EXPLORE TEMPLES AND FIND EXCITING THINGS TO DO IN GUWAHATI
STAY NEAR CULTURAL SITES LIKE THE 17TH-CENTURY KAMAKHYA TEMPLE
You’ll find plenty of things to do in Guwahati near the Radisson Blu Hotel. Enjoy a scenic run at a local park and explore the wildlife at the Assam State Zoo or around the lake at Deepor Beel Bird Sanctuary. In autumn and winter, the region plays host to thousands of migratory birds on their way to warmer climates. Culture buffs won’t want to miss historic temples and the Assam State Museum to learn about the region’s dance, music and literary heritage. If you need suggestions on what to see or assistance with transport, visit our 24-hour concierge desk.Museums and culture:
- Assam State Museum – 12.6 km
This expansive museum features statues, paintings, pottery, journals, woodwork and tribal objects showcasing the Assam culture.
Tel: +91 361 254 0651
- Sankardev Kalakshetra – 19.2 km
This popular cultural hub is home to a museum, open-air theater, library, and children’s park with an emphasis on celebrating the Assamese history and culture.
Tel: +91 361 233 2665
- Kamakhya Temple – 6.7 km
Dedicated to the goddess Kamakhya, this Hindu temple is a popular pilgrimage destination.
Tel: + 91 361 273 4624
- Balaji Temple – 7.1 km
This prominent pure-white temple, dedicated to the Lord Venkateshwara, stands out for its South-Indian inspired architecture.
Tel: +91 361472466
- Saraighat Bridge – 3.5 km
Visit this historic bridge, constructed in 1962, which connects the north and south banks of the Brahmaputra River. Be sure to stick around for breathtaking sunset views.
- Regional Science Centre – 16.6 km
Sit front row at an education science presentation, a 3-D film or in the digital planetarium at this interactive, family-friendly center.
Tel: +91 361 236 1699
- Deepor Bil – 2.3 km
This local freshwater lake is home to a rich blend of biodiversity including indigenous fish, lizards, snakes, turtles and the renowned migratory birds.
Phone: +91 361 265 6771
- Deepor Beel Bird Sanctuary – 13.1 km
Home to a sizeable congregation of aquatic birds along with local flora and fauna, this popular sanctuary aims to preserve the biodiversity of the region.
Tel: + 91 88949 17116
- Assam State Zoo – 17.6 km
Home to nearly 900 animals, the Assam State Zoo is a must-see for children and adults. Get up close to jackals, black bears, pythons and more.
Tel: +91 76640 81875