Kynrem Waterfalls


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Distance (From MLSLG): 17 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1 Hour

Place Location: Near Thangkharang Park

Transportation Options: Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 17 km from Cherrapunji, Kynrem Waterfalls is a stunning falls located near Cherrapunji in East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya. Situated inside the Thangkharang Park, it is the 7th highest waterfalls in India and among the popular places to visit in Cherrapunji.

Falling from a height of about 305 m (1,001 feet), Kynrem Falls is one of the highest waterfalls in Meghalaya that cascades in three levels from the top of a hill. Like many other waterfalls of the region, the Kynrem Falls, too, flow in their full swing only during the months of Monsoon, and it is thus recommended to visit the falls just during Monsoon.

Usually, the tourists can get the best views of this waterfalls from a lookout deck within the Thangkharang Park, which was a peaceful little botanical garden containing some benches and picnic areas for relaxing. Situated 7 km further down from Thangkharang, there is a viewpoint on the road connecting Cherrapunji to Bangladeshi Border offers yet another spectacular view of the three levels of the fall as well as the water flowing down under the bridge in all its grandeur.

Timings: 6 AM - 6 PM

Entry Fee: Rs. 10 for Person