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Kaziranga National Park
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Kamakhya Temple

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Things to do in Assam

Tourism in Assam is essentially nature-centric and a traveller has many interesting things to do in this beautiful state of North India. For sightseeing, one can go to the temples and wildlife sanctuaries of Assam. Pay your visits to the Kamakhya Temple and the Navagrah Temple in Guwahati. Come and explore the Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary, the Kaziranga Game Sanctuary, and the Manas National Park, where the call of the wild could not get any wilder!

Shop for Assam silk saris and decorative items made of bamboo canes. Assam offers a wide range of adventurous outdoor activities. One can go for angling, golfing, hang-gliding and para-sailing, rock climbing, trekking, and white water rafting. The three Bihus form the major festivals of Assam, where one can rejoice dancing to the beat of the drums.

Sightseeing in Assam

Sightseeing in Assam is majorly about taking a visit to the various temples and to the wildlife sanctuaries.


Shopping in Assam

The rich handicrafts and traditional handloom items of the state, make shopping in Assam an enjoyable experience for the traveller.

Activities in Assam

Tourists can enjoy a whole range of outdoor activities in Assam.

Angling: Keen anglers can pack their fishing equipment and set for fishing on the Jia Bharali River and Kapili River in Assam.

Festivals & Events in Assam

The Bihus are the national festivals of Assam. There are three Bihus, in the months of January, April and October, and have been celebrated in Assam from ancient times.

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