The best weekend tour plan in Assam : Majuli

If you want to see the world's largest river island, go to Majuli in Assam, where the Brahmaputra River has lush green environment and pollution-free freshwater islands. It is the largest river island, and most popular tourist places among all over the world’s tourists. The total area of ​​the island is 1250 square meters; It is located 20 km from Majuli to Jorhat and about 200 km east of Guwahati. If you make weekend tour plan then majuli is the best and attractive option for you.

Majuli is known as the Hindu Vaishnavite monasteries, Gamamur Satra, Dakhinpat Satra and the cultural capital of Assam. Here the festivals consider Assamese dance, music as very colorful and vibrant, which is the main reason for attracting tourists from different parts of the country. The famous festival in Majuli is Ras Purnima, and it is celebrated wonderfully.

It is a place which is found to have 100 different types of rice, of which the gentle Saul, you do not miss the taste of this variety of rice. Beautiful pottery is found here, and handloom items are also available on Majuli Island Assam. You can see some attractive places like Kamalabari Satra, Dakhinpat Satra, Garmur Satra, Aunati Sattar, Tengapania and many more types of birds.

Majuli in Assam is a place northeast of India and the temperature is 28 degrees Celsius. At this place, the famous food is cooked in a leaf, vegetable, and pamnama fish and chicken (baked in a banana leaf) - in this way you will have to do a maximum of 5 days to complete a visit to Majuli. You can see the beautiful dance performances organized by the life of Lord Krishna and can also be a great experience for the boat services available.

Majuli Island

How To Reach: 

By Road: They don't have any well-maintained system of roadways. But if you choose another way via Jorhat, then road connection is available to reach Majuli. In this place daily, ASTC buses are available in the day time, and deluxe buses are available in night time from Guwahati to Jorhat. Its maximum time taken is 7 hours.

By Air: Majuli are doesn't have to own an airport, but Jorhat airport connecting to Majuli. The flights are frequently available from Guwahati to Jorhat. You can also take flight from Kolkata Airport to Jorhat and there are four flights available in a week. After reach, you can take buses from outside the airport to reach Majuli. Click Here To Book Cheap Flight Ticket

 By Rail: The trains are not available to reach Majuli, and here railway track are not laid. Jorhat and Guwahati railway station is the best option to reach Majuli from other parts of India. It situated 346 kilometers distance from Guwahati. After train travel you can take buses and taxis are also available outside of the station to reach Majuli. Click Here To Book Train Ticket


Best Time To Visit: 

In October to March months, you see the climate are very beautiful, cold and enjoy the winter season in the summertime. Temperatures are near about 15 degrees to 12 degrees Celsius in October. In another season, this place weather is sweltering, and heat grows up to 38 degrees Celsius.

Place To Visit In Majuli:


Kamalabari Satra: Kamlabari Satra is a significant place for Majuli. Kamalabari Satra was founded in the year 1595 by Badal Ata, a famous disciple of Madhavdev. Kamlabari Satra is known for the artistic, musical, cultural, and religious life of Majuli. This area has been the center of literature, art, and culture for centuries. Kamalabari's Sattriya dance performed in many cultural events in North Indian cities, which was later accredited and recognized as classical dance. It located 3 kilometers from the city center of Majuli. It is the most popular tourist place among visitors for its beautiful environment. 

Dakhinpat Satra: The Dakhinpat Satra is a chief of Satra patronized by the Ahom Ruler, and it established by Sri Vanamalidev in the year of 1584. It has an ancient educational center for thousands of devotees, the year of visitors. In this place, Rasotsava is a national festival; it's celebrating with great enthusiasm and passion for the full night moon in a Majuli of Assam.


Garmur Satra: It established in the year 1656 by Jayaharideva, and they are one of the most attraction prominent of a holy site. This Satra are famous for its cultural activities are organized for Raslila. Garmur Satra is a possessions view like made of silver and ivory. It was near about 4km from the city of Majuli.

Tengapania: This place is beautiful for tourism because it located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra. It situated at a distance 24km from Sibsagar, which is well connected with Majuli. Tengapania is spectacular, and it's the best place for a picnic spot with family and friends of the region. It is a beautiful place and bounded by Dhakuakhana, Machkhoa, and Disangmukh also it is a major attraction for tourists. This place are always open in a season, and you can take fresh breathing in the riverside.

Where To Stay: 

Hotel Jonki Panoi Bamboo Cottage: These hotels are very different because this made for bamboo and also be looking very beautiful in Majuli. It's famous for 2-star hotel accommodation with a garden and terrace, and you can book this hotel on a different website like make my trip, Goibibo , Cleartrip . The price of the rooms is 2166 per night. In this hotel 24-hours front desk room’s service, 24 hours security, free Wifi, free private cars parking, available morning breakfast.

Hotel GK PALACE: This hotel is a 3 star with tight Budget Hotel in Majuli and Popular choice for Visitors. The price room is booking 5000 for a single night's stay. In this hotel available are air-conditioned, flat TV, 24 hours front desk & room service, free Wifi, etc. You can book a hotel by a visit and from any Websites.

OYO 44549 Hotel Benjamin: It is a 2-star hotel situated near Majuli river island. It is a very affordable hotel. The price is starting for the room Rs/-1374 for a single night stay. The customer has reviewed this hotel is excellent. Free Wifi, Gym, Pool are available in this hotel.

About Visa:

Majuli being the largest river island in the world, tourists from all over the world visit here. There is a need to get a visa from Indian government before he came here. You have to apply for Visa 3-4 days in advance and you will be able to come here only after getting the visa.

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