6 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

6 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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6 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Mawlynnong
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Sohra
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
Get some cultural insight at Police Bazar and Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians and Anglican Cemetry will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, and admire the striking features of The Grand Madina Masjid.

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Kolkata (Calcutta) to Shillong is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in Shillong, with lows around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

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Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, then take a stroll through Mawlynnong Village, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Mawlynnong trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Shillong to Mawlynnong by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

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Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges
Church of the Epiphany ©
Church of the Epiphany

2
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
On the 14th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls, Head underground at Mawsmai Cave, then pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Mawkdok Dympep Valley, admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Don Bosco Shrine.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cherrapunjee trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Mawlynnong to Cherrapunjee takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls
Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls ©

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