Cleanest Village and River
09:00 AM – 06:00 PM
Mawlynnong is 2.5 hours from Cherrapunjee. There are homestays to accommodate tourists.
Mawlynnong was declared as the cleanest village in Asia. It is highly recommended to spend at least a day here. The ambiance of the village is something to cherish. Localities are friendly and welcome tourists with a big heart. Motor vehicles are allowed only for limited hours. Tree houses are constructed for the enjoyment of the tourists. The most important attraction in this village is the Bangladesh viewpoint.
Also read: Cherrapunjee Itineraries
30 km from Mawlynnong is the famous Dawki River. The river is known for its crystal clear water. This river forms the India-Bangladesh border. You can see tourists from Bangladesh waving at you. Boating on the Dawki River is a must.
Few kilometres away is the Dawki Tamabil Border Crossing. This is the point where trucks enter and exit both nations. This is a trade route between the two countries. Hence you find long queues of trucks.
This brings an end to your sightseeing.