Parasnath Hill Tourism, India

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(This article is about the mountain. For the Jain holy site, see Shikharji. For the tirthankara, see Parshvanatha.) Parasnath is a mountain peak in the Parasnath Range. It is located towards the eastern end of the Chota Nagpur Plateau in the Giridih district of the Indian state of Jharkhand, India. On the mountaintop there is the Shikharji Jain temple, an important tirtha or Jain pilgrimage site.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Parasnath Hill in India. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Parasnath Hill like a local. The nearest major city to Parasnath Hill is Bodhgaya. Add Bodhgaya to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Great Buddha Statue, Thai Monastery, Bodhgaya Multimedia Museum. Popular vacation packages of Parasnath Hill are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Parasnath Hill*

  • Pollution Statistics in Parasnath Hill

    Know the pollution level of Parasnath Hill before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 85 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 85 (Very High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 15 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • Parasnath Hill: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Parasnath Hill for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Parasnath Hill.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 62.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Parasnath Hill - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 64.84 (High)
    • Pollution Index 44.14 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 22.87 (Very Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.04 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 88.35 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Parasnath Hill

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Parasnath Hill

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.97 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 23.04 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 40.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 34.4 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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