Assam is a state in the Northern-east region in India. It is situated in the valley of Bramhaputra & Barak Rivers and in the southern area of Himalaya. The total area covers 78,438 km2 (30,285 sq mi). This state is surrounded by Meghalaya, Bhutan, Nagaland, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and off course Bangladesh. We love to share our experience in Assam along with the visiting places in Assam as well as Guwahati.
Does anyone know that Assam is the first state where oil was drilled first? We all are aware of the known facts of Assam like its tea plants and Assam silk also. Assam is one of the famous tourist destinations. Kamakhya Temple is a well-known temple in India. We stayed in Guwahati in Assam for one day. I will describe our journey in Guwahati. The distance between Kolkata and Assam is around 615 KM.
How to reach Assam
By Air: From Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore and also other cities we can easily get flights to Assam. from Kolkata it will take 1 hour 15 minutes to reach Guwahati’s Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport.
By Train: We can get trains which are available from all the cities to Assam. From the metropolitan cities, especially from Kolkata, it takes around 19 to 22 hours to reach Assam.
By Road: Highways are there, that can easily go for Assam. By car, it takes around 26 hours to reach Assam from Kolkata, or we can get buses also. It takes around 24 hours to reach Assam from Kolkata.
Visiting Places in Assam