Meghalaya, the mystic land of spectacular attractions, gushing greenery is pleasing monsoon travel destination. As the popular stopover for tourists, there are innumerable tourist attractions in Meghalaya itself.
Living Root Bridges
Living Root Bridges also popular as ‘Double Decker’ root bridge in Nongriat near Cherrapunji is a major tourist attraction. They have been named Double Decker being two bridges stand one upon the other.Located inside the tropical woods of Meghalaya Bridge is the wonderful creation of mankind.
The limestone caves one of the most famous and eminent landmarks in Cherrapunji. The main reason for making the crowd of Globetrotters, with the wide and amazing entrance with the dark and magical mystery inside. Mawsmai Cave is an awesome experience every visitor must have.
Umiam Lake is a scenic destination for adventure Wanderers. Umiam Lake boasts of lush meadow and wonderful flower, tourists have a gala time exploring Lake. Tourists often opt for water sports like boating, shooting, kayaking and also water cycling.
Don Bosco Museum of Indigenous Cultures
The Don Bosco Museum represents North- eastern culture and tribal lifestyle fantastically. The Don Bosco is the well-preserved monument with the huge collection of pre-historic artifacts. Visitors must try amazing Skywalk where you can adore the scenic Shillong.
A Laitlum canyon is a notable spot for nature lovers. The green hills with an exquisite view, the orchids, bamboo trees, pleasing foggy clouds might leave you amazed. The long walk to the top is an activity to engage the visitors. Laitlum canyons open on all days of the day from 12:00 am to 10:00 pm.
Nohkalikai Falls leaves visitors awestruck with its mystic surroundings.The meaning of Nohkalikai is ‘jump of Ka Likai’ and the name Nohkalikai is derived from a tragic Khasi legend. Listed among the tallest waterfalls in India is an awe inspiring destination for enthusiastic photographers. Visitors can enjoy trekking, camping, bird watching, swimming, and angling.
Elephant fall is must be included destination in your itinerary during your tour to Shillong. Due to the huge elephant-shaped rock near the waterfalls, were renamed by the British, as Elephant Waterfalls. The best time to view the beautifully flowing water is during sunset.
The capital of Meghalaya, Shillong is famously known as Scotland of the East. Ward’s lake is stunning tourist destinations in Shillong must not miss.Shillong has plenty to offer from golf course to wide range of water sports like boating, shooting, kayaking and also water cycling.
Cleanest and pristine villages of Asia Mawlynnong famous as the ‘God’s own garden’ village in Renowned as the ‘God’s own garden’ Mawlynnong village in Shillong, Mawlynnong waterfalls is the place worth of visiting. Surrounded by breathtaking sceneries and colorful orchids it gives tranquility from the hustle bustle of daily life. The best time to be at this place is during monsoons (June to September).