Visit Guwahati - Best of Guwahati

Guwahati also called Pragjyotishpur earlier, which means city of Eastern Light, is a major city in the state of Assam. The capital of Assam, Dispur is located within the city of Guwahati. The city lies along the south bank of the mighty Brahmaputra with undulating hills, the airport and other small towns on the other side of the city. Guwahati is a major city but its extensive green cover is a haven for rare flora and fauna, which flourish in the city’s environment.

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The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Guwahati

  • Save 7% North east Himalayan motorcycle tour
    North east Himalayan motorcycle tourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 15 Days

    This is a 15 day tour that will take us through some very bad roads and high passes but the route is very interesting and wit...

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  • Day Trip to Shillong with Lunch
    Day Trip to Shillong with LunchNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 10 Hrs

    Shillong is the capital and hill station of Meghalaya, also known as "The Abode of Clouds", one of the smallest states in Ind...

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  • Guwahati Kamakhya Temple Day Tour
    Guwahati Kamakhya Temple Day TourNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 10 Hrs

    Description:Situated on the banks of the river Brahmaputra, Guwahati is the largest city in the state of Assam and the gatewa...

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  • Explore the one horn Rhino with eco  nature camp
    Explore the one horn Rhino with eco nature campNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Days

    Explore the Kaziranga national park famous one horn Rhino with jungle safari with affordable nature Eco camp

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Facts and Stats for Guwahati*

  • Pollution Statistics in Guwahati

    Know the pollution level of Guwahati before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 70.21 (High)
    • Water Pollution 83.97 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 61.84 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 80.36 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.2 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 81.88 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 57.56 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 61.49 (High)
  • Guwahati: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Guwahati for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Guwahati.

    • Burglary and Theft 61.67 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.64 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85.94 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 28.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70.31 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35.94 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 10 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.67 (Moderate)
  • Living in Guwahati - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Guwahati is 120.15 (High)

    • Safety Index 50.11 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 71.86 (High)
    • Pollution Index 81.69 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 22.59 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 69.6 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.03 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 71.37 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Guwahati

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Guwahati

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.91 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.68 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 48.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.98 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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