Arranged 287 km south of Shillong at the Indo-Bangladesh Border, Baghmara isn’t just wealthy in widely varied vegetation yet additionally flaunts numerous little lakes, waterways and moving slopes. Flanked by the South Garo slopes and took care of by the Simsang waterway, this moment town is host to swarms of vacationers consistently. The Balphakram National Park is it’s a most acclaimed fascination, which lies around 66 km from the town. Being a significant exchange center point with Bangladesh, Baghmara is known for its fish luxuries.
4km from the town of Baghmara lies the Baghmara Reserve Forest, occupied with elephants, fowls and langurs. For the maze darlings, there are the Siju caverns, the third-longest cavern framework in the Indian subcontinent comprising of multitudinous mazes and chambers. The heavenly limestone rock development inside the caverns, named as the ‘Princess Di’s Chamber’ is especially spectacular. The Siju Bird Sanctuary pulls in many fledgling devotees consistently with the uncommon species relocating here during the winters.
Attractions: Baghmara Reserve Forest, Siju Caves, Siju Bird Sanctuary, Simsang, Tyisam Festival.
Best Time to visit: October to February.
How to Reach
- By Air: Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, otherwise called Guwahati International Airport is the nearest air terminal to this spot. It is around 345 KM from Guwahati International Airport. From that point, you can take a transport or recruit a vehicle. Shillong and Tura are associated by normally planned helicopter administrations run by Pawan Hans. Shillong (30 min), Tura (50 min), Naharlagun (Itanagar), Tawang (75 min).
- By Rail: The closest railroad station is in Guwahati. Baghmara is 320 km from Guwahati Railway Station. Guwahati is associated via train with significant urban communities of India. You can likewise take the Saraighat Express which leaves Howrah at 3:50 PM and scopes Guwahati at 9:30 AM in the first part of the day.
- By Road: There is just a single for the time being transport administration accessible from Guwahati to Baghmara. In any case, there are normal short-term transport administrations accessible to Tura (the closest town which is all around associated with Baghmara).