Also recognized as the "City of Eastern Light", Guwahati is the largest city of not only Assam, but the entire North East. It is one of the fastest developing cities of the North East region of India and turns into an important educational and commercial hub. The city is home to several excellent colleges and universities. People book Guwahati holiday packages to enjoy its rich wildlife and other beautiful aspects. Being an important destination, it connects us with rest of India.
Mid-March - end June
June - end September
Annual rainfall -325 cm
Late November To Mid-February
Assam State Museum:
It is a state museum running by the government of Assam. The museum features a remarkable collection of antiques dating back to the prehistoric times. You can see here metal works, ivory paintings and ancient costumes etc.
Assam State Zoo:
Spread across 130 hectares, Assam State Zoo is home to few of the rarest species of animals, including white tigers, one horned rhinos, leopards and more. Along with animals, the zoo also features several different species of birds also.
Guwahati Planetarium is an ideal place to visit the universe and explore its beauty. Children and people interested in science should definitely visit the place. Along with usual sky watching, some exclusive shows are also projected over the screen of the planetarium.
Positioned on a hill, this is one of the most visited tourist attractions of Guwahati. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Bhubaneswari and set amidst beautiful surroundings. You can enjoy beautiful view of Guwahati from here. The sunset view from here is also awesome that seems like sinking in the Brahmaputra River.