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Duration
6 Days / 5 Nights
Trip
Start: Guwahati / End: Cherrapunjee

Delightful Meghalaya Tour

Guwahati - Shillong - Cherrapunjee

Introduction

The mighty Himalayan ranges, lush valleys, ancient cave temple, gushing waterfalls, mighty rivers, exotic culture and more, makes Meghalaya worth a visit. For people who are short of time in hand, Holiday Mirchi offers Delightful Meghalaya Tour, spanning in the duration of 6 days, offering a visit to two of its popular destinations- Shillong and Cherrapunjee. Both of these places have been blessed by abundant scenic beauty. Some of the highlights of this tour are Nohkalikai Fall, Shillong Peak, Mawsami Cave, and Umaim Lake. This holiday is going to offer you a much-needed respite from tiring city life.


Trip Highlights
    • Visit the popular bazaars of Shillong including Bara Bazaar
    • Sightseeing in Shillong including popular museums
    • Explore the wonderful Mawsami Caves in Cherrapunjee
    • Half-day's visit to Umaim Lake

Itinerary Details
Day 1 Arrival in Guwahati

On reaching Guwahati, meet our tour representative who helps you with an assisted transfer to the hotel. Complete the check-in formalities at the hotel. If time and energy permit, you can explore the place on your own. The largest city of Assam and the whole of northeast, Guwahati has a mix of old-world and new-age allures including wonderful colonial-era mansions, local delights, sprawling ponds, wildlife, museums, and the very popular Kamakhya temple. You can explore the place on your own.

Overnight stay.

Day 2 Guwahati – Shillong (approx. 110 km)

On day 2, after breakfast, start your road journey to Shillong. After arrival, check into the hotel. Later, head out for exploring the city. Visit the Bara Baazar- a popular marketplace, which is also known as Lewduh. Get your hands on handicrafts, and exotic spices. The specialty of this market is that most of the shopkeepers are women from the local villages. Next visit is to the Police Bazaar. Dotted with a number of hotels, this is a wonderful market with several entertainment options for tourists.

Stay overnight.

Day 3 Shillong

The day is scheduled for city tour of Shillong including its popular delight. Some of the popular attractions that you visit today are Wards Lake or Pollock's Lake- one of Shillong's most popular lakes, it is perfect as a picnic spot where one can enjoy boat riding also, the popular museums, Shillong peak for wonderful vistas and so on. Thereafter, you can head to the emporiums for indulging in shopping.

Overnight stay in Shillong.

Day 4 Shillong - Cherrapunjee - Shillong

Post breakfast, road journey from Shillong to Cherrapunjee begins. Cherrapunjee, the second wettest place in the world is magical. Upon reaching, visit the popular tourist attractions such as Mawsami Cave- one of the best caves of Meghalaya, a natural wonderful with stalactites and stalagmites caves in various forms, shapes and sizes; Nohkalikai Fall- the highest waterfall in India with a height of 1115 feet; and Elephant Fall- around 12 km from the main town, it has been blessed with wonderful lush views. Thereafter, enjoy the views of the landscape of Bangladesh. In the evening, back to Shillong.

Overnight stay.

Day 5 Shillong - Umaim Lake - Guwahati

In the morning, enjoy hot breakfast. Later on get ready for visiting the popular Umaim Lake. This is a man-made lake that covers an area of 221 square km. It is the source of water and fish for the locals. The surroundings are wonderful and are filled with verdant vistas. A picnic can be planned on its banks. Visitors can also enjoy boat riding here along with angling, and kayaking Post lunch, hit the road to Guwahati. On arrival, check-in at the hotel.

Stay overnight in Guwahati.

Day 6 Departure from Guwahati

After enjoying breakfast in the morning, get an assisted transfer to the airport to board the flight for your onward destination.