Topchanchi Lake is located at Topchanchi
, about 37 km north-west of Dhanbad
, and lies on National Highway 2
This is an artificial lake surrounded by green hills and forests. It was excavated along the slope of Parasnath Hill in 1915 to supply water to
Jharia. Set in tranquil settings, it is a paradise for nature lovers.
The best time to visit the lake is between October to June.
The lake is around 6 km from Gomoh Junction Railway Station.