Meghalaya, literally meaning “Abode of the Clouds”. It take distinction of being among the wettest places on earth. Separating the Assam valley from the plains of Bangladesh, hilly Meghalaya is a cool, pine-fresh mountain state set on dramatic horseshoes of rocky cliffs. Beautiful hills, lush green mountains, vast wildlife, magnificent waterfalls, valleys, lakes and caves can only describe the states to a limited extent. The dense forests of Meghalaya are inhabited by many rare species of birds and animal including elephants, Tigers, Golden Cats, Binturongs, Slow Loris, Monkeys and birds like Hornbills, Partridges, Teals, Snipes and Quails. Meghalaya is dotted with numerous tourist spots.
The capital city of the State as well as the District headquarter of East Khasi Hills District. Shillong is the only hill station in the country that is accessible from all sides. A beautiful city encircled by pine trees. Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya. This hill station is known for its picturesque sights and traditions. The light drizzles and the cooling gentle wind adds to the joy of visiting this hill station. The exciting mountain peaks, crystal clear lakes, breathtakingly beautiful golf courses, museums and the zoo are the key reasons why people visit Shillong. Apart from the natural beauty, Shillong also acts as the gateway to Meghalaya.
The Cherrapunji and Mawsynram are statistically among the wettest places on Earth. Most of the rain falls between June and September, creating very impressive waterfalls and carving out some of Asia’s longest caves. The panoramic landscapes, foggy hills, cascading waterfalls, serpentine rivers, and terraced slopes soothe the minds of weary travelers.
The little Khasi village of Mawlynnong, not that far from the Meghalaya-Bangladesh border, suddenly became famous a few years ago. The cleanliness and management of the village is still touted to be a model of development for other villages. It is not exactly sure when it all began but sometime in the last decade it started getting a lot of media coverage as the “Cleanest Village in Asia”.
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