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60 tourist places near Guwahati found

Here are the top 60 weekend getaways from Guwahati

1. Thimphu, Bhutan

3.9

255 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 10 - 22 ° C

Known For : Tashichho Dzong | Changangkha Lhakhang | Weekend Market

Thimphu is the capital of Bhutan. This place which has a population of somewhat 80,000 is known to b the largest city located in the country. Made the capital of the nation in the year 1961 this city is also known as the third highest capital in the entire world.

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2. Paro, Bhutan

4.8

271 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 10 - 20 ° C

Known For : Paro Taktsang | Rinpung Dzong | Kyichu Lhakhang

Paro is a small town located in the Paro Valley of Bhutan. This is quite location for someone who enjoys being close to the nature while at the same time appreciated sacred places. This town lies in the centre of valley at a height of about 2280 metres.

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3. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

4.6

247 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 9 - 20 ° C

Known For : Tawang Monastery | Sela Pass | Nuranang Falls

Located at a height of about 3048m, Tawang is known for many important and beautiful monasteries and is famous as the birth place of Dalai Lama.

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4. Bomdila, Arunachal Pradesh

3.8

199 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 13 - 21 ° C

Known For : Bomdila Monastery | Bomdila View Point | Apple Orchards

With majestic Himalayas bestowing its shadow, the beautiful town of Bomdila is an absolute delight for tourists.

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5. Hajo, Assam

3.4

32 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 24 - 34 ° C

Known For : Hajo Powa Mecca | Hayagriva Madhava Temple | Kedareswar Temple

The ancient pilgrim centre of Hajo is a unique place for being an attraction for three religions - Hindu, Muslims and Buddhists.

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6. Punakha, Bhutan

4.2

244 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 14 - 24 ° C

Known For : Punakha Dzong | Chimi Lakhang | Jigme Dorji National Park

Punakha is one of the 20 districts located in Bhutan. This place was the previous capital of Bhutan up until 1955 after which the capital was changed to Thimpu. This place is in proximity to Thimpu, and one can easily reach here using a car.

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7. Elephant Falls

4.3

8 photos

68 kms from Guwahati

Named after an Elephant like stone at its foot, the Elephant Falls are amongst the most popular falls in the North-East, situated next to Shillong. It is a tourists' paradise with three layers of the falls accessible to the layman from different vantage points. The Britishers named this fall so...

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8. Nohkalikai Waterfalls

4.3

8 photos

97 kms from Guwahati

The fourth highest waterfalls in the world, Nohkalikai falls plunge some 335 meters from a verdant cliff to the ground giving the portrayal of immense and natural magnificence. The pride of the state of Meghalaya, the falls are one of the most beautiful and grand waterfalls in the country. Tucked in...

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9. Mawsmai Cave

4.3

6 photos

100 kms from Guwahati

Meghalaya is home to some amazing and mysterious cave systems and Mawsmai Cave is by far the most popular of the lot. Located just 6 km away from the heart of Cherrapunjee Mawsmai cave is a breathtaking maze of caves in the East Khasi Hills of Meghalaya. The well lit caves are a view to behold when ...

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10. Mawlynnong

4.3

107 kms from Guwahati

Mawlynnong is a small village in the East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya, the abode of changing clouds. Mawlynnong is famous for its matrilineal society as well as having been declared Asia's cleanest village which comes under the Pynursla community development block and legislative assembly cons...

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11. Umiam Lake

4.3

9 photos

56 kms from Guwahati

Umiam Lake, a mesmerizing man-made reservoir, is located at a distance of 15 kilometers north of Shillong which is the capital of the north-eastern Indian state of Meghalaya. The lake was formed after a dam was constructed to generate hydroelectric power. The serene lake or the reservoir is surround...

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12. Nuranang Falls

4.3

162 kms from Guwahati

A largely unknown and virgin place, deep in the forest of Tawang, Nuranang Falls offer a pristine and beautiful experience. One of the most spectacular waterfalls in the country, the Nuranang Falls are a beautiful white sheet of water that descends from the height of about 100 meters. Part of the Nu...

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13. Sela Pass

4.2

8 photos

156 kms from Guwahati

One of the most breathtaking places in the Himalayan vista, Sela Pass is a lifeline for the people of Arunachal Pradesh, and the Sela Lake is as heavenly as it gets. The two combine to enchant one and all by their mystic beauty. One of the most stunning gifts of nature to the North-East, Sela P...

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14. Madhuri Lake

4.2

8 photos

170 kms from Guwahati

Being home to the Himalayas, Arunachal Pradesh is home to many beautiful lakes but none as beautiful and enrapturing as the Sangetsar Lake or the Madhuri Lake. One of the remotest lakes of the country and perhaps of the world as well, Sangetsar or Madhuri Lake is a breathtaking combination...

