Located on the southernmost corner is the state of Mizoram, also known as the Land of the Blue Mountains. It is a vibrant location for the tourists to enjoy the natural beauty of the wide-ranging hills and the exotic flora and fauna. It is characterized by gushing rivers and magnificent waterfalls. The vast spreading paddy fields offer a complete contrast to the dense jungles and steep hills. One can make trips to Champhai and Phawngpui Peak from the capital city of Aizwal. In the Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary, you can be lucky to get a glimpse of gaur ('Indian bison') and wild elephants.
Places To Visit In Mizoram:
Aizawl: It is the capital of Mizoram located at an altitude of 4000 feet above the sea level. The lush green valley of river Tlawng surrounds it on the east side and the beautiful high hill of Durtlang surrounds it on the north side.
Bara Bazar: It is a prominent shopping hub for the visitors as well as the locals. The visitors can purchase some local stuff, traditional costumes, and jewelry made by the locals.
Luangmual Handicarfts Centre: It is located about 7 Kms away from the Aizawl city. It is known for 'Khumbeu', the famous ceremonial bamboo hat made from waterproof 'hnahthial' leaves.
Mizoram State Museum: It is situated in the McDonald Hill in the town center. It has some interesting collection of historical relics, traditional costumes of different tribes and traditional implements.
Durtlang Hills: The beautiful and craggy Durtlang Hills offer a breathtaking view of Aizawl city.
Mini Zoo: The mini zoo is home to several species of animals and birds found in the hills of Mizoram.
Berawtlang Tourist Complex: It is a recreational center situated about 7 kms away from the Aizawl City. It offers facilities like Restaurant and Tourist Cottages for the tourists.
Tamdil Lake: Situated at a distance of about 85 Kms, this natural lake in Mizoram is surrounded by virgin forests. It is an ideal picnic spot for the tourists where they can enjoy boating and fishing. The tourist lodge here is the ideal place to relax and enjoy the serenity of the place.
Champhai: It is a prominent commercial town and a hub for Indo-Myanmar border trade. It is also an important agriculture and sericulture center offering a panoramic view of the Myanmar hills.