Meghalaya is a small hilly state comprising of United Khasi and Jaintia Hills as well as Garo Hills. The Central Plateau includes the Khasi-Jaintia Hills, with grass lands, hills and river valleys. The highest point of the plateau and Meghalaya is Shillong Peak. The border area has deep gorges and slopes at the foot. This part also shares boundaries with Bangladesh. The wettest places in the world,Cherrapunji and Mawsynram are located here. The sub-mountain region is continuation of the Central plateau till the plains of Assams.