One of the major cities of Assam, Jorhat has evolved as one of the major commercial hubs of the state and also serves as a gateway to several places of interest for visitors. The city is known for its historical monuments, natural attractions and a vibrant culture. On a trip to Jorhat, visitors can explore the scenic freshwater island of Majuli, famous for its natural beauty and cultural heritage; pay a visit to Dhekiakhowa Bor Namghar, an important place of worship and enjoy fine golfing in the Jorhat Gymkhana Club, the oldest golf course in Asia. Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary that presents a splendid diversity of wildlife is a place worth visiting on a Jorhat tour. Mulai Forest in the region is a testimony to the Herculean efforts of ‘the forest man of India,’ Jadav Payeng, who developed this forest on his own. Another place of tourist interest is Digital Planetarium, which features a dome-shaped projection screen for night sky simulation. Playing an essential role in the cultural affairs of the state, this place is also known as the cultural capital of Assam. Blessed with breathtakingly scenic natural vistas and man-made wonders, this city has become a ‘destination of choice’ in the region. To discover the cultural and natural uniqueness of this place comfortably, visitors can book travel packages from MakeMyTrip.