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 15​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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamakhya Temple, then look for all kinds of wild species at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally snap pictures at Saraighat Bridge.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Guwahati online trip itinerary planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Guwahati. June in Guwahati sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Shillong.

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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
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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 15th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, make a trip to Shillong View Point, and then examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Ward's Lake, take a stroll through Police Bazar, then admire the striking features of The Grand Madina Masjid, and finally explore the activities along Umiam Lake.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Shillong day trip planning website .

Getting from Guwahati to Shillong by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Shillong are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Cherrapunjee.

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Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake

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Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
On the 17th (Sun), explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, then look for all kinds of wild species at Eco Park, and then admire the sheer force of Seven Sisters Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge and then admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cherrapunjee route planner.

Getting from Shillong to Cherrapunjee by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive 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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