5 days in Guwahati, Shillong & Cherrapunjee Itinerary

5 days in Guwahati, Shillong & Cherrapunjee Itinerary

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5 days in Guwahati, Shillong & Cherrapunjee Itinerary

Guwahati
Guwahati
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
Cherrapunjee
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Guwahati

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Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
On the 8th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamakhya Temple, then look for all kinds of wild species at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take in the views from Saraighat Bridge.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Guwahati trip itinerary planning website .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Guwahati. February in Guwahati sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Shillong.

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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Saraighat Bridge ©
Saraighat Bridge

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Shillong

Shillong ©
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, then don't miss a visit to Shillong View Point, and then examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Ward's Lake, then take a stroll through Police Bazar, then admire the landmark architecture of The Grand Madina Masjid, and finally explore the activities along Umiam Lake.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Shillong driving holiday app .

You can drive from Guwahati to Shillong in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Shillong, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Cherrapunjee.

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Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, then look for all kinds of wild species at Eco Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Seven Sisters Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge and then admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Cherrapunjee road trip planning tool .

Drive from Shillong to Cherrapunjee in an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car back home.

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Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls

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