Asia’s cleanest village, Mawlynnong is the perfect place to travel at least once in your life. Its been many years that it is declared as the cleanest village and after that, the villagers always try to maintain the decorum and the record of the village with their rich culture and heritage.
How to reach
The nearest airport is Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati which is 188km. You can hire a cab or book a private car to reach Mawlynnong which might take about 5hours. The picturesque landscape and the smooth road will give you the best experience of a road trip.
The nearest railway station is also Guwahati railway station which is at a distance of 110km from the place. You can easily get a cab and other cars. Local transport is also available.
Besides that Mawlynnong is well connected with many places in Guwahati and other major cities of the northeast. You can take a road trip by renting bikes and hiring cabs.
The road via Shillong is the best way to experience the scenic beauty of Meghalaya.
Best season to reach
March to September is the best time to visit this place for a favorable climate for all visitors.
About the place
Besides the quality of being clean, Mawlynnong has a lot of elegant places which can be called heaven on earth.
The beautiful living root bridges in the town is a famous place of attraction for all travelers who love nature. The dense forests, the small hills add much charm to the wilderness of the village. Besides that Mawlynnong waterfall is the best place for relaxation for the visitors after a long day of trekking. You can spend a great time near the waterfall with such serene and alluring views.
Mawlynnong village is one of the best places to visit in Meghalaya. The rich culture and heritage of the Khasi tribe, the beautiful village, and the living root bridges will make you forget all worries in your life. Go and seize the tranquility of the place.