Published on : Wednesday, May 25, 2016
If one thinks that visiting Taj Mahal, Mumbai, Kashmir or Delhi will be sufficient to take the essence of India back to their home, then it’s time to think again! India offers way more. There are numerous places in India, which can either give Goosebumps or tears of joy. Pick any one of the following and explore, it won’t be disappointing.
Majuli is known to be the largest fresh water island in the whole world. Exotic and unexplored island of Majuli can be visited either in the monsoon, or in the winter. Explorers will be able to regain their peace of mind while exploring the majestic beauty of Majuli. Culture of the locale, migratory birds and numerous festivals throughout the year are also some of the main attractions here. Don’t forget to explore the market for tribal-made pottery and masks.
How to reach: Take a flight to Jorhat airport. Then, get a ferry ride.
Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh:-
The refreshing greenery, pine trees and vast rice fields of Ziro in Arunachal Pradesh will surely take the travellers to a trance like state. Even the coldest heart will melt to be a part of the picture perfect hills. Here one can observe the lifestyle of the Apa Tani tribe. One can also choose to visit Ziro during Ziro Festival of Music. Nothing can be better than the combination of rustic beauty of the hills and divine music.
How to reach: Take a flight to Tezpur or Guwahati airport in AP. Then take a cab. One can also get direct bus from Guwahati, Itanagar or North Lakhimpur.
Krem Mawmluh & Krem Ri Blai, Meghalaya:-
Got tired of exploring beaches, historic cities, hills and forests? Then try and visit Krem Mawmluh & Krem Ri Blai in Meghalaya. The deep, dark natural caves are enough to make anybody feel spooky and adventurous. The natural vertical and horizontal caves would make the explorers dance on its rhythm. Tourists can choose to live in a traditional village guest house made of bamboo and thatch here.
How to reach: Take a flight to Guwahati or Umroi, and then take a taxi.
The stone carving of Unakoti in Tripura is one of the most underrated historical places of all. The detailed carvings portray Hindu mythological stories. Those who like to uncover historical and spiritual stories must visit this place as soon as possible. One can find the hidden historical treasure of Unakoti if they travel 8 km from Kailashaher.
How to reach: Take a flight to Agartala. Then take a local transportation. One can also reach the place from Kumarghat railway station on the Lumding-Agartala line.
Keibul Lamjao on Loktak Lake, Manipur:-
Enjoy the extraordinary scenery in Keibul Lamjao. This is the only floating park in the entire world, situated at Bishnupur in Manipur. No one will be able to hide their bewilderment when they reach Keibul Lamjao on Loktak Lake. It can be assured that none has ever seen anything else like this in their entire life. The floating park is the home for various flora and fauna, including Sangai deer, which is a very rare and endangered species on earth. The beautiful garden on the lake appeared as a result of decomposing plants, which is termed as phumdis by the locals. Travellers must take a boat trip through the natural labyrinth of the park.
How to reach: One can take a flight to Imphal, and then reach there by car.