About Dawki

Dawki is a small town in Jaintia Hills nestled around the clear and beautiful Umgnot River. The drive from Shillong to Dawki is a thrilling experience passing through deep gorges and ravines. The cool, moist air will brush over your face will refresh and revitalizes you on your way to Dawki. The crystal clear Umngot River of Dawki is a major attraction that marks the natural separation between the Khasi and Jaintia Hills. Dawki is an ideal tourist spot in India, for camping and adventure water sports. 
Umngot River

Umngot River water is so crystal clear and clean that you can see the bottom of the river and you can clearly see the shadow of the boat on the water.
Ruparsor Bathing Ghat

Ruparsor Bathing Ghat is a bathing pool and is hewn out of granite. The water which comes into the pool is through the curved trunk of an elephant fed by the Rupasor stream.
Dawki Bridge

Dawki Bridge is a suspension bridge over the Umngot River. It was constructed in 1932 by the British.
Jaintia Hills

Jaintia Hills is a mountainous region that was mainly part of Assam and Meghalaya.
Best Time To Visit Dawki

The best time to visit Dawki is after the monsoons from October to April. If you visit anytime other than that, the water is not clear.

Contact Us

24, Ashok Vihar Colony, Picnic Spot Road, Lucknow - 226022, Uttar Pradesh, India.