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Elephant Falls

Shillong, India
+91 364 222 2731
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Nice Place to visit

One can visit this place just to experience it..involves a lot of walking down by stairs. Not... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Mumbai, India
Elephant Falls

This fall is located nearby the shillong and having nice view. enjoyed a lot over there with family.

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jaipur, India
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“three steps” (44 reviews)
“three levels” (30 reviews)
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Shillong, India
+91 364 222 2731
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Reviewed 3 days ago

One can visit this place just to experience it..involves a lot of walking down by stairs. Not recommended for elderly persons having difficulty in walking. Good place to click pictures...

Thank PathakSiddharth
Reviewed 4 days ago

This fall is located nearby the shillong and having nice view. enjoyed a lot over there with family.

Thank joshisandeep
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a good experience to visit the falls. The falls is equally beautiful in its every three steps.

Thank Tour_of_Sourav
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this place in Dec-17. We are not satisfied as its a very short water fall and water quantity is also very less. Adjacent area is also not well maintained. Not worthy to take Rs. 10 entry fee as same type of falls are called...More

Thank SandipSaha007
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must visit in Shillong. Pretty much inside city limits. Parking is also ample here. You need to climb down to see the falls. We went in december, and water was very less but still good for viewing. Some people may feel tired...More

Thank Mohit S
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a good waterfall with three levels. To go to the lowermost one you have to climb down a 100 stairs. A good exercise. The climbing up may be bit tiring for some. Overall a beautiful fall. The name is a misnomer. There was...More

Thank trailsoflove
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are three levels of waterfall lot of rush during the tourist season one has to climb down and up about 200 steps so elderly people have to take caution otherwise a nice place with shopping and eating joints outside the Fall

Thank Shaleen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very popular with local indian tourists. There are stalls at the top to buy food and drink and cheap souvenirs. One of the rocks supposedly looked like an elephant hence the name but that was destroyed by an earthquake over 100 years ago....More

Thank rdella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One needs to go down some steps to the first level and then many more to the next. The water falls are average in size, not spectacular. Difficult for a person with mobility issues.

Thank RajeevP304
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a long way down and even longer and tiring to climb back up the stairs but the falls are nice , not very high but you do smile when you first see it

Thank Varsha V
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2 December 2017|
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Response from bagchi_samrat | Reviewed this property |
To start with all tuorists are different in their own way.. likes, dislikes, purpose of trip varies.. I have seen couple with a toddler in back pack in ladakh confidently moving around while some couple who hesitate to... More
25 November 2017|
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Response from SubirBose | Reviewed this property |
Obviously It should be better to visit Elephant Falls right after rainy season. But, you can visit the falls during Apr-May too, since the Falls is equally active before, after and during rainy season.
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2 November 2017|
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Response from avijitbandyo | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it remains active throughout the year but in monsoon it's in full swing. No sweat, you will definitely enjoy the falls in Jan also and if you are lucky, you may have some rain that time also which will add to the beauty... More