Shillong and Cherrapunjee both the places are in the northeastern state of Meghalaya in India. Shillong is also a capital city of Meghalaya. During the British rule of India, the British imperial authorities nicknamed Shillong as "Scotland of the East". Both the places Shillong and Cherrapnjee are beautiful on their own. Shillong and Cherrapunjee are easily accessible by road. The road from Shillong to Cherrapunjee is very beautiful and one would really love to travel by bike. Shillong and Cherrapunjee have many tourist attraction places. Though the distance from Shillong to Cherrapunjee is approximately 53 kilometers and the drive is almost 1 and a half hours but there are many places to visit in between Shillong and Cherrapunjee and the travelers’ stops on the way to view the beauties of Shillong and Cherrapunjee. One can travel from Shillong to Cherrapunjee by road since Shillong to Cherrapunjee is a day trip and the taxi are easily available from Shillong and the taxi fare depends upon the type of taxi a traveler preferred and it also depends upon the season. Normally the day trip charges from Shillong to Cherrapunjee are INR 2000 to INR 3500, depending upon the time of the year and the taxi a traveler preferred. Most of the people prefer to stay in Shillong since Shillong has a number of different categories of accommodation. The travelers would not be able to appreciate the natural beauty they get to see between Shillong to Cherrapunjee. One of the most visited places on the way to Cherrapunjee from Shillong is Elephant falls which is at a distance of 12 kilometers from Shillong town. Depending upon the places of interest that people would love to visit in and around Shillong.