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Roots Bridges

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

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Not advisable for old people. If someone has problem with there knee,leg or lungs should not go. Almost 25mins of climbing down and up the stairs is there to reach the bridge. But... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Not advisable for old people. If someone has problem with there knee,leg or lungs should not go. Almost 25mins of climbing down and up the stairs is there to reach the bridge. But people who are visiting meghalaya and do not visit this absolutely gonna miss a lot. Must visit.

Thank tinydear
Gurgaon, India
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Yes its worth visiting but nothing great about it..The falls r decent and its a natural treat so can explore .

Thank puneet7872
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Mawlynnong is a good small village, very well managed locally too but that was my biggest problem. I felt the village was overly curated for visitors with crowded local restaurants and expensive homestays. I could not stay there because the place was so busy with local tourist. The Living Root Bridge was walked and burdened by hundreds of people. Therefore,... More 

Thank PravinDarjeeling
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You have to go through the Mowlynnong village and approx. 300+ steps each way to reach there but it is very much worthy to take that much effort. That waterfall and the Living root bridge is something you won't see anywhere else except Double Decker living root bridge. The architecture of the bridge was splendid. This made my trip memorable.... More 

Thank Shaiful Hassan S
Hamilton, Ontario
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40 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

In a humid weather once you step out of the car you may think twice about proceeding towards this wonderful sight . Please do visit this place, not recommended for old people as way towards the roots bridge is bit wobbly. You have walk down the stairs which are uneven and a bit slippery as well. If you are able... More 

Thank Dannysharma
New Delhi, India
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

My family comprising of my young children,my husband and father about 75 really enjoyed it. Fresh air,peaceful.

Thank tomarsangeeta27
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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94 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Its quiet fascinating to see a bridge naturally made out of live roots of (living) tree... The place has been well maintained and the stream below was also good for a dip... Only issue was trek all the way up and down to the spot... On teh way to bridge you came across lot of small shops selling fresh fruits... More 

Thank vickygada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

it was many steps beneath which was worth visiting. I think this root bridge is very easily accessible unlike the one at cherrapunji which is suited for adventure trekkers. please be aware of leeches.

Thank vamsi111
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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151 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

This God's creation completed by humans is no less than miracle. These bridges are so strong that we should take inspiration while building bridges in city.

Thank Fun_Frolics
Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

If you can't trek for 3.5 hrs one way for Double Decker Bridge this is the option for you. you can see the same kind of Creation done by nature with less effort, though you have to go through 350 Steps to reach there but yes its worth the effort. its a natures creation on top of the river. once... More 

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