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Kamakhya Temple

Nilachal Hill, Guwahati 781010, India
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Good and clean ambience. Pandas and purohits are far better than other temples in India. Darshan... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Bratin B
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Very crowded but worth it

You have to stand in the queue for 4-5 hours until you are not taking VIP pass of INR 300-500. On... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Nilachal Hill, Guwahati 781010, India
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good and clean ambience. Pandas and purohits are far better than other temples in India. Darshan was well organized.

Thank Bratin B
Reviewed yesterday

You have to stand in the queue for 4-5 hours until you are not taking VIP pass of INR 300-500. On Saturday, it is more crowded because Maa Kali is worshipped on saturday.

Thank Varun G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and serene....darshans are organised in a very methodical manner and no one esp the pundits harass you for money or pooja which is very good.

Thank Punita A
Reviewed 2 days ago

The temple of Kamakhya Devi. We were also told that it is a must do once we were in Guwahati. We only had one evening and the temple closes at Sunset each day. So we rushed and made it just in time. The view of...More

Thank Pawan Singh T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visit during night time for a serene view from the hilltop. The temple premises also looks better at night

Thank Deepmala D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is the one of the powerful temple of India. Please visit once and feel the power of maa Kamakhya. Car parking facility is available. There have many viewpoint and after Darshan of maa kamakhya you can go to Bhubaneswari temple. You can see all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a well managed beautiful temple. You should go by Car and try to be there by 6-6:30 in the morning. The place gets crowded very early. Prefer to take the Rs. 501 ticket, which will still get you in the queue for atleast...More

Thank richagoel15
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Temple is one of the most important shrines of Hindu religion and is Shaktipeeth. This is one of the few temples where Animal sacrifice is still prevelant. Built upon a small hillock in Gauhati, it is must visit for everyone travelling to North East India...More

Thank Sudhir K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well organised place of holy faith, we seldom find such cleanliness and such organised management in shrines and holy places.

Thank captsh
Reviewed 1 week ago

Out of 51 Shakti Peeths, Devi Kamakhya Shakti Peeth is the most powerful one as it symbolizes feminine strength and the power of procreation. The famed Goddess Kamakhya Temple is located in middle of Guwahati on Nilachal Hill. It is easily accessible from the city....More

Thank Joy M
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Prema R
13 June 2017|
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Response from Rudra S | Reviewed this property |
Not much stairs are to climb from the car park. It is easily accessible by anybody of any age, normally.
1 June 2017|
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Response from dj_kashyap | Reviewed this property |
Guwahati is a city of temples surrounded by hills and the mighty Brahmaputra flowing between Guwahati city & North Guwahati. Though we don't have any Govt. organised tours but there are few private agencies who can make your... More
Gargi N
26 May 2017|
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Response from Rudra S | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gargi, At Kamakhya temple you need not climb stairs or hill. All the vehicles go upto the parking place of the temple. So your mother can very comfortably reach the temple and have darshan. However, the main temple is in... More