Cherrapunji or Sohra previously received the highest annual rainfall in the world. Currently holding the second place behind Mawsynram, its beautiful waterfalls, majestic rivers, and lush green forests make the place seem like an absolute dreamscape!
The blissful aura emanating from the town puts everyone in a refreshing mood instantly. Enjoying the hypnotic natural wonders with a warm beverage in hand brings solace to the worn-out soul. Along with that, a plethora of places to visit in Cherrapunji ensures that there will never be a dull moment.
Sohra boasts of several enigmatic tourist attractions like the 500 years old Double Decker Living Root Bridge in Nongriat village, which has massive roots coalescing together to form a bridge over the stream of water that joyfully gushes underneath.
Nohsngithiang Falls, popularly known as the Seven Sisters Waterfalls, so named due to the seven streams falling onto the surrounding limestone side by side, is one of the most popular Cherrapunji waterfalls that usually claims the top spot in ever tourist itinerary. Sunrise and sunset are ideal for enjoying this natural splendour.
Other Cherrapunji waterfalls at Meghalaya include Nohkalikai Falls, which is not only the tallest plunge waterfall in India and the fourth tallest in the world, but also presents a scenic trail for trekking. Apart from that, Dainthlen Waterfalls, Kynrem Falls, Rainbow Falls and Mawsmai Falls are all Cherrapunji falls that offer uniquely beautiful views, making it difficult to choose a favourite!
The Mawsmai Cave has fossils embedded inside some of its limestone walls and is enveloped in a misty forest, making the space seem like a fairy-tale setting. Dawki River, where you can opt for a boat ride on the azure blue waters, is a sight for sore eyes. Some other interesting places to visit are Thangkharang Park, Khasi Monoliths, First Presbyterian Church, etc.
Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunji offers magnificent panoramic views of the Seven Sisters Waterfalls from its rooms. Just picture waking up to such an extraordinary sight and you will surely feel a rush of excitement coursing through you! What can complement such a great morning better than complimentary breakfast buffet?
Enjoy a delicious spread of your favourite breakfast items in our restaurant by the Cherrapunji waterfalls with nature as the perfect rejuvenating backdrop! Get ready for a fun-filled day of visiting as many spots as your heart desires. It is our promise that you will cherish memories of this place forever.