Kakochang Waterfalls

Hike to Kakochang waterfall

Author: TG Contributor
Date: 2020-10-19

Share using:

Kakochang waterfall is located about 13 km from the Bokakhat, a place in the Jorhat Region of Assam. Situated between the Kaziranga National Park and Bokakhat, it is a prominent local eat-outside picnic spot. It is around 30 km from Kaziranga and an hour drive of scenic beauty. It is a well known tourist attraction and picnic spot for locals near Kaziranga.

The remains of the historical Numaligarh can also be viewed from this place. One has to hike for a kilometer for 10-15 minutes to reach here. Carrying slippers is a good option as, you will have to walk through several streams and shoes will get wet. Also carry towel etc. if want to take a dip in the falls.

The water is chilled and refreshing in this calm place. Local villagers sell pineapple; bamboo, chicken etc. close by. It is also known as Kaipholangso Falls and Kakojan locally. An ideal time to visit the Kakochang waterfalls is during the post-monsoon months, when due to the heavy rainfall the waterfall plummets with abundant water. Hence, the best time to visit is between the months of October to March.

The location has good connectivity of roads and well connected with major districts of Assam. There are many private and public state governments owned bus services are available from Guwahati to Bokakhat that run at regular intervals. Before starting the Kakochang hike please make sure that you have taken foods properly. It is only because there are no food spot on the way. It is always advisable to carry light snack and snacks.




No Comments

Trending Blogs

General Read More
Food of Sikkim
Leisure Read More
Know the best places to visit in North east India: Meghalaya and more
Adventure Rush Read More
Trekking in the lost kingdom of Mustang

Latest Blogs

General Read More
Places to visit in Pasighat, Arunachal Pradesh
Leisure Read More
An unruly yak at Tsomgo Lake- Did I survive the ride?
Leisure Read More
5 Offbeat Places to Visit in Darjeeling
Adventure Rush Read More
Self-Guided Walking tour of Gangtok
A call to all travel junkies
Share your amazing travel stories
&
inspire someone today!
Become a TOURGENIE contributor
Write for our blog
Want to explore more Activities?
Explore Activities
The North Sikkim Experience
The North Sikkim Experience
5 Days 4 Nights
Explore Activities
A Weekend Retreat to Darjeeling
A Weekend Retreat to Darjeeling
3 Days 2 Nights
Explore Activities
Trip To Tawang
Trip To Tawang
8 Days 7 Nights
PARTNERS
ADDRESS:
  • Near Co-Operative, Middle Sichey Gangtok, East Sikkim, India, 737101

    • booking@tourgenie.com
    • support@tourgenie.com