Raidih is a major town in Gumla District
. It is situated around 15 km south-west of the district capital, Gumla
Basudeokona, Hiradah and Sankhghat are some nice tourist spots nearby. Mahadev Kona, Bhutkuria Tongri caves, Hapamuni and Aanjan constitute interesting excursions outside Raidih.
Nearest airport and railway station are at Ranchi. Bano Railway Station is another railhead nearby.