Tourist Place

Ward's Lake

One of Shillong‘s most popular picnic spots, Wards lake is known for its beautiful surroundings and amazing ambience. It makes for a great place to hangout with friends and family as it has a beautiful view of flowers blooming in an array. Boating is also available for those interested in some recreational activity other than just sitting on the grass and enjoying the pleasant ambiance. more


Cherrapunji  the historic name Sohra is more commonly used. It is credited as being the wettest place on Earth, but nearby Mawsynram currently holds that record. Cherrapunji still holds the all-time record for the most rainfall in a calendar month and in a year


Mawlynnong Village, one of the cleanest villages in Asia lies in Shillong. The people of the village have taken it upon themselves to ensure that the village is kept clean at all times.

Nohlakikai Falls

Nohkalikai Falls is the tallest plunge waterfall in India.[1] Its height is 1115 feet (340 metres),[2] making it as the highest waterfall in India. The waterfall is located near Cherrapunji, one of the wettest places on Earth. Nohkalikai Falls are fed by the rainwater collected on the summit of comparatively small plateau and decrease in power during the dry more

Don Bosco Museum

Don Bosco Museum in Shillong is a major tourists' spot providing a glimpse of the rich and multi-cultural lifestyles of the indigenous peoples of North East India.

Shillong Peak

Known mainly for the magnificent view of Shillong it provides, Shillong peak is a major tourist attraction located just 10 km from the city. This location also serves as a radar station for the Indian Air Force, so the visitors have to submit their identification and get approval to enter the gate which is under continuous surveillance. At 6,449 feet, it is the highest more

Lady Hydari Park

One of the most popular tourist attractions of Shillong, Lady Hydari Park is equally popular amidst locals and tourists. Covering an area of over a kilometer, this well-manicured lush garden also consists of a mini zoo.

Umiam Lake

Umiam Lake commonly known as Barapani lake is a reservoir located in the hills 15 km to the North of Shillong in the state of Meghalaya, India. It was created by damming the Umiam river in the early 1960s. The principal catchment area of the lake and dam is spread over 220