North East India Travel Tips
ABOUT NORTH EAST INDIA
The least explored, most mysterious and arguably the most beautiful region of India, the Northeast, known as the “Seven Sisters” and now its eight including Sikkim, is connected to the rest of the country by a narrow stretch of land between Bhutan and Bangladesh, and was all but sealed off from the outside world until relatively recently. Arunachal Pradesh shares an extremely sensitive frontier with Chinese-occupied Tibet and, together with Nagaland, Manipur and Mizoram, a 1600km-long border with Myanmar. Permits are required for travel in certain regions, notably Arunachal Pradesh, while some other areas, such as the Manipur hills and Nagaland’s eastern fringes. Tourists. One of the world’s wettest monsoon belts, the area also boasts an astounding array of flora and fauna, estimated to represent fifty percent of India’s entire biodiversity. Until the 1960s the region comprised just two states, the North East Frontier Agency, now Arunachal Pradesh, and Assam, but separatist pressures further divided it into the seven states, now officially joined by an eighth Sikkim. Assam consists of the flat, low-lying Brahmaputra valley. Its capital, Guwahati, boasts two of India’s most important ancient temples and is the gateway to the region, while an encounter with a one-horned rhino in the magnificent Kaziranga National Park is a highlight of any trip to the Northeast. General Knowledge Total Area : 256168 sq km. Estimated Population : 41 million Religion : Hinduism, Buddhism, Islam and Christtianity Languages Spoken :- Hindi, Assamese , English, Garo, Khasi, Jainita, Nagamese, Nepali, Bengali, Bhutia (Sikkimese ) and various of other local languages. Currency : Indian Rupee (INR) Airports Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoli international Airport (LGBI) Dibrugarh Airport (DIB) jorahat Airport (JRH) Tezpur Airport (TEZ) Silchar Airport (IXS) Manipur Airport Kohima Airport Bagdogra Airport (Sikkim) Agartala Airport Aizawl Airport. Siliguri and Guwahati are two major tip that connect the entire area of North East Indian states. Permit Information For Foreign Tourist (RAP) – 1. To visit Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur Foreign tourist have to secure RAP (Restricted Area Permit) from the regard state commissioner Office. 2. Single entry is not allowed. 3. Two nos of tourist is needed to get RAP. Documents – Passport and Visa. It is vaild for 15 days to 30 days in sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur. For Further details Please feel free to contact us. For Indian Tourist (PAP) – To visit Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram, indian tourist have to secure PAP from the regard state commissioner Office. Documents – 1.Name with full Address. 2. Photo identity card. 3. Two copies of passport photo. It is vaild for 15 days to 30 days in Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Nagaland, Sikkim. For Further details please feel free to Contact us. What to Carry? 1. All your proper travel documents period touring North east,india, 2. Check your Restricted area permission is need to visit North east,india. 3. Epigram yourself with all mandatory utility like camera, First aid box, trekking kit and clothes, depend on season. What not to Carry? 1. Do not carry alcohal / Drugs, center the places of prayerful mark.it vigour disable point of view of locals. 2. Do not carry weapon , a North east india is a responsive area.