North East India, holds its unique charm and sometimes rare from the other parts of the country. However, the beauty of Shillong attracts a wide range of tourists to the place and makes it a great destination to visit. A well-planned Beautiful Shillong with Guwahati package by Indian Holiday offers you a chance to explore some of such gems of this region. You visit Shillong, the capital of the state of Meghalaya, popularly called the “Scotland of the East”. Next is one of the wettest place in the world, Cherrapunjee. Another gem that you visit is Guwahati, the largest city of Assam state. Savor the scenery, enjoy the weather, and explore the wonders.
Note: This is just a suggested itinerary indicative of what could be possible. We tailor holidays for your specific needs. Contact us if you want modifications so that we could tailor a holiday to suit your need for an unforgettable India tour.
Start the journey with your arrival at the Guwahati station/airport, get greeted and straight away get transferred to Shillong. It takes around 3.5 hours to reach this gorgeous hill station of Shillong. On the way, drop by the Borapani Lake, this lake is the biggest artificial lake in the state of Meghalaya. Also known as the Umiam Lake, it is beautifully surrounded by Sylvan hills. On reaching Shillong, check in at the hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure and later retire for the night.
In the morning, after breakfast, begin the excursion towards the wettest place on Earth, Cherrapunji. It is at a distance of 60 km and on the way come across several waterfalls, limestone caves, striking root bridge, and other natural sites to provide several activities. Visit the Spectacular Seven Sisters Falls, the Mawsmai Cave and the Thangkharang Park. In the evening, return to Shillong and on the way back, stop by the Elephanta Falls and the famous Shillong Peak, it allows a great view. Later, return back to the hotel and stay overnight at the Shillong hotel
In the morning, after breakfast, head for the half day excursion trip in Shillong. Visit a Japanese style park of Lady Hydari Park, decorated with roses and other flowers in a large stretch. Proceed towards Guwahati, which takes around 3.5 hours ride to reach. On reaching, check in at the hotel and later, go out for a visit to the Kalaksgetra, a spot where they exhibit a light and sound show displaying the Assamese culture and history. You can even opt for an evening cruise on the Brahmaputra. Return back tothe hotel and spend overnight.
In the morning, after breakfast, check out from the hotel. Visit the famous Kamakhya Temple and proceed to the given railway station /airport for your onward journey.
- 4 Days / 3 Night
- Guwahati - Shillong - Cherrap...