Aizawl, the capital city of Mizoram which lies at the southern side border, is a beautiful place that offers plenty of tourist attractions to tourists and habitants alike.
Besides its breathtaking beauty, Aizawl is the storehouse of all important Government offices, State assembly house and civil secretariat. It also enhouses different communities of mizos wherein they maintain peaceful coexistence as the main theme.
Various varieties of jungle products , monuments and memorials connected with legends and folklores are also avalilable. This lively and bustling city is the headquarter of Aizawl District is definitely enchanting and worth visiting.
The state capital Aizawl is located at an altitude of 400ft. above sea level. It is accessible from Shillong, Guwathi and Silchar by bus, by road and by car. Standing on a high ridges surrounded on the east by the deep valleys, and on the north protected by beautiful high craggy. An ideal hill station for those looking for fresh air and solitude.
Places of interest in Aizawal include the Museum at Macdonald’s Hill. The Mizoram State Museum is small but a rich treasure house of histrorical relics, ancient costumes exquisits affects and traditional complements.
Tourist must visit the mini Zoological Garden and Durtlang Hills, the northernmost part of Aizawl. Aizawl, the capital of Mizoram is 180 Kms. From Silchar which is the nearest rail-head .
The Bus journey from Silchar to Aizawl usually takes about 6 hours. Mizoram State Transport Buses between Aizawl and Silchar daily. There is daily Vayudoot Air Service between Calcutta and Aizawl.