Guwahati: Assam

The most preferred gateway to North-East, city of Guwahati span along the both banks of mighty Brahmaputra river. The town itself might look drab by its congested lanes, stinky pollution, noisy traffic but blessed with green river bank and adorned with temples sitting on hillocks. Shuttling boats to river islands and other shores is the best way to embrace the city life while your permit application getting processed which at times take couple of days. City has handful of restaurants specialized preparing delicious local cuisine of North-eastern state.