Adventures & Sports
Mizoram in India has an abundant deep valleys veiled with rich
and luxuriant surroundings filled with a vast variety of flora and
fauna. Trekking here is simply excellent and exciting. There are
about 21 peaks in Mizoram varying from 1,179 m to 2,157 m in altitude.
The peaks offer much scope to visitors fond of adventure sports
like climbing and mountaineering.
Enjoy the landscape of Mizoram abundant with wild flowers, splendid
scenery, local people, conversing & dancing people. There are routes,
which ascend steeply, and which go around local villages, passing
through forests of rhododendron. It is this very charm that attracts
the spiritual joy that trekkers have found to be.
This commercial town 192 km from Aizwal, Champai is a good base
for trekkers, especially in the spring. The rhododendrons around
the hills are especially beautiful. 5 km away is the traditional
village of Mizos, Ruantlang, where age old traditional Mizo way
of life is still preserved.
Known as the "Blue Mountain", it is the highest peak in Mizoram
(7,100 feet above the mean sea level). The whole plateau is a garden
of rhododendron skirted by beautiful trees and flowers of all colours
and shapes. There are splendid views of the blue hazed hills and
valleys. This spot is one of the most ideal place for the mountaineers.
Natural landscape, cool and pleasant climate, rich flora - all make
this place a beautiful Hill- Station. The remains of the British
Missionaries and the first church of Mizoram are found there. Nearby
is a small lake.
Phawngpui National Park
The highest mount in the state situated at 2157 m above sea level.
With an area of 3000 sq m, this park is rich in Flora and Fauna.
Its' a home for Tigers, Sambar Deer, Hoolog Gibbon, Barking Deer,
Bear, Serow and birds. It is ideal for trekking.
Info on Adventures, Sports, Trekking, Mountaineering , Water Sports etc. of Mizoram - India