Things to do in Assam
Most of us draw a picture of Assam as the destination blessed by nature and particularly
we know that the state is a treasure trove of wild life. It is cent percent true
but apart from these credits Assam welcomes its tourists with number of other incredible
activities or things to do in Assam. We will have a glance at these things to do
in Assam, which will add to the pleasure of the tourists travelling this destination.
Everyone is aware of Assam tea and also the huge sprawling lush green tea gardens
of Assam. Now we will get introduced to the Golfing grounds which are attached to
these exclusive tea gardens. Most of the tea gardens in Assam have Golf courses
attached to them. There are around twenty one Golfing clubs dispersed in the districts
of Sonitpur, Sibsagar, Tinsukia and Dibrugarh in Assam. These Golf courses can be
accessed from the various Airports in Tezpur, Guwahati, Jorhat and Dibrugarh. All
twenty one golf courses of Assam are nine holed, except the one at Digoboi which
is an eighteen hole course.
Most favorite activity for the foodies or even other leisure tourists visiting a
new destination is to taste the food at the destination. In fact food of the north-eastern
states of India differs a lot from the food of the other states. Assamese food dishes
are dominated with herbal flavors and rice is the basic ingredient. Even though
not spicy like food in other states it is a balanced diet.
Shopping in Assam has its own charm and offers total pleasure to the shopaholics.
There is lot to select from incredible handicraft material of the state, quality
silk material and authentic Assam tea. Assam is well know for its handicraft work
such as wicker work, amazing bamboo crafts, carved animals and hand woven shawls
which is very unique and attractive. Silk shops can be located at Pan Bazaar which
is popular for the states famous muga and pat golden toned silks. Konyak the newly
opened outlet is stocked with exclusive handloom and handicrafts of Northeast.
Plan your Trip
Planning your trip to a certain destination makes positive difference with respect
to comfort, saving time and visiting more places at the destination. Some of the
points to be considered while planning tour trip are how to reach the place, best
time to visit, type of tour operators and guides to help you plan your trip.
Getting to Assam
Assam is a hilly region and traveling by Air is more advisable, since it will be
time saving and more comfortable. The Guwahati International airport is well connected
to major cities in India. Most of the domestic carriers offer service to this airport
and link Guwahati with major Indian cities. Druk Air even offers a weekly flight
to from Guwahati to Bangkok.
Best time to visit
Assam the land of rivers and hills offers scenic natural beauty, rich historical
and cultural heritage and the variety of wildlife embedded in its boundaries. The
state has a sub tropical climate, with warm summers and heavy rainfall. Best time
to visit Assam is considered to be October to April, when the destination is having
moderate and mild climate with cool nights and sunny days.
Assam Tourism Department is providing every support to the tourist planning to visit
this state brimmed up with great tourist potential. The tourism department’s website
www.assamtourismonline.com, provides every details regarding the important
information required to explore this destination to its maximum potential and enjoying
the trip in its true sense. The Tourist Guide can be arrange from United-21 Grasslands
Resort helpdesk too.