Jamshedpur is a city and a municipal board in Agra district in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India.The historical city was constructed by Mughal emperor Akbar beginning in 1570 and served as the empire's capital from 1571 until 1585, when it was abandoned for reasons that remain unclear. The surviving palace and mosque are a tourist attraction and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.Today, Fatehpur Sikri is a deserted, phantom city. But the inner citadel is immaculately preserved. Its walls, palaces, baths, royal mint,courts and gardens still stand in splendidhomage to a great visionary and builder. The heart of the palace complex however, is verymuch alive.
|Area||230.59 sq km|
|Altitude||__ metres above sea level|
|Best Time to Visit||October to March|
How to get there
1. Air :-Jamshedpur airport can be used for bringing in chartered planes but night landing facility is not available. Commercial flights have also started operating from Kolkata, Ranchi, Patna and New Delhi. The two nearest airports are Ranchi or Kolkata. Air Deccan has introduced kolkata - jamshedpur flights lately.
Places to Visit
|Jubilee Park||Tata Steel Zoological Park|
|Jayanti Sarovar||River's Meet|
|Sir Dorabji Tata Park||River's Meet|
|Hudco Lake||Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary|
Markets on the Bistupur main road are full of hustle and bustle, and are an ideal place to get stuff at good bargains. When you are in Jamshedpur, do buy the local woodwork and bamboo work handicrafts – they are the best and cheapest souvenirs you can get from the city.
|Fortune Hotel Centre Point||The Boulevard Hotel||Capitol Hill|
|Hotel Ashoka Inn||Hotel Ganga International|