SHILLONG AND CHERRAPUNJEE TOUR

Shillong is a hill station in the northeastern part of India and the capital of Meghalaya, which means "The Abode of Clouds". It is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills district. It is said that the rolling hills around the town reminded the British of Scotland. Hence, they would also refer to it as the "Scotland of the East" Meghalaya is not only beautiful but the tribes are also very unique and fascinating. The hills and waterfalls in Meghalaya are very mesmerizing. 
5 DAYS | 4 NIGHTS
5 D | 4 N
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SHILLONG AND CHERRAPUNJEE TOUR
Location : Meghalaya

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DAY 1
Guwahati – Shillong (Assam - Meghalaya)

  • Arrive at Guwahati airport, received and transferred to Shillong (130 kms / 3 hrs drive).
  • Enroute stop at the scenic view point of the Umiam lake (one of the famous tourist places, the largest man-made lake in Northeast India)
  • Reach  Shillong and check into hotel
  • After refreshment, if time permits you can visit Cathedral of Marry and in the evening you can roam the Shillong’s famous Police Bazaar on foot
  • Overnight at  Shillong.
 
Shillong is the headquarters of the East Khasi Hills district and is also the capital of Meghalaya. It is situated at an average altitude of 4,908 feet above sea level, with the highest point being Shillong Peak at 6,449 feet. 
DAY 2
Shillong – Cherrapunjee (Meghalaya)

  • Today after breakfast we set to explore Cherrapunjee (56kms/02hrs drive)
  • We will visit tourist places like the Elephant falls and then drive further to Cherrapunjee.
  • At Cherrapunjee we visit the Nohkalikai Falls (the fourth highest falls in the world), Mawsmai Cave, Seven Sister Falls
  • Post lunch at Cherrapunjee, you can visit Thankarang Park and Koh Ramhah

OR 

  • You can alternatively go for a trek to Single Decker Living Root Bridge - 3-4 hours from the place you will check into.
  • Overnight at Cherrapunjee.
DAY 3
Cherrapunjee – Shillong (Meghalaya)

  • After breakfast, you can visit local sightseeing places in Cherrapunjee
  • Later drive back to Shillong. (60 kms / 2 hrs drive approx one way). 
  • Overnight stay in Shillong.
DAY 4

Shillong - Mawlynnong - Shillong (Meghalaya)

After breakfast excursion to Mawlynnong (100 kms / 3 hrs drive approx). Enroute near Shillong visit Elephant Falls and then proceed to Mawlynnong . Drive back to Shillong for overnight stay.

Note: It is advisable to carry packed lunch to Mawlynnong 

Mawlynnong village, situated 90 kms ahead of Shillong on the Shillong-Dawki Road, 30 kms from Pynursla, is a village of 75 households with a population of 400. An idyllic location, this village epitomizes a standard, which all other villages need to aspire to be. Dubbed the cleanest village in India by Discover India Magazine, the primary Village School till class V boasts of its no dropout record and the village of 90 % literacy. Paved walkways and beautiful flowerbed all along mark the village, with waterfalls, *a living root bridge, hilly rivulets, acacia plantation and an excellent view of the faraway plains of Bangladesh all contribute to the ambience of this village. Farming of betel nut & leaves, broomsticks and pepper along with bee rearing are the primary economic activity of this Village and with the village headman himself taking the responsibility of making visitors comfortable, a day in this village gives an insight into the life of the Khasis, the influence of the Church and its metamorphosis.

DAY 5

Shillong – Guwahati airport drop (MEGHALAYA – ASSAM)

  • After breakfast drive to Guwahati airport (140 kms/ 4 hrs drive approx)
  • Return home with happy memories and a desire to return for more adventures
INCLUSIONS

  • All applicable transfers & sightseeing as per the itinerary (vehicle will not be at your disposal).
  • Room on Twin sharing. 
  • Accommodation on the mentioned hotels for duration mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Breakfast. 
  • Parking fee, Driver allowance, Road Taxes.
  • All Permit charges.
EXCLUSIONS

  • 5% GST
  • Travel Insurance
  • Sightseeing entry fees, guide charge, camera fee, any up-gradation will be extra cost
  • Cost for evening snacks & tea
  • Cost for service not mentioned under the “cost includes” head
  • Cost for airfare, train fare, or any other internal fare
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, soft drinks, mineral water, porter, tip etc
  • Difference in cost arising due to extra usage of vehicle other than scheduled mentioned in the itinerary
ENTRY POINTS
  • Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (Guwahati)
  • Guwahati Railway Station
  • ISBT (Guwahati)
PARTNERS
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