North-East India boasts the most iconic tourist places and fun-filled activities, where nature flourishes with all its glory.
With crystal clear blue waters, endless vibrant greenery and the unexplored hill ranges North East India is the most charming part of India which must be explored.
It houses so many beautiful places that one cannot find enough time to list out the infinite tourist places in North East India. The untouched natural beauty of Meghalaya, the numerous National Parks of Assam, the jaw-dropping view of Sikkim, the cultural wonderland of Mizoram etc are just a few of the reasons why you must visit North East India.
Is It Safe To Travel Alone To North East India?
Yes, of course. Northeast India is much safer than other parts of India. You had never been bothered and have never been at risk in the region. On the contrary, tourists have always been welcome.
Most Enchanting places in North-East India are Safe Enough-
The Northeastern part of India is an ideal for those who want to travel alone. Here are some of the probable places where you could enjoy some time with yourself and nature-
- Kaziranga National Park, Assam- ‘Home to the One-Horned Rhino’
A beautiful unicorn in a winter morning !
Indian Rhinoceros shot at Kaziranga National Park.#wild #wildlife #nature #photography #rhino #onehornedrhino #kaziranga #nikon #bbc #natgeo #IncredibleIndia pic.twitter.com/nqg5Ada09I
— Priyodarshan Gogoi (@priyodarshan_) September 25, 2018
With a vibrant, well preserved and sustained ecology, Kaziranga National Park is a very popular tourist destination in North-East India. It is being home to two-thirds of the world’s One Horned rhinoceros population has been declared as a World Heritage Site. Beside visiting One Horned Rhino, you can also explore-
- Swamp Deer
- Wild Buffalos
- Chinese Pangolins
- Bengal Foxes
- Sloth Bears
- Flying Squirrels
Best time to visit: October- June
Known for- Wide variety of animals
- Cherrapunji – ‘Meghalaya’s dew drop’
Cherrapunji is one of the most beautiful places you can ever visit. With fog, waterfalls, streams, caves and drizzles, it has lot to enjoy. https://t.co/A48EmF8LvX#Cherrapunjee #meghalaya #arwah #mawsmai #nohkalikaifalls #7sisterfalls #ecopark #fog #waterfalls #streams #travel pic.twitter.com/nAHwIrFyNB
— Awesome Blossom (@blossawe) September 28, 2018
A mesmerizing blend of a unique climate and its untouched beauty along Cherrapunji is sure to refresh you inside out. It is the wettest places in India where the pristine surroundings is an excellent place to sit back. Here you can get a glimpse of many gushing waterfalls, such as-
- Dain Thelen falls
- Noh Sngithiang falls
- Noh Kalikai falls
Best time to visit: September to May
Known for- Double Decker Root Bridge and Krem Phyllut
- Gangtok- ‘The Gateway to Sikkim’
— Mayur Saxena (@mayursaxena23) September 25, 2018
Lofty Himalayan peaks, tranquil glacial lakes, and holistic weather define the beauty of Gangtok, which proudly sits as the capital of Sikkim. This beautiful hill station is counted amongst the most peaceful holiday destinations in North East India. Gangtok has various natural attractions such as-
- Tsomgo Lake
- Ban Jhakri falls
- Tashi viewpoint
- Enchey Monastery
- Ganesh Tok
- Do Drul Chorten
- Rumtek Monastery
Best time to visit: Throughout the year
Known for- MG Road and Nathu La Pass
- The best way to reach Gangtok is to take a flight from your town to the nearest airport, which Bagdogra Airport. From Bagdogra airport you can either avail a rental car or Bagdogra airport taxi service to reach Gangtok.
- Or you can board a train up to New Jalpaiguri Railway Station.
- The road condition from Bagdogra to Gangtok is quite good and well maintained
- Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh- ‘The birthplace of Dalai Lama’
स्वर्ग मतलब सबसे सुंदर, शांत, अपने अंदर झाँक कर देखने को विवश कर दे।कश्मीर सुंदर व दर्शनीय है,इसमें कोई शक नहीं,पर#NE_India ऐसे कई स्वर्ग अपने आँचल में समेटे हुए है….. #अरुणाचल के #Tawang, #Ziro and #Bomdila आदि जगहें आपको स्वर्ग में होने का अनुभव ना दे, तो चले जाना कश्मीर.. pic.twitter.com/X5KzpuO4rX
— Yogesh Tanwar..!! (@YogeshTanwar007) September 23, 2018
Located at a height of 3048 m, the beautiful town of Tawang has scenic beauties to make your trip a picturesque one.
It is the place famous for Tawang Monastery, which is being extremely sacred for the Buddhists. Tawang is a place which will blow your mind with its natural beauty wrapped in the scent of spirituality.
Best time to visit: September- March
Known for- Tawang Monastery, Sela Pass, Nuranang Falls
- Shillong, Meghalaya- ‘Scotland of the East’
— Anirudha Bhakat (@AnirudhaBhakat) September 29, 2018
Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, is known for its picturesque beauty. The soothing climate makes Shillong an ideal spot to explore. The high mountain peaks, glittering lakes, breathtakingly beautiful golf courses, museums, gushing waterfalls, and the zoo are the key reasons why people visit Shillong.
Best time to visit: September-May
Known for- Mawlynnong, Umiam Lake, Elephant Falls
- Kohima, Nagaland- ‘A land ruled by the Nagas’
— Ati venuh (@Ativenuh) September 20, 2018
The hilly capital of Nagaland, Kohima is famous for its ethereal environment and untouched beauty. Perched at a height of 1500 meters above the sea level, Kohima is bewitched with quaint hills, emerald forests and a picturesque landscape.
Best time to visit: October-June
Things to do- Trekking, camping, and hiking
Known for- Dzukou Valley, Japfu Peak, Kohima Museum, Kohima Zoo
- Serchhip- ‘A hidden color of Mizoram’
— Sp Belieber (@Chelsea_Ngente) July 21, 2016
Encompassing the position of highest literacy rate in India, Serchhip in Mizoram is a place that can provide you with a unique experience. You can experience the actual village life and their activities that it sustains in the everyday. Some places must be explored such as-
- Vantawng Khawhltha waterfall
- Chhingpuii Thlan
- Hriantrengna lung
Best time to visit– Throughout the year
Known for- Vantawng Falls, Chhingpuii Thlan, Thenzawl
Have A Wonderful Trip To The Safest Part Of India!!
Traveling alone is the most adventurous as well as the most exciting things to do in everyone’s life. However, it is necessary to be conscious while traveling alone in any part of India or to the foreign country. Be safe and have an exotic vacation in North-East India.