5 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

5 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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5 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cherrapunjee
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

2
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Umiam Lake and then see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Shillong trip planner.

New Delhi to Shillong is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from New Delhi in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Shillong, with lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Shillong

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

2
nights
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
On the 2nd (Mon), admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls and then snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge. On the next day, Head underground at Mawsmai Cave, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls, and then Head underground at Arwah Cave.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cherrapunjee route builder site .

Getting from Shillong to Cherrapunjee by car takes about 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls

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