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An important city of Assam, it was the last capital of the Kamatapur Kingdom and home to many historical monuments of Assamese culture. Centrally located within the state, the city depicts a vibrant Assamese township and culture. The scenic beauty of Bongaigaon is well preserved.
Some famous places of attractions are Bagheswari temple, Rock Cut Cave and many other places. Although, the city is being developed, the natural habitat remains largely untouched. Bongaigaon city is also the entry point for the Manas National Park which is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage site. Bongaigaon is also well known for its petro-chemical industry.
Comprises of many tourist options.The locals are very friendly and welcoming.
The food available mainly consists of Assamese cuisine.
Bongaigaon is ideal for both cultural and wildlife based tourists. Suitable for backpackers from places like Guwahati, Dibrugarh, etc. It is a perfect eco-tourism place. It can be visited by family and couples.
Being a major cultural and wildlife connecting hub of Asom, Bongaigaon is well linked to the rest of India by rail and road. Regular rail and bus services ply to and fro the city of Bongaigaon, bus... (Read More)