Perhaps the wettest spot on earth known as Cherrapunji in Meghalaya, and the main spot in India to get downpour consistently. The town of Cherrapunji is settled in the East Khasi Hills around 50 km southwest of the state’s capital, Shillong. Cherrapunji, otherwise called Sohra or Churra, signifies ‘the place that is known for oranges’. With a one of a kind atmosphere skilled to the territory, its immaculate excellence and a situation like the freshest dew drops, Cherrapunjee makes certain to invigorate you back to front. These incorporate the Dain Thelen falls, Noh Sngithiang falls, Noh Kalikai falls and the sky is the limit from there. This blustery foggy spot is likewise celebrated for shocking sightseers with the rich spread of the Bangladesh fields from its bluffs. It is renowned for its living scaffold.
The most stunning reality about cherrapunji is, It is a matrilineal culture implies after the wedding, the spouse of the most youthful little girl goes to live with his significant other’s family. The youngsters assume the surname of the mother.
Attractions: Living Root Bridge, Mawsmai Caves, Nohkalikai Falls, Plains of Bangladesh: Worth The Capture, The Seven Sisters Waterfall, Nokrek National Park, Thangkharang Park, Dainthlen Falls, Mawkdok Dympep Valley View.
Best Time to visit: January to May and September to December.
How to Reach
- By Air: While Umroi Airport in Shillong is the nearest air terminal to the town, it isn’t associated with all the significant urban areas. In this way, on the off chance that you wish to spare time and drive via air, take a trip to Guwahati Airport, which is the second closest air terminal and is found 181 kilometers from Cherrapunji.
- By Rail: Guwahati Railway Station is the nearest to the town and is associated with all the significant urban areas. You can take a train till here, and later enlist a taxi or board a transport to reach Cherrapunji.
- By Road: On the off chance that you cherish travels and wish to take a grand one to Cherrapunji, you can take an administration run or private transport till Guwahati transport stand. From that point, you can enlist a taxi to arrive at the town. If not transport, you can likewise drive your very own vehicle right to Cherrapunji for a faultless encounter, if you have a great deal of time.