Here are the top 9 tourist attractions to see in Sivasagar:

1. Talatal Ghar

Must visit 3.5 /5

2 km
from city center
1 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

This is one of the most popular attraction of Sibsagar. Just 6km from the town, this is a three storey structure including and underground level. People come here for the lovely architecture, design and the great upkeep.

2. Rang Ghar

3.8 /5 View 15+ photos

2 km
from city center
2 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

Often referred to as the 'Colosseum of the East', Rang Ghar is one of the oldest surviving amphitheatres in Asia. It is located near Rangpur Palace at a distance of 3 km from Sibsagar or Sivasagar town. The name translates to 'House of Entertainment' and dates back to 1746 A.D. when the Ahoms used to rule present-day Assam. This monument is an important edifice reflecting the architectural precision and grandeur of that time.

3. Ahom Museum

3.2 /5

0 km
from city center
3 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

It is on the banks of Sibsagar Lake and displays artefacts such as royal armoury, clothes, manuscripts, etc which belonged to the rulers of the Ahom dynasty.

4. Charaideo

3.2 /5

24 km
from city center
4 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

Located 28 km away from Sibsagar, this was the capital of Ahom dynasty. This was built by Sukhapa, the founder of the Ahom dynasty. The main attraction of Charaideo is its burial vaults (or maidans) of the king and members of the Ahom dynasty.

5. Joysagar Tank and Temples

3.2 /5

4 km
from city center
5 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

These are located in the nearby Rangpur. These massive structures were completed in a record 45 days in 1697. Along with these tanks and temples which span an area of nearly 320 acres, there are also temples on the banks of the water body - Jeydol, Shiv Temple, Devi Ghar and Nati Gosain temple.

6. Shivadol

3.2 /5

1 km
from city center
6 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

This famous Shiva Temple is located on the shores of the Sibsagar Lake and was constructed in 1734. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Shivadol was built by Bar Raja Ambika, queen of Ahom King Swargadeo Siba Singha.

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7. Gaurisagar Tank

3.2 /5

5 km
from city center
7 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

The artificial reservoir near Sibsagar town, is spread over 150 acres ! There are temples scattered all around it. These temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva, Lord Vishnu and Goddess Durga

8. Gargaon Palace or Kareng Ghar

3.2 /5

12 km
from city center
8 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

This was the royal seat of the Ahom Dynasty - a royal attraction. Located 13km from the town, it consists of seven floors - three of which are underground. The are also many exciting underground passages - many of them are closed to the public due to safety reasons.

9. Sibsagar Lake

3.2 /5

1 km
from city center
9 out of 9
places to visit in Sivasagar

The landmark of the town, the Sibsagar Lake is also an artificial lake built by Queen Ambika, wife of King Shiva Singha, in the year 1734. The pretty lake is surrounded by parks, gardens, museum, masjid, Buddhist monastery, church and temples.

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Can you suggest an itinerary for Sibsagar?

Day 1: Reach Sibsagar by morning and check into your hotel. After freshening up, you can start your day with Ahom Museum. After exploring the museum, you can head out to Shivadol Temple. Then, have lunch and visit Rang Ghar. If you are not exhausted, you can head out to Talatal Ghar. It is close to the central city so that travel time will be less. In the evening, you can relax by the shores of Sibsagar Lake.

Day 2: Get ready early and visit Charaideo. After this, you can go to Gaurisagar Tank. Temples are surrounding this place so that you can go through them. Then, in the evening you can head out to Joysagar Tank and Temples.

Day 3: If you are here for one more day, make sure to visit Disangmukh, just 10 km away from Sibsagar.

How can I commute within Sibsagar?

Auto rickshaws and cabs might be available.
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How much does a package cost for Sibsagar?

The packages for Sibsagar start at INR 7500 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here

What are the top sightseeing places in Sibsagar?

The top sightseeing places in Sibsagar are Talatal Ghar, Rang Ghar, Ahom Museum, Charaideo, Joysagar Tank and Temples, Shivadol.
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