Tourist Places in Tura

Places to Visit in Tura

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Tura is mostly preferred by travellers from Kolkata, Cochin. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Tura is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Tura are January, February, December. There are 8 tourist places in Tura, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Tura can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Tura for 2 days to 3 days.
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Tura Tourist Places



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Balpakram National Park, Tura
  • Type: Sanctuary
Balpakram National Park, Tura
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Balpakram National Park is situated in the South Garo Hills District and covers an area of around 220 sq. km. It was established in 1987, at an altitude of 3,000 ft above sea level. There are many animals inhabiting the national park, including the wild cow, elephant, wild... Read More »
Nokrek National Park, Tura
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Nokrek National Park is located at a distance of about 2 km from the Tura Peak, within the West Garo Hills District of the Meghalaya State. The National Park has been named after the Nokrek Mountain Peak, which is about 1,412 m in height. This peak is considered to be the... Read More »
  • Type: Hill
Tura Peak, Tura
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Tura Peak lies to the east of Tura town and is at a height of 872 m above sea level. There is a reserve forest at this mountain peak along with a tourist bungalow, a cinchona plantation and an observatory. This mountain peak provides a beautiful view of the golden... Read More »
  • Type: Sanctuary
Siju Bird Sanctuary, Tura
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Siju Bird Sanctuary is located near the Siju Caves and River Simsang in Meghalaya, which is home to many rare and protected birds along with other animals. Birdwatchers can also spot the migratory Siberian duck at this sanctuary during the winter season. Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
Pelga Falls, Tura
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Pelga Falls is about 7 km away from the Tura Town and is famous for angling and is also a popular picnic spot. A footpath has been developed by the State Tourism Department for reaching the Pelga Falls. Another popular tourist site, situated nearby, is the traditionally... Read More »
  • Type: Cave
Siju Caves, Tura
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Siju Caves is the 3rd longest cave in the Indian Subcontinent and is popularly referred to as the Dobakkol and the Cave of Bats. These caves are situated on the banks of River Simsang and comprise several chambers along with unexplored labyrinths. Read More »
  • Type: Lake
Naphak Lake, Tura
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Naphak Lake is situated about 6 km away from Songsak and around 112 km from Tura. The River Simsang flows near this lake. This lake is ideal for bird watching and fishing. Read More »
  • Type: Water Fall
Rongbang Dar Waterfall, Tura
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 8
Places to Visit in Tura
Rongbang Dar Waterfall, also known as the Rongbang Dare, is located close to Rombagre in the East Garo Hills District. The Tura-Williamnagar State Highway, which is a few kilometres away from the Tura Town, connects this waterfall with important towns in Meghalaya. The best... Read More »

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