Major Attraction: In Jatinga the phenomenon of birds "committing suicide".
Major Festival: Chavang Kut Festival is celebrated in Haflong.
Location: 85 km from Silchar and 345 km from Guwahati
What to buy: Handicrafts, fruits and spices
Must Visit: Haflong Lake, Jatinga, Maibong
Ideal Time: October to April
Haflong has a pleasant weather almost throughout the year. Summer starts from the month of June and extends untill August. The average temperature in summer varies from 24°C to 30°C.
Rainfall starts from the month of May and extends till the end of Septembe, but it is not distributed evenly throughout the place. Haflong has a pleasant weather during Monsoon you can enjoy lush green hills bathed by rain in monsoon.
The winter season at the starts in the month of November and stays till the month of February. The minimum temperature in winter lies between 10°C and 14°C. The weather at this time is cool and pleasant. Though the temperature lowers down considerably towards the end of December and the beginning of January, Haflong still looks awesome in the misty backdrop.
The nearest airport to Haflong is the Umroi Airport, situated at Meghalaya, which is located at a distance of 252 km.
LGBA International Airport, situated at Guwahati, which is located at a distance of 345 km from Haflong.
Helicopter service from Guwahati to Haflong is also available at Guwahati Airport.
Haflong railway station is located at a distance of 3 km from the main town. There are many trains going to and from Haflong, which provide slow moving scenic ride through the hill station.
Lumding Junction Railway station is another railhead close to Haflong, which is situated at a distance 60 km away. It is a major train station connecting to rest of India by several trains.
Haflong located at a distance of 355 km away from Guwahati the commercial capital of Assam and 84 km from Silchar. There are both government and private buses operating at regular intervals, connecting to Haflong from the major cities of Assam.
The distances to some important places are
Guwahati - 355 km
Diphu - 170 km
Dimapur - 266 km
Jorhat - 364 km
Nowgong - 309 km
Golaghat - 335 km
Haflong has lots of medium to budget hotels and resorts available.
Some of the best accommodations in Haflong are :
Eastern Hotel (Near Police Station)
Joyoswary Hotel (Bus Stand)
Elite Hotel (Cinema Hall, Badani Town).