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15. Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary

4.2

12 photos

33 kms from Guwahati

Home to the densest population of One-horned Rhinos in the world, the Pobitora Wildlife sanctuary is a small heaven for the wildlife lovers, situated 30 km to the east of Guwahati. It is one of the two treasure troves of the famed and endangered one-horned Rhinos in the world coupled with an amazing...

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16. Kalimpong, West Bengal

4.0

444 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 20 - 27 ° C

Known For : Durpin Dara hill | Cactus Nursery | Deolo Hill

Kalimpong is a virgin hill station in West Bengal renowned for its panoramic valley views, Buddhists monasteries and churches and Tibetan handicrafts etc.

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17. Shillong, Meghalaya

4.2

91 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 18 - 24 ° C

Known For : Mawlynnong | Umiam Lake | Elephant Falls

Born in the laps of nature, Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya and offers every one of its bequeathed element for exploration to the wanderlust.

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18. Umananda Island

4.0

7 photos

48 kms from Guwahati

The smallest river island in the world, Umananda Island is a place with legends aplenty, a place where man and the wilderness co-habit in peace and serenity. Umananda Island lies at the heart of the Mighty Brahmaputra River which flows through the middle of the city of Guwahati. An island with many ...

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19. Dawki

4.0

7 photos

111 kms from Guwahati

A small border town in the Jaintia Hills, Dawki and its famed river Umngot is a must visit if in Meghalaya. Sandwiched between India and Bangladesh, Dawki is a major center of trade between India and Bangladesh. The small city, besides being a trade hub is also famous for its tourism scene, with man...

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20. Cooch Behar, West Bengal

3.2

299 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 24 - 34 ° C

Known For : Rajbari | Sagardihi | Madan Mohan Temple

Cooch Behar, once the province of Koch dynasty, is a small town and it makes a good option for the eco tourists along with those with an inclination toward history and archaeology.

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21. Dooars, West Bengal

3.9

320 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 23 - 33 ° C

Known For : Mahanada Wildlife Sanctuary | Sumsing and Suntalekhola | Latpanchore

Starting from river Teesta in the East to river Sankoshi in the west, Dooars is a local name given to the floodplains of North-East India around Bhutan.

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22. Agartala, Tripura

3.9

462 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 25 - 32 ° C

Known For : Ujjayanta Palace | Neermahal | Tripura Sundari Temple

Home to the Manikya Kings in the past, Agartala is the perfect mix of natural beauty combined with diverse and rich culture.

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23. Jaldapara National Park, West Bengal

3.9

313 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 23 - 34 ° C

Situated in the Eastern foothills of the Himalayas, the Jaldapara Wildlife Sanctuary along with Gorumara National Park is famous for one horned rhinoceros, elephants and Bengal Tigers.

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24. Gorichen Peak

3.7

194 kms from Guwahati

Gorichen Peak is the highest peak of Arunachal Pradesh and it is located between Tawang and West Kameng districts of Arunachal Pradesh. Situated at an altitude of 22,500 feet above sea level, this peak is roughly 164 kilometre from Tawang.

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25. Double Decker Living Root Bridge

3.7

106 kms from Guwahati

A 'root bridge', it is located in Tryna village. Made of the Indian Rubber Tree this is one of the biggest attractions of Cherrapunji.

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26. Kohima, Nagaland

3.3

333 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 18 - 22 ° C

Known For : Dzukou Valley and Japfu Peak | Kohima Museum | Kohima Zoo

A combination of natural and ethnic beauty, and still ruled by the warriors of the Naga tribe, Kohima is a peaceful town with laid back people.

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27. Aizawl, Mizoram

3.8

455 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 20 - 28 ° C

Known For : Durtlang Hills | Reiek | Mizoram State Museum

Aizawl is home to the Mizoram State Museum, along with being the cultural and religious capital of the Mizos.

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28. Manas National Park, Assam

3.7

127 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 23 - 34 ° C

Manas National Park is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage site, a Project Tiger Reserve, an Elephant Reserve and a Biosphere Reserve in Assam.

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29. Kurseong, West Bengal

4.1

458 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 18 - 26 ° C

Known For : Tea Gardens | Eagle's Craig | Ambotia Shiva Mandir

Also known as the 'Land of White Orchids', Kurseong is a hill station located close to Darjeeling famous for its waterfalls, temples and Buddhist gompas apart from the excellent view that the place provides.

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30. Nagaon

3.6

6 photos

98 kms from Guwahati

Nagaon holds the distinction of being Assam's most populous district and one of the largest district in the area. It is also famously known to be the 'Rice bowl of Assam' and is rich in paddy. This district happens to be rich in wildlife too, as a part of this area is covered by the world famous Kaz...

