A popular spot both with locals and tourist, it is located in the heart of the city with an abundance of plants and flowers. The best months to see the flowers in bloom are April and October.
Shillong Golf Course
Shillong Golf Course, one of the oldest and best natural golf course in the world, is considered to be the “Gleneagle of the East” by the United States Golf Association and Museum. Developed in 1989, as a 9 Holes Course, it was later converted to 18 Holes in 1924 by Read More
Smit is the traditional seat of power of the Hima Khyrim (Kingdom of Khyrim) a sub-tribe of the Khasis. The Nongkrem dance, is performed in Smit between October and November. Smit has an old traditional house, the iing shad, believed to be more than 100 years old.
In Mawsynram, there is a cave called the Mawjymbuin Cave. Years of weathering and dripping of mineralized solutions and deposition of calcium salts has formed magnificent stalagmites. The stalagmite of the Mawjymbuin Cave, shaped like a massive Shivalinga is revered by Hindus who make an annual pilgrimage to this place.
Sohra, myriad land of mystique, a dreamland of clouds and fog, earns the distinction of being the wettest place on earth. It is one of those ultimate eco-friendly destinations. Popularly known as Cherrapunjee, a sub-division in the East Khasi Hills District of Meghalaya, it is set upon a plateau on Read More
Just before reaching Sohra, a road to the right, leads one to the falls which is 5 kms away. The waterfall derives its name from a Thlen or a snake gigantic size which dwelt in a cave. Legend has it that the people destroyed the snake in order to rid Read More
Also known as Motrop, it is an imposing single rock formation in the shape of a giant cone. According to folklore, this was the fossilized cone shaped basket of an evil giant. It lies in close proximity to two other very similar rocks standing like pair of giant sentinels. During Read More
A hauntingly beautiful waterfall cascading down from the top of the gorge to the mystic deep green pool below, reminding of the tragic legend associated with it, of a grief stricken mother who plunged to her death, unable to overcome her sorrow over the murder of her daughter by her Read More