12 days in Guwahati, Kaziranga National Park & Meghalaya Itinerary

12 days in Guwahati, Kaziranga National Park & Meghalaya Itinerary

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Guwahati
— 2 nights
2
Kaziranga National Park
— 2 nights
3
Shillong
— 4 nights
4
Mawlynnong
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): get to know the resident critters at Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden and then identify plant and animal life at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary. On the 11th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple, take in the views from Saraighat Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamakhya Temple, then make a trip to Fancy Bazar, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Umananda Temple.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Guwahati vacation builder tool.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Guwahati is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in March, things will get a bit cooler in Guwahati: highs are around 36°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kaziranga National Park.

Things to do in Guwahati

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden ©
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple

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Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Kaziranga National Park provides a habitat for a significant percentage of the world's greater one-horned rhinoceroses, as well as a notably high density of tigers.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Kaziranga National Orchid And Biodiversity Park.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Kaziranga National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Guwahati to Kaziranga National Park in 4 hours. You will leave for Shillong on the 14th (Thu).

Things to do in Kaziranga National Park

Parks

Side Trip

Kaziranga National Orchid And Biodiversity Park
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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.
Family-friendly places like Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures and Elephant Falls will thrill your kids. Take a break from Shillong with a short trip to Mawkdok Dympep Valley in Sohra, about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Shillong View Point, admire the natural beauty at Lady Hydari Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake, and pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Shillong trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Kaziranga National Park to Shillong by car takes about 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Mawkdok Dympep Valley
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Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, then take in the dramatic natural features at Roots Bridges, and then wander the streets of Mawlynnong Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany, and then explore the activities along Dawki River.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Mawlynnong tour builder.

You can drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Dawki River
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Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges
Mawlynnong Waterfall ©
Mawlynnong Waterfall

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