Mawphlang Sacred Forest, Shillong

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  • The Mawphlang Forest is considered to be a sacred forest by the Khasi Tribe. One needs to take a local guide to enter the forest. The trek in the forest is quiet good with the cool and the serene atmo...  more »
  • You can enter the sacred forest only with a local guide. We got Chester, and I will recommend him strongly (+918014451280) -a great raconteur and very passionate about Khasi history and culture. Take ...  more »
  • Local Village Defence Party (VDP) there provides a guided small trekking tour of the sacred forest. It's a pleasure o the eyes.  more »

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