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''A scenic and a small town blessed with breath taking natural beauty, Haflong Hill is located in the state of Assam. It is among one of the 23 districts of the state and the headquarters are situated in North Cachar Hills District.
Bequeathed with the name “'Switzerland of the East”, the place is nestled beautifully and is the only hill station in Assam. ''

The town is situated close to Silchar city and is bounded with fast fluent water streams, amazing lush green hills and bounty waterfalls. It is the single hill station of the state and is known as ‘White Ant Hillock’. Haflong Hill City Guide is incomplete without a mention of its picturesque beauty and rich heritage.

It is an idyllic place for spending the vacations in a peace-loving and serene area. The area is hugely famous for the adventurous activities of trekking and hiking.Haflong is a perfect holiday travel destination, it is a land of pleasing blue orchards and pera, pineapple and oranges. The nature of Haflong is a great attraction of Assami. Add to it a holiday tour to the picturesque beauty of Haflong Lake situated within the heart of this hill town.


The best season to visit Haflong Hill is the winter season. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for sightseeing. The best months to visit are October to April.


Haflong Hill - Haflong hill is one of the major attractions of Haflong town. It is popular for trekking and hiking.

Haflong Lake - Situated at the heart of the hill station, Haflong is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Haflong. The lake provides a majestic view of the Himalayas and offers an opportunity to engage in boating.

Jatinga Bird - Jatinga Bird Watching centre is another beautiful destination especially in the months of November – February. It is an idyllic place for bird lovers to stay away from hustle and bustle of hectic city life.

Maibong - Maibong was the ancient capital of the Dimasa Kachari Kingdom, which existed from mid-sixteenth to mid-eighteenth century. The place is located at a distance of about 45 km from Haflong and retains the ruins of the kingdom even today. It also boasts of 12th century monolithic Ramchandi Temple of Kachari Kings. The Mahur River also flows by Maibong, which offers a great tourist attraction.

Umrangsu - 115 kms away from Haflong by road, the biggest hydelplant under North East Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) has come upwith dams across the river Kopili, a tributery of the Brahmaputra. Near Umrangsu, there is a hot water spring (Garampani) which isbelieved to possess medicinal properties.

Dimapur - Dimapur is positioned in the western part of Nagaland state. The Dimapur periphery is formed by Dhansiri River on one side while the other side of the area has woody meadows and hills.

Silchar - Located in the state of Assam, Silchar is a picturesque place that is bound to make your holiday experience a memorable one. It is a part of Cachar district and is the economic doorway to the states like Mizoram and Manipur and is located on the banks of River Barak, also known as Barak Valley.


The average mean maximum temperature varies from 24o C to 30o C. The average mean minimum temperature varies from 10 degree Centg. to 14 degree Centg.. Rainfall is heavy during the months from May to September, but it is not evenly distributed throughout the district. Climate condition is also not uniform.


Air: The nearest airport is 252 km away at Barapani, Shillong (Meghalaya). One can also reach there via Guwahati airport.

Rail: Lumding Junction Railway Station, 60 km away, is the closest railhead.

Road: Haflong is connected by road from Guwahati, which is 345 km away.

Fast Facts about Haflong

State:  Assam

District: North Cachar Hills

Famous for/as:  Scenic, Hill Station

Languages: Assamese, Hindi and English

Best Season: Winters, October to March

Weather: Tropical type; Hot in summers, moderately cool in winters

Altitude:  513 m

Pincode: 788819

STD code: 03673

Distance Charts to Haflong

Road Map
Shillong to Haflong Hill
250 KM
Dimapur to Haflong Hill
203 KM
Harangajao to Haflong Hill
37 KM
Silchar to Haflong Hill
100 KM
Hailakandi to Haflong Hill
144 KM


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