Dawki, Meghalaya, India

Dawki

Dawki

Meghalaya, India

Dawki is a small town located in West Jainita, India. A gorgeous hidden gem that is definitely worth making a day trip to if travelling in and around India. The small town is located in the state of Meghalaya and is the ideal location for nature lovers. Dawki provides just a tiny glimpse into the exquisite natural beauty of Northeast India.Dawki is most famous among tourists for the fascinating Umngot River, also known as Dawki River, which features water so clear it could be mistaken for a see-through glass.

Dawki Travel Tips

i.    Plan your trip When the Weather Is Fine.
ii.    Packing Essentials. 
iii.    Be A Part of Sikkim Culture.
iv.    Get Border Permits in Advance.
v.    Plan a viable Itinerary.
vi.    Keep Documents Handy. Documents Required for Protected Area Permit.
vii.    When In Sikkim, respect Sikkim Culture & Landscape.
 

Dawki Facts

Dawki is most famous among tourists for the fascinating Umngot River, also known as Dawki River, which features water so clear it could be mistaken for a see-through glass.Crystal clear water in which you can see everything beneath the surface, from pebbles to stones or to the marine life that lives here. Colorful wooden boats are lined up on the river’s edge as well as dotted along its surface. The water is so clear that the boats look as though they are on glass. 

 

It really is a hidden paradise.

How to Reach

Flight
Flight By Air

The nearest airport to reach Dawki is Guwahati’s Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport. Several private vehicles play from Guwahati to Dawki via Shillong. The distance between Guwahati airport and Dawki is 195 km and it takes around 5 hours and 11 minutes to reach via Shillong.

Train
Train By Train

The nearest railhead from Dawki is the Guwahati Railway Station, which is located about 170 km away. Travellers can take buses or private taxis from the station and reach Dawki via road, which passes through Shillong on the way. The entire journey takes about 5 hours.

Car
Car By Road

The nearest railhead from Dawki is the Guwahati Railway Station, which is located about 170 km away. Travellers can take buses or private taxis from the station and reach Dawki via road, which passes through Shillong on the way. The entire journey takes about 5 hours.

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