This is Assam's only hill station. Haflong abounds in natural beauty and large lake is also there. Jatinga 9 kms. from Haflong, is famous for the unexplained phenomenon of migratory birds 'committing mass suicide'.
Up in the rugged terrains stands Assam's only hill station Haflong where one can see the rainbow down below. It is the district Head Quarter of North Cachar hills District. A beautiful big lake "Haflong Lake" is located in the heart of the Haflong town. Haflong is 345 kms by road from Guwahati and connected by N. F. Railway and State Transport Buses ply from Guwahati
A Breathtaking Scenic Beauty
While Shillong Hill is out of the state of Assam, a new hill emerges, at 680m high, Upper Haflong. The main language spoken over here is Dimashi. In Dimashi, Haflong means "White Ants Hillock".
Haflong is a land of pleasing blue orchards and pera, pineapple and oranges. The nature of Haflong is a great attraction in itself. Add to it the picturesque beauty of Haflong Lake situated within the heart of this hill town.
How to get There
Nearest airport is Dimapur (266 kms), Jorhat (364 kms) Gguwahati (355 kms). All there connected by Indian Airlines with Calcutta.
Rail : Haflong is connected by North Erontier Railway from Guwahati via Lumding.
Road : Itinerary is connected by road to important places.
The distance to some important places are
Guwahati - 355 kms.
Diphu - 170 kms
Dimapur - 266 kms
Jorhat - 364 kms
Newgong - 309 kms
Golaghat - 335 kms
Assam State Transport Corporation Buses connect most of these places with Haflong.
What To See
Haflong Lake : Situated in the heart of the hill station it is a picturesque area.