In the Chirang district of Assam, there is a Tehsil or Block named Sidli, where the Bhumeswar hills are situated. There is a village known as the Bhumeswar Hills NC. Bongaigaon, the nearest town from the Bhumeswar hills is 6 km away. Agriculture is one of the main occupations of the people here, and Assam tea, rice, mustard seeds, potato are some of the main products of the region. There are a number of festivals celebrated in the area, such as Bihu, Eid ul Fitr, Durgapuja, Porag, Bathow etc. The main tourist attractions of the place are, the Bageshwari hills and temple, Koya Kujiya Beel, Birjhora Tea estate etc.
Popular Things to do & See in and around
The scenic beauty attracts a number of people to this place. Apart from visiting the tourist spots in the area you can also visit nearby places such as Kalamati, an orchid and butterfly habitat, Jogighopa and Pancharatna. Also, when you are in the area, you should try the variety of local cuisines, some of which are seasonal, such as Pitha, while others like Panta bhat, and a drink called Apo are available most of the times.
There is a railway station near the area, therefore, you can reach to this place on train. The private bus stand and the public bus stands are nearby too, so you can avail their services.
Best Time to Visit
The weather condition remains too uncomfortable during the summer time, in this region, and thus one should avoid late summer. Also, during the monsoon season it is difficult to reach to this area and travel around due to rain. The best time for a visit in the Bhumeswar Hills is between winter and spring, as the weather remains on the colder side, making it easier to travel.