Silghat is a picturesque town located on the southern banks of the mighty Brahmaputra
, in Nagaon District
. This small settlement, dotted with numerous ancient temples, is 48 km north-west of Nagaon.
Major points of attraction include the Hatimura Temple and the huge Samantagiri hillock.
The nearest airport is at Saloni, 10 km from Tezpur. Jakhalabandha Railway Station is the nearby railhead. National Highway 52 passes through the town.