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Arrival and information

Tezpur’s bus stand, on Kabarkhana (KK) Road, is 500m north of the tourist office (daily except Sun and 2nd & 4th Sat of month 10am–5pm; t 03712/221016), which is in the Tourist Lodge on KP Agarwalla Road. The GPO is on Head Post Office Road, parallel to the main road. No banks change foreign currency, but there are plenty of ATMs. Dhungana Cyber Café in the Anjana Complex, NB Road, 100m north of Chinese Villa, offers internet access (Rs20/hr). KK Road is lined with Sumo stands, with daily services to Bomdila (5–6hr), Dirang (7–8hr) and Tawang (14–18hr) in Arunachal Pradesh. There are state buses to Guwahati (1–2 hourly; 4–5hr), Jorhat (hourly; 4hr), Kaziranga (hourly; 2hr) and Itanagar (1–2 daily; 5hr). Tezpur airport serves Kolkata and Silchar.

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