Laitlum Canyons, Shillong

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Once you reached Laitlum you will see a grassy valleys and tiny hamlet called Rasong, which lies deep below the sheer gorge amidst nature’s lust greenery grandeur in all its beauty of the Laitlum gorge.

RASONG VILLAGE

The village has about 500 residents. The inhabitants rely on the only rope way pulley to transport their essential commodities down to the village and vice versa.

In this fast paced technological era, this part of the world seems to have been forgotten. In fact, possibly Rasong is the only place in the country where a hand-pulled ropeway is used for transportation of food grains and other goods.
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  • Laitlum Canyons are located just approx 105 km away from the city of Guwahati and around 8-9 KM away from Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya. The place can be resemblance with the grand Canyons of USA...  more »
  • Really nice place if you want to enjoy the nature. This place got more popularity after Rock On 2 film shooting here. If you want peace and serene nature from the crowded city life, go for a day trip ...  more »
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