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Guwahati, the gateway to the North East, 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 centre.

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Suggested itineraries featuring Guwahati

Our itineraries will give you suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Guwahati, and they showcase routes we know work particularly well. Treat them as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.

Map of Guwahati

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    Places near Guwahati

    Accommodation choices for Guwahati

    We’ve selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Guwahati. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.

    • RV Charaidew (cruise boat), Guwahati

      RV Charaidew cruise boat


      The Charaidew is a 38 m long passenger boat which has been converted to offer 12 air conditioned en suite cabins on the upper deck.