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31. Mayong

3.6

50 kms from Guwahati

Mayong, also known as 'the land of black magic' is a cluster of villages which is situated at a distance of 40kilometress from Guwahati. The village lies on the banks of the Brahmaputra River in the district of Morigaon. Mayong is a famous tourist spot and the famous stories of black magic and the m...

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32. Balpakram National Park

3.5

135 kms from Guwahati

Located near the Garo Hills in Meghalaya in India about 3,000 feet above the sea level, the Balpakram National Park is a famous national park which is well known for its pristine beauty. The word Balpakram means the 'land of perpetual winds', and the national park is blessed with charming grace and ...

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33. Garo Hills

3.5

64 kms from Guwahati

The Garo Hills form the west part of the state and are known for the famous Garo tribes whose belief in nature and folklore are as enchanting as the verdant hills they live in. The Hills are famous for being home to some great waterfalls too.

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34. Jaintia Hills

3.5

130 kms from Guwahati

Forming the southern, eastern and northern part of the state Jaintia Hills are a sacred, pristine patch of hillocks and forest whose beauty and freshness is unparalleled. The part of the erstwhile Jaintia Kingdom the Jaintia Hills are dotted with famous monoliths of stones, unscarred forests and som...

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35. Kyllang Rock

3.5

63 kms from Guwahati

Some 78 km away from Shillong, a unique giant rock made out of red granite, Kyllang Rock is a giant dome placed in the West Khasi Hills of Meghalaya. The Rock which is 5400 ft above sea level and has a width of around 1000 ft is a mammoth block of granite which is part of the Khasi folklore and seem...

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36. Nohsngithiang Falls

3.5

101 kms from Guwahati

Plunging from a height of 315 meters, Nohsngithiang Falls are another wonder that Cherrapunjee has to offer to its visitors. Also known as the Seven-sisters falls, Nohsngithiang is an absolutely amazing sight to behold and not to be missed if you find yourself in the area. Like Nohkalikai Falls, Noh...

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37. Lilabari, Assam

2.4

353 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 24 - 30 ° C

Known For : Adventure sports | Golf

Lilabari is a small town located in North Lakhimpur in Assam. The town is famous for its waterfront, as it is situated on the left bank of Brahmaputra river and beautified with the breathtaking Dirang valley and Sela pass

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38. Gangtok, Sikkim

4.4

446 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 17 - 25 ° C

Known For : MG Road | Nathu La Pass | Rumtek Monastery

Prettily situated on a hillock at an altitude of 1800 meters, Gangtok can be safely said to be one of the most beautiful hill stations in the country.

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39. Darjeeling, West Bengal

4.3

471 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 15 - 24 ° C

Known For : Darjeeling Himalayan Railway | Tiger Hill | Batasia Loop

Household name because of its varieties of teas, Darjeeling is a hill station with vast expanses of tea estates and Tibetan influence in their craft, culture and cuisine.

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40. Rumtek Monastery

4.4

7 photos

340 kms from Guwahati

The Rumtek Monastery is one of the largest and most significant monasteries in Sikkim, perched on top of a hill 23 km from Gangtok. Originally called as the Dharma Chakra Centre, it belongs to the Kargyu sect of Buddhists who originated in Tibet in the 12th century. The monastery is surrounded by ve...

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41. Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary

3.1

153 kms from Guwahati

This royal sanctuary plays home to the royal bengal tiger and many more varieties of flora and fauna. At least 40 mammal species occur in Pakke Tiger Reserve.

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42. Loktak Lake and Sendra Island

4.3

11 photos

273 kms from Guwahati

The largest fresh water lake in the country, Loktak Lake and the Sendra Island on it, are one of the most beautiful attractions of the state. Situated about 50 km from Imphal, Loktak Lake is situated in the valley of Imphal and is home to all the rivers and rivulets that run in the state of Manipur.

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43. Kaziranga National Park, Assam

3.5

232 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 24 - 31 ° C

Home to two-thirds of the world's one horned rhinoceros population, this national park has been declared as a World Heritage Site.

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44. Cherrapunji, Meghalaya

4.5

136 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 19 - 27 ° C

Known For : Double Decker Living Root Bridge | Krem Phyllut | Mawlynnong

The wettest place on the Earth, Cherrapunjee with its clean and pristine surroundings is an excellent place to sit back and unwind.

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45. Gurudongmar Lake

4.2

7 photos

365 kms from Guwahati

Located at the height of 17,100 feet above the sea level, the Gurudongmar Lake is one of the fifteen highest lakes in the world that is located in Sikkim in India. The lake is also the second highest lake in Sikkim, after the Cholamu Lake which is located at the height of 18,000 feet. The splendid a...

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46. Mawsynram, Meghalaya

4.2

138 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 20 - 25 ° C

Known For : Cherrapunjee | Mawlyngbna | Mawsmai Falls

Acknowledged as one of the wettest place in the world, the mesmerizing village of Mawsynram trounces Cherrapunjee by a slight margin in being the wettest place in India.

