Endowed with pristine natural beauty, North East India is a fascinating region encompassing seven states namely Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur and Tripura. From exotic flora and fauna to colourful culture, majestic Himalayas, rolling forested hills, gorgeous green lowlands, interesting tribes, arresting waterfalls, rivers and great adventure opportunities, North East India has a lot to adorn your holidays with the golden memories.
Surrounded by the mighty Himalayas, Assam is a fascinating place popular for its tea, silk, wildlife, Brahmaputra river cruise and rich cultural heritage which reflects in its temples, monuments and traditions. Kaziranga National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site, is a world famous attraction of Assam. You can also enjoy adventure sports in Assam.
Popularly known as the “Land of dawn lit mountains”, Arunachal Pradesh wins the heart of tourists with its lovely waterfalls, glaciers, forest, green landscapes and wildlife.
Meghalaya, the abode of clouds is an enchanting place to visit. Its 1/3 area is forested. There are several wonderful waterfalls in the state. Cherrapunji is a must-visit place as it holds the world record for receiving the highest rainfall in the world. Greenery and picturesque surroundings are the other attractions. Mawlynnong, Asia’s cleanest village is located in Meghalaya.
It is a land of stunning rolling hills, lakes, rivers, waterfalls and valleys. It is also rich in flora and fauna.
Endowed with the title of “Jewelled land”, Manipur is a mystical land of attractions like rural villages, tribal culture, lakes, caves, rivers and rugged hills.
It is a wonderland which must be visited at least once in a lifetime. You will surely enjoy its arresting natural beauty, tribal culture, ethnic dance forms, traditions and delicious cuisine.
A little different from the rest of the North Eastern states, Tripura is a blend of old and the new. Its attractions include the palace, museums, flora and fauna, rivers and fine arts, music and dance.
Adventure sports in North East India
In North East India you can indulge in various adventure activities such as river cruise, wildlife safari, trekking, river rafting, hang gliding, para sailing etc.
North East India is a great example of diversity when it comes to its tribes. It is home to around 200 tribes, each having its own culture and traditions. Visiting and witnessing the tribal culture is an experience in itself. Their jewellery, dresses and dance and music are really interesting.
Shopping in North East India
Shopping is a great experience in North East India. You can choose from a variety of beautiful handicrafts such as silk fabric, different types of tea leaves, wooden objects, metal items, fiber craft, pottery, handlooms, toys of straw and clay, bamboo and cane craft etc.