North east India is a very famous area in the country for having a much more different everything from the rest of the country. This area is considered to be the most linguistically diverse and ethnic region of India. North-East India consist a total number of 7 states. These states are popular throughout the world for its traditions and cultures. You will find around 200 languages spoken in NER among which, the main 3 belong to 3 historic families of Sino Tibetan, Indo Aryan and Austric. Bengali and Assamese languages are also represented by Indo Aryans. This region comprises of the 7 states which include Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland and Tripura. These are all situated in the arms of the Himalayas of east region. These ranges extend as far from west bengal upto sikkim's eastern part.
The location of North East is very important, as far as international relations are concerned. It shares borders with Myanmar, china, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Tibet. So, it becomes strategically one of the most important part of India. As far as tourism is concerned, north east India has grown as a great region to host millions of tourists every year. This region is mainly characterised by high seismicity, heavy precipitation and rich biodiversity that attracts a large number of tourists. The states in north east India are full of spices, fruits, vegetables, forest, plantation and high rate of cultivation. North east India is famous for the natural beauty it offers to the tourists. You will get to see many beautiful places in north east. Millions of tourists are also attracted to the fact that while on your trip to north east, you get to visit seven states of India which are completely different from each other. Here we will be talking about the beautiful city of Guwahati. It is the main hub in north east for tourists.
Places to visit in North east - Guwahati:
One of the largest city in Assam is Guwahati which is located in the capital city Dispur of Assam. It is fastest growing city and on the eastern india map, Guwahati is ranked as 2nd largest city after the state of Kolkata. It climate is subtropical and you can enjoy summer from months April to may, June to September for monsoon, October to March for winter. You can reach Guwahati by air, road, train and bus. As Guwahati is the major hub city for all the flights in northeast India and is known as Borjhar Airport or Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International. Major cities are connected with Guwahati by train like bangalore, Mumbai, chandigarh, Chennai, hyderabad and New Delhi. Three national highways passes through this city which make bus or car to reach Guwahati faster, these are NH 31, NH 37 and NH 40. Some of the best places to visit in Guwahati are
● Assam State Museum : it showcases the culture and history of Northeast and is popular sightseeing attraction of Guwahati. It was constructed in 1940 with different galleries of architecture, epigraphy and iconography.
● Kamakhya Temple : indeed it is best pilgrimage place to visit in Northeast India. Here many festivals are celebrated.
● Alfresco Grand : you all should visit this place to enjoy the dinner and it is located on the bank of Brahmaputra River. This place offers you awesome scenery with energetic dance performance.
● Guwahati Planetarium : you can visit this place with your friends. You can see the glimpse of space by taking part in many astronomical activities.
Above are given some important details about the beautiful city of Guwahati. This is all about places to visit in North east - Guwahati.