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Nongkhnum Island

Nongkhnum, Nongstoin, India
+91 94011 39606
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Walk along the grassy hills

An out of the world place to be explored by foot. The nearest connectivity is via a town called... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
VSM70
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Mumbai, India
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Enchanting quietness...

After a lovely drive from Shillong,( about 03 hrs) approximately 80 km, on the recently done up... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
c0manderc
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“khasi hills” (2 reviews)
“island” (4 reviews)
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Nongkhnum, Nongstoin, India
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+91 94011 39606
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

An out of the world place to be explored by foot. The nearest connectivity is via a town called Nongstoin. Road to Nongkhnum are not good currently - best navigated by a 4WD vehicle. Best way to enjoy Nungkhnum is to just walk all over...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

After a lovely drive from Shillong,( about 03 hrs) approximately 80 km, on the recently done up state highway , with some breathtaking view of country side, and Kynshi river flowing along, you reach Nongstoin, a small town and district headquarters of West Khasi Hills....More

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Nongkhnum Island is for those people who love peace and tranquility and do not mind to travel roads that are full of potholes. The place is a really beautiful place amidst nowhere. When I reached the island there was practically no one there. You can...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We visited here once on a day trip & den camped as well few weeks later An amazing experience. Water was very chilly in feb but was still cold in March An amazing camp site for overnight stay ....must visit while visiting Shillong

2  Thank 08bishty
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

This is the second largest river island in Asia located about 15km from Nongstoin town in West Khasi Hills district. It is encircled by the Kynshi river and has a few beautiful waterfalls in its viscinity. Previously one would have to trek to reach the...More

1  Thank karikor1
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

With almost zero population this island is a perfect getaway from busy city life.. best place for camping..

4  Thank Chancebernald D
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Allan S
1 July 2018|
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Response from 08bishty | Reviewed this property |
hey allan there is no such restriction there on the Number of persons. you can swim in the river & they also provide life jackets to the visitors. although there is no eatries there so you will have to be self... More
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Allan S
28 June 2018|
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Response from c0manderc | Reviewed this property |
Hey Allan, you haven’t mentioned as to travel by bus from where ? From Shillong it may take you around four hours to Nongstoin, from there you’ll have to hire conveyance which will be another one hour plus. This would be... More
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rajashri m
12 February 2018|
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Response from 08bishty | Reviewed this property |
hey Rajshiri Its perfectly safe for visiting. although there are few houses there, but if you wish to camp there then you can contact rocky who organises bike trips & camping in Meghalaya. his email is rideinhimalayas@gmail
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