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Dispur City

Country: India
Location: Northeast part of India
Altitude: 55 m
Language: Assamese
Known for: Capital of Assam
Nearby Cities: Guwahati

Located in the north-east part of India, Dispur is the capital of state Assam. Dispur is situated on the outer edge of Guwahati, Dispur is a small, peaceful, and beautiful capital. Earlier Assam and Meghalaya were one state and which capital was Shillong but in the year 1973, Assam is separated from Meghalaya and the capital shillong came in the jurisdiction of Meghalaya and remained the capital of Meghalaya itself. Hence, Assam needed to make a new capital; so, Dispur has been made the capital of Assam.

By virtue of being the administrative centre, all the Government and other administrative offices are located in Dispur. Surprisingly, Dispur is also very much popular for its tea auctions market.

Dispur Tourism
Geographically, it is positioned in the environs of Eastern Himalaya Mountain region, it has wonderful landscapes. So, in spite of being an earthquake vulnerable region, it is fascinating place for tourism as well.

The Important Tourists' Attractions:
Fascinating Landscapes
Shankardev Kalakshetra Ashram
Shilpagram: It is popular for cultural and handicraft heritage of Assam
Tea Auction Market

How to Reach??
By Road: Dispur is well connected with the city Guwahati. You can take public or private transport from Guwahati to reach Dispur. Besides, Assam Trunk Road and the G S Road pass through Dispur.
By Rail: Guwahati is the nearest railway station from Dispur. Guwahati is linked with all major cities and towns of India.
By Air: Located at the distance of about 18 km, Guwahati Airport is the nearest airport. The Guwahati Airport serves daily flight for Major cities of India including Kolkata, Mumbai, Delhi and all capital of north-east states.

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