Top places to visit and activities to do in Tura

Tourist attraction in Tura

Balpakram National Park, tourist attraction in Tura

The Balpakram National Park is in South Garo hills district. It has animals like wild cow, elephant, wild boar, tiger etc. Exotic herbs and plants are also found in this national park.

Tura peak

The Tura peak is on the east of Tura town. It is 872 meters above sea level. There is a reserve forest, tourist bungalow, Cinchona plantation and an observatory. It also an ideal place for trekking.

Top places to visit in Tura Nokrek National Park

Nokrek National Park is located close to the Tura peak. Here you can find the red panda, Asian elephant, marbled cat, pig-tailed macaque etc. This place is close to National Citrus Gene Sanctuary-cum-Biosphere which has rare varieties of trees and animals.

Siju cave top tourist attraction in Meghalaya

The Siju caves are on the banks of the river Simsang. It is the third longest cave in India. Close to this cave is the Siju Bird Sanctuary where you can see rare birds. Here one can see the migratory Siberian duck.

Rongbang Dare Waterfall Tura

The Rongbang Dare Waterfall is another of the thrilling waterfalls in Meghalaya. It is located in Rombagre, on the Tura-Williamnagar State Highway in the East Garo Hills of Meghalaya.

Siju cave top attraction in Tura

The Pelga falls is a thriling waterfall located at a distance of 7 km from Tura. One can also witness the falls from the bottom and experience the sprinkly of water. This is a popular picnic spot famous for angling.

Naphak lake top attraction in Tura

For bird watching and fishing pay a visit to the Naphak lake. It is at a distance of 112 km from Tura.