Jugsalai a municipality in the eastern Singhbhum district of Jharkhand and is geographically located at 22.77°N 86.18°E. It is surrounded by the Kharkai river to the west, Ukam hill forest to the south, and the steel city of Jamshedpur to its north and east. Jugsalai is a tranquil place with lesser noise pollution. Thus many people from the nearby industrial cities prefer to build their homes in the area. The city is neither too far nor too close to the steel city.
Since Jamshedpur is a bustling town of East Singhbhum large numbers of people regularly visit the town. Jugsalai is one among the many cities that is located close to the city of Jamshedpur. And since the city's proximity to the Tatanagar railhead is a major advantage, tourists and travelers find it convenient to commute to the city of Jamshedpur and its nearby places.
Its tranquil ambience coupled with peace and solitude, has given rise to many residential accommodations. Tourists who wish to explore the adjacent places of Jamshedpur and Jugsalai can stay put at Jugsalai and do so. The culture and traditions of Jugsalai are similar to that of Jamshedpur.
Just like any other city in India, Jugsalai too celebrates major Hindu, Muslim and Christian festivals like Durga Puja, Makar Sankranti, Deepavali, Kali Puja, Holi, Christmas, Easter, Shab-e-bar'aat, Ramadhan-ul-Mubarak, Id-ul-Fitr, Id-ul-Zuha, Id-e-Milad, Moharram.
Jamshedpur is the nearest biggest city located just 6 kms from Jugsalai.