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The area falls under Indian AIrforce around 10 -12 kms from the city, necessary documentation are required, results in checking and that creates a long queue of cars especially during the peak season. The view was good.
It is some 10/11 km from main Shillong City. Approximate altitude is some 2000 ft. It is within the Indian Air force Station and hence you need to submit your identification document and take it back while you return.
Nice clean place . Local street...More
If you are a foreigner, stay away. We are of indian origin but not indian citizen. We took a drive and waited nearly for an hour before reaching d checking post. It is manned by the airforce personnel. Upon producing our passports, we were told...More
The view from this place was quite good, but during the season time its not worth waiting for so long in the queue as certain numbers of cars are allowed to enter the main gate since this area is under the Air Force.
What makes this place special is the approach!! You need to take special permission from the army before you can reach the spot, as it is located in the cantonment area. So it is advisable to reach well in time as its a long que...More
Located inside an Indian airforce campus, provides an excellent view of Shillong city on a sunny day.
Visitors must carry a valid id proof, that must be deposited at the campus entry to be collected while returning. Visitors holding foreign passport are not allowed here.
We are from Kerala, Enjoyed the the beauty of view point. Its located in inside military camp.So will have some restriction.Some time have to wait up to 2 hrs in parking queue for getting entry to camp. The entry will close around 15.00 hrs. Also...More
Response from niveditad2017 | Reviewed this property |
Shillong View Point opens at 10 am sharp. you hv to vacate the place by 5pm since it's the military camp area ( once you go you will understand) Regarding entry fees its Zero entry entry fee. Only yu will hv to do... More
Shillong View Point opens at 10 am sharp. you hv to vacate the place by 5pm since it's the military camp area ( once you go you will understand) Regarding entry fees its Zero entry entry fee. Only yu will hv to do some paper wrk like..yr name, age,etc since its inside the military camp.(CARRY ANY OF YR VALID PHOTO ID PROOF..THEY WILL CHECK)...
And yes they do offer Aloo paratha,poori subji,momos,friedrice,chowmein,chicken dishes...yu name it..they will serve it..(not Mexican n Italian !!! ofcourse) but other then this they have every street foods. N yu dont hv to knw of a specific outlet...outside each n every hotels/cafes/restaurants yu will found the menu.
Hope I hv answered yr qstns. Any more qsnts..feel free to ask.