Cherrapunji, a magical wonderland in Meghalaya, is located on a plateau in the southern edge of the Khasi Hills facing the plains of Bangladesh. Mysterious caves, gushing waterfalls and amazing living root bridges make it a must visit destination. The best time to visit Cherrapunji is between the months of October and May, when the weather remains cool and pleasant.
Located conveniently on Sohra-Shella road with all tourist attractions nearby, Rainland Homestay is a perfect place to stay for exploring Cherrapunji. There are 4 rooms for the guests across two floors. All rooms have an attached bathroom and can accommodate 3 people. There is ample space outside for sitting as well as parking your cars.
Location: 400 mtrs from Monolith Park & Mawmluh Cave
No. of Rooms – 4 ; Total Capacity – 12
Umroi Airport Shillong is the nearest airport located at a distance of 80 km. You can easily find taxis from Shillong airport to Cherrapunji. Another major international airport close to Cherrapunji is Guwahati Airport (LGBI Airport) around 165 kms away.
Robin Wankhar along with his brother and sister manages the homestay. They stay in the house nearby and are readily available if need be.
Breakfast options include butter toast, omelet, maggi, tea/ coffee etc. Lunch and dinner can be prepared as per your choice on advance notice. You can also enjoy traditional Jadoh, Jalieh and Khasi dishes while staying here.
Parking • Running Hot Water • Open Seating Areas • Toiletries • Smoking Allowed • Pick and Drop Service (Paid)
Reading • Stargazing • Village Walk • Hiking
Double Occupancy Room: 2500/-
Extra Person: 400/-
Upto 8 years: Complimentary (No Extra Bed)
Note: What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Nohkalikai Falls (5km) • Arwah Cave (3km) • Mawsmai Cave (6km) • Dainthlen Falls (9km) • Eco Park (5km) • Seven Sister Falls (3km) • Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church (2km) • Rainbow Falls (9km) • Wei Sawdong Falls (10km) • Lyngksiar Falls (16km)
Nongriat Trek (19km) • Mawphlang (42km) • Shillong (52km) • Mawsynram (78km) • Mawlynnong (78km) • Dawki (82km)
Treks: Wah Samla Trek • Living Root Bridge Trek • Mawsmai Cave Trek • Dawki Trek • Tyrna-Nongriat Trek • Rainbow Fall Trek • Nongriat Trek
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