Water Falls in Cherrapunji
The state of Meghalaya is also known as the abode of the clouds
. It was declared a state on 21st January 1972. Meghalaya offers an abundance of natural beauty as well as excellent trekking opportunities to explre nature at its best. Woods, a rich cultural heritage, misty heights, beautiful waterfalls, luxurious vegetation, flora and fauna will undoubtedly leave an everlasting impression. Despite all this, Meghalaya is one of the wettest places on earth. The capital Shillong is quite picturesque. It has a very strong colonial atmosphere. Here you will feel and see the Raj's impact in every single tea house.
Meghalaya is one of the seven sister states of the North Eastern region. It used to be part of Assam. The state is bordered by Assam in the north and Bangladesh in the south.