10 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

10 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Shillong
— 2 nights
2
Jowai
— 1 night
3
Mawlynnong
— 2 nights
4
Tura
— 1 night
5
Sohra
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stop by Police Bazar, explore the activities along Ward's Lake, and then see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Shillong online trip builder.

Chandigarh to Shillong is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. In November, daytime highs in Shillong are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Jowai.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar

1
night
Jowai

Jowai
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Syntu Ksiar and then take in the dramatic scenery at Krang Suri Falls.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Jowai trip builder website.

Drive from Shillong to Jowai in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Jowai

Parks Wildlife Nature

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nights
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Aptly nicknamed "God's own garden," Mawlynnong seduces visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, cleanliness of its streets, and beauty of its colorful flower gardens.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): wander the streets of Mawlynnong Village, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Dawki River, and then contemplate the long history of India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall, thenexplore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, and finally get great views at Jingmaham Living Root Bridge.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Mawlynnong itinerary planning website.

Getting from Jowai to Mawlynnong by car takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tura.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Dawki
Highlights from your plan
Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Dawki River ©
Dawki River
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges

1
night
Tura

Tura ©
Tura is a hilly town and a municipality in West Garo Hills district in the Indian state of Meghalaya. Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tura Peak, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Darga of Hazrat Shah Kamal Baba, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Pelga Falls.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tura road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mawlynnong to Tura takes 9 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sohra.

Things to do in Tura

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Tura Peak ©
Tura Peak
Pelga Falls ©
Pelga Falls

2
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
Offering access to jungle-clad valleys, verdant gorges, forested cliff tops, plunging waterfalls, illuminated caves, and living root bridges, Cherrapunjee tourism draws nature lovers from afar.
On the 22nd (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Mawkdok Dympep Valley, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls and then take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Sohra trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tura to Sohra takes 8 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls

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