Kakolat is known for the Kakolat Falls which is located just 15 kms from Nawada in Bihar. The waterfall has many legends associated with it and is believed that the Pandavas visited this place during their exile. The waterfall has a natural reservoir at the base and the fall is about 160 feet in height.. This place is perfect for tourists during the summers.
Apart from the Kakolat Falls, there are plenty of other attractions like Hariya Sun Temple, Rajauli, Baba Majaar, Hanuman Temple, Sekho Devra Ashram, Jarra Baba and Sitamarhi Temple among others. Rajauli is a popular place, especially for its natural beauty. Then, there is the Sekho Devra Ashram which was established by a Jayaprakash Narayan. The ashram was inaugurated by Dr. Rajendra Prasad, India’s first President.
The Hariya Sun Temple located in Hariya Village is another popular site. There is a pond by the side of the temple which is considered holy and is believed to have healing qualities. This pond has special role to play during the occasion of Chhat Puja. The Hanuman Temple is an equally popular attraction and is situated on the National Highway 31.