The beautiful capital city of Guwahati is adorned with beauty all around in every sphere. When it comes to beauty, the city has many beautiful natural parks along with children parks across the city. There are both big parks and lesser known small parks where tourists visit to enjoy the beauty of the city. Some of the parks across the capital city Guwahati are:
Nehru Park Guwahati
Nehru Park is one of the most famous parks in the city of Guwahati. The park, which is located in Panbazar area of Guwahati, is named after Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru. The park has different sections including an open arena with an open air theater, a children’s’ park, an area showcasing various cultures of Assam in form of concrete statues and a musical fountain. There is also sitting arrangement across the park for people to sit on. The park also has a greenery maze built with thick bushes for the people to enjoy. There is also a cafeteria in the park for people to buy and have food.
The children park has a number of swings, rides and other playing tools for children and alongside there is a musical fountain which is played at intervals to different beats of music during evening time. The concrete status can be seen at the entrance of the park which depicts different cultural forms and dance forms of Assam like the Bihu dance, Deodhani dance and Jhumur dance among others.
Shraddhanjali Kanan is another newly constructed famous park in Guwahati. The park is a beautiful one with many recreational features. One of the important attractions of Shraddhanjali Kanan is the musical fountain which plays in the evening. The fountain sways to beautiful music and different light forms and displays are created by the fountain. The musical fountain plays for the whole evening until the park closes.
There is also a section for children which include swings, rides, see saws and slides for the children. This park was created recently by the Government of India as an initiative to beautify the city of Guwahati and provide its citizens a recreational spot. The park also has an open air gallery cum theater where important events are held in the park. There is also a cafeteria in the park where snacks and dishes are available.
The famous Dighalipukhuri tank also has a children's park and nature park where tourists can come and enjoy the beauty of it. The park is adorned with lush green trees across the boundary of the park to add up to its beauty. There are also benches and sitting arrangements in the park for people to sit on.
In addition to the above parks, there are a number of other smaller parks located in different areas of Guwahati like the Shankardeva Park and Uzanbazar Park among others. There are also parks located in different other facilities in Guwahati like the children park located in Assam State Zoo, the recreational and nature park located in Regional Science Center and the children park in Shrimanta Shankardeva Kalakshetra.