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Reptile house

Reptile house  Video Review
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Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Abhishek Jain
27th Oct 16

Different birds

Different birds  Video Review
01:02

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Vandana Dokkadi
23rd Oct 16

Silver pheasant

Silver pheasant  Video Review
00:40

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Abhishek Jain
27th Oct 16

Snake House

Snake House  Video Review
00:38

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Uttam Singh
27th Oct 16

Different animals found here

Different animals found here  Video Review
01:03

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Vandana Dokkadi
23rd Oct 16

Beautiful birds

Beautiful birds  Video Review
00:50

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Vandana Dokkadi
23rd Oct 16

Reptile house

Reptile house  Video Review
00:51

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Rohan Kumar
28th Oct 16

Black kites

Black kites  Video Review
00:42

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Abhishek Jain
27th Oct 16

Serows

Serows  Video Review
00:43

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Abhishek Jain
27th Oct 16

Assam state zoo greenery

Assam state zoo greenery  Video Review
00:48

Assam State Zoo And Botanical Gardens

Abhishek Jain
27th Oct 16

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Reasons to go to Dispur

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Pronob : Sualkuchi, the ‘Manchester of Assam’, is known for its rich cultural heritage. Out of all the festivals celebrated, the most exciting of the lot is the boat race event. The town takes on an electric atmosphere during the event, with crowds cheering their favourite team.

Cheer a favourite boat the the epic boat race!

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Dispur Overview

Dispur is the capital city of the state of Assam, which is situated on the outskirts of the city of Guwahati. After the division of Assam into two smaller states, namely Assam and Meghalaya, Dispur was made the capital of Assam in 1973. The city of Dispur features the Assam Secretariat, State Emergency Operations Centre and Assam Assembly House.

A popular tourist attraction, Jatia is an ancient township which is located close to the city of Dispur. In addition, tourists visiting Dispur also head towards Basistha Ashram and Sankardev Kalakshetra, a cultural centre that was established in 1990s. Garbhanga Reserve is also situated close to the main city of Dispur. A main tourist attraction in the region, this reserve is home to numerous elephants. The city is famous for its tea auction markets that are easily accessible from Guwahati.

Dispur is connected to other cities in the state through GS Road and Assam Trunk Road. Guwahati Airport is the nearest airport from the destination, which is just 18 km from the main city. This airport is served by flights from several cities, including Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Bengaluru. Taxis are easily available from this airport to reach comfortably to the city of Dispur.

The railway station located at Guwahati is the nearest railhead from Dispur. State transport buses are also available from Guwahati to travel to Dispur. The best season for sightseeing and tourist activities in Dispur is during the winter season.

Photos of Dispur

Kamakhya Temple, Dispur

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Trinity Kashyap

Kamakhya Temple, Dispur
Evening Cruise on Brahmaputra River, Dispur

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Rohit Yadav

Evening Cruise on Brahmaputra River, Dispur

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