Ri Kynjai
Near Shillong, Meghalaya
This resort presiding over the picturesque Umiam Lake, 20 km from Shillong, is aptly named ‘Ri Kynjai – Serenity by the Lake. The resort reflects the warmth of Khasi hospitality, their eco-centric culture and captivating architecture combined with modern convenience and luxury. Set against the backdrop of the enchanting Khasi Hills, Ri Kynjai is spread over 45 acres and weaves three architectural styles into a harmonious whole that synergizes perfectly with the idyllic natural surroundings.

Overlooking the azure waters of the Umiam Lake, the elegant 800 sq. ft. red pine panelled rooms are spacious and meticulously planned. Each includes a sleeping and living area, bathroom, dressing room, and opens out to a balcony where you can relax and enjoy the spectacular view.

At the garden level are the restaurant, bar and conference facilities - all with a panoramic view of the lake, hills and forest. The restaurant and bar serves Indian and Continental cuisine as well as north-eastern specialties.

The resort emporium showcases textiles and crafts from around the Northeast. The spa is equipped with hydrotherapy equipment and offers traditional Khasi massage and herbal treatments. Evenings end with rhythms of folk music and dance, providing a glimpse into the diversity of the North-Eastern tribes and their unique cultures.
Activities and Excursions :
Kynjai offers something for everyone. For trekkers, the legendary peaks, ‘Lumsohpetbheng’ and ‘Lumdiengiei’ are few kilometres away. One can go for long walks through verdant pine forests along the water. A boat ride on serene Umiam Lake or even a hamper picnic in one of the islands is an option. Ri Kynjai has a tie-up with the 18-hole Shillong Golf Course and all guests can play and avail of the facilities here.

One can visit Shillong, a beautiful hill station with stunning views. A 15 minutes drive from Shillong lies the historic and popular Elephant Falls. About an hour and 30 minute drives take you to Cherrapunjee and Mawsynram, the wettest places on earth.
How To Get There :
The best way to reach Ri Kynjai is a three-hour drive from Guwahati, which in turn is well connected by air, rail and road. There are regular flights to Guwahati from Delhi and Calcutta, while by rail it is connected to all major cities in India.
Price :
For special deals, please mention 'Ri Kynjai' in the subject and write to us.
About Us     |       Disclaimer     |    Contact Us