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Roots Bridges

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Address: Mawlynnong, India
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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A day tour to Mawlynnong village

A keen desire to visit the Asiai's cleanest village Mawlynnong living in mind from years. This was turning to real in last November 20th 2017, when Anu, Rupa and Sanjiv company... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mrinav
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Assam, India
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Assam, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A keen desire to visit the Asiai's cleanest village Mawlynnong living in mind from years. This was turning to real in last November 20th 2017, when Anu, Rupa and Sanjiv company me. From Guwahati it takes approx. 5 hours to reach the Mawlynnong village by our car. After reaching Mawlynnong we realize it as a worth visit. This is a... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a disappointing and boring visit Maylynnong village, we had a very great time seeing the Living root bridge. After traveling in North east, you have to be prepared for steps, steps and more steps for every sightseeing. This was a bit tiring but worth it. Its almost a walk down off 400 steps and to climb back all of... More 

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Thank TMBom
India
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Though the village was a disappointment, the root bridge was simply great. The way the roots and shoots of the tree are trained to form the bridge is laudable. A must visit spot

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Thank reenakandal
Howrah, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is really a wonderful place everyone must visit. From Mawyalynnog village this place is a walking distance. You have to walk down the stares to reach the bridge. 10 rs entry fee per person. This bridge is made by the roots of two trees. You can enjoy the stream flowing there. Nice location and very clean. Elderly people and... More 

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Thank tnmychttrj
San Francisco, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The root bridges, seen in the BBC's Human Planet, are truly spectacular. Hundreds of years of history in the cultivation of the bridges. The hike down involves descending the equivalent of 165 stories of stone steps and a short hike afterwards to get to the bridges. The first bridge is a single story, but continue on to get to the... More 

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Thank ConnorLawrence
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I must say, what I saw was the nature’s wonder!! It is blissful to visit such a place which leaves you awestruck as to the extreme of what nature can provide. The locals there are the ones who has crafted that bridge. You have to pay a minimal fee to step down to the bridge but before that I would... More 

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New Delhi, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just 2kms from the Mawlynnong Village, and about 15 mins walk down the forest from the parking lot, you come across this marvellous magic of nature in the form of the single living root bridge made by the villagers ! There is a small fees to pay for visiting till the bridge, collected by the villagers as approved by the... More 

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Thank Anish_Barjatya
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Root bridges are very good - the old banyan trees root have formed the root bridge which is wonder of the nature . Mawalynnong is cleanest village in Asia awarded in 2003 - near to root bridges , tree homes and man made with help of natural wood , bindings - bridges are made - these are built on trees... More 

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Thank 90ravindrak
Pune, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The roots bridge is very close to the Mawlynnong village. there are some good 200 steps thats you need to climb down to reach this place. On way there are many snacks and juice stalls which helps you keep hydrated. the place is well maintained. The Living roots bridge is really beautiful and definetly must visit place. great place to... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The root bridge is Mawlynnong village is an alternate to the bridge in Cheerapunji ( double decker root bridge ). It's a walk down to the point where the root bridge is and would take ard15-20 mins walk down and about the similar time coming up. We had 2 small children and 2 Sr citizens and there are plenty of... More 

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