Nearly 78 km away from Shillong, a remarkable goliath rock made out of red stone, Kyllang Rock is a monster arch put in the West Khasi Hills of Meghalaya. The Rock which is 5400 ft above ocean level and has a width of around 1000 ft is a mammoth square of stone which is important for the Khasi fables and appears to be excellent in its shape. A climb to the head of Kyllang Rock permits you to cherish the magnificent scene of the encompassing zone.
Encircled by age-old Red Rhododendrons, Kyllang Rock is said to have an uncommon attractive field which ensures that individuals don’t tumble off it. The mammoth vault is distant from its southern side while the northern side is loaded with rhododendrons and brambles. Rock climbing darlings rush to Kyllang Rock to test their aptitude and appreciate some unhindered experience. Traveling to the head of the stone takes around 30 minutes however the view from the top is justified, despite all the trouble. You can likewise move to the top by the flight of stairs at the site.
Attractions: Elephant Falls, Lady Hydari Park, Wards Lake, Shillong Golf Course, Motphran, Shillong Peak, Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum, Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, Wankhar Entomological Museum, Chrysalis the Gallery, State Museum, Bishop and Beadon Falls, Spread Eagle Falls, Sweet Falls, Crinoline Falls.
Nearby Places: Dawki, Mawlynnong, Nohkalikai Waterfalls, Mawsmai Cave, Mawsmai Cave, The Eco Park, Nongsawlia, etc…
Best Time to visit: The best time to visit Shillong is fromSeptember and May.
Peak Season: March and April.
How to Reach
- By Air: Nearest air terminal is at Umroi which is 35 km from Shillong and is associated with Guwahati and other North-eastern urban communities. Guwahati is the closest worldwide air terminal all around associated with significant urban areas of the nation found exactly 100 km from Shillong. One can recruit a taxi or catch transport from Umroi or Guwahati for Shillong.
- By Rail: Nearest rail head is at Guwahati from where one can either enlist a taxi or catch open or private transports direct till Shillong from where one can get a taxi or transport till Nongstoin.
- By Road: Shillong is only 78 km from Nongstoin or Kyllang Rock on the NH 44E and can be reached through an employed a taxi or by get a transport from Shillong till Mairang and further till Nongstoin from Mairang.