Know About splendid and eventful Dream Holiday at Himalayan Destination Tezpur – Assam : Tezpur Tour and Travel Guide

Tezpur a few words to describe the city , Amazingly picturesque, luxuriant green valleys, fascinating hill surroundings, towering Himalayan peaks covered with milky white snow and miles and miles extended soft green carpet of tea plantation, this what is known to world as the Tezpur city.

Situated on the banks of might river Brahamputra, Tezpur is enriched with scenic beauty to the extant that at first instant it is hard to believe that one is watching  is reality and a dream.

Lavish tea gardens and fabulously magnificent archaeological ruins, calm cool healthy Himalayan breezes and unmatched scenic beauty are the natural charms of Tezpur tourism. Tezpur tour gets additional glitter with diversified display of wildlife of Assam and Arunachal. Famous wildlife destinations of Kaziranga and Twang are accessible from Tezpur.

City name is derived from the Sanskrit words Teza [meaning blood] and Pur [meaning town or city]. Indian history pages says that place was originally known as Sonitpur and during the war between Krishna’s army and Banasura’s army, the land become over shaded with blood and since those days place is known as Tezpur.

To accommodate tourists there are many lodges, Guest houses and hotels in the city. Tezpur Hotels are not matching in providing modern amenities of the metro cities but the worm welcome and the affectionate service that tourist gets here remains alive in minds even several months after the tour. You might be thinking about tour essential info but by being here you need to worry about it as this page is complete tour and travel guide for the Tezpur.


Vital Tourist Information : Tezpur

Location :
Tezpur city is part of Sonitpur district of Assam state, situated at a distance of 180 km from Guwahati, the commercial capital of Assam, on the north banks of river Brahamputra.


Near By City : Guwahati


State : Assam [India]


Famous as / For :
Tea Plantation, Mesmerising Himalayan scenic beauty and fascinating archaeological ruins.


Weather & Climate :
Climate of Tezpur remain pleasant through out the year though high humidity is a problem.


Temperature :
Summer : Max. 36°C Min. 18°C
Winter : Max 22°C Min. 7°C


Best Time to Visit :
Months of October to May have climatic conditions favoring for pleasure trips and this is the best time to visit Tezpur in Assam.


Spoken Languages :
Assamese - Bodo - Nepali - Bengali - Hindi [English is limited to Selective class]


Dining / Food Facility :
Tezpur hotels serves Indian, Continental, Chinese and Mughlai cuisine. Amazing thing is that one will find a different, never before experienced taste and aroma.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Tezpur is good shopping place for purchasing handicrafts of Assam and world renowned Assam Tea.


Travel Tips :
Foreign travelers are opt to get permit for entering this restricted area of northeast India.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Agnigarh - Bhalukpong - Bomdila - Bhomoraguri - Cole Park - Kaziranga - Nameri National Park - Orang Wildlife Sanctuary - The Hazara Pukhuri - Bamuni Hills
There are the some of the tourist attractions of Tezpur tour.


How To Reach Tezpur Assam [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Tezpur Balipara Light Railway [since 1885] is the oldest railway line of the area. Siliguri and Guwahati are convenient rail stations for getting here by train journey.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
National highway 37 is connected Tezpur with other city on road travel. Government and private luxury buses are running between Tezpur and other cities such as Jorhat, Sibsagar, Guwahati, Itanagar, Bamdila, Tawang, Kaziranga and Siliguri etc.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Tezpur is on air travel route with regular daily domestic flight from Kolkatta and Guwahati.