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Shillong Peak, Air Force Station, Shillong 793010, India
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful place, although the entry was thru' the Air force station, Shillong. While you get a wonderful look of the valley from the peak, and there's a good shopping area, tourists should be more careful in maintaining cleanliness ( wrappers and water bottles thrown in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Abasu1963
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nothing much to see here. We went here reading all the reviews. there are much better places to see the sights rather than coming here

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank bluskydream
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Shillong view point is inside AirForce campus. One has to produce identity card to visit this place. There exist entry fees to visit this place. One can see Shillong from high point if weather is clear. There shops at this point to buy local items...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HarishAsTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highest point in Shillong. U can see the entire Shillong city from here. But to visit this place u must have a photo ID proof with you as it's located inside a defence security area. U can avail telescope services here on payment basis to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RS1311
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is must visit place during Shillong trip. This place can be covered along with Elephant fall. This place is awesome, spectacular view of Shillong. There is Binocular which help you to get view of whole Shillong from there. Also get dressed yourself in local...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RAVIS441
Reviewed 1 week ago

Shillong View Point is a view point of an altitude of 1962 meter. It is amazing mountain top from where one can enjoy the panoramic views of the entire city of Shillong.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank rinkidas74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good point on the way to wear tourist package show must go and have some good pictures here. Inner wear winter season very beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank mudra32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is not very far from busy Shillong. Slightly uphill and the entry is controlled by the IAF staff. You could encounter delays in the entry on a busy day since there are security checks there. But the view of the city on an afternoon...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Sriram_064
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Watchout if ur not planning it on a Wednesday!! It's closed on Wednesday and no point hitting on... they won't allow u. Spot/ view: 9/10

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank RjunThorat
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

It was a nice place to break from the hustle and bustle of the city Fantastic view of the city Fresh air Just a place to unwind sit back and enjoy the nature

Date of experience: November 2018
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ttahbn
17 July 2018|
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Response from fred m | Reviewed this property |
If u are at Shillong u can take a drive around the golf course Shillong, make a visit at Don Bosco Museum Mawlai, come back to police bazar for midday meal and enjoy the evening at nearby Wards lake.
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Hi, I have read through the various reviews of this attraction here and one reviewer mentions that the gates close at around 15:30 hrs for entry of visitors. Yet another person says that Shillong looks beautiful under lights from this view point (I guess this person meant evenings - late evenings) I would like to know as to when does the gate open for entry of tourists? And when does one need to vacate the place after entering before 15:30 hrs, as one mentions? And any entry fees? Has anyone visited this place early mornings? Like 6 am or 7 am? This will help me a ton in planning my itinerary. Many have mentioned about Maggi and other stuff available to eat. Any outlets that offer other than Maggi? Like Aloo Parathas, Poori Subji, Sandwiches, Eggs, Bread Butter etc? Thanks in advance to all.
12 April 2017|
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Response from niveditad2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hiya... Shillong View Point opens at 10 am sharp. you hv to vacate the place by 5pm since it's the military camp area ( once you go you will understand) Regarding entry fees its Zero entry entry fee. Only yu will hv to do... More
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