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Double Decker Living Root Bridge

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Nongriat Village, Cherrapunjee, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

There are over 3500 steps each way. However, steps are good and easy to use. It took us 1.5 hours each way with adequate rest on the way. We spent about 2 hours at the DDRB and the long single root bridge (on the way...More

Thank Y N S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a descending trek with 3200 steps, one single suspension bridge with living Roots and one steel suspension bridge. The views are breathtaking and the the steps are clean. It takes 5 hours to complete the whole trek. The waterfall at the double decker...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The trek starts from a village located 20 minutes drive from Sohra. It’s a steep mountain slope and continuous steps. Will be good to carry a stick that can be rented from nearby shops at low price. The interesting points on the way - first...More

1  Thank sarikaathavale
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There are a lot of steps so you will have to take some pains to get the views. Dont stop at the double root bridge and also visit the rainbow falls and blue lagoon. Again, not easy but its definitely worth it. Start early so...More

2  Thank keithvarghese
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading misleading reviews on the internet, I and my wife had almost given up on the idea of visiting the double decker root bridge. Thanks to the Manager of our Hotel, we decided to go for it and my god - life would have...More

1  Thank ashutosh67
Reviewed 1 week ago

3600 steps of stairs only on the way down. So you got to prepare yourself for coming back up. So in total you have to go about 7200 staircases up and down mixed. But man the view and peace when you will reach the place...More

Thank Sightseer29726986820
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Double Decker Root Bridge - One of the most famous places with trekkers visiting Meghalaya, is really a lovely must visit place. The small village where this is located is Nongriat. Coming from Shillong or other nearby places to visit the double decker root...More

2  Thank soumikg1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The trek to this bridge involved 3,000 odd steps (and back). But the bridge and the plunge pool next to it are great places to be in for any nature lover. Awesome place that should be visited even if you have to trek a lot....More

1  Thank Sriram_064
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Takes around 6 hours of trek back and forth from the double decker living root bridge. Some tourists prefer to stay overnight at the forest huts or camp by themselves and return back the next day. You will have to cross two wobbly iron bridges...More

Thank SnehaM38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was a amazing experience getting to the double decker living root bridge... trekking down 3500steps to reach the spot was fantastic !!! must visit place in cherapunjee..

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October 14, 2018|
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Response from donkitlanglyngdoh | Reviewed this property |
Hi,im a local guide of Mawphlang Sacred forest and David Scott trail and u can call my number also I'll try to help you..this is my number 9402351457,9 366221706
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September 6, 2018|
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Response from SubhraSekharm | Reviewed this property |
Shared sumo is available from paltan bazar for shilong. It will cost 200 rupees per head. From shilong you can get shared cab upto sohra. But not many cabs are available. So you can hire a car. It costed us Rs 1200 from... More
September 4, 2018|
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Response from RockyS_thewanderer | Reviewed this property |
Not really....they r on different axis To reach the bottom of nohakalai falls u hav to start well before reaching cherapunji...