The Seven Sisters States of India
Cherished the unexplored region of India, the Northeastern states,
embellished with beautiful picturesque valley and abounding variety of
vegetation along with its wildlife population. The
panorama of northeast valley compasses the lush green tea gardens in the
plains of Assam and the majestic mountain peaks in Arunachal and Sikkim. The
region has also encased an incredible tribal life whose manifold styles
depict yet additional charisma of India.
A bewitching adventure into the remote states of northeast also known as
'The Seven Sisters States of India' is worth exploring. Sojourn to untracked
zones of Arunachal Pradesh - the land of the rising sun, Kaziranga National
Park in Assam -home to great Indian one-horned rhinoceros, Meghalaya -abode
of the clouds, and the newly added in the list of adventure is Nagaland -
last of the frontiers.
For adventure and wildlife enthusiast the zone holds lot many attractions,
besides rhinoceros, trace the royal tiger at Manas National Park in Assam.
The aerial mystification of Jatinga is no less exciting then these. Take the
formidable task in the streams of Brahmaputra and float down the quixotic
river from Ninging to Dhubri by taking up the adventure of rafting. The
northeast treasures stimulate its visitors to take up these challenging
activities right from rafting to jungle safari.
Adventures beckons the Northeast States on India
Assam Rifles Rafting Expedition
The Assam Rifles established a maiden venture on the streams of the
Brahmaputra River. This Rafting expedition mends its way through rough
streams, dodging its way down and victoriously completing the tough rafting
expedition on the mighty river Brahmaputra. The expedition got its name
entered in the "Guinness Book of World Record" being the longest
expedition in the world.
Angling in Assam
The river Jia Bhoroli, Kapili and Manas have ample scope for angling. Jia
Bhoroli organizes an annual angling competition where a number of anglers
both from outside the state as well as abroad participate every year.
Adventure through River Cruise in Assam
Brahmaputra one of the largest river tributaries in the world offers vast
scope for river cruiser besides its other water adventure sports in the
northeast region. Cruise down in the mystic river of Brahmaputra from
Ninging to Dhubri is just breathtaking, the ardent rapids in these rivers
fuel the spirit of adventure in you. All the untamed rivers, the glorious
blue hills, the rugged terrain and picturesque landscape beckon the
adventurers to Assam.
Adventure Activities in Nagaland
Nagaland is an ideal place for trekking, jungle camping and offers
boundless discovery zones in its lush and thriving sub-tropical rain
forests, which are also a treasure trove of a plethora of medicinal plants.
Dzukou Valley- Nagaland
The valley is perched at an altitude of 2438m above sea level. The best
time to visit the charms of valley is from June to September when the entire
valley is dotted with a carper of resplendent wild flowers. The valley is
surrounded by hills, natural caves, rocks, therefore makes an ideal trekking
and camping site.
In Kaziranga National Park, sight the great Indian one- horned rhino in
their natural surroundings, situated on the banks of the Brahmaputra River
in the eastern state of Assam.
Due to the efforts taken up by the government the population of this highly
endangered specie has tremendously gone up to 900, roaming nonchalantly in
the great wild.
Other wildlife attractions are Nandankan in Orissa - famous for white
Tigers, also worth a visit is Manas, know as a great Indian Tiger Reserve,
whose swampy meadows are also the home of the rhino, water buffalo and
The states of northeast India are easily accessible through Airways,
several domestic airlines fly to the region.
The states have a convenient railway network both within the region and
with the rest of the country. Several private travel companies as well as
the State Transport Corporation operate a large network of buses throughout