Online information of Sibsagar District of Assam


In this article, I will explain many information of Sibsagar District of Assam. It is famous for tea and oil. So Assam is mainly depending on this district. It is also famous for old monuments. Read the full article to know more about Sibsagar district of Assam.

About Sibsagar District of Assam


Sibsagar is one of the famous district of Assam. The word "Sibsagar" means the ocean of Shiva by which we can know that this district must related with God Shiva. This district is located about 60km from Jorhat and about 370km from the Capital of Assam, Guwahati and about 150km from the Kazirabga National Park which is a big national park of India. This district was the old capital of Assam when the Ahoms were ruled over here. They ruled here around 600 years. In that time many monuments are made in this Sibsagar district of Assam. So Sibsagar is the best tourist place of Assam. These monuments are preserved in the National Protected Monuments. Sibsagar is mainly famous for the big tank named as Sibsagar Lake which was built before 200 years by Queen Madambika in the year 1734. The Sibsagar lake is spreading over in an area of 129 acres in the middle of the Sibsagar town.


  • Area of Sibsagar district of Assam: 2668 sq. km
  • Latitude of Sibsagar district of Assam: 21°45 N and 27°15 N
  • Longitude of Sibsagar district of Assam: 94°25 E and 95°25 E
  • Altitude of Sibsagar district of Assam: About 86.6 meters above sea level
  • Population of Dhemaji district of Assam: About 1051736 according to population counting in the year 2001
  • Population density of Sibsagar district of Assam: About 394 per sq. km
  • Literacy Rate of Sibsagar district of Assam: 75.33%
  • No. Of Sub-Division of Sibsagar district of Assam: 2
  • No. Of Tehsil of Sibsagar district of Assam: 6
  • No. Of Blocks of Sibsagar district of Assam: 9
  • No. Of Villages of Sibsagar district of Assam: 881
  • Average rainfall of Sibsagar district of Assam: 2600 mm to 3200 mm
  • Postal Code of Sibsagar district of Assam: 785640
  • STD Code of Sibsagar district of Assam: 03772
  • Best Colleges in Sibsagar district of Assam
    • National Institute of Technology, Silchar
    • Sibsagar Girl's College
    • Arunudai College
    • Sibsagar College, Joysagar
    • The Sibsagar Commerce College

  • Best Hospitals in Sibsagar district of Assam
    • East Point Hospital
    • H M Hospital and Research Centre
    • Pragati Hospital and Research Centre
    • Sarmah Nursing Home

  • Best Schools in Sibsagar district of Assam
    • Doon Public School, Sibsagar
    • Kendriya Vidyalaya, Sibsagar
    • Jawahar Navodaya Vidayala (JNV), Sibsagar


    Attractions of Sibsagar District of Assam


    The main attraction of Sibsagar District is the Shiva temple. This temple is the tallest temple of India. Their are also many other attractions in Sibsagar, such as: Charaideo, Gaurisagar Group, Gargaon Palace, Talatal Ghar, Rang Ghar, Kereng Ghar and many more.

    About Charaideo of Assam
    Charaideo is situated at a distance of 28 km from the Sibsagar Town. This is dotted with many tombs. The tombs are fashioned in a way so that to resemble the pyramids of Egypt.

    About Gaurisagar Group of Assam
    Gaurisagar Group is known as a big tank which was built by the Queen Phuleswari in the year 1723. This tank is joined with three major temples of Assam. It is located about 16km from the Sibsagar Town.

    About Gargaon Palace of Assam
    The Gargaon Palace was built in 15th century by the rulers of Ahom Dynasty. It is a very beautiful palace of Assam. In that time it was the most busy palace of Assam. It is situated at a distance of 13km from Sibsagar Town.

    Places to Stay in Sibsagar District of Assam


    As it is one of the big cities of Assam so there are many big hotels are located in this district. The hotels give all most all modern facilities to their customers.
    Address of Siddharth Hotel of Assam
    Near YMGC Colony
    PG Road
    Sibsagar
    Assam
    India
    Tariff: Rs. 400 - Rs. 1200 (Includes: Double Room Only)

    Address of Brahmaputra Hotel of Assam
    Opp: Bus Stand
    Sivsagar Dist.
    Assam
    India
    Tariff: Rs. 500 - Rs. 2000

    Address of Brindaban Hotel of Assam
    Opp. NRL Depot
    Near Shayam Temple
    Sibsagar
    Assam - 785660
    India
    Tariff: Rs. 400 - Rs. 1000

    Address of Atlanta Hotel of Assam
    LIC Complex
    Babupatty Road
    Sibsagar
    Assam - 785640
    India
    Tariff: Rs. 500 - Rs.700

    Address of Raj Palace Hotel of Assam
    AT Road
    Station Charali
    Sibsagar
    Assam - 785640
    India
    Tariff: Rs. 300 - Rs. 600 (Includes: Double Room Only)

    How To Reach Sibsagar District of Assam


    rang gharReach Sibsagar District of Assam by Air
    There are many airports are present nearer the Sibsagar District. Because it is the main attraction of Assam. The nearest airports are Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Dimapur and Tezpur.

    Reach Sibsagar District of Assam by Railway
    The nearest Railway Station of Sibsagar District is Simaluguri. This station is connected with all the big cities of Assam. So it is well connected with Sibsagar District. So any one can travel to Sibsagar through Rail.

    Reach Sibsagar District of Assam by Road
    Sibsagar district of Assam is well connected with many big cities, such as Guwahati, Kaziranga and Dibrugarh where you can get all facilities to travel here. So one can easily travel to Sibsagar by any Bus or Taxi.


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