The capital of Meghalaya state also known as "The Scotland of East". This beautiful city is cited in the lap of nature and covered with hills and mountains. The city is situated a height of 5500 ft above the sea level. This place is specially gifted with natural beauty like… lakes, rivers, waterfalls, dense forests etc.
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Here in Shillong there are a lot of famous viewpoints and places to visit in and around like:
The city is well connected to Guwahati by road which is at the distance of about 100 Kms. Buses and taxies are available round the clock from Railway station/Airport to Shillong. Shared taxies are also available. Approximate travelling time from Guwahati to Shillong is 3 hrs. The nearest Airport is at Guwahati. Also, Shillong has a small airport. 02 Air India flights flutter from Shillong to Kolkata and back daily.
There are several of hotels and rest houses in Shillong where you can stay like hotel polo tower, prince hotel etc.