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Mawsmai Cave

Shella Road, Cherrapunjee, India
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6-Day Tour of Exotic Northeast India: Mawsmai Caves, Double Decker Living Root...
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Shella Road, Cherrapunjee, India
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Walking through the narrow caves (rocky with sharp edges, dark, wet and slippery) is not for everyone. Cave systems are rare in India and Meghalaya has some of the best cave systems- take advantage if you are in Meghalaya.. When we visited, we took a...More

Thank pvajith
Reviewed 29 April 2017

It's just hoards of tourists here.... perhaps because the cave is easily accessible, fairly well lit and reasonably maintained. Buy a ticket and be in line. There's the usual hustle and bustle.... As one goes in ,the wide entrance narrows and one has to crouch...More

Thank Pahari
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

it was a bad rainy day wen we chose to come here... the lady at the ticket counter was kind enough to tell us that if we went inside with sneakers, they would be drenched... unfortunately, we weren't carrying out slippers/sandals along...yea, we were brave/crazy/stupid...More

Thank dugal123
Reviewed 27 April 2017

On 16th April 2017 on one of my routine outings I found myself in a really really adventorous and tricky situation..inside the world famous Mawsmai Caves...I had just heard that Cherrapunji is famous for its maximum rainfall and hence Nokahlikai and other sister waterfalls. But...More

Thank ANJANI2017
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The place I think is best suited for families. The caves are decently lit with carved and furnished paths to ensure safety, however the thrill of caving is therefore missing

Thank Harsha D
Reviewed 26 April 2017

nice place to experience the interior of a cave. though it is very much touristy, but its worth a visit.

Thank Soumita_RC
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Doing this with small kids was really amazing. Our Seven and five year old kids loved the caves. It was the thrill of an adventure for them which made it real lot of fun. We had to take off our shoes to avoid getting then...More

Thank raginikshitij
Reviewed 21 April 2017

You have to experience walk through the Mawsmai caves but you need to be the adventurous kind. If you are the usual Metro city resident who doesnt go that often through adventures, this was quite an experience. I went with my 75 year old parents....More

Thank TMBom
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This was the best thing I would recommend to anyone visiting Shillong and cherapunji. You can actually feel the nature at its best in there. No need to follow the queue of people and try to explore as much as you can. I left the...More

Thank dhirendra s
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Initially we were skeptical to go as some people were returning mentioning it's a small way to pass. But we finally gathered courage and start moving forward. To my surprise my 4 year old son was the one who enjoyed the most. He even wanted...More

Thank muktaseth
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Amithvernekar
Hello people, I would like to travel to this place by end of April ! My queries are as follows . Would it be appropriate season or time to visit ? . How much time does it take for a round trip from Shillong to this place ? . What would be the entry fee and timings? Thanks in Advance Ps- I have only 24hrs time at Shillong , that is from 3pm day 1 to 3pm day 2. So my idea is to cover living root, mawsmai caves and Nohkalikai falls! Is it possible ?
14 March 2017|
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Response from AnalystAyan | Reviewed this property |
April is a great time to visit as the weather will remain dry. Best time although is during monsoon, because the waterfalls becomes active during this time of the year. Entry fee is ₹ 20 per pax, however, if there are less... More
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Amithvernekar
Hello people, I would like to travel to this place by end of April ! My queries are as follows . Would it be appropriate season or time to visit ? . How much time does it take for a round trip from Shillong to this place ? . What would be the entry fee and timings? Thanks in Advance Ps- I have only 24hrs time at Shillong , that is from 3pm day 1 to 3pm day 2. So my idea is to cover living root, mawsmai caves and Nohkalikai falls! Is it possible ?
14 March 2017|
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Response from JJB2006 | Reviewed this property |
Mawsmai Cave has a very nominal entry fee.
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TMBom
Are there any charges for entry into Mawsmai caves and how much per person?
12 February 2017|
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Response from Rajan T | Reviewed this property |
Minimal charges. I think 50 per person
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