The List of Top 8 Highest Waterfalls in India

5. Langshiang Waterfalls

Langshiang WaterfallsLangshiang Waterfalls is located near the village of Sangriang, 24 km’s from Nongstoin, in West Khasi Hills district in the Indian state of Meghalaya. It can also be seen from Mawpon village.
The total height of the falls is generally quoted at around 1,106 ft. It is the 3rd highest waterfalls in India.

Langshiang, about 24-25 Km from Nongstoin, is about 30 minutes walk from Sangriang village. The Kynshi River after splitting and forms the 2nd largest River Island in Asia meets somewhere on the upstream side of Langchong (Langshiang) area.

The river passes through a valley and creates a pool called ‘Wei Spi’ and is surrounded by a breathtaking giant cliff. The river then diverts it downstream to a deep gorge creating one of the highest and biggest waterfalls in the state popularly known as the ‘Langshiang Falls’ or ‘kshaid Ur-Nar’.

It offers one of the best panoramic views of the green lawn hills nearby. Langchong consist of some falls, closer to wei spi there are two waterfalls called the ‘kshaid chong’ falls and ‘wei spi’ falls.

As the river flows downstream, it goes through the deep gorge, and there is an upcoming project known as the Kynshi HEP. The project will significantly enhance development and benefits like a boost to tourism.