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Guwahati, the gateway to the northeast, is situated on the banks of the Brahmaputra River.

The capital city of Assam, Guwahati was once called Pragjyotishpur — "the light of the East" — a name given to it due to its importance as an astrological center.

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Suggested itinerary featuring Guwahati

This sample itinerary will give you an idea of what is possible when you travel in Guwahati, and showcases routes we know work particularly well. Treat this as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.

Map of Guwahati

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