Attractions

Top Choice Bridge in Cherrapunjee (Sohra)

Root Bridges

The most fascinating sights around Cherrapunjee are the incredible root bridges – living rubber fig–tree roots that ingenious Khasi villagers have, over decades, trained across streams to form natural pathways. Thre…
Waterfall in Cherrapunjee (Sohra)

Nohkalikai Falls

Nohkalikai Falls are particularly dramatic during the monsoon, when their capacity increases 20-fold. You can see them from the viewpoint located on a plateau at the end of a mountain ridge 4.4km from Cherrapunjee's…
Museum in Cherrapunjee (Sohra)

Ramakrishna Mission

Cherrapunjee’s Ramakrishna Mission (an ecclesiastic order with origins in West Bengal) has an interesting one-room collection of everyday tribal artefacts, plus a discordant display of 78rpm records. Located 1km out…
Cave in Cherrapunjee (Sohra)

Mawsmai Cave

This 150m-long natural limestone formation, with its low passages, is very popular with domestic tourists. Mawsmai’s tall row of roadside monoliths is as impressive as the cave but doesn’t receive the same attention…