Nohkalikai Waterfalls, name of the falls (in Khali language – Jump of a Ka Likai ) is linked to a legend about a local women, Likai who after a family tragedy became insane and jumped off the cliff next to falls, is around 5 km from Cherrapunjee and is the fourth highest waterfall in the world. . Falling from a height of 1,100 ft, this fall is a great attraction of Cherrapunjee.
The drive to this waterfall is through the elevated table land that leads to the cliff and then hike a short distance to a view point from where you can witness the enchanting site of the beautiful Nohkalikai waterfall plunging down into an ultramine pool many hundred feet below.
The ideals time to visit Nohkalikai is during the monsoon season, when the falls are its most spectacular. A viewing gallery allows the visitor to savor the beauty of the place. There are stairs, which take tourist down to various other viewing points.
Eyes of our, are worthy enough to wander the beauty! Do not take it as a burden to wander but take it as God’s beautiful duty!