The quaint little town of Patratu makes for a great one day excursion from Ranchi. The gorgeous Patratu Valley leaves one in awe of its unspoilt and unparalleled beauty. Undoubtedly, one of the most picturesque locations around Ranchi, the valley has winding roads and hairpin bends that are a treat to the eyes when seen from the hills.

One of the most rejuvenating experiences that tourists travelling to Patratu can have is taking a peaceful boat ride in the reservoir of the Patratu Dam. The scenic drive from Ranchi to Patratu is blissful as it offers natural delights that are rare to come across. Stop at the Jalebi Ghat on your way to capture splendid views of the valley. Patratu is a delight for people who love taking long drives.