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David Scott Trail

Mawphlang Block | Mawphlang Village, Shillong, India
+91 98564 55948
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Beautiful

Looked like a place right out of the Kung fu panda movie. We went there aound 4:30 in the evening... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Anu A
Wonderful & Exhilarating!

16 Kms, 5.5 Hours amidst of trees and mountains. Its 40 Kms between Maphwlong & Chirrapunjee, but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
VikranthVasireddy
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Hyderabad, India
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“carry water” (3 reviews)
“khasi hills” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Mawphlang Block | Mawphlang Village, Shillong, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Looked like a place right out of the Kung fu panda movie. We went there aound 4:30 in the evening to check out what it is. To our surprise, this place was not at all what we expected. Calm and beautiful. Felt like you are...More

Thank Anu A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

16 Kms, 5.5 Hours amidst of trees and mountains. Its 40 Kms between Maphwlong & Chirrapunjee, but in this trail, you cover in the shortcut in 16 Kms. If you are fit enough to walk, climb, this is the best thing to do in Meghalaya....More

1  Thank VikranthVasireddy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did the walk by myself with John, a local guide 98564 55948. The walk is relatively easy - even for those who are not at peak fitness. The uphill climb can be somewhat exerting but you can easily complete in 4.5 hours - including...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

David Scott trail is one of the best hiking experience I have ever had. The hike is really easy as it’s all the way down. In the beginning you would be given a map which makes it easier to go without even a guide as...More

2  Thank Sarthak S
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

It’s a beautiful place for trekking. It starts from Mawphlang village in Cherrapunji and ends at La Mawphlang. About 30km patch. You have to take guide if you don’t know the routes. You have to pay 1.5k INR for them. It will take about 5/6...More

1  Thank Nabaroon A
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Mawphlang David Scott trail it is 16km trek from mawphlang-lad mawphlang...im a guide and this is my number 9089897622

4  Thank donkitlanglyngdoh
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This trip was planned for the first time trekkers. With moderate physical fitness one can do it. This was my second trip on trekking the route with youngsters. ... We started early Sunday morning 7am from the cheerapunji side (reverse trek route)..it's more convenient to...More

1  Thank Uday S
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

This was one of the best treks I have been on. Local guide John took me on this trek and he was good at his job. This trek can be done by anyone as it is an easy trek. There are beautiful trees, streams and...More

3  Thank TvaraM
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

David Scott trail is one of the best scenic trail lined up with beautiful ponds, water streams alongside. Usually hikers start from Mawphlang and exit at Lad Mawphlang (though David Scott hiked all the way till Cherrapunji/Sohra). We did it the other way and indeed...More

3  Thank Ankur C
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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Must do trek if you have average fitness level. Doable in 3 hours in good weather. Must visit Mawphlang sacred forest before doing this. Carry water and some food. You'd find Maggi and snacks in the village midway. Lastly, don't touch the cursed water (the...More

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surapureddybipin
23 May 2018|
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Response from donkitlanglyngdoh | Reviewed this property |
Yes,,take my number also I will take it nicely because I'm a guide in David Scott Trail and Mawphlang Sacred Forest and this is my mobile number,9402351457
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Raunak C
16 May 2018|
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Response from donkitlanglyngdoh | Reviewed this property |
for more information plzz call this guide no 9402351457...I'm a guide of mawphlang sacred forest and David Scott Trail..
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