Tourist Places In Assam
What To See in Assam
One of seven north-eastern sister states, Assam is located south of the
eastern Himalayas. Spread over an area of 78,438 sq. kms, Assam comprises
the mighty Brahmaputra and the Barak river valleys and the imposing Karbi
Anglong and the North Cachar Hills. Flanked by Arunachal Pradesh and Bhutan
in the east and north, its southern part is bordered by the Manipur, Mizoram
A god gifted land, Assam in known for its rich bio-diversity and supports a
wide range of rare and endangered creatures such as the one-horned
rhinoceros, the Gangetic dolphin, the golden langur and the clouded leopard.
Besides, Assam is also known for production of tea and timber, petroleum
resources and Assam silk. For last few years Assam has become a popular
destination for wildlife tourism and renowned for Kaziranga and Manas
National Parks both at World Heritage Sites.
Famous Places in Assam : For administrative purpose Assam has been divided into 27 districts. Dispur
a suburb of the Guwahati city, is the capital of state of Assam. Assam sightseeing destinations are : Lakhimpur, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Karbi
Anglong, Darrang, Nagaon, Kamrup, Goalpara etc. A trip to Assam is once in a
life time experience, those who visit the state remember the trip for a long
time. So, plan a trip to this enchanting land this vacation and discover its
hidden surprises yourself.
Apart from these Assam tea gardens and Assam tea estates forms the most visited destinations tourist place in Assam. Than the rivers in Assam such as Barak River, Brahmaputra River, Dhansiri River, Dihing River, Gabhoru, Manas River and Subansiri River are no less important. Some of the other important places in Assam includes Kamkhya Temple, Umananda Temple,Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Nameri Bird Sanctuary and Orang National Park.
Places To Visit in
Assam include :