Nongstoin is a small town famous for the mining of a special stone that has embroidery colors naturally within it and which is found here only. Shad Suk Mynsiem is the main festival celebrated by the locals of the region. Most of the people inhabiting the region are engaged in agriculture and allied activities.


By Air: The nearest airport is the Barapani airport at Shillong.

By Rail: The nearest railway station is Guwahati railway station.

By Road: Nongstoin is connected to most of the places in Meghalaya, including Shillong and Guwahati, by Meghalaya Road Transport buses.


Shillong being the capital city of Meghalaya has a good line of accommodation facility in and around itself. You may not too luxurious category of accommodation in Shillong. But, the accommodations available are good enough to provide you a perfect comfort.

West Khasi Hills
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Best time to visit
Through out the year