Bongaigaon is an administrative district in the state of Assam . The district headquarters are located at Bongaigaon. Bongaigaon district is situated in lower assam. Bongaigaon district was created on 29 September 1989 .The district occupies an area of 1,093 km.
The name 'Bongaigaon' came from the words 'bon' (means wild) and 'gai' (means cow). In the distant past, wild cows were often a threat to villagers in this area .That's why the district got this name.
Some popular places to visit in Bongaigaon are eco-park, Bagheswari temple, tea garden, and Suryapahar etc.