7 days in Guwahati & Shillong Itinerary

7 days in Guwahati & Shillong Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Guwahati
— 2 nights
2
Shillong
— 4 nights

2
nights
Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
Guwahati is known for historic sites, wildlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kamakhya Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Umananda Temple, take in the views from Saraighat Bridge, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Guwahati trip itinerary builder website.

Kolkata (Calcutta) to Guwahati is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in April, things will get little chillier in Guwahati: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Guwahati

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Shillong: Sohra (Wah Kaba Falls, Mawsmai Cave, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake, make a trip to Shillong View Point, admire the striking features of The Grand Madina Masjid, and examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Shillong itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Guwahati to Shillong takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Sohra
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Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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