Toursist Place to Visit in Assam

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Main Tourist Places of Assam:

Assam an integral part of India finding mention in Spic Mahabharat at Kamrup. Assam is a land of Multitude of Rivers, Lakes, wildlife sanctuaries, and river islands. it opens up lot of opportunities for tourists to plan a holiday in Assam. Excellent connectivity to Guwahati, the capital city of Assam is helping them to reach there by direct trains and flights from all the major cities of Assam.  Assam is not a single city tour but it has a lot of tourist places with the history behind it. Though Major tourist places of Assam revolves around Natural beauty and Wildlife of Assam, Assam has all the comtemporary tourist activities availble

 

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Guwahati: This Capital city of Assam with an international Airport is located on the bank of the majestic river the Brahmaputra.  Guwahati situated between River and mountain offer lots of Tourist places of different nature along with modern water and adventure parks. The major tourist place of Assam are is known Shukreshwar temple, Kamakhya Temple on Neelanchal Mountain, Umannand Temple on Peacock Island,  Botanical Garden & Zoo, Vashista Ashram, Assam State Museum, and Pobitro Wildlife Sanctuary. The city of Guwahati is the gateway to any holiday in North East India.

Tezpur City: This beautiful historical city on the bank of River Brahmaputra is 5 hours Drive from The city of Guwahati and is known as "The City of Blood". It is named so after a mythological battle between Shiva and Vishnu and, the  Destroyer and Preserver of the world respectively. Tough Tezpur has many beautiful tourist spots near the river banks and some very good wildlife sanctuaries around it on Assam and Arunachal Border. Main tourist spots in and around Tezpur are Agnigarh, Nehru Maidan, Da-Parbatia Bamuni Hills, The Mahabhairav Temple, The Hazara Pukhuri, Chitralekha Garden and Cole Park are some of the tourist places in Tezpur town.

This City with a fully operational airport has plenty of bio reserves and wildlife parks around it and it acts as an entry gate to Arunachal tourist places. The Orang Wildlife, Nameri Tiger Reserve, Nameri Sanctuary, and Kaziranga National Park are within the radius of approximately 90 km from Tezpur city.

 
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Barpeta town: This historic town situated on the bank of River Brahmaputra with a long history and culture behind it and is 1.5 away from Guwahati and famous in the world for legendary Assam silk production.

Sibsagar Town: The Sibsagar meaning "City of Shiva" was the former capital city of Assam under the "Ahom Dynasty". This town is 6 hours drive from Guwahati and 2 Hours from Dibrugarh Airport.  Sibsagar is recognized for its oil and natural gas oil fields and glorious Historical Past. Major tourist places in Sibs agar are Joy Sagar Tank Kareng Ghar, and, Joey dol, Rangghar, Talaltal Ghar, Gaurisagar, Charaideo, and Rudra Sagar. Sibsagar tour must find a place in your Assam Holiday Plan.

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Majuli Islands- The biggest River island of the world.

Majuli river island is the world's largest river island with a few Villages in it. This big Island is 2  hours away from Kaziranga national park and can be reached from Jorhat town by a regular ferry from the nearby jetty. Jorhat has a civilian airport with regular flights to Guwahati, Delhi and Kolkata. The innocence of people here, gorgeous beauty of the landscape,  of the land and its people make it a hot tourist spot among travelers. The city is an abode for the Assamese Vaishnavism culture which colors the eco and spiritual travel.

Kaziranga National Park: This Park world over for one-horned Rhino is 6 hours drive from Guwahati Airport and 2 Hours drive from Jorhat Airport. The best way to enjoy your Park visit is by Taking an early morning Elephant safari in Kaziranga park.