Agnigarh, Tezpur Agnigarh, Tezpur

Agnigarh, Tezpur

An ancient site of love

Located in the city of Tezpur, Agnigarh fort is a historical splendor of Assam. The hillock lies on the banks of the river Brahmaputra and has a beautiful landscape. The entire view of Tezpur can be captured from its hilltop.  The Legend of the Immortal love story of Princess Usha and prince Aniruddha, the grand son of Lord Krishna is based on this hillock. 

An ancient site of love flight


The closest airport is the Saloni Airport, situated at a distance of 10 km from Tezpur, in the Sonitpur district. This airport receives domestic flights from the airports at Jorhat, Guwahati and Kolkata. The main airlines operating in this area is the Indian Airlines. The airport has daily flights from Guwahati and three flights per week to Kolkata and Jorhat. From the airport, cabs and buses are available to take the passengers to the centre of the city.

An ancient site of love Train


The nearest major railway station is the Rangapara North Railway Station, which lies on the Misamari-North Lakhimpur railway line. A branch line of this station connects Rangapara with Tezpur. Apart from this, many trains are available from the railhead at Guwahati, which is considered as the major gateway to the northeastern zone of India.

An ancient site of love Bus


The most convenient and preferred way of commuting to Tezpur is by roadways. Frequent bus services are available to and from the city and this include both the state run and the private bus services. The ASTC (Assam State Transport Corporation), operating in the state, connects all the major places of Assam like Tezpur, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Sibsagar, Jorhat, Nagaon and Guwahati and also the neighboring areas of Itanagar, Bamdila, Tawang and Siliguri.

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