Find fun things to do in Guwahati, like touring temples and viewing wildlife
Located in a quiet area dotted with parks, the Radisson Blu Hotel Guwahati is a short drive from several historic sites. Between meetings, be sure to visit the hilltop Kamakhya Temple, a significant pilgrimage site. You can see native animals like clouded leopards and macaques at the Assam State Zoo, or spot rare birds at Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary, especially during the fall and winter migration period. Looking for cultural things to do? Explore the art and heritage of the region at the Assam State Museum or the Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra cultural center. If you need suggestions about what to see or assistance with transportation, visit our 24-hour concierge desk.
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Assam State Museum
5.51 mi / 8.86 km from the hotel
Learn about the history of Assam state in this museum, which displays a collection of natural history artifacts, as well as folk art and ancient sculptures.
Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra
9.03 mi / 14.53 km from the hotel
During festivals, you can watch traditional dance and music performances at the open-air theater of this cultural center. The complex is also home to an art gallery and a regional-heritage museum.
Purva Tirupati Sri Balaji Temple
3.35 mi / 5.4 km from the hotel
The intricately carved facade of this temple is impressive, whether viewed during the day or at night, when it’s illuminated. The richly decorated stone idol dedicated to Lord Balaji weighs in at four tons.
2.41 mi / 3.88 km from the hotel
Rebuilt by King Nara Narayana in the 17th century, this Hindu temple is a popular pilgrimage destination. The striking structure dedicated to the goddess Kamakhya features seven domes.
Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary
2.53 mi / 4.07 km from the hotel
Known as a refuge for native and migratory birds, including kingfishers and storks, this wetland habitat aims to preserve the biodiversity of the region.
Assam State Zoo
6.58 mi / 10.59 km from the hotel
Home to more than 1,000 mammals, reptiles, and birds, the Assam State Zoo is a must-see for children and adults. Get up close to macaques, clouded leopards, and pythons, and stroll through a lush botanical garden.
1.22 mi / 1.96 km from the hotel
One of northeast India’s oldest and most well-respected universities, Gauhati University (GU) was established in 1948 and is affiliated with more than 320 colleges and institutes throughout Lower Assam.
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
3.28 mi / 5.28 km from the hotel
Recognized as an “Institute of National Importance,” IIT Guwahati sits on a beautiful 700-acre campus and is home to more than 5,000 students pursuing graduate and undergraduate degrees in the sciences.