Famous For: Nameri National Park, Agnigarh, Bamuni Hills, Bura-Chapori Wildlife Sanctuary, Chitralekha Udyan, Da-Parbatia, District Museum, Ouguri Hill, Padum Pukhuri, Kalia Bhomora Setu, Nag-Sankar Temple, Ketakeshwar Dewal etc.
Ideal Visit Time: 3-4 days. Some experienced tourist said that, October to March are the best time to visit Tezpur.
In Sonitpur district, Assam state, Tezpur is a city and urban agglomeration, which is seated about 175 kilometers northeast of Guwahati. Tezpur is the largest of the north bank towns with a population exceeding 100,000 as per metropolitan census 2011 and is located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra.
Major Attraction Of Kolkata
How To Reach
By Road: The most convenient and preferred way of commuting to Tezpur is by roadways. Frequent bus services are available to and from the city and this include both the state run and the private bus services. The ASTC (Assam State Transport Corporation), operating in the state, connects all the major places of Assam like Tezpur, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Sibsagar, Jorhat, Nagaon and Guwahati and also the neighboring areas of Itanagar, Bamdila, Tawang and Siliguri.
By Train: Sad to say that, There is no regular trains to Tezpur from other major cities of the country. The nearest major railway station is the Rangapara North Railway Station, which lies on the Misamari-North Lakhimpur railway line. A branch line of this station connects Rangapara with Tezpur. Apart from this, many trains are available from the railhead at Guwahati, which is considered as the major gateway to the northeastern zone of India.
By Air: The closest airport is the Saloni Airport, situated at a distance of 10 km from Tezpur, in the Sonitpur district. This airport receives domestic flights from the airports at Jorhat, Guwahati and Kolkata. The main airlines operating in this area is the Indian Airlines. The airport has daily flights from Guwahati and three flights per week to Kolkata and Jorhat. From the airport, cabs and buses are available to take the passengers to the center of the city.