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Mawlynnong Waterfall

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Address: | Mawlynnong Village, Mawlynnong, India
Phone Number: 919615043027
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Nice One (second one) on your way to Dawki from Mawlyngnong village

We visited this waterfall while driving from the Mawlyngnong village after our overnight stay. It was as big as Bophill but it is a good one. We were only tourists here as the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 14, 2016
GolakaNath
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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Well words cant describe the feeling.. but it will be a one life experience especially who belongs to some concrete jungles.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We visited this waterfall while driving from the Mawlyngnong village after our overnight stay. It was as big as Bophill but it is a good one. We were only tourists here as the place is deserted. Our reliable Cab driver from Shillong, Mr. Shankar Kuri (+919856080770) insisted that we must visit the waterfall on our way to Dawki. On those... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

As like the village, Mawlynnong Waterfall is also very impressive. The pathway to waterfalls is very clean and the beauty is mazing

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

What a place to be - absolutely stunning. You feel one with nature here and the sounds of birds chirping, the winds gushing in through the thick foliage is mesmerizing.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

A great experience in my life to stay a night in the cleanest village of Asia. Situated in North East Indian, Meghalaya. About 1.30 minutes journey by taxi from Shillong, the state Capital. Mawlynnong is a very small village worth to visit. People is nice, smiling and helpful. There is a Root bridge in village. (Must see). Make a tour... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

A place away from the world with natural beauty. Breath fresh oxygen. Relax and listen to birds, winds trees etc.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

the Govt. of Meghalaya simply over emphasised this place to develop local economy. have any one seen all the villages of Asia? utterly rubbish! they are just waiting to cut your throat as soon as you step in Mawlynnong- poor food quality.. veg thali @ 100/- , ordinary fish @ 70/-...... and all the way parking fees of rs 50,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Its over 2 hour drive from Shillong. Touted as the cleanest village in Asia - which is plain rubbish. Have seen cleaner villages all over southeast asia and in china. It was hot in October around 35 deg C. Waterfall is just an ordinary fall but come here to see the living root bridges - This alone is worth the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

Visited with family. Villagers keep the surroundings clean. lots of fruit trees and flowers here. Little guest houses and home stays are also present. Loved it here. Although was quite hot here even in month of oct.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Mawlynnong is about 78 km from Shillong and the road trip takes about 2 hours towards the Bangladesh border. We found the place hotter than Shillong and visited the waterfall after walking through Riwai village. The waterfalls has decent amount of water flowing and we had to pay RS 10 to the village authorities to see this rather average waterfalls.... More 

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