5 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

5 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Sohra
— 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.
On the 9th (Thu), take a stroll through Police Bazar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Shillong View Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Shillong road trip site.

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 May, expect Shillong to be little chillier, temps between 38°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Sohra.

Things to do in Shillong

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

2
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.
On the 12th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Wah Kaba Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nohkalikai Falls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church and then snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Sohra day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Shillong to Sohra takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

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

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