12 days in India Itinerary

12 days in India Itinerary

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Guwahati
— 1 night
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Shillong
— 2 nights
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Mawlynnong
— 1 night
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Kohima
— 1 night
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Namchi
— 1 night
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Ravangla
— 1 night
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Gangtok
— 2 nights

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Guwahati

Guwahati ©

Gateway to Northeast India

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 1st (Fri): catch a live event at Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Guwahati road trip planner.

Mumbai to Guwahati is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. Traveling from Mumbai in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Guwahati, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple ©
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple
ISKCON Guwahati ©
ISKCON Guwahati
Navagraha Temple ©
Navagraha Temple

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Mawphlang Sacred Forest and then explore the striking landscape at Laitlum Canyons. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along David Scott Trail, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Church, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Shillong online journey planner.

You can drive from Guwahati to Shillong in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Laitlum Canyons ©
Laitlum Canyons
Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians ©
Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church

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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.
On the 5th (Tue), take some stellar pictures from Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, admire the sheer force of Mawlynnong Waterfall, then explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mawlynnong day trip planning tool.

Drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kohima.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges
Mawlynnong Waterfall ©
Mawlynnong Waterfall
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge ©
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge

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Kohima

Kohima ©
Kohima is the hilly capital of India's north eastern border state of Nagaland which shares its borders with Myanmar. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Japfu Peak, explore the different monuments and memorials at Kohima War Cemetery, then make a trip to Khonoma Village, and finally make a trip to Naga Heritage Village. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Pulie Badze and then appreciate the views at Dzükou Valley.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kohima online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Mawlynnong to Kohima takes 13 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Namchi.

Things to do in Kohima

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dzükou Valley ©
Dzükou Valley
Naga Heritage Village ©
Naga Heritage Village
Khonoma Village ©
Khonoma Village

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Namchi

Namchi ©
Namchi or Namtse is the district headquarters of the South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saibaba Temple, admire the natural beauty at Temi Tea Garden, and then take in the pleasant sights at Tarey Bhir. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Ngadak Monastery, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Tendong Hill, then appreciate the history behind Siddheswar Dham, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Char Dham.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Namchi online day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Kohima to Namchi with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ravangla.

Things to do in Namchi

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Tendong Hill ©
Tendong Hill
Saibaba Temple ©
Saibaba Temple
Char Dham ©
Char Dham

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Ravangla

Ravangla ©
Ravangla remains one of Sikkim's must-see destinations, offering unobstructed views of the snowy peaks of the Greater Himalayas.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): hike along Maenam Hill, admire the landmark architecture of Doling Gompa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ralong Monastery, and finally walk around Buddha Park.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Ravangla trip planner.

You can drive from Namchi to Ravangla in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in March, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gangtok.

Things to do in Ravangla

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park
Ralong Monastery ©
Ralong Monastery

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Gangtok

Gangtok ©
Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
On the 11th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Shingba Rhododendron Sanctuary, then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and then don't miss a visit to Gonjang Monastery. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see where the action happens at Palzor Stadium, then admire the landmark architecture of Tsuk La Khang Monastery, and then explore the activities along Teesta River.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Gangtok itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Ravangla to Gangtok takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Teesta River ©
Teesta River
Gonjang Monastery ©
Gonjang Monastery
Palzor Stadium
Palzor Stadium

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