Top places to visit in Cherrapunjee

Here are the top 16 places to visit in Cherrapunjee

25 kms from city center 1 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
A 'root bridge', it is located in Tryna village. Made of the Indian Rubber Tree this is one of the biggest attractions of Cherrapunji.
3 kms from city center 2 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Just 5km from the city, at 1100 feet, these are the fourth highest waterfalls of the world. A brief history is attached to this place which is a big cause of attraction in itself.
7 kms from city center 3 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Just half a kilometer from Cherrapunji these caves are the most prominent of the tourist hubs. Considered to be the fourth longest caves in the entire Indian sub-continent, the highlight of these caves is a little pool formed inside as a result of five different rivers joining here.
24 kms from city center 4 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Also located in the East Khasi district, this village has won the title of Asia's cleanest village in 2003 and India's cleanest village in 2005. This village is also referred as God's own garden.
4 kms from city center 5 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
These are one of the most popular falls of Cherrapunji - even for the locals. Legends have it that in the caves near the falls an evil snake was once killed.
8 kms from city center 6 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
These are the highest waterfalls in India. At 1,035 ft the falls are also known as the Nohsngithiang Falls. Such a tourist landmark needs no introduction at all.
7 kms from city center 7 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Created in the plateaus of Meghalaya by the state government, it is a great attraction for locals as well as tourists. The Shillong Agri-Hoticulture has given this park many beautiful orchids which are housed in the Eco park's green house.
7 kms from city center 8 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Located south of Cherrapunji, this place is a major tourist attraction owning to the caves it has.
4 kms from city center 9 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
About 2 km from south of Sohra, this is one of the most visited sites by tourists. A large number of tourists from all around the world flock this site to see the great work by Welsh Missionaries.
12 kms from city center 10 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
A village close to the main city of Cherrapunji, Mawsynram gives Cherrapunji a run for its money with a neck to neck competition for the title of the wettest place on earth.
129 kms from city center 11 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
This is a famous park of the state. Located nearly 45km from Tura, it is boasts of a wide variety of flora and fauna.
32 kms from city center 12 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
The Khasi Monoliths are located in close proximity to the Mawsmai Falls. These are amazing underground mazes and passages of age old caves.
16 kms from city center 13 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Basically a view point developed by the government. It lies at the beginning of the Sohra tourism circuit.
4 kms from city center 14 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Another scenic fall located in this area.
8 kms from city center 15 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
Located almost 13km from the city, it is a park under the State Forest Dept. The Khoh Ramhah Rock (in the shape of an upside down basket) is what tourists come and see.

16. Dawki

35 kms from city center 16 out of 16 Places To Visit in Cherrapunjee
A small border town in the Jaintia Hills, Dawki and its famed river Umngot is a must visit if in Meghalaya.