Guwahati, India

Guwahati is an ancient urban area, the largest city of state/region, the major metropolis of eastern India (Assam) and one of the fastest developing cities of India. Being a major commercial and educational hub, it is home to premier institutions such as the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Gauhati University, and Cotton College. The city is a major center for cultural activities and sporting events, as well as a centre for administrative and political activities of Assam. It is also an important regional hub for transportation.

The city is located between the banks of the Brahmaputra River and the foothills of the Shillong plateau, with LGB International Airport to the west and the town of Narengi to the east.

Many ancient Hindu temples are in the city, so Guwahati is also known as the "The City of Temples". Dispur, the capital of the Indian state of Assam, is in the circuit city region located within Guwahati and is the seat of the Government of Assam.

Guwahati's region hosts diverse wildlife including rare animals such as Asian Elephants, Pythons, Tigers, Rhinoceros, Gaur, primate species and endangered birds.

Guwahati has a humid subtropical climate (Köppen climate classification Cwa), falling just short of a tropical savanna climate.

Guwahati, being on the bank of Brahmaputra River, is connected to National Waterways No 2, with a terminal at Pandu. It is used for movement of bulk & general cargo, passenger vessels and tourist vessels. Several passenger ferry services are also operated by the state Inland Water Transport department for transportation of passengers across the River Brahmaputra.

One of the major attractions of Guwahati is the River Cruise on the Brahmaputra River. On board luxurious cruise vessels, tourists can relax and enjoy the beautiful view of the sunset.

General Information:

Population: Metro: 960,787 (2011)
Languages: • Official: Assamese, English
Currency: Indian Rupee
Time zone: IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN: 781 XXX
Telephone code: +91 - (0) 361 - XX XX XXX

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Cruises from Guwahati, India

Cruise Date Duration
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 31/10/21 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 08/11/21 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 14/11/21 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 16/11/21 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 24/11/21 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 28/11/21 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 18/12/21 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 26/12/21 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 26/12/21 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 03/01/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 09/01/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 11/01/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 19/01/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 23/01/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 27/01/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 04/02/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 06/02/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 12/02/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 20/02/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 20/02/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 28/02/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 06/03/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 08/03/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 16/03/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 20/03/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 24/03/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 01/04/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 09/04/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 17/04/22 7 nts
Kindat Pandaw, The Mighty Brahmaputra ex Guwahati Return 25/04/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 02/10/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 16/10/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 30/10/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 13/11/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 27/11/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 11/12/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 25/12/22 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 08/01/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 22/01/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 05/02/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 19/02/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 05/03/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 19/03/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 02/04/23 7 nts
Mahabaahu, Upstream ex Guwahati to Neamati 16/04/23 7 nts