Assam: Nagaon


The place, about 120 km away from Guwahati, is not popularly known for its suave in the immediate vicinity but Bardua, a destination about 11 km off Nagaon is a famous consecrated place for Vaishnavites (A sect of Hindu community) as the birth place of Shankardev, a vaishnavite saint. A temple along with a reverence room is built on the temple premise in remembrance of Shankardev.

Dabka, located at a distance of 48 km from Nagaon, on A.T Road, showcases the ruins of the historical sculptures. You can watch how local people catch the untamed elephants in Dabka.

How to reach:
Take a train from Guwahati to Nagaon. Numerous passenger and express trains are running regularly on this route. People who want to travel by road can avail buses from Guwahati to Nagaon.

Where to stay:
Hotel Bidisha, Hotel Relax, Hotel Bahagi, Chowdhury Lodge, Boras Inn, and Shree Rajasthan Hotel.

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