Maithon is a serene small town that is pristine and splendid. Several of Mother Nature’s glorious creations can be witnessed here. This town lies on the border areas of Jharkhand and West Bengal, and falls under the Dhanbad district of Jharkhand. From Dhanbad this picturesque little town is 48 km away and from Asansol it is situated at a distance of 30 km. From the city of Kolkata, Maithon lies at a distance of 226 km and it takes approximately four hours to reach.