Plunging from a height of 1000 feet, Weinia falls are considered Meghalaya's hidden treasures. Weinia Falls, also known as Kshaid Weinia, is located 15 kilometers from Nongstoin town.
The roar of the hidden falls can be heard from a distance, and the flow is mighty, especially during monsoon. Weinia Falls on the river Kynshi and quite near the Thum falls, a scenic cascade.
The Weinia Falls provides a distinctive picture because of a double-arched bridge in the background, and the spray from its pool fills up the entire valley. A path on the side of the falls allows visitors to follow the water flow and get excellent views of the forests below.
Best time to visit -
It's accessible around the year. Although the flow is potent in monsoon, the rocks become slippery. The flow remains high in winter too. It is highly recommended to visit the falls from Autumn to January. One can see the falls from 8 am to 5.30 pm.
How to reach -
One can easily reach here by local bus and taxi traveling from Nongstoin to Nongkhnum Road. But the road condition could be better, so please be prepared for an adventure drive to reach Weinia Falls.
To get here, one has to visit the Nongkhnum River Island, where the Kynshi River splits into two. The island is located with other tourist attractions, including a river beach. If you are traveling from Shillong, an early start is recommended.