Mandir Darshan

Tour Overview

Guwahati (3N)

When it comes to religious tourism, Assam is such a place that crosses everyone’s mind owing to its several pilgrimage destinations. The Eastern Indian state of Assam has variations of several religions and culture that flourished in its lap over the passage of time. Many temples and monuments are built in this state which reflect different traditions and religious beliefs. People often search for spiritual getaways to get relief from the hurdles and tensions of their life and Assam is one such ideal place.There are several Hindu temples in Assam, among which, one of the holiest temples of the Hindus is the most famous Kamakhya Temple. This temple is regarded as the Shakti Peeth and is the most visited temple by the Hindu pilgrims in the state. Located on top of the Nilachal Hills, this temple is an icon of belief and has mythological story attached to it. This holy place experiences a huge crowd of devotees during the Manasha puja and Ambubachi.

So if you are planning for pilgrimage tour to Assam, the state has a lot to offer you irrespective of what your religious views and beliefs are. For the spiritual traveller like you,this package can be a perfect opportunity to explore the divine locations.

CTH promises you a fun filling and refreshing trip. We come with service assurance packages for exclusive assistance. A mandatory sanitization has been conducted over vehicles and hotels. We always anticipate in the best way possible hence we have deployed smart professionals 24x7 for real time resolution if any required.

 

Day 1 Pick up from Guwahati Airport/Rly Station and transfer to hotel: -

Namaste!!! You will be greeted by our representative who will be waiting for your warm welcome at Guwahati Airport or Station. He will further arrange transfer to your respective hotel in the heart of the city. After reaching check into your hotel and relax.

Guwahati: The bustling metropolis of Guwahati is a gateway to the beautiful region of Northeast India. Located in Assam, it is the largest city in the region and one of the fastest growing cities in India. It is situated between the banks of the mighty Brahmaputra River and the lush foothills of Shillong plateau, which serve as an amazing backdrop. The city is famous for the Kamakhya Temple, also known as Kamrup-Kamakhya. It is the primary deity of the 51 Shaktipeeths of Sati (the wife of Lord Shiva) spread across India, Bangladesh & Pakistan. It is situated at top of the holy Nilachal Hill from where one can have a bird’s eye view of the city.

After lunch we will proceed to fancy bazar for boarding a river cruise and enjoy a magnificent sunset over the majestic Brahmaputra River. The cruise will sail on the mighty Brahmaputra around Guwahati, so all you need to do is sit back, relax, enjoy a drink (at your own expense)- and some nibbles and admire the view. Watch the sun going down over the stunning landscape and then the twinkling of stars in the evening sky. Then return to Guwahati city with plenty of time to enjoy your evening, with this relaxing and unforgettable sunset cruise experience. Rest of the evening will be at leisure. You can do your bit of shopping from Fancy Bazaar, the main shopping area of Guwahati. Then return back to your hotel, enjoy your dinner and stay overnight in your hotel at Guwahati.

Day 2 A Visit to Kamakhya & Umananda Mandir:-

After breakfast, you will visit the holy Kamakhya Temple.

Kamakhya Temple: - Kamakhya Temple - The temple is dedicated to goddess Kamakhya an incarnation of Sati. It is on Nilachal hill, says the Shiva Purana, that the yoni or creative organ of Sati fell when Vishnu, in a bid to save the world from the Shiva’s tandava nritya or dance of destruction, cut her dead body into 51 pieces with his suddarshan chakra. 

In the evening, you will thoroughly enjoy a boat ride on the Brahmaputra River while you will be taken to the Umananda Temple within the Peacock Island in the river.

Umananda Mandir: - Umananda Devaloi is a Shiva temple located at the Peacock Island in the middle of river Brahmaputra just opposite the office of the Deputy Commissioner of Kamrup or the Kachari Ghat in Guwahati. It was built by the Ahom King Gadadhar Singha, who was a devout Shaivaite.

Then we will return back to your hotel and the rest of the evening will be at leisure. Enjoy your dinner and overnight stay at Guwahati. 

Day 3 A Visit to Basistha & Balaji Mandir

 After breakfast, you will also visit the Basistha Ashram Temple situated by the side of a pretty stream at the foothills with semi jungle ambience and the famous Balaji Temple.

Basistha Temple: The Basistha Temple is among the interesting religious sites in Guwahati and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It was constructed by the Ahom king Rajeshwar Singha in the year 1764. The temple is inside an ashram known as Basistha ashram which is a place of great scenic beauty. It is believed that a sage named Basistha once lived here and today the resting place of the sage is also the place where the ashram is. One of the prime attractions here is a cave where the sage is said to have meditated. There is also a beautiful waterfall here. The Garbhanga Reserve Forest is also near the ashram and is home to many wild animals including elephants.

Balaji Mandir: The temple complex of Lord Balaji situated in Guwahati comprises the main shrine dedicated to Lord Vishnu which is curved out of a single rock. The temple shows 60 feet Dhwajasthambam. Goddess Padmavati and Garuda are adjacent to the main shrine of Lord Vishnu. The temple premises are covered with greenery and fresh blooming flowers and there is a beautiful park attached to the temple. 

Then we will return back to your hotel and the rest of the evening will be at leisure. Enjoy your dinner and overnight stay at Guwahati. 

Day 4 Guwahati Airport / Rly Station Drop, Tour End: -

After morning breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Guwahati Airport / Rly Station for your onward journey with pleasant memories of the tour and the warmth of our hospitality in your heart.

Trip ends with Happy Memories!!!! 

  • Welcome drink (Non Alcoholic) on Arrival
  • All accommodation in double sharing basis
  • Breakfast Only
  • All Sightseeing & Transfers by Exclusive Vehicle
  • River Sunset Cruise Ticket
  • Air/Train Fare
  • Any Govt Permit
  • Any entry tickets
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips, luggage van, porter-age etc.
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All personal expenses, optional tours and Extra meals.
  • Medical and Travel insurance.
  • Video Camera Permits During Sightseeing..
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client directly).
  • Anything not mentioned under ‘Inclusions’
  • GST @ 5%.

Please Note :

Early check in would be subject to availability and at sole discretion of hotel.
All booking vouchers and tickets will be provided 3 days before departure.
In case of natural calamities\ road blockage\train,flight cancellation or schedule change.Itinerary may change prior information to guest and any additional cost arises guest has to pay in cash as per actual on spot payment basis.

Payment policy:
At the time of booking confirmation 40% of the total booking amount is required.
15 to 30 days Prior to departure 30% of the total booking amount is required.
15 days Prior to departure 30% of the total booking amount is required.
If booking made within 31 days prior to departure, 100% amount is expected at the time of booking.

Cancellation Policy: 
If you want to cancel your booking, you must notify us in writing.
No cancellation or changes are allowed after departure.

Cancellations are subject to the following charges:
30 Days or more before departure: 25% of the Total Cost.
30-15 Days Before departure: 50% of the Total Cost.
15-7 Days before departure 75% of the Total Cost.
Less than 7 days before departure: 100% of the Total Cost.