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

3
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 a sense of the local culture at Police Bazar and Capt. Williamson Sangma State Museum. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and make a trip to Shillong View Point.

Make your Shillong itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Shillong is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Shillong when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in January, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar
Mawphlang Sacred Forest ©
Mawphlang Sacred Forest

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): wander the streets of Mawlynnong Village, then don't miss a visit to Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Mawlynnong trip builder site .

Traveling by car from Shillong to Mawlynnong takes 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods
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Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Church of the Epiphany ©
Church of the Epiphany
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge ©
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge

1
night
Sohra

Sohra ©
On the 23rd (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church and then take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Cherrapunjee online trip maker .

Drive from Mawlynnong to Cherrapunjee in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Nongsawlia Church ©
Nongsawlia Church

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