Assam is popular worldwide for its tea estates and rich biodiversity due to the presence of luxuriant forests and plains. However, there are also certain places in Assam which attract tourists due to their beautiful appearance, especially when captured in a frame.
Hence, there are also some of the most photogenic places in Northeast India. Would you like to embark on a journey to these beautiful places in Assam which assuredly resemble heavenly beauty? Ranging from lakes to hill station, it has everything within its boundaries.
Kaziranga National Park
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Spread over an area of 43 square kilometres in the Golaghat and Nagaon districts of Assam, Kaziranga National Park is immensely popular for its one-horned rhinoceroses. Abundant in elephant grass, marshland and tropical forests, this beautiful national park is home to thousands of species of plants and animals.
Filled with green trees and rich wildlife, Kaziranga National Park has to be added to the list of most beautiful places in Assam due to its peaceful environment and lush greenery. From colourful migratory birds to endangered species of animals, there is everything which an ideal national park boasts of. Excited to visit this wonderful park now?
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Who would not love to sip the finest tea in India with one of the finest flavours in the world? Yes, Dibrugarh is popular for its tea estates spread over miles of kilometres and therefore, it is also known as the tea city of India.
Engulfed in the greenery of its tea plantations and colourful vegetation, Dibrugarh is definitely one of the most beautiful places in Assam which should not be missed by any nature lover. Sitting amidst the flourishing gardens of Dibrugarh and tasting some of the best flavours of tea is something anyone would love to experience. So, why not plan a trip to Dibrugarh?
Also known as the Switzerland of Northeast India, Haflong is the only hill station in the state of Assam which is popular amongst tourists. The essence of heavenly beauty can be felt emerging from every corner of Haflong.
The major town of Haflong is also well known for its beautiful lake and is surrounded by small hills. It is rightly said that the natural beauty of Assam cannot be defined without the discussion of Haflong. Would you like to get yourself here, amidst the green vibrant lawns, and explore its exotic beauty?
Another marvellous place in Assam which defines its beauty in terms of ancient history is Sivasagar. Once the capital of Ahom dynasty of Northeast India, today it is home to several historic monuments, which reflect the glorious past of the state. Apart from its Ahom palaces and monuments, Sivasagar is also known for its tea and oil industries.
The major reason why this wonderful town is one of the most beautiful places in Northeast India is that it tells the tales of survival and existence of the Ahom dynasty and narrates wonderful stories of its past through the presence of monuments such as Rang Ghar, Sivasagar Tai Museum and Sivasagar Sivadol. The best portraits of history can also be framed on the land of Sivasagar.
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Majuli is the world's biggest river island covering an area of 352 square kilometres with the highest elevation at 85 metres. Dotted with several residences and aquatic vegetation on its surface, Majuli is also the first island in India to be declared a district. Located on Brahmaputra river, Majuli is home to hundreds of settlements and is accessible by ferries from Jorhat. Who would not want to witness such grandeur and unforgettable beauty?