6 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

6 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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Route & dates

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Umiam Lake and Lady Hydari Park. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, brush up on your military savvy at Air Force Museum, make a trip to Shillong View Point, and Head underground at Mawjymbuin Cave.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Shillong online holiday planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Shillong. June in Shillong sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car 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

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 (Sat): Head underground at Mawsmai Cave, pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church, then Head underground at Arwah Cave, and finally admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge and then admire the sheer force of Daiñthlen Falls.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sohra trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Shillong to Sohra in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride 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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