View of the mountain peak from the road towards Parasnath railway station.
|Elevation||1,370 m (4,490 ft)|
|Listing||List of Indian states and territories by highest point|
Location of Parasnath peak in Jharkhand
|Location||Giridih, Jharkhand, India|
|Parent range||Parasnath Range|
At 1365m Parasnath is the highest mountain peak in the state of Jharkhand, and is theoretically intervisible (by direct line of sight on a perfectly clear day) with Mount Everest over 450 km to the north. It is easily accessible from Parasnath railway station and there are waterfalls and other tourist attractions in the area.This is one of the best tourist spot in the state and is major place for worship for Jain followers..The popularity and number of tourists are increasing on year to year basis. Best months to visit are from July - March.