Saiha is dotted with awe-inspiring hills that captivates the mind. It has fascinated many visitors with its picturesque scenery, hospitable people and the distinctive colorful culture that prevails. As one cruises through the road, one gets spellbound by the serene grandeur of the lofty hills and greenery.

Saiha is one of the eight districts of Mizoram and is located in the southern tip of Mizoram. It is bounded in the north by Lunglei District, on the west by Lawngtlai District and has an international border with Myanmar on the east and south. The majority of the inhabitants are Mara people having an autonomous district council called Mara Autonomous District Council. Saiha town is the administrative headquarter of Saiha District. The distance from Aizawl to Saiha is 318 kms via Thenzawl on NH 54 and it takes approximately 10 hours by road. It is well connected by Bus Service and Sumo Services. A helicopter service by Pawan Hans between Aizawl and Saiha is also available.

General Information :

Area - 1399.9 sq. km

Population - 56574

Density - 40/sqKm

Literacy Rate - 90.01%

Altitude - 729 metres

Climate -

Winter - 13° C

Summer - 35° C

Languages - English, Mara, Mizo

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