9 days in Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

9 days in Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

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9 days in Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

Indore
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
Shillong
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Guwahati
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
Indore

5
days
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Cherrapunjee (Nohkalikai Falls, Mawsmai Cave, & more). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, make a trip to Shillong View Point, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, and take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Shillong tour itinerary planner.

Indore to Shillong is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. When traveling from Indore in May, plan for little chillier days in Shillong, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Guwahati.

Things to do in Shillong

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trips

Cherrapunjee, Shillong Golf Club
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Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

3
days
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.
Guwahati is known for historic sites, wildlife, zoos & aquariums, shopping, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamakhya Temple, tour the pleasant surroundings at Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden, look for all kinds of wild species at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, and contemplate the waterfront views at Brahmaputra River.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Guwahati road trip app .

You can drive from Shillong to Guwahati in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Guwahati can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Guwahati

#Shopping, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brahmaputra River
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden ©

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