11 days in Northeast India Itinerary

11 days in Northeast India Itinerary

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11 days in Northeast India Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly + Taxi:  5 h 45 min
1
Guwahati
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Shillong
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Mawlynnong
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Sohra
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  8 h
End: Pune

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): view the masterpieces at The Maati Centre. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, then steep yourself in history at Kamakhya Temple, then take in the views from Saraighat Bridge, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Guwahati online travel route planner .

Pune to Guwahati is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary

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.
Shillong is known for nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, admire the landmark architecture of The Grand Madina Masjid, and explore the activities along Umiam Lake.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Shillong trip site .

You can drive from Guwahati to Shillong in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. April in Shillong sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

2
nights
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
On the 16th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Mawlynnong Village, 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 17th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Byrdaw Falls, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Epiphany, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall.

For photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Mawlynnong day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sohra.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Byrdaw Falls
Highlights from your plan
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges
Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Mawlynnong Waterfall ©
Mawlynnong Waterfall

3
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
Sohra is known for nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Nohkalikai Falls, explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Sohra trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mawlynnong to Sohra in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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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