Made up of seven states, popularly known as “the seven sisters”, Northeast India has impressive mountains, splendid hills, incredible rain forests, joyous rivers and much more. In essence, the density of biodiversity is highest in this small region of Northeast India. Here are the places to enjoy, a definitive journey to Northeast India!
Darjeeling, a serene, harmonious and peaceful city, is beautifully located in the foothills of the Himalayas. Known for its aromatic plantations, the breathtaking views of Mount Kanchenjunga, overlooking the Batasia Loop, the Padmaja Naidu Himalayas Zoological Park, the Peace Pagoda will surely excite any type of traveler. Therefore, it is the best place for any nature lover! Having a bicycle trip in the Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary, walking in the Tiger Hills, exploring the Rock Garden are other memorable experiences that one can consider for a lifetime. The picturesque, lonely and small town is one of the most sought after hill stations in India!
No one can resist falling in love with the state of Sikkim because it offers nothing less than the best!
Famous as the sister state among the Northeastern states, the distant and majestic mountain kingdom of Sikkim, it is incredibly charming. Home to the impressive Tsomgo Lake, Pemayangtse Monastery, Rumtek Monastery, Zemu Glacier, Gurudongmar Lake and more, Sikkim is undoubtedly a repository of natural landscapes. A bike ride along the most manageable route: the Nathula Pass, at 4,310 meters above sea level, is also a must-see route for cyclists.
Translated as “the land of the mountains lit by the sunrise”, Arunachal Pradesh exudes an eternal charm and incomparable beauty. Located at the end of the earth in northeast India, Arunachal Pradesh is the largest state among the seven sisters who are naturally blessed. It is worth visiting at least once in your life. It is essential to explore the innate beauty of Tawang, India’s largest monastery. The nice places to visit in Arunachal Pradesh are Dirang, Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary, Daporijo, Namdapha National Park and more. Trekking to Ziro, Sella Pass, part of the Ziro music festival and much more while waiting to participate in Arunachal Pradesh.’
Magical holidays are guaranteed in Assam amidst rich flora and fauna! Assam, a well-known northeastern state, is filled with positive vibes and optimistic feelings. Famous for its vast tea plantation areas, archaeological sites, Assam also has the famous Kaziranga National Park, one of the best places to visit in northeast India. Seeing the horned rhinos found in Kaziranga National Park, sailing the Dawki River, visiting Kamakhya Temple, Assam State Zoo and the Manas National Park Botanical Garden would make our vacation even more special. Some other essential activities are cruising the Brahmaputra River, shopping in Jorhat, safari in Manas National Park which would broaden one’s horizons.
Manipur is a region in its own right – multicultural society, wonderful beauty of abundant nature, rich indigenous culture, distant but magnificent hills, impressive martial arts and the most refined craftsmanship, and adorable craftsmanship. There are many unique things to discover in Manipur – taste the ghost pepper, the hottest pepper in the world, go shopping at Khwairamband Bazaar, a matriarchal market that is run only by local women. Additionally, visits to the War Cemetery, Sendra Island, Shri Govindajee Temple and Keibul Lamjao National Park can make your trip rewarding. Boating on Lake Loktak, visually delighting the big performances at the theater, exploring the old village of Andro, taking a chariot ride in the Moreh near the border, can make this trip the best and most special.
India is one of the most fantastic tourist destinations in the world which entices tourists with its natural essence of beauty. The northeast region of India is no exception to the rule by tempting its tourists with its vibrant natural beauty and cultural showcase like the ones mentioned above which can make your trip to the northeast of India a complete trip.