Assam is an enchanting land of myths and mysteries, a land where there is a unique convergence of all the major faiths and beliefs of the world. Numerous rivers, islands, lagoons and monasteries mark different corners of the state. Some of the major pilgrimage sites present here include the Kamakhya temple, Sri Purva Tirupati Balaji Temple, Dargah of Ajan Pir and Poa Mecca, which is located in Hajo. The district of Hajo is a very famous tourist destination of Assam. This is the place where the 3 major religions of the world, Hinduism, Islam and Buddhism meet.
The 15 Vaishnava monasteries or Satras of Majuli comprise of some more attractions of Assam. Besides the architectural splendor, the state is also famous for its numerous wildlife sanctuaries, which depict its natural beauty. The bird sanctuary of Assam and the famous Kaziranga National park are but a few natural tourist attractions of Assam. Such is the magnificence and uniqueness of this ancient state that even a glimpse of it in the photo gallery below will leave you wanting for more. So scroll through the picture gallery of Assam and experience beforehand what the state has in store for you.