5 days in India Itinerary

5 days in India Itinerary

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5 days in India Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + taxi:  4​h 15​min
1
Guwahati
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Kaziranga National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
3
Dawki
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Shillong
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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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 12th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple and then contemplate the long history of Kamakhya Temple.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Guwahati holiday builder tool .

New Delhi to Guwahati is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Guwahati when traveling from New Delhi in December, with lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Kaziranga National Park.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple ©
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple

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night
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.
On the 13th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Kaziranga National Orchid And Biodiversity Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kaziranga National Park route builder website .

Drive from Guwahati to Kaziranga National Park in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Dawki.

Things to do in Kaziranga National Park

Nature Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan

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night
Dawki

Dawki ©
Dawki or Dauki is a town in West Jaintia Hills district, Meghalaya, India.GeographyIt is located at, on the border between India and Bangladesh.Border-crossingDawki-Tamabil is one of the few road border crossings between India and Bangladesh. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Byrdaw Falls, then contemplate the long history of India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate, and then explore the activities along Dawki River.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Dawki trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Kaziranga National Park to Dawki by car takes about 7.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Dawki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Byrdaw Falls
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Dawki River ©
Dawki River
India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate ©
India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate

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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.
On the 15th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Church, explore the activities along Umiam Lake, and then examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, make a trip to Shillong View Point, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Shillong trip planner .

You can drive from Dawki to Shillong in 2.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shillong

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

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