Places To Visit In Nongpoh

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1. Thrills Fun Park

Thrills Fun Park
3.0 /5

21 km
from city center
1 out of 6
places to visit in Nongpoh

Thrills Fun Park is located at the Shillong-Guwahati Road, R-Bhoi District and is 25 km from Shillong. It is 5 km away down from the Umiam lake resort.

2. Umiam Lake

Umiam Lake
Must visit 3.3 /5

26 km
from city center
2 out of 6
places to visit in Nongpoh

The Umiam Lake is a reservoir that is located to the northern of Shillong. The construction of a dam here was started in 1965 on the Umiam river. The reservoir is spread over a total area of 220 sq km.

3. Lum Nehru Park

Lum Nehru Park
3.0 /5

26 km
from city center
3 out of 6
places to visit in Nongpoh

The Lum Nehru Park is a one hour ride from Nongpoh. It is full of scenic beauty. Lush green lawns and gardens, aviaries and wonderful orchids are the reason why this Park has earned itself quite a name in the state.

4. Lum Sohpetbneng

Lum Sohpetbneng
3.0 /5

22 km
from city center
4 out of 6
places to visit in Nongpoh

Lum Sohpetbneng is a mythological significant place located around 40 km from the district headquarters Nongpoh. The place has a beautiful legendary peak which is named as Naval or Heaven.

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5. The Road Side Market

The Road Side Market
3.0 /5

3 km
from city center
5 out of 6
places to visit in Nongpoh

Nongpoh is known for its production of beautiful orchids and if you want to get your hands on them, this Is the place to be. The other important shops in the market include the fruit shops which deliver products at a very cheap rate.

6. Church of Christ

Church of Christ
3.0 /5

0 km
from city center
6 out of 6
places to visit in Nongpoh

Nongpoh is mainly inhabited by the followers of Christianity and that makes the Nongpoh Church another name in our attractions list. This is a beautiful piece of architecture, just at a stone's throw away from the famous Lemawlong Market.

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Can you suggest an itinerary for Nongpoh?

Nongpoh is a fantastic place and to finish this in a day; you might certainly need an itinerary. You can start your day by visiting the breathtaking Umiam Lake, which is 34 km from Nongpoh. This would be a great start to your day. Following this, you can go to the Thrills Fun Park which is just 5 km away from the Umiam Lake. Considering that, it would take you quite some time inside the park, and a lot of your energy might have been consumed in it, you can visit the relatively more soothing Lum Sohpetbneng. Named the Heaven or Naval, it will certainly rejuvenate you. Finally, you can mark an end to your day by spending some time at the Nongpoh Church and then head to the Road Side Market to get yourself good deals and bargains.

How can I commute within Nongpoh?

Commuting in this small hill station isn't a problem at all because the people are very co-operative and a majority of the population speaks English, which makes it easier for the tourists to travel by foot. It is not a very remote area and hence there is good availability of both public as well as private transportation with the likes of auto rickshaws and hand-held carriages.
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What are the top sightseeing places in Nongpoh?

The top sightseeing places in Nongpoh are Thrills Fun Park, Umiam Lake, Lum Nehru Park, Lum Sohpetbneng, The Road Side Market, Church of Christ.
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