Jaintia Hills in the State of Meghalaya is bounded on the North and East by the State of Assam. A land of undulating hills rich in mineral deposits. The natural vegetation changes according to the topography of the land kingdom of Jaintiapur now in present day Bangladesh. Jowai 64 kms. from Shillong is the administrative headquarters of Jaintia Hills as well as the commercial centre. It is situated alongside the Myntdu river which encircles two thirds of this over expanding township.The natural vegetation changes according to the topography of the land. Jowai at a distance of 64 km from Shillong is the administrative headquarter of Jaintia Hills as well as the commercial centre.
Jowai in Jaintia Hills is the host city of many important governmental offices and establishments, educational institutions, hospitals, banking institutions, etc. It is a breathtaking place to visit for its scenic beauty. There are different durbars (old princely courts) in the district that are an important part of the local culture of this area.
Nearest airport toJaintia Hills is Shillong Airport
Guwahati Railway Station is the nearest Railway Station, 190 Kms from Jaintia Hills.
Daily buses connect Williamnagar with Shillong, Guwahati & Tura. Meghalaya
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