Outdoor Activities in Aizawl

Outdoor activities in Aizawl are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Aizawl comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Aizawl and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Aizawl has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Aizawl.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Aizawl:

  1. Durtlang Hills

    Outdoors, View Point, Hiking Trail, Hill

    Durtlang Hills, situated on the northern side of Aizawl, are craggy hills that offer a fine view of this north eastern hill station. Tourists and locals visit the hills for a panoramic view and also often indulge in trekking and hiking. Though you have to trudge a rocky and seemingly dangerous trail, the view from the highest point is breathtaking. While you are at Durtlang, you can also visit ...Read more
  2. Vantawng Falls


    One of the highest waterfalls in India, Vantawng is beauty personified. Surrounded by thick bamboo forests that protect this unspoiled, untouched enchantress, Vantawng is truly a sight to behold. The waterfall is two tiered and looks spectacular gushing milky white water in all its glory. Vantawng is located at a distance of 137 kilometres from Aizawl and makes for an unforgettable day trip.
  3. Tamdil Lake

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    Tamdil Lake

    Forest, Lake, Nature, Resort

    The Tamdil lake is situated at a distance of 64 km from Aizawl. This lake is set amidst astonishing natural beauty, one can smell the freshness in the air.The lake is reconstructed as part of building a fishing reservoir by the Fisheries Department, Government of Mizoram. There are lake-side resorts that are maintained by the Tourism Department. A great place for fishing and boating; this lake ...Read more
  4. Champai & Run Tlang

    Outdoors, Village, Hiking Trail, Hill

    Champai is a trekker’s paradise. Amidst the rhododendrons and the rich greenery, the undulating landscape makes for one of the best views in the world. Ruantlang is a small village, located 5-7 kilometres from Champai which has retained its traditional Miso lifestyle. A visit to this village is like visiting a museum about the culture and heritage of Mizoram. Carry appropriate trekking g...Read more
  5. Dampa Wildlife Sanctuary

    Outdoors, Wildlife Sanctuary , Bird Watching

    Situated at the tri-junction of Bangladesh, Tripura and Mizoram, this wildlife sanctuary is home to the beloved tiger, mammoth elephants, bear, bison and birds species. Located at a distance of 133 km from Aizawl, this sanctuary is remote and relatively undeterred by human interruption. The result is that you get to experience animals in their true, wild habitat and experience nature in its tru...Read more
  6. Paikhai & Bung

    Outdoors, Leisure, Picnic Spot

    Both Pakhai and Bung are perfect places to spend some quality time with your loved ones. Their picture-perfect vistas, pollution free air and peaceful surroundings leave the tourists with treasured memories. Paikhai is located around 16 km from Aizawl and Bung is also located nearby. You can choose to go boating or just picnic in the lush, inviting meadows. Makes for a great day trip ...Read more