Nagaon

Nagaon, is a city and a municipal board in Nagaon district in the Indian state of Assam. The Kolong River, a tributary of the Brahmaputra River, flows through Nagaon and in the process divides the city into two distinct regions: Nagaon and Haibargaon. There are several beels, marshy areas and swamps in the district and many wetlands from the channels of the Kolong and Kopili rivers.

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Bordowa Toran Satra
16 kms from Nagaon city limits
History

Bordowa Toran is one of the best picnic spots situated in the state of Assam. Bordowa Toran is located in Nagaon limits. The falls is around 16 kms from the Nagaon city centre, or it is a 30-minute drive.

Also known as the Bordowa, Bordowa Toran is a popular historic place and picnic spot in the state of Assam. Bordowa Toran is a birthplace of the popular artist and dramatist of Assam, Srimanta Sankardeva. Shrimata Sankaradeva was also the propagator of Vaisnavism in Assam. Bordowa Toran is also famous for its two satras, which are Narowa Satra and Salaguri Satra. The Bordowa To...

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Chapnalla Falls
28 kms from Nagaon city limits
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Chapanalla Falls is one of the best picnic spots situated in the state of Assam. The falls is around 28 kms from the Nagaon city centre.

Also known as Champawati Kunda, Chapanalla falls is a waterfall located in Chapanalla town. The Champawati Kunda is located in the dense premises of Laokhowa Wild Life Sanctuary. Apart from flora and fauna found in the area, migratory birds also find favour in this area during the winter season. The waterfall is an excellent and peaceful waterfall and is an astounding vacation destination in the region of Nagaon.

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Durga Mandir, Puranigudam
12 kms from Nagaon city limits
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Durga Mandir, Puranigudam is not very far away from Nagaon district centre point and is situated in the small town of Puranigudam which is 12 kms away from Nagaon district.

Durga Mandir, Puranigudam has something different and is popular for the same. The idol of Maa Durga in the temple is made of Bael wood. It is believed that the idol is almost a century old. Due to the idol, the temple is of special interest for tourists. There are many other natural attractions nearby like hills, waterfalls.

Durga Mandir, Puranigudam can be visited during daytime. ...

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The Hatimura Temple, a Shakti temple, is located at Silghat, Nagaon district of Assam. It is located at a distance of 29. 5 kms from Nagaon city center.

The Hatimura Temple was built, probably on the ruins of an old stone temple, during the reign of Ahom king Pramatta Singha in 1667 Sakabda (1745-46 AD). It used to be an important centre of Shaktism in ancient Assam. It is a brick temple which exists in a very dilapidated condition. The presiding goddess is Durga which is known here by the divine name of 'Mahisamardini' and also as 'Mahishasurmardini'.

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Hojai Town
55 kms from Nagaon city limits
Nature

Hojai Town is one of the best-maintained towns situated in the state of Assam. The town is around 55 kilometres from the Nagaon city centre, or it is an hour drive.

Formerly being a part of Nagaon district, Hojai Town is located in Hojai district of Assam. Hojai Town is famous for its transformation of a tehsil to a district with two other tehsils. It is an amazing place with lots of natural amusements around the place. Hojai Towan is also known as the granary of Assam and is the centre of Agar perfume industry and is a famous wholesale market of rice.

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Laokowa Wildlife Sanctuary
20 kms from Nagaon city limits
Wildlife

Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the wildlife sanctuaries parks situated in the state of Assam. The park is around 20 kms from the Nagaon city centre, or it is a 40-minute drive.

Located on the banks of Brahmaputra river, Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the best-protected wildlife sanctuaries in the state of Assam. It is home of Great Indian one-horned Rhinoceros. The sanctuary is spread on an area of 70 sq. kms. There are 225 bird species, 39 species of fish and 14 special species of reptiles. The wild sanctuary is considered as the home of endangered species. Besides...

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Marar Park, Nagaon
Within Nagaon city limits
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Situated on MG Road, at a distance of 1. 5 Kms from the center, one can reach the Marar Park in under 10 minutes via the AT and MG Road. Marar Park is the only proper park in the city of Nagaon bringing in the essential need for place to hangout and revitalise oneself.

Spread in a small area, the Marar Park is very common hangout place in the whole of the city providing a much needed break from the monotonous life and being a haven for children. Reaching the park, one is welcomed with a gated entry with large fonts stating the name of the park, upon entering one can find a much gre...

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Pokhi Tirtha
16 kms from Nagaon city limits
Wildlife

Pokhi Tirtha is one of the best picnic spots situated in the state of Assam. The bird site is around 16 kms from the Nagaon city centre, or it is a 30-minute drive.

Also known as Samaguri Bill, Pokhi Tirtha is a bird site in eastern part of Nagaon. The migratory birds arrive here during the winter season and stay for around three months. Numerous transitory flying creations put from various parts of the world arrive here. For bird lovers, it is a paradise. Different species of birds will attract one in every way possible and gives a lot of memories to carry away.

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Raha Markets, Nagaon
23 kms from Nagaon city limits

Raha Markets is a best-maintained market situated in the state of Assam. The market is around 23 kms from the Nagaon city centre, or it is a 40-minute drive.

Raha Markets, named after a warrior of Ahom Kingdom, is one of the prominent trade centres in Assam. Raha Markets is created for agricultural products like jute, paddy and mustard.

Visitors can ideally spend around two hours, on a visit to Hojai Town. It is recommended to visit the Raha Market during timings 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM. ...

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Ranthali
8 kms from Nagaon city limits
History

Ranthali is a village in the Raha Tehsil of Assam. This village is located approximately 8 kms away from Nagaon town.

Ranthali is renowned for its traditional Assamese gold plated ornaments. The village is surrounded by tribal settlements such as Dighaliati, Chaparmukh, Bagulajan, Amsoi, Dakhin and Jajial. Ranthali village is famous for Assamese jewellery business not only in the state but also in other parts of the country. The village is thickly populated and almost 90 per cent of the total families are engaged in Assamese Jewellery business. Hence, jewellery making is the main occ...

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Facing the Samaguri Lake Tourism Project, the Rockland Park is located in Samaguri Grant falling around 24 Kms from Nagaon, it can be reached in around 45 minutes via the AT Road and NH 127. Falling under Nagaon District, the Rockland Park serves as the only recreational park in the city of Samaguri.

The location of Rockland Park serves as one of the highlights of the park as it faces the beautifully carved Samaguri Lake Tourism Project, the project has cabin houses all along the water body providing for a breathtaking view from within. Rockland Park itself is quite a package for c...

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