Festivals are celebrated with great enthusiasm and religious sentiments in Kamrup. Festival of Kamrup offers an extremely colourful and promotes unity and feeling of brotherhood.
Bihu:Bihu is a very warmly celebrated festival of Assam. The festival is well known for its folk songs and traditional dance of young women. The Assamese people celebrate this event after the annual harvest on the last day of ‘Puh’ month with immense fervor. It is celebrated in mid April every year.
Durga Puja:The most important and popular festival for Hindus in Assam, Durga Puja is devoted to the worship of Goddess Durga and is celebrated with tremendous fervor and gusto during the 9 days of Navaratri in October every year. The local people celebrate this festival with fun and enjoyment.
Manasa Festival;Another important festival, Manasa Festival is dedicated to the Snake Goddess Manasa and is known as Debaddhani Festival. Local people worship snakes on this festival and celebrate with huge splendor and pomp.
Laho Dance:The local people of the district have another dance festival for amusement called as the Laho dance. Both males and females takes part in this dance festival, usually two young men on either side of a girl, connecting arms together, dance in step. It is a wonderful festival of Kamrup.
Kamrup has a lot deluxe and medium to budget accommodation options. Hotel Dynasty (S S Road), Rajmahal Hotel (A.T. Road, Guwahati), Kiranshree Portico (Paltan Bazar), Hotel Vishwaratna (A.T. Road, Guwahati) and Ambarish Grand Residency (Paltan Bazar) are deluxe accommodations with all top class facilities which make your stay a reliable and memorable one. Other medium and budget accommodations include Hotel Rituraj (Kedar Road) and Hotel Rialto (Panbazar).
Summers of Kamrup are extremely hot and exhausting. The temperature ranges from 25 degrees to 35 degrees in the months of March to June. One shall avoid visiting Kamrup during these months.Best Season in Kamrup
The best season to visit Kamrup is the winter season. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for sightseeing. The best months to visit are October, November, January and March.Winter Season in Kamrup
Winters approach Kamrup in November and lasts till February. The climate is pleasantly cool and the temperature ranges from 10 degrees to 20 degrees. Pleasant climate during the season is apt for sightseeing in Kamrup.Monsoon Season in Kamrup
July marks the beginning of Monsoon season in Kamrup and lasts till September. Sporadic rainfalls make Kamrup look very beautiful during this season.
AttractionsScenic, Silk and Cotton clothes, Making of brass cups and plates
Best SeasonOctober to March
LANGUAGESNepalese, Bengali, Assamese and Hindi