10 days in Shillong, Sohra & Mawlynnong Itinerary

10 days in Shillong, Sohra & Mawlynnong Itinerary

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10 days in Shillong, Sohra & Mawlynnong Itinerary

Start: Shillong
1
Shillong
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sohra
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Mawlynnong
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Shillong

4
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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.
Head to Police Bazar and All Saints Churchfor some retail therapy. You'll discover tucked-away gems like David Scott Trail and Air Force Museum. Step out of Shillong to go to Jowai and see Syntu Ksiar, which is approximately 2 hours away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, browse the eclectic array of goods at Iewduh Bara Bazar, identify plant and animal life at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Shillong Peak.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Shillong holiday builder app .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Shillong. August in Shillong sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Syntu Ksiar, David Scott Trail
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David Scott Trail ©
David Scott Trail
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

2
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Daiñthlen Falls, then Head underground at Arwah Cave, and then identify plant and animal life at Sa-I-Mika Park. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Wah Kaba Falls, admire the sheer force of Rainbow Falls, then Head underground at Mawmluh Cave, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Cherrapunjee trip tool .

Getting from Shillong to Cherrapunjee by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Daiñthlen Falls ©
Daiñthlen Falls
Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave
Rainbow Falls ©
Rainbow Falls

3
nights
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
On the 21st (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall, take in the dramatic natural features at Roots Bridges, and then get great views at Jingmaham Living Root Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Byrdaw Falls, explore the activities along Dawki River, then admire the sheer force of Bophill Falls, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Epiphany.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Mawlynnong travel route planner .

Drive from Cherrapunjee to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Dawki River, Bophill Falls, Byrdaw Falls
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Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Bophill Falls ©
Bophill Falls
Dawki River ©
Dawki River

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