Unexplored Places in Meghalaya

Are you prepared to go off on an adventurous tour across the captivating landscapes of Meghalaya? Come along with us as we explore this beautiful region's hidden secrets, away from the typical tourist paths. Meghalaya offers many undiscovered gems just waiting to be found, from gorgeous national parks to tumbling waterfalls.

Tura Peak

Your adventure begins in Tura, the largest town in Garo Hills. Start your day with an invigorating hike up Tura Peak, the highest point in the region. The trail is short and easy, but the views from the top are simply breathtaking. As you stand amidst the clouds, you'll be able to see for miles, with the rolling hills and valleys of Meghalaya stretching out before you. After your hike, unwind at Hotel Polo Orchid located in the heart of Tura. You can relax in comfortable rooms and feast a delicious meal at our on-site restaurant before you take off on your adventure.

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Pelga Falls

Drive to Pelga Falls, a secret waterfall tucked away among the verdant surroundings, after that. The falls, which tumble down into a glistening lake below, are breathtaking to see. Swim in the water for a relaxing dip, or just unwind on the rocks and take in the scenery.

Garo Hills

There is a rich cultural legacy in the Garo Hills. It is one of the unexplored places in Meghalaya. so take some time to through the villages, engage in conversation with the residents, and discover more about their distinctive way of life. See some of the most varied flora and fauna in the area by visiting the Nokrek Biosphere Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Not only is this untamed area ideal for hiking and camping, but it's also a fantastic spot for birding. Don't miss the annual Wangala festival, which takes place in November and is a celebration of the harvest.

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Balpakram National Park

If you're an adventure enthusiast, then a trip to Balpakram National Park is a must. This park is home to a variety of wildlife, including elephants, tigers, and gibbons. Hike through the dense forests, go on a jeep safari, or simply relax in a treehouse and listen to the sounds of the jungle.

Siju Caves

The Siju caverns, a network of limestone caverns in the South Garo Hills, are just 4-5 hours from Tura. These caverns are a spelunker's dream, with complex formations and secret chambers. Take a guided tour of the caverns and discover their geological history.

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Chandigre is a small village located in the East Khasi Hills. This village is known for its traditional way of life and its beautiful scenery. Hike to the top of the hill for stunning views of the surrounding area, or visit the local markets to shop for souvenirs.

As you embark on your adventure through the unexplored landscapes of Meghalaya, make Hotel Polo Orchid, Tura, your home base. Situated amidst the serene surroundings of Tura, our property offers comfortable accommodations, modern amenities, and warm hospitality to ensure a memorable stay. Relax and rejuvenate after a day of exploration, and indulge in the tranquillity of Meghalaya's untouched beauty.