Unakoti is 180km away from the capital city of Tripura. In the Northeast region of India, it is one of the popular places for tourists to visit. It is a group of rock-cut sculptures. Among many sculptures is a 33 feet high bust of Lord Shiva with 11 feet high headgear, which has been partly broken now. This place is considered as one of the sacred places by the people of Tripura and Indian tourists. The stone carvings of this place have been thrilling Indian archaeologists for decades. Unakoti literally translates to “one less than a crore” (10 million), with a number of legends and myths associated with it. It is counted amongst Tripura’s best-kept secrets.
(5) Jampui Hills:
Jampui Hills in Tripura is also known as “the eternal hills of spring” mainly because of the pleasant climate in this area all year round. The hills are always lively and beautiful no matter what season it is. Large numbers of tourists visit Jamupi Hills every year among other popular places. The lush green hills, with plantations of orchids and tea, provide a good vantage point to view the valleys below. Oranges are planted along the slopes in these hills that add to the beauty of this place. It is a place you must visit in Northeast India in Tripura.
These are just a few of the famous places to visit in the Eastern part of India in Tripura, but there are more. Apart from Jampui Hills, Chittangong Hills in Agartala is also famous for its picturesque view that comprises mini-mountains with multiple valleys. You may also be glad to know that there are seven rivers meandering across these valleys that add to its beauty.
If you would also like to explore the wildlife of Tripura then you may be excited to hear that there exists wildlife sanctuaries and is home to a variety of wildlife especially birds and primates in Tripura. Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary in Agartala is not only home to wildlife but it is also a research and academic center. Many lakes are present within the sanctuary, with the availability of a boating facility.
Another wildlife sanctuary is the Gondacherra Wildlife Sanctuary in Agartala where the untainted habitat of multiple species of flora and fauna can be found. Tigers, wild horses, bison, aquatic life, and many migratory plus local birds can be spotted here. These sanctuaries are rich in flora, fauna, and avifauna and are treasured in India.
Tripura is that Northeastern Indian state with beautiful hills and valleys, rivers, and lakes; rich culture; and delicious cuisine with many amazing places to visit. It is one of the stunning places in India with rich historic value and old architectural buildings. Spending holidays in this part of India is going to be a great experience.
There are so many other places to visit in the Northeast region of India. Listed below are some of the most famous places found in each state:
The largest tea-producing state of India, Assam is not only famous for its tea gardens. This state in India is also home to a two-third population of the entire world’s one-horned rhinoceros in Kaziranga National Park. The largest freshwater river island is also in Assam. When you’re in this part of India the “must visit” places are:
Kaziranga National Park
These places attract tourists from across the globe and India. There are more places you should visit in Assam but these are on top of the list if you want to feast your eyes and understand Assam from close proximity.
One of the best states for spending your holidays in Northeast India is Meghalaya. This state has places like Cherrapunjee, which is one of the wettest places in the world. Meghalaya has so much to offer—beautiful waterfalls, lush green hills, rich wildlife, amazing culture, and delicious cuisine—that you will want to come back again. A few of the places you can visit are:
Mawsynram is a beautiful village that receives the highest rainfall in Meghalaya and India. Apart from these places, there are so many tourist attraction spots in Meghalaya. It is an ideal tourist destination for those who love nature and want to stay close to it.
Tucked comfortably in the lap of the Himalayas, Sikkim the second smallest state in India; it is a hill station that gives you distant skyline views of the majestic Khangchendzonga Mountains in India and peaks next to it. There are so many places in Sikkim you can visit in your holidays and gather wonderful experiences on your way back home. Some places that have been major tourist attractions are:
Khangchendzonga National Park
Cable Ride in Deorali
These are only a few places that tourists from all around the world and India love to visit in Sikkim. From mighty Himalayan ranges to beautiful waterfalls, an array of flora, rich wildlife, and grand monasteries, Sikkim is a treasure in India you must visit.
There must have been times you may have thought if nature has been more kind to some places. This world has so many places that offer you great experiences, amazing views, and breathtaking moments. Arunachal Pradesh in India also has such places that will stun you. Some of these places are:
If you are seeking an extraordinary trip to spend your holidays in an amazing place, Arunachal Pradesh is that destination for you. This Northeastern Indian state is the perfect place for you if you wish to explore tribal culture and the simplicity of their exquisite beauty.
Nagaland is a state in India known for its rich culture and tradition—diverse in tribe, languages, and customs but united at heart. Famous for its ethereal environment, unexplored and untouched beauty, Kohima is the capital of this beautiful state in Northeast India. Famous tourist places you can visit in Nagaland are:
Town Mani Park
Unman Village (regarded as the oldest and the largest village)
People who love going trekking, hiking, and camping should visit Nagaland for a thrilling experience. This place in India is endowed with quaint hills, picturesque landscape,s and emerald forests. All adventure enthusiasts are advised to go visit this beautiful Indian state at least once in their life.
Mizoram is neatly tucked in beautiful Northeast India. Aizwal is the capital of Mizoram and is also one of the popular places tourists love to visit. It is also considered as the cultural and religious capital of the Mizos. It is also one of the oldest cities in the Northeast region of India; it is slightly elevated with breathtaking views. Places that can be visited in Mizoram are:
There are so many places to visit but these are just a few of them. Mizoram in India is perfect for relaxation while enjoying local food and culture.
Imphal is the capital of Manipur; Manipur, also sometimes referred to as “the Switzerland of India,” is the right destination for tourists who love nature. There are so many places in Manipur that attract tourists from other states of India as well as the world. This beautiful Northeast state of India is known for its rich culture, cuisine, tourist spots, and definitely its beautiful landscapes, hills, and valleys with stunning water bodies. There are so many places to visit in Manipur with famous tourists destinations like:
Manipur State Museum
Manipur Zoological Gardens
Hundung Mangva Cave
Pancha Rata Temple
These are just a few of many places to visit in this beautiful state in India. For people who have been “nature-deprived” in their cities outside, Manipur is a dream destination for all. Even if you belong to a place as similar as Manipur, know that Manipur has more to offer. Visiting this beautiful eastern part of India is definitely worth it.
Northeast India is one of the most culturally diverse regions of the world; it is a dream destination of so many people around the globe. Least explored and untraveled areas make it more interesting, and you will be able to relax, feast, enjoy, and be glad for making a decision of visiting this part of the country. India has been blessed with such spectacular places, culture, and minds. The best way to understand the diversity in India in these regions is to visit and explore them. These Northeast India states are protected and tucked in comfortably by the great Himalayas and have so much to offer. Northeast India is one of many treasures of India that is least unexplored and unreached. If you love straying off the regular beaten track and into nature, Northeast India is the destination for you.
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