5 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

5 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Shillong
1
Shillong
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
2
Sohra
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h
End: Shillong

1
night
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 20th (Sat), stop by Police Bazar, pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, and then see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, then admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, and then explore the activities along Umiam Lake.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Shillong trip itinerary app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Shillong. In April, daytime highs in Shillong are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Sohra.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
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Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures

3
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
Offering access to jungle-clad valleys, verdant gorges, forested cliff tops, plunging waterfalls, illuminated caves, and living root bridges, Cherrapunjee tourism draws nature lovers from afar.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Nohkalikai Falls and then identify plant and animal life at Mawkdok Dympep Valley. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church, then explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and then identify plant and animal life at Eco Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Sohra trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Shillong to Sohra by car takes about 2 hours. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Mawkdok Dympep Valley ©
Mawkdok Dympep Valley

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