Shillong was the capital of Assam, but after the state was split into Assam and Meghalya it became the first capital of the newly formed State of Meghalaya. Located in undulating pine covered hills, the city has a milder climate than tropical India.The Assam style houses with slanting roofs, large number of windows and wooden floors look like a piece of art
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival Guwahati Airport And Drive To Shillong
Arrive Guwahati airport and drive to Shillong. Evening free for personal activities. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2: Excursion Trip To Jowai And Back
After breakfast excursion to Jowai (via Northing) Jowai (or Jwai) is the headquarters of Jaintia Hills district of the state of Meghalaya. Jowai is the home of the Pnar Tribes one of the most prominent and friendly tribes. Back to Shillong. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Excursion Cherapunjee And Back
Early morning drive to Cherrapunjee. Enrooted we visit Shillong Peak, Elephanta Falls. On arrival we visit Nohkalikai Falls, Mawsamai cave, Ramakrishna Mission. Return to Shillong in the evening. Overnight stay at hotel
At the village crossing, one passes grasslands surrounded by forests, ending in a clearing. From this clearing, a concrete pathway through the jungle leads up to the main ...
East Khasi Hills District, Cherrapunjee, India
Day 4: Excursion Mawsynram And Back
After breakfast excursion to Mawsynram (60 kms / 2 hrs drive – one way). Mawsynram of Meghalaya is located at a distance of 60 kms from Shillong. It is situated around 1 km towards the north of the village of Mawsynram. This place is famous for the gigantic formation of stalagmite, which resembles the shape of a 'Shivalinga'. Overnight stay at Shillong.
Day 5: Shillong To Guwahati
After breakfast visit Shillong city including ward’s lake, Donbosco Musuem, cathedral church. Afternoon drive to Guwahati. Overnight stay at hotel.