Kanti Falls, Latehar – Places to Visit, How to reach, Things to do, Photos

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Latehar is known for its waterfalls and scenic beauty. Kanti Falls is one of the famous falls in Jharkhand and is the favourite place for the locals for a one day trip. Know more about timings, tickets, stays, tips and things to do in Kanti Falls.


Where is Kanti Falls located?

Kanti falls is located near Ladhup village of Latehar district in the state of Jharkhand. The district of Latehar plays a significant role in the history of India. Also, the district is rich in forest and mineral resources and houses the famous Betla National Park. Know more about Latehar.

Why is Kanti Falls famous?

Kanti falls is a famous picnic corner in the state of Jharkhand. The wild backdrop of the falls enhances its beauty and makes it a perfect place for a day outing.

Weather at Kanti Falls

The area near Kanti falls enjoys a tropical climate. Summers range from the month of March to June with the temperature ranging between 30 to 35-degree centigrade. The rainy season begins in the month of July and continues till the month of September. The winter season ranges between November to February with the temperature dropping as low as 10 to 12 degrees centigrades.

Kanti Falls Latehar
Kanti Falls Latehar

Best time to visit Kanti Falls

The best time to visit Kanti waterfall for a picnic or a road trip is during the winter months of November to February. However, the waterfall is at its best during the monsoon season i.e in the months of July and August.

What is the ticket price at Kanti Falls?

The entry to Kanti Falls is free.

What is the timing of the Kanti Falls?

The falls remain open for 24 hours but it is advisable to avoid going to the fall after sunset as it is located in an isolated place.

Which is the nearest town of Kanti Falls

The town of Latehar is the nearest town of Kanti Falls

The distance of Kanti Falls from Latehar

  • 48.1 km via NH39
Kanti Waterfalls Latehar

Which is the nearest railway station from the Kanti Falls?

Latehar (Station Code: LTHR), is the nearest railway station from Kanti falls located at a distance of 53.2 km via NH39.

Which is the nearest airport from Kanti Falls?

Birsa Munda Airport, Ranchi located at a distance of 78.7 km via NH39.

How to reach Kanti Falls from Kolkata?

By Rail

To reach Kanti Falls from Howrah, board a train from Howrah Junction to Latehar. It is 10 hrs to 11 hrs journey. Take a cab or auto from Latehar to Kanti Falls.

The distance from Latehar Railway Station to Kanti Falls

  • 53.2 km via NH39.

By road

You can self-drive from Kolkata to Kanti Falls in your car or can rent a cab.

The distance from Kolkata to Kanti Falls

  • 484.7 km via NH18.
  • 482.7 km via NH19.
  • 489.6 km via AH1.

By air

Take a flight from Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport, Kolkata to Birsa Munda Airport, Ranchi. It takes approx one to one and a half hours to reach Ranchi by air. After reaching take a cab from the airport to Kanti Falls.

The distance from Birsa Munda Airport to Kanti Falls

  • 78.7 km via NH39
Kanti Falls Jharkhand
Kanti Falls Jharkhand

Is Kanti Falls safe for tourists?

Yes, Kanti Falls is absolutely safe for tourists. However, the following tips will help you to have a safe and sound visit.

Tips for visiting Kanti Falls

  • As the fall is located at a distance from the city, it becomes isolated after 4 pm, therefore, avoid visiting the fall after sunset.
  • Avoid visiting the fall alone, always be in a group.
  • The safest time to visit is between 6 am to 4 pm.
  • It is much safer to visit the fall during the peak season, i.e December to February.
  • Carry water bottles, medicines, snacks, and other refreshments along.

Where to stay while visiting Kanti Falls?

The town of Latehar is the best choice for a stay while visiting Kanti Falls.

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Monalisa Bose Roy

A travel blogger cum financial expert with a vision to encourage tourism in Eastern India. Bose was born and brought up in the steel city of Jamshedpur, located in the Indian state of Jharkhand. Being born in the Eastern region, Bose has visited a lot of lesser-known places in the region. By her writing, she tries to spread awareness about those undiscovered gems of Eastern India.

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