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Address: Umkaliar, Shillong, India
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looks like eagle

situated near cantonment area its a very beautiful falls of shillong, though there are many big falls .

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TravellersofGuwahati
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

situated near cantonment area its a very beautiful falls of shillong, though there are many big falls .

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Thank TravellersofGuwahati
Nagpur, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Located within the Shillong Cantonment, on the outskirts of the city, lies a sparkling waterfall which looks like an eagle with wings spread. Hence the name Spread Eagle Falls. The falls is locally known as Umkaliar or the falls into which Ka Liar slipped. A soothing setting amidst the calmness of nature - a treat to the eyes. Its Location:... More 

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Thank NITINPETHKAR
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240 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Fall is very beutifull and the way it falls the name is really right the eagle falls. This fall is in umkainer ditrickt of shilong .

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Thank tamnf
Shillong, India
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Spread Eagle Falls is the only water fall within Shillong Town! It's dried up mostly & not of any beauty which warrants a visit! Locals use it for washing/drinking use! Give it a miss!

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Thank Abhijit D
Guwahati, India
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Reviewed 23 February 2016

There is a tendency of taking the money out of the traveller's pocket now a days. Spread Eagle Falls is such a place. Located near an Army area, this Fall is really inaccessible now a days. What you find is city sewage waters falling from a height. Really not worth visiting.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Located on the outskirts of the city, lies a sparkling waterfall, which looks like an eagle with, wings spread out. Hence, the name spread eagle falls. The falls has fairly steep cliffs on three sides with a very deep pool beneath - a soothing setting amidst calm nature. The falls is locally known as "Urkaliar" or the falls into which... More 

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Thank RajuBasu
New Delhi, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

I can never forget this place.. Went there every weekend when i was young... Its been more than 10 years havent seen it. I wonder how is it now.. I just Passed By from this place last time. Will definately visit next week when im there

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Thank Jay S
Guwahati, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

A very beautiful waterfall in Shillong. It was very soothing to visit this waterfall. Interestingly, it actually resembles to an eagle when you look at it.

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Thank wander93
West Bengal, India
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58 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

It is located in East Khashi Hills district,in the shillong cantonment..This falls is also known as Sati Falls and Urkaliar or the falls into which Ka Liar slipped. I visited this calm and serene place to enjoy the sparkling waterfall, which looks like an eagle with wings spread out. Thus, it is named as Spread Eagle Falls. The steep cliffs... More 

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Thank das_piyaliwb
India
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318 reviews
143 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2015

every cab driver is reluctant to take you here as its inside the military area and not really worth it. apparently its also very dirty and hence not worth seeing at all.

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