Do you know? Dibrugarh is known as the “Tea City of India”. Here you will find some topmost Tourist Places in Dibrugarh to visit. Dibrugarh is a large city and it is one of the major cities among the others, it is almost 439 km from Guwahati.
The name Dibrugarh was derived from the word “Dibrumukha”. ‘Dibru’ is the name of a river and ‘mukh’ means mouth.
If you want to visit here you will see some great culture and historic places, in Dibrugarh, there are several types of people.
So let us explore some of the famous tourist places here.
Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary
It is one of the beautiful tourist places in Dibrugarh. Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary is a Rainforest, it is located between Dibrugarh and Tinsukia with an area of almost 111 sq. km.
The sanctuary is divided into 3 different parts mainly Upper Dihing River, Dirok Rainforest and Jeypore.
Here you will find two types of elephant reserves, the first one is Dehing Patkai Elephant Reserve, and the second one being Dibru-Deomali.
The rainforest is also known as the Amazon of the east. This is because you will find different types of flora and fauna here.
Visitors who come here love the Orchid flowers and wild bananas.
Do you know? Here you will find 293+ species of birds and almost 30 different types of butterfly species and about 50+ species of mammals and reptile species each.
Some of the animals which you can see here are Hoolock Gibbon, Clouded Leopard, Capped Asiatic Elephant, Pig-tailed Macaque, Black Panther, Tiger, Langur, and Black Bear.
Every tourist who comes here asks the same that do these animals harm people?
But you don’t need to worry about it these animals will not do anything until you do nothing.
The Jagannath Tempel is a great attraction in Dibrugarh. The temple is a replica of the Shri Jagannath Temple in Puri, Odhisha.
The temple is made up of red stones and it is located in the Khanikar TE area.
It was constructed by the workers who live in Odisha and all the devotees of Lord Jagannath.
If you want a tour of temples this is can be the best place for you. You can visit here anytime in the daytime.
If you are in Dibrugarh the temple is a must-go place for you.
Joy Rainforest is another tourist attraction in Dibrugarh. The forest is spread over an area of 10 sq. km.
You will be amazed to know that there are 102 species of orchids grown here, and you will also find Hollong trees 50 meters long.
Ajae, Nahar, Segun, Bohot, and Sam are some names of the trees that you can find here.
The forest is well known for some famous animals, some of the animals are Elephants, Hornbills, Spotted Deer, Flying Squirrels, Leopards, Pythons, and Langurs.
During the second week of February the rainforest festival starts, this will be the best time to visit here so if you want to enjoy the festival please visit here.
And don’t worry about the transportations you will find many taxis and buses all the time.
People here celebrate rainforest festival in the month of February. So if you are planning to visit here this time will be the best to visit.
Elephant riding, rafting, trekking, camping, and bird watching are some of the activities you can enjoy here.
Naharkatia is one of the famous tourist places in Dibrugarh. This place is a big hub for the tea plantation in Dibrugarh.
The story behind the name of the place is quite interesting but tragic, once upon a time, there was a prince named Nahar who was beheaded by an Ahom noble named Kalia near the railway station.
The place is also very famous among the local peoples, it’s a picnic place as well.
You can visit by bus or car. You will find this place very peaceful.
The best time to visit here in the winter season, during Durga puja you will find the place is decorated beautifully.
If you are visiting Dibrugarh this can be the best place for water activities. This is one of the famous rivers of India, its also the one of the longest river.
Rafting is the famous water sport you can enjoy here. The rafting starts from the upper Brahmaputra, Tuting is the place where the enjoyment begins.
The distance of the rafting route is about 180km, in between the route there are some greeney tropical rain forest you can enjoy.
It will be an unforgettable experience here, depending upon your choice you can choose to cover any stretch of the rafting route.