgrims every day. But be warned, you have to climb 108 steps cut into the mountain to reach the doorstep of this temple & Nandan Pahar Parks on the way to the peak and is another excellent place to be visit. Not an easy climb at all, but worth it in the end.
Paddle Boating Facilities
Nandan Pahar Parks also offer Paddle Boating in ponds, it has a big water body, is a great way to spend a lazy winter, summer afternoon in the Park. Row boating on the Nandan Pahar Parks pond is available January through December, weather permitting. Row boats can be rented at the Nandan Pahar Parks Boathouse daily, 10:00 am to 5:30 pm. The boats must be returned by 6:30 pm. Rentals cost each people have pay Rs. 20 per head cash deposit required,for the first hour . Up to four people permitted per boat. No reservations required.