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About Assam

Assam Holiday Packages

One of the seven sisters of Northeast India, Assam is a land of scenic beauty and bliss, a state where the mighty Brahmaputra flows. With an Assam Holiday Package tourists can enjoy is a pristine panorama of temples and shrines, of tea gardens and paddy fields, and a blanket of hills.
Assam travel is something that one will definitely cherish. An ideal Assam Tourism Package is the perfect blend of nature, culture, and history. These packages are specially crafted by our travel experts to provide a flawless holiday experience to the travelers.

The best time for Assam trip is during winters and summers that extend from November to March. Winters in Assam are chilling but enjoyable, and summers are delightful and refreshing. Try to avoid the monsoon season, because heavy rains at times lead to inconvenience. Winter season is the best time to visit Assam for travelers who want to experience the winter chill while summer is the best time to escape the scorching heat of the plain areas and relax amidst the cool and tranquil weather of this Northeastern jewel.

Assam would appeal to a solace-seeker, an adventure-seeker, a culture-capturing soul and a heritage enthusiast. One can go with family, friends, spouse, or even alone. The Kamakhya temple, Kaziranga National Park, Agnigarh Hill, Digboi Oil Refinery, Guwahati Planetarium and Fancy Bazaar are some of the best places to visit in Assam. Other places like the Talatal Ghar, Manas National Park are the add-ons in the Assam travel list.


10 Best Places to explore in Assam Tour Packages

1. Kakochang Waterfalls

What’s Special: Mesmerizing beauty

Nearby Attractions: Ruins of Numaligarh, ruins of Deoparbat or Deopahar, landscapes of tea, coffee, and rubber farms

Timings: Open 24 hours

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 12 kilometers

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi

Kakochang Waterfalls is a popular tourist destination as well as a picnic spot located near Kaziranga. It is a magnificent wonder of nature and attracts tourists from all around the world. Not only is the waterfall a refreshing treat but also provides tourists with amazing views of the ruins of Numaligarh and lush green tea plantations.

2. Tocklai Tea Research Centre

What’s Special: Tea processing and tasting tours

Nearby Attractions: Dhekiakhowa Bornaamghar, Sukapha Samannay Kshetra, Lachit Borphukan's Maidam, Nimati Ghat Road

Timings: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 1 kilometers

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi

Tocklai Tea Research Centre is among the popular Assam tourist places. It is one of the oldest and the largest tea research stations in the world. Visit this place to know about the various research, extraction and processing of the tea conducted on a daily basis in order to enhance tea quality.

3. Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary

What’s Special: Bird watching

Nearby Attractions: Kamakhya Temple, Dr Bhupen Hazarika Samadhi Khetra Memorial, Saraighat Bridge

Timings: 6:30am–5pm

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 6 kilometers

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi, autorickshaw

Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary is the best Asaam’s tourist places where you can spot the rarest animals and bird species. Some of the popular ones include Royal Bengal Tigers, Himalayan Black Bear, Wild Boars, and Indian Giant Squirrels. It is also an absolute delight for birdwatchers owing to its marshy landscapes.

4. Guwahati Planetarium

What’s Special: Astronomical wonders

Nearby Attractions: Kamakhya Temple, Dr Bhupen Hazarika Samadhi Khetra Memorial, Saraighat Bridge

Timings: 10:30am–4pm

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 0 kilometer

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi, autorickshaw

Guwahati Planetarium is a must-visit place in Assam for astronomy lovers. It is visited by a large number of individuals throughout the year, especially kids and space enthusiasts. It is a great place for young kids to learn amazing facts in an interesting and interactive manner.

5. Kaziranga National Park

What’s Special: Wildlife, jungle safari, birdwatching

Nearby Attractions: Hoollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary, Orang National Park, Pobitora National Park, Addabarie Tea Estate.

Timings: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 8 kilometers

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi

Housing rare one-horned rhinoceros, Kaziranga National Park is one of the most treasured attractions in India. The park features numerous kinds of flora and fauna which appeals to travelers from far and wide. One of the most successful wildlife conservations in India, the national park is characterized by marshlands, tall elephant grass, and tall tropical broadleaf forests. Animals like wild water buffalo, one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tigers, Asiatic elephants, etc. can easily be found enjoying their natural habitat. Apart from this, you can also spot various kinds of birds like the greater Baer’s pochard duck, white-fronted goose, ferruginous duck, etc.

6. Kamakhya Temple

What’s Special: Pilgrim site

Nearby Attractions: Bhuvaneshwari Temple, Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji Temple, Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary

Timings: 8:00 am to 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 0 kilometer

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi, autorickshaw

Ideally positioned in Nilachal Hill in the western part of Guwahati, Kamakhya Temple is one of the 51 Shakti Peeths in India. The temple was built several times between the 8th and 17th Centuries. Pilgrims from far and wide come to visit this holy site with a belief to get rid of all the negativity. The main entrance of the temple is embellished with beautiful carvings and lovely flowers which make it all the more appealing.

