Garo & Jaintia Hills attractions

National Park in Garo & Jaintia Hills

Balpakram National Park

Hilly Balpakram is traditionally considered by the Garo to be the ‘abode of souls’, where people temporarily go after they die, and is full of mythological associations. The 220-sq-km park is thick with wildflowers …
National Park in Garo & Jaintia Hills

Nokrek National Park

East of Tura, the forested hills rise to Nokrek Peak (1412m), the highest point in the Garo Hills. The summit is part of the 48-sq-km Nokrek National Park, which occupies the highest parts of the larger Nokrek Biosp…
Monument in Garo & Jaintia Hills

Nartiang Monoliths

The Jaintia Hills are home to Nartiang village, 63km east of Shillong, where you can visit an intriguing complex of stone monoliths erected by different clans between the 16th and 19th centuries – the largest concen…