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47. Reiek

4.2

288 kms from Guwahati

At 1600 meters, Reiek Tlang is one of the highest hills of Mizoram. A place to find peace and serenity, Reiek Tlang calls out to the lovers of nature, adventure and romance. Located some 35 km away from the city of Aizawl, Reiek Tlang provides its visitors an opportunity for trekking with the backdr...

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48. Nathu La Pass

4.2

9 photos

320 kms from Guwahati

Nathula, one of the highest drive roads in the world, is a mountain pass in the Himalayan peaks that co-joins Sikkim and China. Nathula Pass is situated on the Indo-Chinese border and is one of the biggest tourist attractions in India. Several tourists flock here every year for trekking in the valle...

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49. Vantawang Falls

4.2

338 kms from Guwahati

The highest waterfall in the state and the 13th highest in the country, the Vantawng Waterfalls is one of he most mesmerizing waterfalls of the North East. Vantawng falls are the pride of Mizoram and one of its prime attractions. The waterfall which is located 137 km away from the capital city of Ai...

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50. Pemayangtse Monastery

4.2

7 photos

369 kms from Guwahati

The Buddhist monastery of Pemayangtse stands tall on a hilltop overlooking the historical Rabdentse ruins, the former capital of the Kingdom of Sikkim. Pemayangtse translates to 'perfect, sublime lotus' and is said to represent one of the four network of nerves (vessels) in the human body. Dedicated...

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51. Jigme Dorji National Park

4.2

270 kms from Guwahati

If you are fascinate by wildlife while at the same time enjoy driving through different passes then the Jigme Dorji National Park is the place is for you. Indulge yourself in some of the most fascinating adventures as well as enjoying the wildlife as you move along.

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52. Dzukou Valley and Japfu Peak

4.2

10 photos

242 kms from Guwahati

Located some 25 km south of Kohima, Dzukou valley and Japfu Peak offer one of the most breath taking landscapes of the continent. Nagaland is called the 'Switzerland of the East' and Dzukou valley and Japfu Peak provide solid proof to that moniker. Dzukou valley and Japfu Peak trek, is one of the mo...

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53. Lachen

4.2

7 photos

360 kms from Guwahati

Situated in the northern district of Sikkim, Lachen is one of the most beautiful towns in Sikkim and is an attractive tourist spot which is well known for its Lachung monastery. Its natural beauty and serene vegetation are worth commending and it is believed to be one of the most noteworthy and popu...

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54. Yumthang

4.2

9 photos

354 kms from Guwahati

The popular Yumthang Valley in North Sikkim is located 140 km North of Gangtok. Famous as the "Valley of flowers", this is a rare and exotic valley where the tree line ends. Yumthang Valley is a must visit on your holiday to Sikkim and the nearby beautiful town of Lachung is the base station for an ...

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55. Lachung

4.2

7 photos

343 kms from Guwahati

Lachung, a tourist hotspot situated in North Sikkim is a splendid destination that is sited at the spot where two tributaries Lachung and Lachen meet. This town is a popular tourist attraction because of the many waterfalls that gush in this area. Glimpses of snow covered mountains can also be caugh...

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56. Thangu Valley

4.2

7 photos

372 kms from Guwahati

Thangu, situated at an altitude of 13,500 ft. is a beautiful village which is about two hours ' drive from Lachen. It is a comfortable village where the tourists usually choose to relax before they proceed to Guru-Dongmar Lake, Muguthang or Cho Lhamu Lake. There is a beautiful Guest House at Chopta ...

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57. Cholamu Lake

4.2

6 photos

361 kms from Guwahati

14th highest lake in the world and the highest lake in India, the Cholamu Lake in North Sikkim is situated at an altitude of 18000 feet from the sea level. While coming down the slope around 300 feet from Donkiala pass ( 18300 feet ), you can get the first sight of this moderately sized, almost froz...

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58. Touphema Village

4.2

246 kms from Guwahati

Built by the local community in partnership with the Tourism Department of Nagaland, Touphema village is a collection of small huts build in Naga design and decorated like a traditional Naga household intending on giving the tourists the feel of living in a Naga tribal house.

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59. Geyzing

4.2

8 photos

368 kms from Guwahati

The capital city of the West Sikkim District, Geyzing is located at an altitude of 6,500 feet above the sea level with lofty and majestic mountains of the Himalayan range surrounding the city. The river Rangeet surges in the western part of the city. Keeping aside the scenic beauty of the nature tha...

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60. Siliguri, West Bengal

4.7

427 kms from Guwahati

Current Weather: 24 - 34 ° C

Known For : Mahananda Weir Wildlife Sanctuary | Salugara Monastery | The Science City

Siliguri, also known as the Gateway of North East India, is a city in North Bengal famous for its temples and tea gardens

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