Krang Suri Waterfalls in Meghalaya is One of India's Hidden Gems

Nestled amidst the mountains of Jaintia Hills district in Meghalaya, Krang Suri Waterfalls is one of the most stunning natural attractions in India. Its breathtaking beauty is the reason why Krang Suri Waterfalls has also been featured in many Bollywood movies. You may even spot your favorite film star shooting their next big Bollywood hit at the waterfalls. 

Timings and Entry Fee at Kran Suri Waterfall

Krang Suri Waterfalls, Jaintia Hills, Meghalaya
The Krang Suri waterfalls are open 24x7 so you may visit the place at your convenience. There is an entry fee of INR 50 per person to enter the waterfall premises. If you want to go for a swim in the pool, you need to rent life jackets for INR 100. 

Dining Options at The Krang Suri Waterfalls

Since the Krang Suri waterfalls are situated in a remote area, away from usual tourist footfall, there is not much development near the area of the falls. There is a small restaurant run by the local Khasi people where one may enjoy the regional cuisines. The prices of the dishes are affordable, and the food served is quite delicious.

How To Get to Krang Suri Waterfalls

Krangsuri Waterfalls
Travelling via roadways is the best option to reach Krang Suri waterfalls. If you are traveling from Shillong, it will take around 3 hours to 3.5 hours to reach Krang Suri. You may also go to the Krang Suri waterfalls from Jowai, which is a half hour’s journey across 30 kilometres. You will probably be able to see the Krang Suri Waterfalls while traveling to it on the road before actually reaching the falls. A 20-minute hike from the parking area into the forest will finally lead you to the base of the waterfall.

Best Time to Visit Krang Suri Waterfalls

The best time to visit Krang Suri waterfalls is early morning. If you are travelling from Shillong, leave by 6:00 AM to reach the waterfalls between 9:30 AM to 10:00 AM. People generally spend around 2 hours at the waterfalls.


  • Carry camphor with you on the trip if you are suffering from Acute Motion Sickness (AMS).
  • Avoid speeding of vehicles while travelling to and from the waterfalls.
  • Carry your swimsuit and spare clothes if you are planning for a swim.
  • Wear good quality and good gripped shoes while going to and from the waterfalls as the path may be slippery.
  • Avoid travelling to the waterfalls during the monsoons.
Have you been to Krang Suri Waterfalls? Do you plan to visit anytime soon? Let us know in the comments below!

This post was published by Ashutosh Chandra

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