Best waterfalls in Meghalaya

Review the list of waterfalls in Meghalaya

Shillong East Khasi Hills West Khasi Hills Jaintia Hills West Garo Hills

Most Popular waterfalls in Shillong

Beadon Falls
  • Location: Shillong
  • This waterfall passes through steep rocky formations before merging into the watercourse of the Umiam River. its scenic surroundings, which consist of lush green forests and large rocks.
Elephant Falls
  • Location: Shillong
  • It referred to as 'Ka Kshaid Lai Pateng Khohsiew' by the local Khasi people. The sides of the waterfall are flanked by lush greenery and that adds to the charm of the place.
Crinoline Falls
  • Location: Shillong
  • Its scenic beauty, gorgeous falls, photographic location, chirping of birds and its wonderful ambience amidst nature attract huge number of tourist across the globe every year.
Mawphlang Falls
  • Location: Shillong
  • The waterfall is surrounded by thick and flourishing trees on all sides and it does feel like you’re sitting in the middle of a forest. These forests also house myriad varieties of life forms and are a true treat to both mind and soul.
Bishop Falls
  • Location: Shillong
  • The site is also called 'Sonapani'. Bishop waterfall is also quite popular as picnic spot it lies amidst thick forests and huge rocky formations.

List of popular waterfalls in East Khasi Hills

Nohkalikai Falls
  • Location: Cherrapunji
  • Noh Ka Likai means "the leap of Likai". From the edge of the cliff the waterfall looked like a white rope in a sea of green forests.
Dainthlen Falls
  • Location: Sohra
  • The waterfall derives its name from a Thlen. The view of water gushing down in full force is the most amazing beauty that one can experience from the viewing gallery.
Sweet Falls
  • Location: East Khasi Hills
  • The sound of gurgling water, chirping birds, the feel of the falling water and the lush greenery - all together just take your breath away.
Kynrem Falls
  • Location: Cherrapunji
  • This is one of the highest waterfall of Meghalaya that cascades in three levels from the top of a hill. Flushed with water after a rain, this fall offers a spectacular sight.
Nohsngithiang Falls
  • Location: Mawsmai village
  • It is also known as the Seven Sister waterfall, seven streams combine to create this enormous force. This waterfall is also known as Seven Sister Falls or Mawsmai Falls.

Spectacular waterfalls in West Khasi Hills

Weinia Falls
  • Location: West Khasi Hills
  • It is quite deep and water vapour rising up from the bottom of the falls, in sunlight, form the colours of the rainbow. Both the sides of the falls is surrounded with rocks of different shapes.
Thum Falls
  • Location: Dilingim
  • The waterfall creates a beautiful pool at its base, encircled by hard rocks on three sides.
Langshiang Falls
  • Location: Sangriang Village
  • It is also known as ‘kshaid Ur-Nar'. It offers one of the best panoramic views of the green lawn hills nearby and surrounding by hamlets including the village of Mawpon.

Find the best waterfalls in Jaintia Hills and West Garo Hills

Tyrshi Falls
  • Location: Jaintia Hills District
  • The site offers a beautiful view of the Pynthor Nein, a rice valley.
Rong’bang Falls
  • Location: West Garo Hills District
  • It locally known as Rongbang Dare. The real charm and grandeur can only be felt when one goes down to the place at the bottom of the waterfalls.

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