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Address: Mawphlang Village, Mawphlang Block, Shillong, India
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nice place to see nature from above

It is like a small narrow way between two mountains but i is not a way,lush green area below to see and natural scene

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Haryana, India
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Haryana, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is like a small narrow way between two mountains but i is not a way,lush green area below to see and natural scene

Thank gahlawat
West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This is famous trekking place. This one-day route extends up to 16 km. and takes just four hours to trek. Throughout the trail, trekkers are greeted by breathtaking vistas of mountainous streams, gurgling waterfalls, sprawling meadows, forest groves and traditional Khasi villages.I didn't trek there but saw the place..you will have to go there for finding the place..

Thank das_piyaliwb
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Went there couple of years ago. Its a very easy trek and can be done in half a day or by evening if too leisurely a pace. We started at around 10 and were done by the evening despite losing our way in the middle for almost an hour! The trek (or maybe hike) has mountainous paths, rocky riverbanks, tall... More 

1 Thank harsh_c
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Loved the trek along the meandering hill slopes & valleys, steep in parts, easy in most. It was like being in a JRR Tolkien movie

1 Thank deepalishirali
Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

A good trekking option for a day trip in the green countryside. The trek can be a little difficult with steep downhill, but trekkers can finally rest beside the stream meandering below at the foothill.

5 Thank Bornav
Guwahati, Assam, India
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

A tracking experience to be remembered forever. It was a very nice experience. The tracking guide “Erik” was very good . Its a 5 to 6 hour trek through hills and forests and you have to cross a small river. Should take camera, water and some food. If you are planning to go there in rainy seasons don’t forgot to... More 

9 Thank LunaOjah
Ghaziabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

From Lad Mawphlong to Mawphlong, the trek measures about 14 km (16 km if you follow the trail inherently, and dont take the steeper short-cuts in the later half. The trek crosses two water bodies, the larger being the Umiew. Not an easy walk for the uninitiated. Dont venture alone if for the first time. If taking children, a single... More 

8 Thank AjLud
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

The David Scott trail can lead a traveler up to the highway to Cherapunjee. Its a 5 and a half hour trek through hills and forests of the Mawphlang block of Shillong. . Its breathtakingly beautiful with dense jungles against the low range of hills. You need to cross nearly four hills and a river to reach the other end.... More 

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