Ganeshguri area in Guwahati city

Ganeshguri is an important commercial place in Guwahati city. The place is also famous as a tourist place as there are many shopping malls, hotels and clubs which offers full fledged facilities and entertainment to the tourists. This article will provide the detail information about the area.

Ganeshguri is one of the busiest areas in Guwahati city. It lies next to the GMC road and is accessible by all forms of public and private transport. The entire area is covered with shopping malls, big buildings, restaurants and important government offices. The place is very important for national as well as international tourist as all the tourist facilities like all types of hotels; malls are available in this place. Thus it is one of the popular commercial areas of the state.

Main Attractions of Ganeshguri

Shopping centre: This place is a real treasure house for both national as well as international tourists as one will get everything related to eating, shopping, and entertainment. It is a big traffic point. Now a days this market place is considered as one of the largest of its kind in Guwahati city. Various types of retailer shops which include all kinds of cloths, foot wares, food items, hardware goods and all the household necessary equipments are available in this area. There are some special attractions for tourists in this place.

Entertainment for tourists in Ganeshguri : Besides these shopping points the place also offers an exciting choice of night entertainments. It includes hotel lobby bars, clubs, cinema hall and pubs . The complexes like Dona Planet and Hub situated nearby this area offers wide varieties of entertainment under a single roof building.

Cuisine and Dining in Ganeshguri area: In this place one will get delicious selection of Assamese food along with other northeast Indian, Chinese, Continental cuisine. The places like Gohali, Ambrish, Dispur Dhaba are very famous for all types of Indian cuisines. There is a chain of coffee houses like Baristha, Coffee Cafe Day which are very popular among the new generation.

The other important places near Ganeshguri are Assam Secretariat which is just nearby Ganeshguri and the Guwahati Tea Auction Centre which is considered as one of the major Tea Auction Centre in the World.

How to reach Ganeshguri

By Train: The place is about 20 kilometers away from Guwahati Railway station.
By Air: The nearest airport is Gopinath Bordoloi international airport which is about 40 kilometers away.
By Bus: As situated at the center of the city the place is accessible from all parts of the state and there are regular bus services to the place.

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Author: Krishna Arandhara04 Jun 2012 Member Level: Silver   Points : 0

Thanks sabita for your resource. Ya, Ganeshguri is a busy place of Guwahati. I like to stay Ganeshguri when I have to go Guwahati.

Author: Manabendra Gogoi24 Jun 2012 Member Level: Silver   Points : 0

Yes, I had spent years in Ganeshguri and it's memories still make me nostalgic. Thanks for this resource. I can't forget my busy days in Ganeshguri.

Author: Mainul06 Aug 2012 Member Level: Silver   Points : 1

You have made it very easy to know about Ganeshguri in detail in a minute. The detailed description on Ganeshguri in a beautiful language is quite praiseworthy. Thanks for your brilliant writing given to this Educational portal named

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