Nongpoh in a glance :
Nongpoh is the administrative centre of Ri-Bhoi district in the State of Meghalaya. Nongpoh is located on National Highway 40, fifty-two kilometers from the state capital Shillong and forty-eight kilometers from Guwahati in the State of Assam. Here are a few places to visit in Nongpoh.
Church of Christ :
Nongpoh is mainly inhabited by the followers of Christianity and that makes the Nongpoh Church a must visit in our attractions list. This is a beautiful piece of architecture, just at a stone’s throw away from the famous Lemawlong Market.
Lum Nehru Park :
The Lum Nehru Park is a one hour ride from Nongpoh. It is full of scenic beauty. Lush green lawns and gardens, aviaries and wonderful orchids are the reason why this Park has earned itself quite a name in the state.
Lum Sohpetbneng :
Lum Sohpetbneng is a mythologically significant place located around 40 kms from the district headquarters Nongpoh. The place has a beautiful legendary peak which is named as Naval or Heaven.
What to eat in Nongpoh : Nongpoh mainly has restaurants that serve pure vegetarian food with South Indian cuisine given a major preference. One can also find restaurants that serve Chinese and North Indian cuisines.