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All those lovers of nature, no need of looking for explicitly beautiful locations anymore, Dawki town is where you need to head to. The town is located at the border of India and Bangladesh and is known for the cleanest water you will perhaps ever see. The Jaintia hills are also home to Umngot river which is splendid to view.

Places to visit in Dawki Town

Byrdaw Falls

The Bydraw Falls is one of the most amazing tourist destinations which you must absolutely visit here. The charm of this amazing place is something to cherish with the people you love together. The gushing waters simply make a very dynamic scene in front you which is just unforgettable.

Dawki River

The Dawki River is the kind of tourist spot which is quite awe-inspiring. The lush surroundings, the greenery and the cold water of the river, as well as the beautiful suspension bridge on the river, makes it be simply great tourist destinations to visit. All this makes it to be the kind of place which is worth visiting with your friends and family.

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Jingmaham Living Root Bridge

The Jingmaham Living Root Bridge is the kind of spot which is enough in itself to take your breath away and blow your mind. Any person visiting this place will be compelled to wonder how such a wonder of nature could have worked out on itself?

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Mawlynnong Village

The Mawlynnong Village is located in the East Khasi Hills district of the Meghalaya state in North East India. This place is particularly notable for its cleanliness. If you ever visit Dawki Town then you can simply visit this village. The serene atmosphere and peaceful sky will simply make you quite excited.

Bophill Falls

The Bophill Falls is simply a delight to watch. The gushing power with which you see the water falling from that height is simply amazing. This creates a scenic backdrop which is just too enchanting to experience for anyone.

Events and festivals in & around Dawki Town

Shillong Autumn Festival

On an annual basis in the months of October and November this festival takes place in Shillong. And during this time, the whole city sparkles to life attracting a great number of tourists from all over the place. The purpose of this festival is to bring forth the entertainment where the tourists and travellers can enjoy alike.

Wangala Festival

The Wangala Festival sees quite an interesting celebration within the city. This is a harvest festival which is particularly held in the honour of the Saljong who is also known as the Sun God. So if you are in or around Shillong then this is the festival which you must not miss at all costs!


This festival is specifically celebrated to chase away the Plague. During this festival, the women of this tribe offer sacrificial food to the spirits of their forefathers. This festival takes place at Jowai and being one of the most known festivals there is full attendance in terms of tourists and travellers who come here to see this festival. Read More..

Best time to visit Dawki Town

There is no such specific time to visit Dawki town. On the contrary, you can visit this place just about any time of the year. However, you should definitely visit this place during the winter season. The winter season is cold but not too cold and the lack of rainfall makes it to be one of the pleasant places to visit.

How to reach Dawki Town?

By Air – The nearest airport is situated in Guwahati which is the Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport which is located at a distance of around 200 km from Dawki town.

By Train – If you want to visit Dawki town by train then the nearest rail station is situated in

Guwahati which is again located at a distance of around 173 km.

By Road – The connectivity via road is also quite good. So, you can consider visiting this place by road if convenient or if not then you can take a bus.

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