Set away from the hustle and bustle of city life, Cherrapunji is well-known for its unexplored natural beauty and refreshing ambience. The breathtaking beauty of the place makes it a favorite destination for nature lovers, photographers and wanderers.
One of the wettest places on earth, Cherrapunji makes people enjoy monsoons throughout the year. The misty valleys, sparkling rivers and exotic flora and fauna of Cherrapunji make it an all-time favorite destination.
The beautiful waterfalls, caves and parks of the place are enough to allure tourists for a great holiday. The culture and traditions of Cherrapunji are so colorful and unique that they will make you visit again and again. There is so much to explore and experience in Cherrapunji. So, it is time you head to this captivating destination with tour packages from Indian Holiday. All the tour packages from Indian Holiday are designed to meet the requirements of every kind of traveler.
Explore Tourist Attractions during you Cherrapunji Tour
Cherrapunji is famous for its unexplored natural beauty and refreshing ambience. Below is the list of the top tourist attractions in and around Cherrapunjee you can enjoy there:
Living Root Bridge: Living Root Bridges is also known as Double Decker. It is located in proximity with the Wettest Place on Earth, Mawsynram.
Seven Sisters waterfall: It is famous waterfall in Northeast India. It is also known as Nohsngithiang Falls, fall from the height of 1015 ft. and are 70 meters wide.
View of Plains of Bangladesh: you can get a frame worthy picture of Bangladesh plains from the cliffs of the towns.
Mawsmai Caves: It is one of the most popular and notable landmarks in Cherrapunji. It is the best cave for history buffs and experience seekers.
Khasi Mawsmai Monoliths: These Monoliths are located nearby Mawsmai Falls. These are the amazing underground mazes and passages of age old caves.
Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church: It is the oldest church in Meghalaya and the first one in the North east, originally built in 1841 AD by the Wesh Fathers.
Krem Phyllut: this place is famous for its caves.
Mawlynnong: This is the Asia’s cleanest and pristine village and it is 80 kms away from Cherrapunjee. It is very pretty with lush greenery and abundance of flowers.
Dawki & Umngot River: Dawki is a small town located about 80 km from Shillong. The Umngot River is sandwiched between India and Bangladesh offers a beautiful boat ride.
Best Accommodation for Stay in Cherrapunji
Cherrapunji is in close proximity to Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya. It takes approx. 1.5 hrs drive to reach Shillong from Cherrapunji. There are a lot of options for accommodations in Shillong than in Cherrapunjee. It varies from luxury to budget hotels. Due to the closer proximity to Shillong, one can choose to spend a night in Shillong and go for the day excursion to Cherrapunjee and other nearby sites, thereby making one-point accommodation, this in result also limit the distance travel to & fro Guwahati in case one is connecting onward flights or trains.