Family and Kids in Shillong

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Shillong? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Shillong, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Shillong.
Plan a marvelous family trip at the budget you are looking without missing the fun!

Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Shillong for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Elephant Fall

    Family and Kids

    Known as Ka Kshaid Lai Pateng Khohsiew by the local Khasi people, Elephant Falls are perhaps the most popular tourist destination in Shillong. If you are on a sight-seeing spree of the city, make sure this place is right at the top of your itinerary. The first thing that you will witness after reaching the spot is the foaming white water, gurgling down the stony steps. This crystal clear water ...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Don Bosco Centre For Indigenous Cultures

    Family and Kids

    If you are one of those, who gets thrilled about history and culture of a place, Don Bosco Centre For Indigenous Cultures museum is a major tourist spot, providing glimpse of the rich and multi-cultural lifestyles of the indigenous people of North East India. If you want to discover some specific, distinct areas of operation including exhibitions, research and study and culture related publicat...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Lady Hydari Park

    Park, Zoo

    Out of the places to visit in Shillong, this is the most enchanting one. This magnificent garden enthralls with its green lawns, well manicured outdoors and varieties of flora adorning the Park. This unmissable picnic spot is run and maintained by the forest department and also is a home to animals in a mini-zoo. The children's park nearby is quite crowded with numerous kids coming there to pla...Read more
  4. Amazing Shillong attraction for kids
    Wards Lake

    Botanical Garden

    If you are in Shillong you cannot and should not miss out on the Ward's Lake. Located in the heart of the city, this horse-shoe shaped lake is a popular spot to take a lazy walk or admire the green lawn dotted with multi-colored flowers. Shillong travel guide mentions Ward’s lake as the most visited destination and we know why! Named after Sir William Ward, the then Chief Commissioner of ...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Butterfly Museum

    Family and Kids

    A museum which houses varieties of butterflies, from different parts of the region, this privately owned museum is a treat for those who are visiting Shillong for the first time. Owned and managed by Wankhar, Riatsamthiah, this museum is filled with colors, quite literally. The museum also takes up various programs to preserve and conserve various species of butterflies and moths. Butterflies a...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Shillong
    Umiam Lake

    Family and Kids

    This is a beautiful lake that sees numerous tourists from all over the country. The scenic spot is a part of a hydro-electric project, Umiam Umtru Hydro Electric Power Project, which resulted in the construction of this lake. Also known as Big Water or Barapani, this lake is an ideal place to experience the natural splendor of Shillong. If you visit this place, you will have the opportunity to ...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Little Chef Cafe

    Family and Kids

    Coffee, pastries, sandwiches and noodles make a café great. Little Chef Café is your little bundle of joy when it comes to spending an evening with friends over a cup of coffee. Try the stir-fried beef noodles and khasi putharo and dojhem. You will fall in love with the chef after having these. Sesame biryani and other exotic nibbles on the menu apart from burgers and pastas are m...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids

    Family and Kids

    KFC is a well-known fast food chain that’s known for its delicious fried chicken buckets, wings and sides. From their extensive variety of chicken items including smoky grilled chicken, chicken popcorn, crispy chicken strips and more to burgers, rice bowls to snacks and beverages and so much more, KFC certainly has a lot to offer. The staff members here are friendly and the service is pro...Read more