Aizawl is located north of the Tropic of Cancer in the northern part of Mizoram. It is situated on ridge 1,132 metres (3715 ft) above sea level with Tuirial river valley to its east and Tlawng river valley to its west. Aizwal is one such destination which is ideal to visit round the year. The temperature remains comfortable throughout the year. Here summers are mild monsoon experiences heavy rains while winters are generally comfortable.