Fantastic Fancy Bazar Walk
LetUsGo is in Guwahati as well. They are launching their first Heritage Walk in this magnificent city with a bang.
Here's what you will get with this walk:
You will meet the guide at 4:00 PM in Fancy Bazaar Flower market and then from there you will walk towards Guwahati Baptist Church established in 1849. Here, they will talk about the history of the city. Then you proceed towards one of the city's oldest tea shop for your evening snacks. Later, you will walk through Pan Bazaar lane - a major landmark of the city. The area also includes many libraries, major government offices and a shopping district. Restaurants and bookshops in the area provide a unique environment. It is also a major wholesale market for drugs and pharmaceutical products and a hub for printing and publication. From there, enter Fancy Bazaar, a unique bazaar crammed with tiny shops trading exotic silk fabrics, handmade toys, Cane and Bamboo Products and home decor. This famous bazaar is located right next to the Central Railway station in Guwahati. While you are here, the amazing varieties of delicious Assamese food must be given a shot, with the famous momo's in the must-eat list!
Interestingly, Fancy Bazaar is also known as 'Phaasi Bazaar'.
History related to Fancy Bazar: Hangings used to take place here during the British regime in the District Jail which is located in Fancy Bazar, and it is responsible for the prefix 'Phasi' i.e., hanging. Therefore, it is known as Phasi Bazar too.
LetUsGo will bid you goodbye from here. They are co-hosting this tour with their local partner Event Tours.
Includes: Service of an English speaking Guide, snacks and 01 mineral water each.