You may have seen numerous waterfalls across the country but you are surely missing a lot if you haven’t been to the Khoudong waterfalls in the Northeast. The Khoudong waterfalls, located in Tamenglong district along the Barak River is one of the unexplored tourist spots in Manipur. The tourism industry of Tamenglong has evolved only in the recent past. So, you must plan to relish the pristine exquisiteness of the place.
One of the seven waterfalls of the Barak River, the Khoudong waterfalls has water gushing from a low height but spread over a broad surface. Amidst the green world of dense forests sprints the greenish-blue water from the rocks.
Having completed your trip in Manipur, you must plan a day for Tamenglong to explore and admire the ambience of this natural paradise. Also, you can enjoy activities like picnicking and rafting here.
The glee gets heightened if you are lucky to notice a rainbow over the natural drop. If you do, do not miss to capture the moments of delight in your camera.
Tamenglong, a district along the western periphery of Manipur, one of the seven sister states of the Northeast, is blessed with the best natural gifts a hill station can hope for. It is home to exotic wildlife and orchids, circumvented by ranges of mountains, dark caves, narrow valleys and tropical evergreen forests. The Tamenglong district is popular as the orange bowl of Manipur as it is the largest producer of oranges.
Best time to visit: October to March. Avoid visiting the place in rainy and summer season.
Closest airport to Tamenglong: Imphal
Tourism Information: Deputy Commissioner, Tamenglong: 03877-267003
To know more about Tamenglong visit: http://www.mapsofindia.com/maps/manipur/districts/tamenglong.htm