14 Best Places in Assam for Tourists

9. Hajo

Hajo
Hajo is a town on the banks of the Brahmaputra and is a prominent pilgrimage center for tourists across the country. The town houses pilgrimage sites from three major religions- Hinduism, Islam, and Buddhism. Hajo is famous for temples dedicated to the Hindu gods Durga, Shiva and Vishnu and the Powa Mecca Mosque which is a pilgrimage center for the followers of Islam. The most important temple of this land is the Hayagriva Madhava Mandir.
The temple is of great significance for both Hindus and Buddhists because this temple dedicated to Lord Vishnu is also believed to be the place where Buddha attained nirvana. Other temples that you must pay a visit to include Madan Kamdev Temple, Kedareswara Temple, and Deva Bhavana.