Situated in Sonitpur district of Assam, Tezpur is an important travel destination for the traveler who likes to uncover unknown heritage sites during a quiet vacation.
Tezpur is located at the bank of the Brahmaputra River and also Known as City of eternal romance in assam.
To reach Tezpur, You can either Take a Flight from your destination to Guwahati and Then There is a 6 Hours journey to tezpur By bus or share cabs which are easily available In guwahati.
Some of The major destinations that you cannot miss to explore in Tezpur are as below
since Childhood i used to hear about mighty Brahmaputra, I always had a dream to Explore it so had to see it for myself.
KALIA BHOMORA BRIDGE
Kalia Bhomora Setu is a pre-stressed concrete road bridge over the Brahmaputra River near Tezpur in Assam. This bridge connects Sonitpur on the north bank with Nagaon District on the south bank.
The length of this bridge is 3015 meters.
This bridge is a major attraction for all the tourists and There are lot of hotels Built around the bridge to give you a serene experience.
KAZIRANGA NATIONAL PARK
Indian wildlife has been the primary attraction for tourists since ages. Blessed with richness and diversity, India defines its wildlife with rare and endangered species.
Kaziranga National Park is a UNESCO World Heritage site and is home to over 2000 rhinos – the world’s largest population of one-horned rhinoceroses.
And it’s not just rhinos in Kaziranga, this national park is also home to many other animals, including 1,300 Asian Elephants, 1,800 Wild Buffaloes and many deers. The Kaziranga National Park is only open to tourists between 1stNovember and 30 April.
You can also choose the lodges available inside for a scenic experience. Avoid visiting during monsoon as the Flood level Increases and the entry is restricted during that time.
In the beautiful city of Tezpur, a picturesque park is located, called the Cole Park. The park has recently been renamed as Chitralekha Udayan Park, after the name of a famous person in the Aniruddha Usha love story.
Located amidst a number of misty hillocks and green terrains and blue lakes, this park is well known for its breathtaking scenic beauty. Inside the park there is a serene lake, in which boating can be done. The park remains open from 9 am to 7 pm.
It has open spaces, open air stage and restaurants for the entertainment of the visitors.
some of the ancient relics from nearby areas have been transported to the park, in order to facilitate public viewing, among which the most important being the inscription of Bhomoraguri, depicting an ancient plan of building a bridge on the River Brahmaputra is the most prominent one.
There are a number of entertaining rides in the park including bump a car, and a few water sports in the horse shaped lake. Beautiful flowers, Sunset, And Greenery is best seen here.
Tezpur is the most cleanest part of Assam that is also a hidden gem. In every corner of a city you can find Small Pokhri (Ponds) installed To attract the visitors.
You can also visit the famous Tea Gardens In Majuli, And experience How Tea leaves are produced and Further processed into Green tea or Tea.
Tezpur is a less crowded city that offers peace And tranquility. And last but not the least, The reason I’m writing about Tezpur is that, It is my birth city as well. So whenevr you are visiting North East or Assam, Do explore this hidden gem for a lifetime Experience.