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Double Decker Living Root Bridge

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Address: Nongriat Village, Cherrapunjee, India
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Double Decker Living Root Bridge is a Man made marvel of Nature. The earlier Khasi ancestors stretched these rubber tree roots and let it form into the bridge which benefited them... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Double Decker Living Root Bridge is a Man made marvel of Nature. The earlier Khasi ancestors stretched these rubber tree roots and let it form into the bridge which benefited them to cross rivers. This place is magical, but to see this beauty a whole day of trekking is required, to be more precise 4000 steps with 2 not maintained... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of the best places I have visited...natural infrastructure....awesome spectacle...you can climb over to another view point to get a glimpse of Bangladesh's Silchar district

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Thank KishenHarendra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful creation of Nature.! Simply amazing. One should definitely visit this place. In the valley of mountains lives this small cozy village.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to descend down a long series of stairs and forest area to reach this place. The trek itself is really nice and you are surrounded by greenery throughout. There is one small shope about half way throught the trek and you can have some refreshments here. You also get a smaller living root bridge very near to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Must visit...its a natural wonder. It was raining and the roots were so alive! True experience of rain forest gained.

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Thank Trisha M
Himachal Pradesh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a great place to visit if you wanted to see a wonder which is man-made but natural. Also the trail to reach the Nongriat village where this living root bridge exits is one of the most stunning and beautiful that i have seen. A must visit for every traveler.

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Bengaluru, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guys this is must visit place and if you are explorer and like trekking you should go there once. I am saying plz go there but I m afraid if many people go there that place will become commercial tourist spot. Ok let me describe the place with pics. The trek takes the whole day with lot of adventure. It... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

That one awesome place that you can be proud of being there. It takes 10 km up and down trekking and lot of enery for being here. Each and every person you meet in Meghalaya are truly awesome and genuine so leave your all worries and start exploring.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Root bridge.. first of all you will be mesmerised by the way before you reach here. Second the bridge itself a natural wonder. Beneath the bridge is a small river flow which is beautiful in itself. There are many high view points but it requires lot of stairs and walking. Try the pineapple here .. it's the best pineapple I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No it didn't birth the other root bridges of Meghalaya, and not all titles are to be taken literally. Please do read a review of this bridge before attempting. My review.. any review... And trust them. When I read on TripAdvisor that the root ridge has 3500 steps each side, I assumed it was a exaggeration by locals to pump... More 

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