Those who are crazy about hills would definitely love Mizoram, the state has 21 major peaks of different heights. Breathtaking valleys and high hills along with lakes and rivers make Mizoram the best holiday destination.
So, today We bring you some of their popular attractions which will make your Mizoram trip a memorable one.
Must visit places in Mizoram
1. Solomon’s Temple
This temple is made completely of white marble. This church was founded by Dr. L.B. Sailo in 1984 and the members are known as ‘the elects.
2. Durtlang Hills
The way to Durtlang itself offers an enjoyable walk along the steep climb with a scenic rural environment. It is Situated to the north of Aizwal high and provides a majestic view of the entire Aizwal city.
3. Mizoram State Museum
It is situated in the center of the town at Zarkawt. This museum gives a good insight into Mizo traditions, culture, and history. It is an ethnographic museum with multipurpose collections on display. There are five galleries: Textile Gallery, Ethnology, History, Anthropology, Natural History, and Archeology Terrace. The collection occupies four floors.
4. Vantawng Falls
Mizoram’s highest falls, Vantawng Falls are located about 137 KMs from Aizawl and 5 kms from the village of Thenzawl in Serchhip district. It is a two-tiered waterfall with a total height of 229 meters.
It rests at an elevation of 1548 meters overlooking Aizawl and offers a view of the surrounding valleys and hills. On a clear day, the plains of Bangladesh can be seen from the top of the hill. It is surrounded by thick lush green temperate trees and bushes.
It is famous for orchids and rhododendrons. It is also known as Blue Mountain and is the highest mountain peak in the Lushai Hills and in the state of Mizoram. There is a semi-circular series of cliffs on the western side called Thlazuang Khàm, which have a sharp and deep fall and serve as the natural home of mountain goats.
7. Murlen National Park
About 15 species of mammals, 150 species of birds, 35 species of Medicinal plants, 2 species of bamboos, and 4 species of orchids so far have been recorded in this Park.
8. Serchhip Tourism
Serchipp is a famous district in Mizoram holds the highest literacy rate in India; a place that gives you a unique and colorful experience. This small town consists of popular villages like Neihloh and Buangpuri. Vantawng Khawhltha waterfall makes this place even more beautified. Other attractions of this place include the Chhingpui Thlan and Hriantrengna lung.
9. Champhai Tourism
Champhai is a beautiful region in Mizoram with picturesque hills and a colorful snippet of a culture surrounding them.
There’s a bulk of tourist attractions including a cave called the Kungawrhi Puk, a river named Tiau Lui, Rih Dil Lake, Lianchhiari Lunglen Tlang and a few more. And adding the flavor of adventure, trekking at the Thasiama Seno Neihna, is another place that can be visited while you’re in Mizoram.
10. Dampa Tiger Reserve, Aizawl Overview
Located amid the deep, dense tropical forests of Mizoram in India, Dampa Tiger Reserve is a beautiful Wildlife Sanctuary. The forest is located approximately 125 kilometers away from Aizwal and is rich with various types of flora and fauna, which attract tourists and nature lovers from all parts of the world to the northeastern state of India.
People in Dumpa Tiger Reserve personally feel the excitement of watching tigers and searching for lush valleys, freshwater lakes, creeks, waterfalls, and natural salt lakes which are still intact within the reserve boundaries.
The name Dampa is a derivative taken from lonely bachelors (Dam Paa meaning Lonely Men), which was left in this area after passing the majority female population. Traveling to this place is extremely worthwhile for nature lovers, animal lovers, and adventures. The Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary spreads over 500 sq. Kms in the western part of Mizoram and touches the international boundaries of Bangladesh.
The reserve houses multiple of animals like Tiger, Leopards, Indian Python, Sloth Bears, The Barking Deer, and a variety of birds. The hills surrounding the Wildlife Sanctuary are known as bio-geographical highways which link India to Malayan and some areas of China.
11. Tamdil (Tam Lake), Aizawl Overview
Tamdil Lake is the largest lake in the state of Mizoram; also, a man-made lake which especially acts as a natural attraction for tourism of the state. Tamdil Lake, which is transformed into ‘Lake of Mustard’ in Mizo, is a beautiful lake with spectacular landscape, clear, blue water and a quiet atmosphere. Located between the evergreen forests and the hills, the lake is situated in the forest of hills of Mizoram, which is about 100 km east of Aizawl.
This place is preferred for relaxation and gives an opportunity to stay away from the crowd in nature’s lap. In addition to being a tourist destination, a beautiful lake is also important for the fisherman. Somebody can run a boat in the lake, roam around its edges or just lay a carpet, lie down and read a book – there are many ways to spend some pleasant time in the lake.
12. Hmuifang, Aizawl Overview
Hmuifang or Hmuifang Tlang is one of the most beautiful destinations in Mizoram; it’s an amazing hill which offers a lot to the traveler. The place is located 50 km away from the capital city of Aizawl. Hmuifang is hill town located at the heart of Mizoram state.
The hill station is well-known for its wildlife and adventurous activities which gathers the attention of many enthusiastic lovers to its hills. It’s a land of lush greenery and slopes untouched by the humans.
Hmuifang is also known for anchoring a festival promoted by the Tourism Development of Mizoram called the Thalfavang Kut; giving you the details of Mizo culture by showcasing different dance forms such as Cheraw, Sawlakai, Siktuithiang lam, and Chheihlam.
It’s a perfect place for tourism and related activities; heaven for adventure seekers. It is a place full of promises for tourism and related activities and is a heaven for adventure lovers. The Mizoram Government is also paying special attention to the possibility of being a major tourist center by organizing an annual cultural festival called Thalfavang Kut in the November month.
Best Time To Visit Mizoram
Winter is the best time to visit the state.