Meghalaya, a northeastern state of India, its capital city Shillong, known as Scotland of the East, the landscape of this state is beautified with sky soaring hills filled with dense greenery. On cloudy days this place looks like a paradise. It is rich with its cultural diversity and tradition and known for beautiful mountain ranges, heavy rains, sunshine, high plateaus, breathtaking waterfalls, rivers, and grasslands. Meghalaya in the Sanskrit language means Meg or is considered the abode of clouds. The distance from Guwahati to Shillong is about 100 kilometers. The Meghalaya plateau remains the center of attraction of the state.
Some of the best places here are- Umiam lake, Mawsmai caves, Nohkalikhai falls, and more. Most tropical forests are found in Meghalaya - Birds, mammals, insects, and reptiles can be seen in these forests. Meghalaya Tourist Places is unique and is very important in terms of Eco-Tourism. A large crowd of tourists coming from far and wide visits the tourist places.
Talking about the information about Meghalaya, three ancient tribes reside at the Meghalaya. It is a state which is female-dominated. The rights of the property go to the youngest daughter. Food habit is different from others. The bamboo shoot dish is very famous.
October to March is the best time to visit Meghalaya, during this time, the weather is also pleasant for tourists, although you can visit Meghalaya in any season throughout the year.