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trekking, photography, nature trails, site- seeing
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Jaintia Hills

This range of hills in the state of Meghalaya is bounded by Assam on the North and East, by Bangladesh on the south and to the west by the East Khasi hills. The kingdom of Jaintiapur in present day Bangladesh is the major portion of this hill and valley. The hills are known for the rich mineral deposits and extreme natural beauty. Jowai, Nartian durga Temple, Khim Moo Sniang, Thadlaskein and Umang Lake, Kiang Nongbah Monument, etc are some of the tourist attractions around the Jaintia Hills.
Mridul Gogoi
The Jaintia Hills are also worth visiting that boasts a beautiful Lake and a 700 years old Durga Temple. It takes about 4 hours from Shillong to reach this place, so you will need a whole day to travel back and forth between the Jaintia Hills and the Meghalaya capital.