Ukhrul & Shirui Lily Festival Travel Guide

The Shirui Lily festival is organized to celebrate the annual blossoming of Shirui lily (Lilium Mackliniae), that only grows in the hills surrounding Ukhrul, a hill district in Manipur. Ukhrul town is around 80 Kms from Imphal and primarily inhabited by Tangkhul Nagas. It only blooms for a few weeks, generally in the early summer season.

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Majuli Complete DIY Travel Guide

To reach Majuli, the largest river island in the world, you have to take a boat ride. A person has to pay INR 15 (~ $ .25) for a one-way trip. Rates are different for different things. Two-wheelers are not expensive but four-wheelers cost you INR 700. Rates differ for cows, horses, pigs, goats, chicken, ducks… & even for elephants in case you need to take them with you.

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The Great Himalayan National Park & Jalori Pass Budget Travel Guide

A comprehensive guide to the Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP), the villages and treks around it. Accommodation, permits, guides, costs, and all other practical information to explore Sainj and Tirthan Valleys for budget backpackers.

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