Places of Interest

Exotic Northeast


Shillong

Shillong is the capital city of the marvelous north eastern state of Meghalaya. There are several scenic places to visit in Shillong. The Shillong peak is a great place to catch a breathtaking view of the city. The Umiam lake, 15 km from Shillong, is a result of damming the Umiam river. It is famous for its beautiful views and is a cool place to hang out with friends. At a distance of 12 km from Shillong, the Elephant falls are definitely worth visiting. The Lady Hydari park is known for the variety of flowers like roses and orchids that bloom here.

Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunji is perhaps the only place in India, which has just one season: the monsoon. The rainfall varies from heavy to medium to light, but there is no month without rain. Close by is situated a fascinating labyrinth of underground passages beneath age-old caves-a veritable dream for amateur explorers.

How To Reach
Cherrapunji is 58 km from Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya. A steep motorable road, almost perpetually bathed in mist as it climbs upwards on the last lap, leads up to Cherrapunji. Buses and taxis ply to Cherrapunji from Shillong.

Tawang

Situated 10000 feet high above Mean Sea Level and surrounded by lakes, Tawang’s beauty reaches out to your eyes and moves towards your soul. The location of the land in itself is fascinating with Tibet to its northern side, Sela range of West Kameng to the east and Bhutan in the southwest direction. Breathtaking valleys, misty rivers and stunning waterfalls in this scenic district give you the ultimate experience. The top 10 places to visit in Tawang are Sela Pass,Tawang Monastery, Taktsang Gompa, Gorichen Peak, Nuranang Waterfalls, Pankang Teng Tso Lake, Bumla Pass, Bap Teng Kang Waterfalls and Jaswant Garh.

How To Reach
By Air : Nearest airport: Tezpur (345kms)
By Rail : Nearest railhead:Rangapara (280kms)

 

To View other Places of North East , You can visit http://northeasttourism.gov.in/

Designated Travel Agent

THE TRAVELLERS: MR. PARAG BORA,
JAPORIGOG, GUWAHATI.
Email: paragbora@rediffmail.com,
Phone No : 9864152963/ 7896257003