(This article is about the municipality in Mizoram, India. For its namesake district, see Serchhip district.) Serchhip is the headquarters town of Serchhip district in the Indian state of Mizoram, and also the headquarters of Serchhip Sadar subdivision. It lies in the central part of Mizoram, and 112 km away from the State capital city of Aizawl. The district has the highest literacy all over India. The origin of the name comes from citrus trees found on top of the first hill of the then Serchhip village. The word meaning of Ser-chhip is 'citrus-on-top'. In addition to the former Serchhip village, the Town Area now included New Serchhip and Chhiahtlang villages. Wikipedia
This warm abode of Serchhip is a delightful place to visit in India. After your splendid visit to Serchhip, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Aizawl. Add Aizawl to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Durtlang Hills, Mizoram State Museum, Vantawng Falls. Also, to reach Serchhip, you'll have to take a flight to Aizawl; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.
Don't just take a trip, let the trip take you! Have a enjoyable time at Serchhip.