Meghalaya, which means "Abode of the Clouds", is one of the wettest places on earth. Meghalaya offers an endless numbers of tourist attractions and is one of the most visited states among the seven sister states of North East India. The most visited state of the north east India, Meghalaya is a state explored by tourists throughout the year due to its salubrious environment.
Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya and also known for Mawlynnong Village, is considered as the cleanest village and is the most visited place in Meghalaya. The live foot Bridge is a major tourist attraction of Shillong. Laitlum Canyon in Shillong, is a perfect spot for trekkers and provides a panoramic view of the whole Meghalaya. Lalong Park, provides serenity and tranquilly in the mind from the busy and hullabaloo of city life. For the photographers and animal lovers, Balpakram National park is a perfect spot and provides a spectrum of species and predators.
For the culture and history lovers, Don Bosco Center for Indigenous Culture is a place to quest their thirst of knowledge and knowing more about the local culture and traditions. Mawsmai Caves and Siju Caves are also one of the most popular destinations amongst the tourists. The Elephant falls in Shillong is a spot that would leave you spellbound by its spectacular beauty and the murmuring of fall would give peace to the mind. Umiam Lake also provides mesmerizing beauty to the mind that would be etched in the mind forever.
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