Dawki - Meghalaya




About Dawki

Dawki is a town in West Jaintia Hills district, Meghalaya, India. Dawki, Shnongpdeng is blessed with a topography that beckons nature lovers to enjoy camping, angling, rock climbing, scuba diving and trekking. For people wanting to experience village life home stays are available.
Dawki is more known as the place for the Bangladesh border-crossing.
The journey from Shillong is very scenic and journey through the lip of the vast green Pamshutia Canyon.
River Umngot flows through Dawki, a small but busy town.The town itself is a mere 95 km from Shillong.
The Umngot itself is a prime fishing spot for fishermen from nearby areas.

River Umngot

The river is the natural boundary between Ri Pnar (of Jaintia Hills) with Hima Khyrim (of Khasi Hills) over which hangs a single span suspension bridge. It is the gateway to Bangladesh.

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