The Elephant falls are located on the outskirts of the beautiful city of Shillong. These waterfalls are located at a distance of 12 kms away from the busy city. The unique feature of the Elephant falls is that they are two tier waterfall which come down from the rocks. The beauty of the Elephant falls is increased to a very large extent by the Wir Phang Falls and the Wei Lapman falls. All of these waterfalls are a major tourist attraction. The look of the Elephant falls is very majestic and especially during the monsoon season the waterfall comes to life as it rains very heavily in Shillong. If you are planning to visit the Elephant Falls, then the closest city would be Shillong and there are many options to stay in the city, as there are many hotels and guest houses where one could stay.