6 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

6 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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6 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Mawjymbuin Cave and Lady Hydari Park. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake, admire the landmark architecture of The Grand Madina Masjid, don't miss a visit to Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong, and take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Shillong travel planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Shillong. In June, daily temperatures in Shillong can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Cherrapunjee.

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, then pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church, then explore the fascinating underground world of Arwah Cave, and finally admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge and then take in the dramatic scenery at Daiñthlen Falls.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cherrapunjee travel route planning tool .

You can drive from Shillong to Cherrapunjee in an hour. On the 24th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive 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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