Memorial of Chhingpui
Mizoram, in the northeast of
Best Time to Travel
Through out the year.
: Memorial of Chhingpui is situated between Baktawng and Chhingchhip village on the Aizawl-Lunglei road. Lunglei town in Mizoram is about 275 km from Aizawl.
Know About the Memorial of Chhingpui
There is a memorial stone for a beautiful young woman called Chhingpui in a place between Baktawng and Chhingchhip village on the Aizawl-Lunglei road. Chhingpui came from a noble family and was extraordinarily beautiful. From among the many young men wanting to marry her. She chose Kaptuanga and married him. They were very happy. But bad days came upon them when war broke out between the rival chiefs. Chhingpui was kidnapped and killed. For days all the villagers mourned her death. Kaptuanga could not bear the loss and killed himself. Chhingpui's memorial has kept the love story alive among the people.
Journey to the Memorial of Chhingpui
Airport : Nearest airport is Aizawl. Aizawl is connected to Kolkata and Imphal by air. Indian Airlines connects Aizawl to rest of India via Guwahati, Imphal, Kolkata. Can reach the sight by road from Aizawl.
Railhead : Nearest railhead is Silchar which is in Assam ( 184 km away). From Guwahati, travel to Silchar by Barak Valley Express, Cachar Express or the Tripura Passenger. Can reach the sight by road from Aizawl.
Road Transport : NH - 54 connects Aizawl with the rest of the country through Silchar. Buses and taxis are available from Silchar to Aizawl. Night services are also available. Aizawl can also be approached by road from Shillong and Guwahati. Can reach the sight by road from Aizawl.
Staying near the Memorial of Chhingpui
Since Aizawl is not to far from the sight, you can have a night stay at Aizawl, from where you can go for a day trip to the Memorial of Chhingpui sight. You can find all categories of accommodation at Aizawl. Though, the accommodation are not to luxurious, they are good enough to provide you proper comfort and satisfaction.