Tourist Places in Dispur

Places to Visit in Dispur

Dispur - #16 of 33 in Assam |
Dispur Average Rating - 5.7/7 1 based on 58 Ratings

Dispur is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Dispur is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Dispur are November, December. There are 14 tourist places in Dispur, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Dispur can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Dispur for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download's Dispur Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Dispur, browse through photos & pictures, explore Dispur using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Dispur, which are great places to visit, are Kamakhya Temple, Basistha Ashram. Dispur can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Dispur Tourist Places

  • Type: Place of Worship
Kamakhya Temple, Dispur
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The Kamakhya Temple, that is considered one of the Shakti Peethams in India, is located on top of Neelachal Hill. This spot is the highest point of this city and draws good crowds, especially during the time of the Ambubachi festival. It is highly regarded by the followers of... Read More »
  • Type: Zoo
Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens, Dispur
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Those interested in wildlife can guide themselves to the Assam State Zoo and Botanical Gardens that is situated on the RGB Road that is popularly known as the Zoo Road. This Zoo is home to animals like white tiger, leopards, African as well as Indian rhinos; and various rare... Read More »
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Evening Cruise on Brahmaputra River, Dispur
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Tourists can also go for evening cruises on the Brahmaputra River. This river is one of the main rivers in Asia, which originates in the southwestern part of Tibet. There it is known as the Yarlung Zanbo River. The river enters India through the gorges of Himalayas into... Read More »
  • Type: Religious Place
Basistha Ashram, Dispur
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At the confluence of the three rivers: Sandhya, Kanta and Lalita; towards the south of the city of Dispur, the pilgrimage spot of Basistha Ashram is located. According to legend, these three rivers were named after the wives of Basistha Sage, who is known to have established... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Uma Nanda Temple, Dispur
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The Uma Nanda Temple that dates back to the 17th century is dedicated to Lord Shiva and is located on a river island. King Gadapani of Ahom constructed this temple on the small yet scenic Brahmaputra isle that is also known by the name of Peacock Island. This island acts as a... Read More »
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  • Type: Cultural event
Srimanta Shankardev Kalashetra, Panjabari Road, Dispur
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Tourists interested in learning about the culture and life of the Assamese people, their various tribal groups and the sub-groups; can visit the Srimanta Shakardeva Kalashetra that is located on the Panjabari Road. This centre not only captures the essence of the state but... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Sualkuchi, Dispur
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Visitors can take a look at the production of silk and Assam’s specialty, Muga, which is a  golden variety of silk, that cannot be found anywhere else in the world. It is located about 24 km from the town of Guwahati and is particularly famous for this Muga silk.  Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Janardana Temple, Dispur
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Close to the Shukaleswar Ghat of the Brahmaputra River, the Janardana Temple is located atop the hillock of Shukaleswar in Guwahati. The unique feature of this temple is the delicate mix of the architectural styles of Buddhists and Hindus. It is believed to have been... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Pandu, Dispur
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Located on the southern bank of Brahmaputra River, in the western part of Guwahati; Pandu acted as the entry point to Guwahati during the period of early 1960’s, prior to the building of the Saraighat Bridge.  Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Ugro Tara Temple, Lotaxil., Dispur
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The Ugro Tara Temple houses the Goddess Tara, who presides here, not in the form of an idol but as a well filled with water.  Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Navagraha Temple, Chitrasal Hill., Dispur
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In Hinduism, nine celestial bodies of the Solar system are considered to be Gods who have influence on the destiny of all creatures and hence they are to be worshipped. It is for this reason, that around the 18th century, the Navgraha Temple dedicated to those nine celestial... Read More »
  • Type: Planetarium
Guwahati Planetarium, Dispur
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Assam’s Guwahati Planetarium is a centre of astronomical research that is unparalleled in the whole north-eastern region of India. It has a distinctive structure with a dome and sloping walls that is quite different to the structures seen in this entire region. In this... Read More »
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  • Type: Museum
Regional Science Centre and Museum at Khanapara, Dispur
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In 1994, in the Kamrup District of Assam, the Regional Science Center and Museum was established at Khanapara. This is an ideal place for students and kids, as it offers interactive demonstrations on education, science, life in the pre-historic age and other topics. Special... Read More »
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  • Type: Mosque
Rajdhani Masjid, Dispur
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