365Telugu.com Online News, April 22nd, 2023: Shillong..is one of the most beautiful tourist destinations in North East region of India.It is also known as the capital of Meghalaya. It is a very beautiful hilly area.. Once you visit here, you will never want to come back. Nestled between the Khasi and Garo hills, this beautiful hill station has sparkling waterfalls, lush greenery, blue lakes and diverse cultures. Shillong is known as the ‘Scotland of the East’ because of its beauty.
-Lady Hydari Park..
The park is named after the first lady of the province, Lady Hydari. This place is very beautiful and peaceful. Apart from this, there is a beautiful flower bed in the garden. There is also a mini zoo inside the complex.
-Phan Nonglat Park..
Phan Nonglat Park is located in the heart of the city. It attracts thousands of tourists every year. The zoo in the park has bears, porcupines, jackals and leopards. If you are a nature lover, you will surely enjoy the flora and fauna here. There is also a lake inside the park where you can go boating.
One of the most beautiful lakes to visit in Shillong, Umiyam Lake is surrounded by coniferous forests, Khasi hills. These are a treat for nature lovers. One can also enjoy some adventure sports on the shores of Umiam Lake, which include activities like kayaking, boating, and scooting.
Another mesmerizing place in Shillong is the Elephant Falls. Its rocks are in three layers, due to which the fall was named Elephant Fall during the British rule. However, due to the earthquake, the stones were partially destroyed. But this waterfall is still known as Elephant Falls. The green vegetation around feels amazing.
Shillong Peak offers a 360 degree view of the entire city. It is at an altitude of about 6500 feet. You can enjoy the beauty of distant mountain ranges, waterfalls, lakes and the entire city at one place.
Wards Lake in the heart of the city is surrounded by boulders. Ideal for daytime picnics and evening walks. The lakes here are full of lotus flowers, due to which the beauty of the lake is more attractive. You can take a boat ride here to see the fountain.
Laitlam canyons is well-liked by trekkers. This place is a paradise for nature adventure lovers. From climbing the hill, you can enjoy the mountain roads, valleys and surrounding beauty.