Shillong: The Scotland of the East

Shillong is a hill station located at an altitude of 4990 feet above sea level. It is the capital city of Meghalaya. But do you know, formerly the town was called Lewduh? Later the name changed to Shillong. Shillong is a beautiful city situated at the centre of the Shillong plateau. It is a wonderful travel destination and home to several cascades, mountain summits, lush greenery and, of course, serves as the gateway for the place receiving the highest rainfall in the world, i.e. Mawsynram.

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Chandrashila Trek: An Unforgettable Expedition

Chandrashila, which literally means Moonrock, is one of the most famous and exquisite treks at an altitude of 12110 ft above sea level. Chandrashila is a Tungnath summit, and if you have an itchy foot, you should be in your boots and start your journey. Trekking at Chandrashila is not as strenuous as you might think. It is rather an easy trek, having cemented trail and swift path. But before you hop onto trekking, you should know about a small legend associated with Chandrashila.

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