Region : Northeast India.
Mountaineering Spots : Sikkim, Mizoram, etc.
Know the Mountaineering in Northeast India
The lure of the northeastern mountain region is tempting for the
mountaineers. The northeastern part of India provide an excellent and
endless scope for mountain climbing. The beauty of mountains midst the lush
green vegetation and orchids, are truly fascinating, which will always have
an everlasting appeal for those who venture in this region.
Though, the whole of northeast India is toothed with mountains, there are
few places in the north east India which offers abundant opportunity for the
mountaineering and climbing. The terrains of the north east India is very
difficult and not easy to reach, which has prevented man to penetrate
through the densely forested mountainous areas.
Spots of Mountaineering in Northeast India
It is a delightful treat for the tourists, who keep interest in the nature.
You will come across some very rare and some very exceptional steep
mountainous ranges, you have ever come through. Here you will not converse
with the only snow wrapped crispy mountains, but also with mountains bounded
with soft extended greeneries, mountains with abundant lilies in full bloom,
surrounded by bountiful of rare species of orchids.
Snowy Northeast India
But, if you really want to go for a challenging mountaineering trip, then
northeast India does possess that itinerary in its bag. Sikkim is the place
with frozen surroundings and some of the tallest peaks of the world. Sikkim
India will provide you with most tantalizing, mountain peaks - the peaks
which are some of the highest mountain peaks in the world. This a dream
place for the mountaineers, who love to be a part of challenging adventure.
Green Northeast India
If you are in extreme north east India, then you don't have to crush the
glaciers, nor do you need to carry heavy woolens to avoid the biting chill
to go ahead, but, you will be impelled to cherish the abundant beauty
around. Extreme northeast is the best choice for the tourists, who are
inclined towards mountaineering, but has to resist because most of the
destination available for mountaineering around are snow covered through out
Mizoram offer excellent and exciting scope for mountaineering. There are
about 21 peaks in Mizoram varying from 1,179 m to 2,157 m in altitude. The
peaks offer much scope to visitors fond of adventure sports like climbing
Mountaineering in Assam
Assam's topography makes her an ideal destination for mountaineers and rock
climbers. The hills, in particular, the North Cachar Hills and Karbi Hills
are ready to receive tourists for mountaineering. There is a recognised
mountaineering route in both the districts. There is also a rock hill in
Morigaon District known as "Elephant Rocks" which offer ample
scope for Rock Climbing. The Simhasana Hill of Karbi Anglong is also known
for rock climbing. The main city of Assam, Guwahati, is bounded on three
sides with beautiful hills.