Umrongso is a small hill town blessed with scenic natural splendour.
Umrongso is situated on the borders of Assam. The hill station is merely 112 kilometers off Haflong. The North Cacher Hills region forms a natural and beautiful backdrop of the hill station. In order to enjoy your journey upto Umrongso, one should start from Haflong Hill Umrongso and thereafter, from Jowai to Shillong hill.
Places of Interest
Kapili-Hydro Electric Project
7 kilometers off from Umrongso, the waters of Garampani merge with the waters of Kapili Hydro-Electric Project. Dams and barrages are built over the River Kapili. The Kapili Hydro-Electric Project Township is a beautiful picture on the canvas of Umrongso.
Garampani is a hot water spring near Umrangso. It is believed that the water of this spring has medicinal properties. Boating amidst the serene waters of the lake and the picturesque scene visible from the hilltop are enough to magnetize its visitors.
Reaching and Staying There
Accommodation is not a problem in Umrongso. The place has some hotels and tourist lodges taht contribute in making your stay comfortable.
Buses are available from Haflong during the afternoon. A bus takes approximately four hours to reach Umrongso from Haflong. Buses to Shillong and Halong are available from Umrongso.