Popular Activities To Do In Assam

Popular Places to Visit in Assam

1 Umiam Lake

Umiam Lake is a vast and serene reservoir located in Shillong, Meghalaya. Also known as Barapani Lake, it is one of the beautiful lakes in Meghalaya and among the top places to experience Shillong Tourism.Umiam Lake was formed by damming the Umiam River by Assam State Electricity Board in the early 1960s. 

2 Mawphlang Sacred Grove

Mawphlang Sacred Grove is a reserved forest located at Mawphlang village near Shillong, Meghalaya. Also known as Lawkyntang, it is an ideal destination for nature lovers and among the best places to experience Shillong Tourism.Situated in the East Khasi Hills, Mawphlang Sacred Forest is preserved by the natives since ancient times as a part of their religious beliefs, in which forests are considered as a sacred entity. 

3 Kakochang Falls / Keipholangso Falls

Kakochang is a stunning waterfall situated near Naharjan Gaon in Assam. It is one of the best waterfalls in Assam and among the best places to visit in Kaziranga National Park.Locally called as Keipholangso Falls, Kakochang Fall is a majestic waterfall amidst thick tea and coffee plantations. 

4 The Regional Science Centre

Regional Science Centre is an activity driven non formal science museum situated at Jawahar Nagar in the city of Guwahati. Popularly known as Science Museum, it is one of the top museums in Assam and among the best Guwahati Tourist Places.The Regional Science Centre was established in 1994 to educate children regarding the impact of science and technology.

5 Dighalipukhuri lake

Dighalipukhuri is a man-made lake situated at the heart of Guwahati city in the North East Indian state of Assam. Situated near Assam State Museum, it is one among the prominent places to visit in Guwahati.The lake is rectangular in shape and the length of the lake is said to be about half a mile long.

6 Deopahar / Deoparbat ruins

Deoparbat Ruins, also known as Deopahar Ruins is an archeological site situated at Numaligarh town in Golaghat district of Assam. It is one of the popular places of heritage in Assam and among the best places to visit in Kaziranga National Park. The Deopahar Ruins are archeological remains of a Shiva Temple and Lakhowgart Fortress that belongs to 8th - 9th century CE. The ruins of Deopahar tell about the culture of Assamese ancestors and the Ahom people. According to the mythology.

7 Elephant Falls

Elephant Falls is a stunning waterfalls located in the outskirts of Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya. It is one of the prominent waterfalls in Meghalaya and among the prime places to visit in Shillong.The waterfall is located in Upper Shillong area within the Eastern Air Command of Indian Air Force. 

8 Elephant Safari In Central Range - Kohora

Kaziranga National Park is located at Kohora town. The Central Zone starts from the Mihimukh riding tower, which is also the Elephant Safari starting point. Tourists who have booked for one hour Elephant Safari in to the Kaziranga Range will ride the elephant from 
this point. Safari ride passes through the Daglang and Foliomari area. 

9 Jeep Safari in Eastern Range - Agaratoli

Agaratoli Range of the Kaziranga National Park spreads in the eastern side of the park along the National Highway near Agaratoli village. This zone has beautiful landscape with an abundance of wildlife species and lush greenery. The entry gate to the Eastern Range of the Kaziranga National Park is situated at Agaratoli which is located on the National Highway. 

10 Kamkhya Temple

Kamakhya Temple is an ancient Hindu temple located atop Nilachal hill in Guwahati city of Assam, India. Also called Kamrup-Kamakhya, it is one of the most sacred places of Pilgrimage in India and among the top places to visit in Guwahati.Dedicated to mother goddess Kamakhya, the Kamakhya temple is considered as the most sacred and oldest of the 51 Shakti Peethas on earth.

11 Assam state zoo cum botanical garden

Assam State Zoo cum Botanical Garden is a zoological park located in Guwahati, Assam. Popularly called as Guwahati Zoo, it is the largest zoo in the North East region and among the prime Guwahati Tourist Places.The Assam State Zoo was established in the year 1957 and was open to public in the year 1958. 

12 Purva Tirupati Balaji Temple

Purva Tirupati Sri Balaji Mandir is a beautiful Hindu Temple situated at Ahom Gaon area of Guwahati in Assam. It is one of the popular temples in Guwahati.Dedicated Lord Venkateswara, Purva Tirupati Sri Balaji Mandir was built in the year 1998