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10 must have experiences in Meghalaya!

“Your land is the land for Gods to live in. It’s air, it’s natural scenery, it’s pure atmosphere, it’s sweet water would attract even the gods!”  - Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on Meghalaya  Literally meaning – “ The abode of the clouds ” in Sanskrit, Meghalaya is one of the seven sister states situated in northeast India. Bordering Bangladesh (in the south & west) and Assam (in the north & east), Meghalaya is home to the majestic Garo, Khasi & Jaintia hills which receive the maximum rainfall in India making it one of the most beautiful travel destinations in the country. Following are the 10 must have experiences when in Meghalaya-  1. Experience tranquility at Umiam (Barapani) Lake  Umiam Lake. (Credits: Wikimedia Commons) Located 15 km north of Shillong on the Shillong-Guwahati Highway, Umiam Lake is a vast and scenic reservoir surrounded by lush and lofty East Khasi Hills, that add to its picturesque beauty. Small islands surroun