A taluk headquarter, Itkhori is situated on the confluence of Mahane and Vaksha rivers. The town is located at Chatra District
, 14 km south of
. Itkhori is a pilgrimage for Shaivites
, Vaishnavites, Buddhists and Jains alike. This scenic place is a perfect picnic destination too.
Itkhori is famous for a 400-year-old Bhadrakali Temple
. This temple has Hindu
deities. Bhadli Mela - held on the occasion of Makar Sankranti
- is an important religious festival of Itkhori.
The town is linked with Chatra
, the administrative headquarters of the district, by road. The nearest airport
is at Gaya
, in Bihar
. Kodarma Railway Station
is the nearest railhead.