The capital and second-most populous city in the state of Jharkhand, Ranchi is fast-developing with a number of sporting facilities, premier educational institutions and plenty of shopping and entertainment options on the rise. Surrounded by forested areas, the city is ideal for spending peaceful vacations. No tour to Ranchi can be considered complete without a visit to the Rock Garden, located in Kanke Road. Another popular attraction of the city is Ranchi Lake. Located in the heart of the city, this lake offers a serene environment and is ideal for boating. Located around 5 km away from the city, Tagore Hill that houses a beautiful Ashram built by the elder brother of Rabindranath Tagore is an important place to visit. On a trip to Ranchi, travellers can go to the Pahari Mandir, a temple built on a small hill in the city. Tourists can behold 360 degree views of the city from this site. Located on the outskirts, Dhurva Dam is a perfect place for spending leisurely hours in the evening. Nakshatra Van is one of the major highlights of the city, featuring a broad diversity of tree species, planted according to their correspondence with certain Nakshatras. MakeMyTrip makes planning a visit to this city easier by offering exciting travel packages.