Hazaribagh National Park in Hazaribagh
, with an average altitude of 615 m, spreads over 184 sq km. It houses a large number of wild animals such as wild boar, sambar, nilgai, chital, sloth bear
, tiger and panther. Watch towers are available for the tourists to watch the wild animals. The region has a tropical climate with hot summers and cold winters.
The nearest airport Ranchi (91 km) is connected with Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow and New Delhi by regular Indian Airlines flights. The nearest railway stations are Kodarma Railway Station and
Hazaribagh Road railway station (67 km) on the
Howrah-Delhi Grand Chord line. Regular bus services connect the town with Kodarma, Hazaribagh, Patna, Gaya, Ranchi, Dhanbad, Daltonganj and other nearby places.