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Jorhat is categorised as Plantations

Thengal Manor Jorhat
Hollongapar Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary (Photo Courtesy: Macaca77)

Reasons to Visit
  • Jorhat is base town for many a plantations around the area
  • Gibbon Sanctuary and Majuli Island are accessed from Jorhat.
  • Jorhat is home of the "Tocklai Research Association (TRA)" is the oldest and the largest tea research station of its kind in the world.
  • One can visit the ancient remnants of the Ahom dynasty in the surrounding areas.
  • The Temple of Buri Gohani and the two burial vaults (maidam) of the great kings, Lachit Borphukan and Purandar Sinha can be visited from here
  • Jorhat is visited by experiential travellers to Tea bungalows around the area
Know It
  • One is required to take a boat ride to visit Majuli Island at a point about 30 kms from Jorhat
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Jorhat
  • Nearest Railway Station - Dibrugarh (130 kms), Tinsukia (187 kms), Guwahati (310 kms)
  • Jorhat is an Ex-Guwahati Getaway
  • Jorhat is connected by Air with Kolkata

Jorhat has 3 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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2 verified holiday itineraries are listed for Jorhat

Getaway (1-3 nights)1
Short Break (4-6 nights)1

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List of Holidays for Jorhat


  • Jorhat Plantation and Cultural Getaway (3 Nights)

Short Break

  • Jorhat Plantation and Heritage Getaway with Kaziranga (5 Nights)

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Jorhat has 1 Transport services that can be booked online. Click here for reviewing and booking them.

Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Guwahati Pickup and Drop to JorhatRs. 6572

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Destination Ideas

  • Hollongapar Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Mahabaahu Cruise - Brahmaputra Cruise Experience
  • Majuli Island Pilgrimage
  • Pani Dihing Wildlife Sanctuary

Festivals linked to Jorhat (Assam)

  • Bihu
  • Tea Festival Johrat

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Majuli has been the cultural capital of Assam since the 16th century and today is one of the largest Riverine islands in the world.Majuli is now visited for its Satras (monasteries and hermitages). Majuli is visited from Jorhat and accessible via a boat ride. The area is also a bird watchers paradise (Nov - March). There are number of craft centres here that are excellent in Mask makng and Pottery.
    Activity, Arts Crafts Culture
    Bird Watching, Craft Village, Cultural Centre
  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Hollongapar Gibbon Wildlife sanctuary, more popularly known as Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary lies near Jorhat (19 kms). The primate community of Gibon Wildlife Sanctuary consists of four species of macaques, one species each of langur, gibbon and loris. There are more than 200 varieties of Birds found in the area.
    Walking, Bird Watching

Destinations within reach from Jorhat

  • Majuli ( 20 Km )

    Majuli is the cultural capital and the cradle of Assamese civilization for over five hundred more

  • Sibsagar ( 57 Km )

    Sibsagar is a fast developing town in commercial, industrial and educational activities on Jorhat more

  • Kaziranga ( 82 Km )

    Declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1985, Kaziranga is internationally renowned for its more

  • Tezpur ( 162 Km )

    Tezpur is just 180 km from Guwahati, the commercial capital of Assam. Tezpur is base point to more

  • Tinsukia ( 187 Km )

    Tinsukia is an industrial and commercial centre of Assam dealing in agricultural products such as more

  • Guwahati ( 310 Km )

    Guwahati on the Brahmaputra River is the largest city in the North-East Region of India. It is a more

  • Bomdila ( 320 Km )

    Bomdila is lies enroute to Tawang and guests stay here for a night before moving onwards to more

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Getting There

Locality NameDescriptionSuitable ForHotels (Nos)
GatoongaTea estate area around JorhatExperiential1
JalukonibariTea estate area around Jorhat from where Gibbon Sanctuary is accessibleExperiential1
SangsuaTea estate area around JorhatExperiential1
Town CentreCity centre area, base town for plantations around the area.Transit/Business-
Airport in Jorhat
  • Rowriah Airport ( JRH ) , Jorhat
Nearest Railway Stations in Jorhat
  • Dibrugarh ( DBRG ), Dibrugarh-130 Kms
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