Shillong Tourism, India

Visit Shillong - Best of Shillong

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!

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Facts and Stats for Shillong*

  • Pollution Statistics in Shillong

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 62.5 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 87.5 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
  • Shillong: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Shillong for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Shillong.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
  • Living in Shillong - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 66.41 (High)
    • Pollution Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 52.5 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 25.9 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 66.67 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.18 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 48.8 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Shillong

    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 2.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 20.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 43.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.52 USD

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

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