Aizawl the scenic capital of Mizoram is the largest city in the state. This city and is surrounding areas are developed to meet the influx of domestic and foreign tourists. City is situated at an altitude of aa32 meters with Tuirial river valley to its east Tlawng river valley to its west creating a breathtaking view. Bara Bazaar, Luangmual Handicarfts Centre, Mizoram State Museum and Durtlang Hills are some of major tourist attractions here. Visit to nearby tribal hamlet is often done from here to peek into the traditional lifestyle of local people.
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Ques: Where is Aizawl Located?
Ans: Aizawl is the capital city of the Indian state of Mizoram. Aizawl is situated at 3715 feet from the sea level, and it is a spiritual and cultural center of the Mizoram.
Ques: Is any permit required to visit Aizawl?
Ans: Inner Line Permit is required for Indian national to visit Aizawl. All foreign nationals have to register themselves at the office of Superintendent of Police (CID/SB) Mizoram who is the designated Foreigners Registration Officer (FRO) of the State within 24 hours of arrival.
Ques: Where we can get ILP ?
Ans: All Domestic tourist can obtain ILP from Liaison Officer, Government of Mizoram from the following cities- Kolkata, Shillong, Silchar, Guwahati and New Delhi.
Ques: What kinds of clothes should I carry during trip to Aizawl?
Ans: You can carry cotton garments during the summer season and Monsoon season light woolen clothes. During winter, warm woolen clothing is essential.
Ques: What type of accommodation can I avail in Aizawl?
Ans: You can available Private hotels and tourist Lodges houses in Aizawl as per your budget. Here are some recommended hotels are The Regency, J I T Hotel, Zamzo Grill & Kitchen Restaurant (Hotel Floria) and ZRS HomeStay etc.
Ques: How can we reach Aizawl?
Ans: Aizawl is the capital city of Mizoram which has an Airport and it is connected by different cities like Kolkata, Guwahati, and Imphal etc. Silchar is nearest Railway Station which is at approx. 185 Kms away from Aizwal.
Ques: Will I be able to get internet access easily during tour?
Ans: Internet connections are available in Aizawl with 3G & 4G speed.
Ques: Which is the best time to visit Aizawl?
Ans: The best time to visit Aizawl is throughout the year. However we do recommend Traveling to Aizawl in Winter Season (October till March) as weather will be pleasant and you will enjoy couple of festivals including Christmas.
Ques: Can I use credit card in Aizawl?
Ans: Yes, You can use Visa or Master Card only at few places in Aizawl.
Ques: What are the top sightseeing places in Aizawl?
Ans: Indian Holiday offers couple of tour packages which includes Aizawl along with other cities of Mizoram and nearby state. Some of the famous sightseeing tourist places what we will recommend to visit of Aizawl are as follows:
- Durtlang Hills: This is a popular and beautiful place to visit in Aizawl especially because of the panoramic view which one gets to see from these hills.
- Vantawang Falls: The waterfalls are located in the lush green surroundings and are it is the highest waterfalls in Mizoram.
- Mizoram State Museum: It is a rich collection of various artifacts and other things related to the culture and history of Mizoram.
- Reiek: It is a stunning place with natural scenic beauty and a variety of fauna especially hill birds.
- Dampa Tiger Reserve: This place is good enough to spot some exotic species of animals especially the tiger. The place is surrounded by hills, valleys, and jungles.
Ques: Which festival is famous in Aizawl?
Ans: The Chapchar Kut is a festival is famous in Aizawl. It is celebrated during March after completion of their most arduous task of jhum operation i.e., jungle-clearing. It is a spring festival celebrated with great favour and gaiety.
Ques: Which market is famous in Aizawl?
Ans: Aizawl New Market is actually the oldest market in the city. Local’s people come here to buy their daily necessities such as vegetables, dry fish and meat but you can also get superb Burmese food here and also some traditional handlooms. The market also has a variety of 'foreign goods' from Bangladesh and Myanmar, from which very patient shoppers might find something good.
Ques: What is ‘Nghahloh Dawr’?
Ans: Nghahloh Dawr is the local word for a shop without a keeper. You will get fresh products from the farms in these shops. If you pass through the highways of Mizoram, especially between the villages, you will see numerous bamboo made shops without shopkeepers. One wooden money box is kept in the shop where you leave the money after picking the products. The People of Mizoram live on concept of trusting the others. These shops are called ‘Nghahloh Dawr’.
Ques: What is the specialty in Restaurants in Aizawl?
Ans: In restaurants you cannot give order verbally. You have to place your order by writing in a paper. The waiter’s won’t wait with a pen and paper. You can take your time and write what you want to eat.
Ques: What should a tourist not do in Aizawal?
Ans: There are some options do not for tourist.
- Don’t expect alcohol on your tour.
- Make sure to get Inner Line Permit before entering the state.
- Tourist not to do in Aizawal Shopping on Sundays because all main shops will be closed.