Scotland of the East

Key Points
  • Ideal Duration: 2-4 days
  • Best Time: Sep-May
  • Nearest Airport: Shillong

Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya and is the beautiful city to visit during the trip to North East. The place derives its name from Lei Shyllong, an idol worshipped at the Shillong Peak. Shillong is a hill station with an average altitude of 4,908 feet (1,496 m) above sea level

The place is the home to numerous waterfalls, crystal clear lakes, beautiful golf courses, mountain peaks and more. The place has a natural beauty that makes it a must-visit place. Shillong is also the gateway to Meghalaya where you will see tallest waterfalls, beautiful landscapes and a unique culture.

Places in Shillong

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