“The beauty of the hills calls me often,
And my heart with peace fills.
My greedy soul its touch swills,
And flights it to soar with thrills.”
There is no better spot to go than Cherrapunji, when the mountains call! Tall hills, lush valleys, raging rivers, and a plethora of adventure activities have made it a favourite of people of all age groups. The state has once again opened its doors to tourists after being closed for a long time.
After a long wait, Polo Orchid Resort is also finally reopened for tourism!
Located on a clifftop estate, Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunji also known as Sohra, is hidden away amidst the picturesque village of Nohsithiang. The resort reflects both modernity and the unique Sohra charm.
Experience the beauty of one of the finest resorts in Cherrapunji with views of a magnificent landscape. At Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunji, you can unwind in luxury while admiring the misty landscapes of Sohra. Located at a distance of 0.5 km from Seven Sisters Falls and 57 km from Meghalaya Transport Corporation, this Cherrapunji resort offers a breathtaking view of the valley. It has 25 spacious and well-kept rooms, of which, The Orchid Rooms, Rainforest Suite, Log Hut with Plunge Pool, Dew Drop Cottage, and Misty Mountain Villa are among the ultimate luxury living options. Our living areas are all roomy and have state of the art features such as a dedicated living room, air conditioning, strong Wi-Fi, an in-room safe, and much more.
At Polo Orchid Resort, Cherrapunji, we are committed to providing each guest with a one-of-a-kind experience. Enjoy world cuisine at the Sohra House (Bistro, Bar, & Bungalow), where our chefs have created an exceptional menu. The Sky Grill serves barbeque, grills, cocktails, and live music. Enjoy a dreamy fresco dining experience by the poolside.
You can surround yourself with serenity and alluring natural beauty as you take a dip in our infinity pool – Which is bound to offer you a unique experience of relaxation, amidst the lush green and the misty blue of the Sohra valleys.
What can you do in Cherrapunji?
Experience the exhilaration of zip-lining across the valleys of Cherrapunji. As you fly hundreds of feet above the valley floor, feel the adrenaline rush, the wind in your face and a breathtaking moment suspended in the beauty of all that makes Sohra.
Cherrapunji is ideal for bike tours during the few months when it rains on a smaller scale and mountain biking is always a thrilling adventure. The rough terrain, and the mountains can be difficult for pro-bikers, but it is a wonderfully incredible experience.
A Journey to the Living Root Bridge
Trekking trails abound in Cherrapunji. It's a great sport to try out while you're here because of the breath-taking views. The trek to the Living Root Bridge takes roughly 3 to 4 hours. Steps lead downhill towards the settlement of Nongriat. A forest trail winds through the hillside, eventually leading to the Living Root Bridge.
When exploring Cherrapunji, you should go bird watching. Here you can see black-breasted parrotbills, black storks, and Asian openbills and learn more about different bird breeds and enjoy seeing flocks of unusual species near you.
Sohra is studded with waterfalls tumbling through steep gorges, and nearly all of them have mythology associated with them. The most well-known are the Nohkalikai Falls (India's highest plunge waterfalls), Kynrem Falls (India's seventh highest waterfall), Dainthlen Falls, and Nohsngithiang Falls (also known as the Seven Sisters Falls).
Come, be our guest as we invite you once again to unwind in the majestic valleys of Cherrapunji and bask in the beauty of Sohra amid the comforts offered by us.
A luxurious stay, picturesque views and good times await you!