Shillong is one of the most beautiful and serene hill stations in India and around the world. Located in the north-east, Shillong is the capital one Meghalaya, one of the seven sister states. It is surrounded by the East Khasi Hills, green valleys and a lot of villages that thrive on their culture and tradition. Beautiful waterfalls, calm lakes and cloudy skies, Shillong is the kind of getaway a lot of us are looking forward to and pretty much need! Here are some photographs of Shillong, that will make you want to plan trip to the north east soon!
Shillong is named after a deity named Lei Shyllong.
It is often referred to as the Scotland of the East.
The hill station offers several nature walks and treks that bring you closer to nature.
The Umaim Lake is one of the biggest attractions of Shillong
The fact that it is India’s 330th most populous city, makes it perfect to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Police Bazaar is the hub of all activities in Shillong.
It comes to life post sundown like any other city!
Every place in Shillong offers views that beat the cityscape hands down!
In fact, most of them are almost postcard perfect.
The greenery around you is almost overwhelming.
And the people too are warm and friendly
And though at point, you’ll feel completely lost…
You won’t mind it one bit!
In fact, you probably won’t want to go back home!
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