Guwahati is the capital city of the northeastern state of Assam. It’s called the ‘Gateway to North-East India.’ The city is the largest city in Assam and the largest metropolis in the North-Eastern region of India. Couched between the picturesque hills of the eastern flanks of the Himalayan mountain range, Guwahati houses the state's political capital, Dispur. Besides being an attraction, Guwahati Assam India is a vital tourist link point. Major cities in India connect with Guwahati via air or train, making it one of the top-visited destinations in Assam. Moreover, lakhs of pilgrims travel to Guwahati as it houses numerous ancient temples, especially during Ambubachi Mela every year.