Gateway of seven sisters is the Assam in Northeast. It is famous for Tea gardens, Bihu festivals, Madan Kamdev, Majuli River Island, one Horned Rhinoceros and Manas National Park. Here you can see majestic green tea gardens, this estates of state Assam are popular for malty flavor, taste and strong color. It is the largest tea-growing state in our country, here all the tea plant grows in very lowland region of Brahmaputra River.Most important festival in Assam is Bihu Festival, it is celebrated by every Assamese on new year. Another harvesting festivals are rongali, bhogali, bihus, magh and kongali. This place is famous for pilgrimage tours, here you can see many old centuries temples like Kamakhya Temple which is dedicated to the Kamakhya Goddess, it is located in Nilachal hill of Guwahati city. One of the best picturesque lake in this world is Majuli, that is formed by river of Brahmaputra. For all species of bird, Majuli island is like paradise where you can explore many species of birds. World vest heritage site is the Kaziranga National Park which is famous for one horned rhinoceros, swamp, Tigers, water buffaloes and bird. The best time to visit this park is between November and April. Another best world heritage is The Manas National Park, where you see Tiger, rhinoceros, golden langur, wild water buffalo, pygmy hog and Elephant Biosphere . Meghalaya is like the Abode of clouds, mawsmai cave is the attractions of Meghalaya which are located near Cherrapunji. These are beautiful limestone caves. Some of the popular and iconic caves are krem liat prah and Siju cave. North east has become a tourist hub in India since last 2 decades. Millions of tourists have been travelling to north eastern state to enjoy with their family and friends. There are so many beautiful states and cities that comprise north east. Here we will be discussing about places to visit in north east - Cherrapunji.
Places to visit in north east - Cherrapunji:
Cherrapunjee is a very beautiful place and is situated almost 65 km from Shillong. It is a very famous tourist spot near Shillong and is visited by millions of tourists. It is considered to be the wettest spot in the world. The travel to Cherrapunji recommended by us is via road. On on your drive to Cherrapunjee, you will be able to see many things. You will definitely come across roaring waterfalls diving into the highest gorges. When you will reach Cherrapunji, check you will be taken to the famous Nohsngithiang Falls, Nohkalikai Falls and Mawsmai Cave. Cherrapunji is also known as Sohra. Cherrapunjee being very close to Shillong is visited by most of the tourists who visit Shillong. It is considered to be a must visit place for all tourists in north east. Cherrapunji has a very rich recent history. It was the headquarters of the Khasi & Jaintia province when the British ruled India. These headquarters were later shifted to Shillong because of the inconvenience caused by excessive rainfall in Cherrapunji during the monsoon season. The scenery offered by the mind blowing places of Cherrapunji is beyond description. Your will be able walkover the roots that may appear to you as quite scary in the beginning. However, the most beautiful forests all around and the pleasant sound of rainfall will make you love this place.
Above is given all the information about the beautiful city of Cherrapunji. This is all about places to visit in north east - Cherrapunji. You must keep this place on your list if you are travelling to north east for recreation.