Cherrapunji in Meghalaya has several reasons to claim. It is the second wettest place on the planet and the only place in India to receive rain throughout the year. The town of Cherrapunji is nestled in the East Khasi Hills about 50 km southwest of state capital Shillong. The town is also known as Sohra and Churra.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Guwahati And Transfer To Kaziranga
Arrive Guwahati airport and transfer to Kaziranga. Check into hotel. Overnight stay at Kaziranga. Note: This is for your information that elephant ride and jeep safari and forest entry are regulated and controlled by the forest department govt of Assam. As such we do not have any control for booking of elephant seats and entry by jeeps
After an early wake up, you will be taken to the riding point for an Elephant ride. After the ride return back to the hotel after having breakfast at leisure. Afternoon enjoy the park on a Jeep. Overnight stay at Kaziranga
Morning 06:30 and Afternoon 14:30 time to visit into the National Park, jeep safaris are accompanied by a guide/escort and last for 3-4 hours in the morning and 3-4 hours in ...
Kaziranga National Park , Assam , India
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Day 3: Kaziranga To Shillong
After breakfast drive to Shillong. Check into hotel. Overnight stay at Shillong.
Travel from Kaziranga to Shillong
Day 4: Shillong To Cherrapunjee
After breakfast we trek to Single decker Living root bridge - 3-4 hours from the resort. Distance 4 km down and up 1000 feet approx. This trek starts from the resort premises and goes down hill through village Sohsarat. The steps are relatively steeper in two short stretches. Half the distance is covered by steps going down hill. Then there is a jungle path going along the sides of the hill leading to the Living Root Bridge with a few steps after short stretches of sloping foot path. Moss thrives on these sandstone steps during the monsoon and makes them slippery. Back trek to resort and evening at leisure with local music placed by the local boys. Overnight stay at Cherrapunjee.
Meghalaya's double-decker and single-decker root bridges are unique in the world and are a sight to behold. The bridges are tangles of massive thick roots, which have been ...
Living Root Bridge, meghalaya
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Travel from Shillong to Chirapunji
Day 5: Cherrapunjee To Mwallynong Drive Back To Shillong
After breakfast excursion to Mwallynong. Enroute near Shillong visit Elephant falls, Shillong peak and then proceed to Mwallynong. Drive back to Shillong for overnight stay Note: It is advisable to carry packed lunch to Mwallynong
Shillong Peak is the highest point in state of Meghalaya (1965 meters above sea level). There is a view-point where you can get breathtaking view of Shillong city. The city ...
East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya 793004
Travel from Chirapunji to Shillong
Day 6: Shillong To Guwahati
After breakfast drive to Guwahati. Check into hotel later visit Kamakhya temple it is situated at the top of the Nilachal hill at about 800 feet above the sea level. The entire temple complex not only comprises of many other temples but also a whole set of people connected with them. Apart from the main Devi temple, it also comprises of some other major temples of Devi Kali, Tara, Bagala, Chinnamasta, Bhuvanesvari, Bhairavi and Dhumavati. Also visit Sankardev Kalakhetra located in a beautifully landscaped setting and inaugurated in 1998, is a multi-arts complex showcasing the rich culture of the state. Named after the most honored Vaishnava saint and the greatest integrator of Assamese society Srimanta sankardeva, the Kalakshetra houses a Central museum where objects and day to day articles used by different ethnic groups are exhibited. It preserves the cultural identity of various communities and tribes of Assam by promoting dance, drama, music and art. There is also an artists’ village that creates the atmosphere of a typical Assamese community, the Lalit-Kala Bhavan art gallery where exhibitions, art and sculpture workshops are also held, a Heritage park, an open air theatre with the capacity to hold 2,000 people, a traditional Vaishnavite temple and the Sahitya bhavan library of rare books and manuscripts. Overnight stay at Guwahati.