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One Day Trip in Jorhat

Are you planning to take a quick tour of Jorhat in one day? If you are in Jorhat for a day or if you are planning to tour Jorhat with your family or friends around in one day, there are whole lots of options. Jorhat one day tour can include a trip to some historical monuments, temples or a quick round of important places in Jorhat.  Even if it is Jorhat in one day how can shopping and eating be left behind.

Getting Around in Jorhat

With a few hours in hand to cover the Cultural capital of Assam, to travel by bus could be a cheap option, yet it would not be a best option especially if you wish to tour Jorhat in one day. Hiring a taxi would probably be advisable to move around the city of Jorhat. One can travel at their own convenience.

Approximate taxi Charges:

Tata Indica A/C
Approx. Fare/Km: Rs 9
Approx. Cost: Rs 2286

Toyota Qualis A/C
Approx. Fare/Km: Rs12
Approx. Cost: Rs 3048

Chevrolet Tavera A/C
Approx. Fare/Km: Rs 12
Approx. Cost: Rs 3048

Toyota Innova A/C
Approx. Fare/Km: Rs 15
Approx. Cost: Rs 3810

Tata Indigo A/C
Approx. Fare/Km: Rs 15
Approx. Cost: Rs 3810

Jorhat One Day Tour Tentative Itinerary

It is very much essential for you to have a tentative itinerary for this trip:

One day trip in Jorhat


During the first half of the day you can visit some of the famous and important tourist places in and around Jorhat. The Tourist places include:

Dhekiakhowa Barnamghar: The Dhekiakhowa Barnamghar, is a famous tourist spot in Jorhat. The namghar houses many religious books of Hindus in it.

The Garakhiadol Temple: The Garakhiadol Temple is located 7 kms from Jorhat town, is a famous Shiva temple in Jorhat.

Borbheta:  The Borbheta area in Jorhat town is famous for the district jail, Christian Mission Hospital, Assam Agricultural University and the Jorhat Police Reserve.

Jorhat Gymkhana Club: The Jorhat Gymkhana Club in Jorhat is Asia’s oldest golf course and third oldest in the world.

Thengal Bhavan: The Thengal Bhavan is located around 8kms from Jorhat town is a historical complex, from where the Dainik Batari, first Assamese weekly newspaper was published.

Chandrakanta Handique Bhavan:  It is the headquarters of the Asom Sahitya Sabha.

Tocklai Experimental Station: It is the world’s oldest and largest tea research station in world

Kunwori Pukhuri: It ia also fa famous tourist spot and was built by Parbatiya Kunwori, the granddaughter of Ahom king Sataialia Dilabandha Borgohain. The Pukhuri is located near trunk road in Jorhat.

Purnananda Buragohain Maidan: It is famous historical site Tocklai River banks near the Macharhat Namghar, where Purnananda Buragohain son established the vast kingdom at Macharhat.

Raja Maidam: It is another historical site created to preserve the ashes of king Purandar Sinha..

Garh Ali: It is famous place in Jorhat where a historic embankment was built during the war fought between the Moamarias and the Ahoms.

Magolu Khat: Ahom king Rajeshwar Sinha after marrying Kuranganayani, princess of Manipur in Manaimaji village, established the Mogolus or Manipuris at this place. It is located 4 miles west of the Jorhat town.

Eating in Jorhat

After a day of much sightseeing and admiration one can stop at some of the finest restaurants in Jorhat. The restaurants in Jorhat offer a fantastic treat to the taste buds. If you are looking to have a relaxing and lavish lunch you can step into Food Hut Restaurant, Crazy Hut Restaurant. You can also take a quick bite on the move from the innumerable fast food outlets in Jorhat like Spice Fast Food, Sundor Fast Food, and Heavens Food, Mouth Full etc.

Late Afternoon/ Evening

Any trip is incomplete without shopping. Everyone loves shopping and Jorhat also can spoil you with choices. Jorhat local markets will offer you with some authentic goods which will not be found anywhere else. The markets in Jorhat will you woo you with products ranging from international to domestic brands. Some of the famous market places in Jorhat are Chowk Bazar,  AT Road, Garh Ali, J.P.R Road, Nirmal Chariali, , Babbu Patty, Old Balibat Bahadur Gaon Bura path (New Balibat),  Rupahi Ali, KB Road, Kachori Gali(Radhiya babu Lane), Nirmal Chariali, Mitha Pukhuri Road and Marwari Patty.

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