How to Reach


Jowai, the Head Quarter of West Jaintia Hills District is located at a distance of 60 km from the State Capital,Shillong.


By Road

Tourist Vehicles are plying regulary to Jowai from Shillong through the National Highway (NH-40). These vehicles such as Buses, Cars and Sumo are available from Mawlong hat(MUDA parkinglot) which are available most of the time. From Guwahati, tourists can also proceed directly to Jowai through the Shillong by-pass of NH44 highway that connects to national highway NH40 at Mawryngkneng.

By Air

Besides the Gopinath Bordoloi Airport in Guwahati,the nearest airport to Jowai is Umroi Airport(Shillong) which is located in Umroi near Umiam lake.

By Rail

The nearest railway station is Guwahati. It is 104 km from Shillong and very well connected with all major cities of India. Meghalaya Transport Corporation (MTC) has bus services coordinated with train arrivals at Guwahati.