7. Majuli Island

What’s Special: Sunset views, natural beauty, quaint villages

Nearby Attractions: Garmur, Kamalabari Satra, Samaguri Satra, Dakhinpat Satra, Tengapania

Timings: Open 24 hours

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 112 kilometers

Transportation Options: Ferry

Boasting an eclectic fusion of culture, history, and beauty Majuli Island is a must-visit place in Assam. The lush green environment of the Island captivates travelers from various places. Holding a huge area of 1250 sq. km, Majuli is considered as the world's largest river island that is inhabited by Tribals. The USP of the island lies in its culture and that is the reason why it is popular as “the cultural capital of Assam”.

8. Umananda Island

What’s Special: Wildlife, natural beauty, jeep safari, temples

Nearby Attractions: Umananda Temple, Nehru Park, Ugro Tara Temple, Northbrook Gate, Maati Centre, Nilachal Hills

Timings: Open 24 hours

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 24 kilometers

Transportation Options: Ferry

A trip to Assam is incomplete if you miss visiting Umananda Island. The Smallest, yet famous river island in the world, Umananda is an ultimate place where you can find all the peace and serenity you’re looking for. Whether you are a naturist or an adventurer, you are bound to get enthralled by the beauty of this destination. Due to its peacock-like shape, the island is also called “Peacock Island”.

9. Manas National Park

What’s Special: Endangered wildlife, jeep safari, river rafting, birdwatching

Nearby Attractions: Hoolock gibbons, Assamese macaques, barking deer, smooth Indian otters, slow loris, sloth bears

Timings: 6 am to 3 pm

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 43 kilometers

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi

A famous UNESCO Natural World Heritage site, Manas National Park is one of the top tourist attractions in Assam. The striking wildlife of the park adds great charm to its spellbinding beauty. Since the park houses a huge number of elephants, tigers, and other fauna & flora species, it is also considered as Tiger Reserve, Elephant Reserve and Biosphere Reserve. Interestingly, rare golden langurs and red pandas can easily be spotted here.

10. Dibrugarh

What’s Special: Dense forests, tea plantation, wildlife, jungle safari

Nearby Attractions: Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary, Joypur Rainforest, Namphake Village, Barbarua Maidam, Shri Jagannath Temple

Timings: Open 24 hours

Major Attractions: NA

Distance From City: 0 kilometer

Transportation Options: Bus, taxi, cab

Famously known as the “Tea City of India”, Dibrugarh is located in the Upper West region of Assam. It has been a popular attraction in Assam for several years. The panoramic beauty and serenity of this destination is what captivates travelers the most. The destination enjoys a subtropical monsoon type of climate which is perfect for wildlife.


Best Assam Tour Packages from Top Cities of India

Are you planning a trip to Assam with your loved ones? Check out the best Assam tour packages from the popular cities of India: Assam Packages from Delhi, Assam Packages from Mumbai, Assam Packages from Bangalore, Assam Packages from Hyderabad, Assam Packages from Chennai, Assam Packages from Ahmedabad, Assam Packages from Kolkata.


How to Reach Assam?

Assam is a beautiful state with amazing cultural heritage. It is a beautiful getaway in the North-East and is well-connected by different modes of transportation to the main cities of the country.

By Air

The fastest way to reach Assam is by taking a flight to Guwahati. Guwahati’s Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport is the nearest airport from Assam located at a distance of 25 kms. The airport is connected with all major cities of India including New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Bangalore, Cochin and Trivandrum. 

By Rail

Traveling by rail is a good option for those traveling on a budget. There are direct train services from cities such as Mumbai, Calcutta, New Delhi, Chennai, Cochin and Bangalore.

By Road

Reaching Assam via road is easy and smooth. There is an excellent bus infrastructure well-connected by the adjoining state.


What is the Best Time to Visit Assam?

The best time to visit Assam is during the months of October and April. During these months, you will find that the temperature is not only moderate but also free of summer's scorching heat and monsoons massive downpours. Therefore, making winter the best time to visit Assam. It is recommended that you plan your travel during the aforementioned months to experience the state at its best. It is most likely that you will find major tourist footfall since it is the best time to visit.

Travelling within Assam is affordable and convenient. Assam Trip is a must for explorers, for foodies, for people who wish to cherish the past while relishing the present and the cusp of culture and modernity. So, don’t wait anymore, the time to book an Assam holiday package is now!


2 Assam Tour Packages

Best Assam Tour Packages
Assam Tour Packages Duration Price* Inclusions Details
THE RHINO LAND 3 Nights / 4 Days â‚ą20000/- Meal, Transfer, Flights, Sightseeing, Hotels View Details
5 Nights & 6 days tours to Guwahati to Meghalaya 5 Nights / 6 Days â‚ą20000/- Meal, Transfer, Flights, Sightseeing, Hotels View Details
2 tour packages in Assam
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THE RHINO LAND Kaziranga 2N – Guwahati 1N

4 Days & 3 Nights

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20000/- Per Person on twin sharing
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5 Nights & 6 days tours to Guwahati to Meghalaya 3 Night Shillong |2 Night Guwahati

6 Days & 5 Nights

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20000/- Per Person on twin sharing
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