5 days in Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

5 days in Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

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5 days in Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Guwahati
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Hyderabad

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pioneer Adventure Tour. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Ward's Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, then brush up on your military savvy at Air Force Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Shillong online trip itinerary maker .

Hyderabad to Shillong is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in June, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Guwahati.

Things to do in Shillong

#Museums, #Nature, #Parks
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Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Navagraha Temple, explore the galleries of The Maati Centre, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamakhya Temple, then identify plant and animal life at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Deepor Beel Wildlife Sanctuary. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basistha Ashram Temple, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Guwahati, then explore the activities along Brahmaputra River, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Umananda Temple.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Guwahati visit planner .

You can drive from Shillong to Guwahati in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. June in Guwahati sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Guwahati

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature

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Brahmaputra River
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Navagraha Temple ©
Navagraha Temple
Basistha Ashram Temple ©
Basistha Ashram Temple

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