Explore the culture of Purulia
Mode of Transport: For hassle-free commute and make most of your time, hire a cab for the day’s sightseeing.
09:00 AM – 02:00 PM
Begin your day by paying a visit at the Pakhi Hill.
Pakhi Hill is truly a sight to behold. The face of the rock has sculptures of more than 60 birds. This art work is still in progress and being carried out by Chitta Dey and his team.
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Time duration: 1.5 – 2 hours
Charida Village is 15 km from Pakhi Hill.
This village is very popular and is famous for the tradition of mask making. Masks are made in every house and every house has a shop. These masks are used in Chhau Naach, the traditional dance of the region. These masks are often bought as souvenirs.
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Time duration: 2 – 2.5 hours
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Immerse in lush green nature
03:00 PM – 06:00 PM
Next destination is Khairabera Dam.
Just 10 km from Charida village, Khaibera dam is a paradise for nature lovers. The picturesque landscape of and the reservoir lying in the lap of green vegetation. An instagrammable destination in a true sense.
Time duration: 1 – 1.5 hour.
The final place to visit, Murguma Dam.
It takes almost 45 mins to get here, but make sure you get the glimpse of sunset at this point. Another gem of a tourist spot which you should not skip at any cost.
Time duration: 45 min – 1 hour.
Advice: Baranti and nearby attractions are more than 100 km from Ayodha Hills. It is best to check-out from Ayodha Hills and check-in at Baranti. There are multiple accommodation options in Baranti. The journey takes 2.5 hours. Best would be to check-out before evening and reach Baranti by 08:00 PM.