Assam: Umrangso

 

Umrangso, located at a distance of 112 km from Halflong, at the border of Assam and Meghaloy, is a city of North Kachar hills. It takes 4 hours to reach Umrangso from Halflong. While you travel to Umrangso by bus, enjoy the scenic beauty around. To watch the priceless vista around, visit Umrangso, Jowai, and Silong by road.


The old hot spring in Meghaloy, located at a distance of 7 km from Umrangso, is now suppressed under the Kapili Hydro Electric Project. The project is covering a huge area of 19 km. There are two dams on the Kapili River. These dams helped the whole north- east India to get rid of Darkness by the produced electricity. The neighboring Lake looks impressive. The picturesque artificial city around the dams deserves a visit.


If you plan to visit Shilong by road from Halflong then you have to stay at Umrangso for a night.


How to reach:   
Buses are connecting Umrangso to Halflong. You can also hire a car to Umrangso from Halflong or other cities of Assam.


Where to stay:
Purabi Hotel and Tourist Lodge of Assam tourism are two notable places where you can stay overnight.

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