The capital of Meghalaya and a hill station that is known for its beauty and music, among other things.
Try your hand at canyoning. You have to walk on a riverbed for about a kilometer. A thrilling experience. Knowledge of swimming is not required.
Cherrapunji is considered as one of the wettest places in the world. The geography of the region is spectacular and is speckled with high waterfalls and streams. About 2 hours of a drive away from Shillong, the town offers some breathtaking views and some interesting treks.
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
This is not an easy trek. It is approximately 3,500 steps each way – starting with the descent. The living root bridges are rubber trees whose roots have been guided across a stream or river by the locals. It takes about 70 years for the roots to be strong enough to handle the weight of humans. This root bridge has two levels and a third one is being constructed at present.
A riverside experience. Clear waters, snorkeling, swimming, kayaking and zip lining. An experience for water lovers.