Here are the top 5 tourist attractions to see in Diphu:

1. Arboretum Cum Craft Centre

3.1 /5

25 km
from city center
1 out of 5
places to visit in Diphu

Located around 8 Km from central Diphu in the locality of Matipung, Arboretum Cum Craft Centre is a planned complex consisting of a park, garden and a craft and exhibition centre. The garden is well maintained throughout the year and has a variety of annual and seasonal flowers on display throughout the year. There is also a small park area for children to play in.

2. Botanical Gardens

3.4 /5

25 km
from city center
2 out of 5
places to visit in Diphu

5 km from Diphu town towards Marat Longri Sanctuary on the road to Lumding, the Botanical Gardens are one of the very few typically tourists' spots. It is a well-maintained garden where flower, trees and plants native to the district and Assam are grown here. Many medicinal herbs and plants are meticulously grown here by the Forest Division of the government of Assam who are responsible for maintaining the entire complex. A semi-natural water body is also part of the complex which is suitable for boating.

3. Marat Longri Wildlife Sanctuary

3.1 /5

25 km
from city center
3 out of 5
places to visit in Diphu

The Marat Longri Wildlife Sanctuary, located around 10 Kms from Diphu, is a protected reserve which is a part of the greater Dhansiri-Lunging Elephant Reserve. Spread over an area of approximately 451 sq.kms, this reserve was declared as a wildlife sanctuary in 2003. Although it is relatively underdeveloped, it is home to much important fauna of the region, including the Royal Bengal Tiger, Asiatic Elephant, Himalayan Black Bear and the Hoolock Gibbon.

4. District Museum

3.1 /5

0 km
from city center
4 out of 5
places to visit in Diphu

Established in 1886, the District Museum located at a distance of 2 Kms from central Diphu, houses many regional archaeological artefacts. The collection of exhibits including those of handicrafts, hunting and house tools, ornaments, textiles, and traditional instruments reflect the culture and lifestyle of the various indigenous communities of the region. A brilliant image of Lord Narasimha is also on permanent display within the museum.

5. Trek to Singhason Peak

2 km
from city center
5 out of 5
places to visit in Diphu

Located at a distance of around 4 Kms from Diphu, Singhason is the highest peak in the district of Karbi Anglong. It is an excellent spot for those who love hikes and treks and even for picnics of small groups. From the top, beautiful panoramic views of the surrounding Brahmaputra valley and the distant white peaks of the Himalayas can be seen. The sunrise and sunsets, which can be seen from the top, are highly recommended when the weather is suitable.

FAQs on Diphu

Can you suggest an itinerary for Diphu?

Reach Diphu in the morning. Start your day with a visit to the famous Botanical gardens. Next, visit the Arboretum, a planned landscape of local vegetation. Visit the district museum post lunch. Head off to the next station.

How can I commute within Diphu?

Auto rickshaws are the main mode of transport if one is looking to get around Diphu.
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