Shillong Tourism

Also referred as the Scotland of east, this town in the hilly state of Meghalaya is a wonderful vacation destination to beat the heat and relieve you from the stress of hustle bustle of metro life. Sink into the peaceful and serene nature of Shillong, gaze at the marvelous abundant natural vegetation and splash in the number of waterfalls; Shillong is an enticing detox for the traveler in you!

  • Know the pollution level of Shillong before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 22.22 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 63.89 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 61.11 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 27.78 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 27.78 (Low)
  • How safe is Shillong for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Shillong.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 37.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 62.5 (High)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 37.5 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Shillong is 137.29 (High)

    • Safety Index 47.06 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 71.13 (High)
    • Pollution Index 43.87 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 38.75 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 23.03 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 51.05 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Shillong

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.45 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 12.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 41.01 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.21 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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