Flanked by Bangladesh and Myanmar, Mizoram is the southernmost of the seven sisters. Charecterised by its lush forests and rolling hills, the land of Mizos has the higest percentage of forest land of any Indian state.Mizoram has an endless variety of landscape with rich flora and fauna, clusters of whispering pines and quaint villages with houses on stilts
Marking out Every Stop on the Way
These will be marked on the GPX as legends which can be referred to the list below. This list will be populated by people riding the trails as and when they send us updates and suggestions. We can start with a basic list to trigger it off. Also keeping in mind with IDTMT (I DONT TRASH MY TRAVEL) principles of contributing to local economy of the area – specifically LOCAL)
Mizoram section of the Great Indian Trail traverses through some lovely dense forests and through two forks; one can do a small loop in the south and head towards Tripura or up north into Assam.
Total Length of the trail in Kms
|Expected time to ride the trail;||6 – 15 days|
|Best time of the year;||Oct -Feb|
|Emergency Telephone; State services (police and ambulance services)||100 – Police
108 – Ambulance
Other States & Trails
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