Tourism in Mizoram - Major Towns Cities of Mizoram - Thenzawl

Thenzawl

Thenzawl is a beautiful town located in the middle of Mizoram, the main tourist attractions are:

  • Vantawng Falls is located 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) south of Thenzawl.
  • Benkhuaia Thlan - The founder of Thenzawl Bengkhuaia invaded Alexandrapur in 1871 kidnapping Mary Winchester which brought about the British to Mizoram. He died ub 1879.
  • Vaibiak is the place from where they took back Mary Winchester.
  • Tualvungi Thlan There are two graves at Phulpui village in the Aizawl district of Mizoram India. It is said that, Zawlpala, Chief of Phulpui village, married the legendary beauty, Talvungi of Thenzawl. Talvungi was subsequently married to the chief of Rothai, Punthia. But, Talvungi could not forget Zawlpala, her previous husband. After many years when Zawlpala died, grief-stricken Talvungi came to Phulpui, dug a pit by the side of Zawlpala's grave and asked an old woman to kill her and bury her in the grave.
  • Chawngchilhi Puk or cave had a love story between a lady and a snake.
  • Tuirihiau is a beautiful waterfall near Thenzawl, upstream of Vantawng fall.
  • Thenzawl Deer Park has 17 deers(11 female and 6 male) in natural environment.

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