Places To Visit In Mawsynram

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Here are the top 5 tourist attractions to see in Mawsynram:

1. Mawsmai Caves

Must visit 3.5 /5

16 km
from city center
1 out of 5
places to visit in Mawsynram

The holy cave of the Khasis is in the Mawsmai village. The cave is almost 150 m long and it is easy to pass through. The Mawsmai caves are an ideal location for cave exploration and cave diving.

2. Mawsmai Falls

Must visit 3.5 /5

17 km
from city center
2 out of 5
places to visit in Mawsynram

Known as the fourth highest waterfall in India, Mawsmai Falls are situated a little away from Mawsynram. The height of the waterfall is 1,035 ft. It is a seven-segmented waterfall, which rushes over the top of limestone cliffs of the Khasi Hills.

3. Nohalikalai Falls

Must visit 3.5 /5

11 km
from city center
3 out of 5
places to visit in Mawsynram

Crowned the fifth highest waterfall of India, Nohkalikai is situated about five km from Mawsynram. Water falls from a height of 1,000 ft unstoppably from the highest peak to the bottom of the falls making it a fantabulous tourist attraction.

4. Mawlyngbna

3.1 /5

8 km
from city center
4 out of 5
places to visit in Mawsynram

About 25 km away from Mawsynram, Mawlyngbna is known for rich fossils and a natural geyser.

5. Cherrapunjee

3.1 /5

15 km
from city center
5 out of 5
places to visit in Mawsynram

Referred to as Sohra and Churra, Cherrapunjee gives you a million reasons to visit it. It is known as the second wettest place of this earth and the only place in India to receive rainfall the entire year long.

FAQs on Mawsynram

Can you suggest an itinerary for Mawsynram?

Relax in the morning and drink the hot Kwai and start up to your trip in another hour. Gear up and reach your first destination which is Mawsmai Falls, 17 km away from City Center. After that follow the decreasing order of distance with destinations. Next visit Mawsmai caves, Cherapunjee, Nohkalikai Waterfall, and Mawlyngbna located at 16,15,11 and 8 km respectively from the city center. In between these destinations do not forget to encounter varied variety of flora and unique rock formations at botanical garden and Dwarksuid respectively. If started early in the morning each of these destinations can be covered in a single day. If you want you can skip on to either of the waterfalls as both will give you the same treat to your eyes.

How can I commute within Mawsynram?

Getting around Mawsynram is not very difficult. Cabs and jeeps are available for convenient travel. They can be used for sightseeing and going to tourist attractions. The cabbies know the place well and can take you to around the town safely and comfortably.
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How much does a package cost for Mawsynram?

The packages for Mawsynram start at INR 5799 which can be further customized based on number of people, days, hotel category, vehicle type and customizations. You can have a look at all packages here
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