Nature exists in its purest form at Haflong. The picture-perfectness of the hills will take away your breath.
Haflong is located at a height of 680 meters above the sea level. Dimashi language is spoken in this region of Assam. Haflong means 'White Ants Hillock' in the native language. Nature that exists in its purest form here is the greatest attraction of the place. Its scenic beauty is simply breath-taking. The Haflong Lake present in the heart of the town adds to its charm.
Haflong is a hill town of blue orchards, oranges and pineapples. Situated at a distance of 84 kilometers north of Silchar, the hill resort houses people from different groups and religions. People from ethnic groups namely Dimasas, Nagas, Hmars and Mizos and religions like Christian, Buddhist and Hindu reside here in complete harmony.
The main market in the centre of the town, which is even more colorful on Saturdays, is the major tourist attraction here. Banana flowers, Dju Vie (rice beer) and betel nut are the major highlights of this bustling marketplace.
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