The Megha Kayak Festival aims to be the largest festival in the Indian subcontinent, with over 80 white-water kayakers from all the worldcompeting - including a large contingent from India & Nepal.

The aim of this festival is to promote adventure tourism and help establish Meghalaya as one of the major water sports desti....
Read More


The Megha Kayak Festival will feature Olympic approved disciplines such as The Giant Slalom , Extreme Boater-cross and Time-Trial Races. Aswell as separate competition categories for intermediate and novice kayakers

Another unique facet of the Megha kayak Festival is that the focus of this event is to encourage female participation in adventure sports. Thereis no state better placed in the country to lead the way than Meghalaya - owing to its strong feminine cultural heritage. Toward this, the organisers will invite at least 6 of the worlds best female kayakers, conduct women centric kayaking workshops and also provide discountedparticipation fees to women athletes.

Organized By

Department of Tourism Meghalaya
Shri B. Nongkynrih

How to reach

The nearest airport is Umroi, which is 32 KMs away.
The nearest convenient railway station is Guwahati Railway Station, which is 110 KMs away.
The nearest major city is Shillong, which is 56KMs away.
Watch Live Streaming
Event Details
Venue Address
Umtrew River near Umtham village
Date Time

13 Oct 2022 - 16 Oct 2022

6:06 AM - 8:07 PM




Quick Links