About Shillong

Shillong, located at an altitude of about 1500m above sea level, is the capital of the state of Meghalaya. It has a milder climate than tropical India and the nearby regions are home to many waterfalls, lakes, pine covered hills, caves and dense forests. The region gets the heaviest rainfall in the world and is the wettest place on earth. The sight-seeing options include hiking, caving, boating in the lakes, visiting museums and exploring the local nightlife.

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