Lunglei, a district headquarter town of South Mizoram. It is also the second largest town in Mizoram and is situated at a distance of 235 kilometers from Aizawl. It has great natural beauty of landscape and is rich in flora. The scenic beauty, cool pleasant climate and peaceful atmosphere make Lunglei a beautiful hill station in the south for tourists. There are two good picnic apots namely Khawiva and district park at Zobawk.
Lunglei literally meaning 'bridge of rock' got its name from a bridge like rock found in the riverine area around Nghasih - a small tributary of the river Tlawng. One of the most populous towns in the Mizo Hills located nearly 235 kilometers south of Aizawl. It has a biggest and unusual hall in the state called 'Saikuti Hall'. Most of the concerts and celebrations are held. Local painters demonstrate their skill and exhibit their works here in this hall.
- Saikuti Hall
- By Air – Lunglei is situated at a distance of 235 kilometers from Aizawl. Nearest major airport is Shillong. Aizawl, the capital town of Mizoram is linked by Alliance Air Service everyday to Kolkata nearly 1 hour 45 minutes, Guwahati is 40 minutes and Imphal is 30 minutes. Indian Airlines connects Aizawl to rest of India via Guwahati, Imphal and Kolkata. Lengpui airport at Aizawl is connected with Guwahati, Silchar & Kolkata. It is well connected to all the capital cities of the north eastern states of India.
- By Rail - Lunglei is situated at a distance of 235 kilometers from Aizawl. Nearest major airport is Shillong. The nearest rail station is in Silchar, which is 185 kilometers away from Aizawl. One can travel from Guwahati to Silchar by Barak Valley Express, Cachar Express or the Tripura Passenger.
- By Road – Lunglei is situated at a distance of 235 kilometers from Aizawl. Nearest major airport is Shillong. National Highway number 54 connects Aizwal with the rest of the country through Silchar. Buses and taxis are available from Silchar to Aizwal. 24 hours bus services are available. Aizawl can be approached by road from Shillong and Guwahati. Taxis can be hired on all days from any part of Mizoram.