10 days in Shillong, Arunachal Pradesh & Manipur Itinerary

10 days in Shillong, Arunachal Pradesh & Manipur Itinerary

Created using Inspirock India trip maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Shillong, Arunachal Pradesh & Manipur Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Shillong
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Bomdila
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Tawang
— 2 nights
Drive:  10​h 15​min
4
Ukhrul
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
5
Imphal
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

3
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.
Explore Shillong's surroundings by going to Sohra (Nohkalikai Falls, Mawsmai Cave, & more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, look for all kinds of wild species at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, and explore the activities along Ward's Lake.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Shillong route builder site .

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Shillong is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In September in Shillong, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Bomdila.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Sohra
Highlights from your plan
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave

1
day
Bomdila

Bomdila ©
Bomdila is the headquarters of West Kameng district in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in India. On the 5th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chilipam Monastery and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Bomdila Monastery.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bomdila day trip site .

Traveling by car from Shillong to Bomdila takes 10 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tawang.

Things to do in Bomdila

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bomdila Monastery ©
Bomdila Monastery

2
nights
Tawang

Tawang ©
A strong sense of Buddhist spirituality and dramatic mountain scenery combine to create a memorable atmosphere in Tawang, a Himalayan town best known as the birthplace of the sixth Dalai Lama.
On the 6th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gorsam Chorten, then contemplate the waterfront views at Sela Pass, and then pause for some photo ops at Tawang War Memorial. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Gyangong Ani Gompa and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bum La Pass.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Tawang road trip app .

Drive from Bomdila to Tawang in 5.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ukhrul.

Things to do in Tawang

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Sela Pass ©
Sela Pass
Bum La Pass ©
Bum La Pass
Tawang War Memorial ©
Tawang War Memorial

1
day
Ukhrul

Ukhrul
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Khayang Peak.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ukhrul trip planner .

Getting from Tawang to Ukhrul by car takes about 26.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Imphal.

Things to do in Ukhrul

Nature Parks

2
nights
Imphal

Imphal ©
Imphal is the capital city of the Indian state of Manipur. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Imphal War Cemetery and then contemplate the waterfront views at Loktak Lake. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Kangla Fort, appreciate the views at Imphal Valley, then explore the world behind art at RKCS Art Gallery, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Kombirei Garden.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Imphal trip maker app .

Drive from Ukhrul to Imphal in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Imphal

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Loktak Lake ©
Loktak Lake
Kangla Fort ©
Kangla Fort
Imphal War Cemetery ©
Imphal War Cemetery

Similar Plans

12 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 58 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in India BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Shillong BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Sikkim & Arunachal Pradesh BY A USER FROM INDIA December, teens, kids, culture, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in India BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Shillong & Sohra BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Shillong BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in India & Bhutan BY A USER FROM INDIA April, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Guwahati, Shillong & Kaziranga National Park BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Arunachal Pradesh BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans