Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, is situated at an altitude of 1496 m above sea level. It is quite popular on the domestic tourist circuit.
Locally known as Nan-Polok, this artificial lake has well maintained gardens and a boating facility.
The lake, located in the heart of Shillong, is named after Sir William Ward who was Chief Commissioner of Assam at the time of construction.
Don Bosco Center for Indigenous Cultures
This seven storey museum showcases the entire North East of India under one roof. All the 14 galleries are provided with multimedia presentations.
Don Bosco Museum
Apart from its amazing galleries, Don Bosco Museum offers views of Shillong City from its skywalk.