Lunglei is a town, situated in the south-central part of Mizoram state, northeastern India. Lunglei, literally meaning ‘Bridge of Rock’ got its name from a bridge like rock found in the riverine area around Nghasih – a small tributary of Tlawng the longest river in Mizoram. It is the largest town after the capital, Aizawl.
Blessed with unmatchable natural scenic beauty, Lunglei draws several tourists from far and wide who are absolutely thrilled with the captivating sight of the place. Some of the notable tourist spots of the district are: Zobawk Sports Academy, Khawzawl Park, Khawnglung Wildlife Sanctuary, Saiki Hall where most of the concerts and celebrations are held. A unique museum has also been established in the hall where local painters demonstrate their skills and exhibit their works.
Thuamluaia Mural – is the second football stadium with Artificial turf in Mizoram.
For those tourists who want to add a bit of adventure in their sojourn to Mizoram, Lunglei offers them with a plethora of picnic spots to explore their inherent sporting skills and sportsman spirit. Lunglei district offers the tourists to enjoy natural splendor coupled with the rich cultural traditions of the region.
Attraction: Zobawk Sports Academy, Khawzawl Park, Khawnglung Wildlife Sanctuary, Saiki Hall, etc…
Best time to visit: October to April.
How to Reach
- By Air: The closest air terminal is at Lengpui which 193 km far .
- By Rail: There is no any railhead in whole mizoram.The closest railroad station is at Silchar.
- By Road: Lunglei is well connected to other places within the state, with buses being the most convenient mode of transport.