Located in the state of Meghalaya, Jaintia Hills is a heavenly place full of breathtaking sceneries and serene spots. Tourists flock the region in pursuit of peace and tranquillity. It is spread in an area of 3819 sq. Km and the district headquarters is located in Jowai. Jaintia Hills offers numerous interesting attractions to its visitors. The city is resplendent with picturesque views and innate serene beauty.
The tourists flock the place to enjoy and absorb the beauty of some of its scenic attractions such as Thadlaskein Lake, Syndai-Caves and Liale Falls etc. The district is also popular for its activities like Mining, Agriculture etc.There are different durbars in the city like village durbar, Elaka Durbar and Syiem Durbar. These durbars are an important part of the local culture. The durbar offers prospects to people to participate in their own affairs and to discuss about local problems and find their solutions by community participation.