7 days in India Itinerary

7 days in India Itinerary

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7 days in India Itinerary

Start: Gaya
Fly + Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Kamrup Metropolitan District
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Sohra
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12 h
4
Jamshedpur
— 1 day
Drive:  8 h
End: Gaya


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1
night
Kamrup Metropolitan District

Kamrup Metropolitan District ©
Kamrup Metropolitan or Guwahati Metropolitan is one of the 35 districts in Assam state in north-eastern India. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get to know the resident critters at Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Umananda Temple, then contemplate the long history of Kamakhya Temple, then take in the views from Saraighat Bridge, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kamrup Metropolitan District travel planning app .

Gaya to Kamrup Metropolitan District is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In May, Kamrup Metropolitan District is slightly colder than Gaya - with highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Shillong.

Things to do in Kamrup Metropolitan District

Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites Parks
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden ©
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the activities along Umiam Lake, examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, and then don't miss a visit to Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): explore the activities along Ward's Lake, then wander the streets of Police Bazar, then admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Shillong trip app .

You can drive from Kamrup Metropolitan District to Shillong in 3 hours. In May, daytime highs in Shillong are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Shillong

Nature Parks Museums
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Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

2
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.
On the 23rd (Thu), admire the sheer force of Wah Kaba Falls, admire the sheer force of Daiñthlen Falls, and then snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church, then Head underground at Arwah Cave, then admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Cherrapunjee online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Shillong to Cherrapunjee takes an hour. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Jamshedpur.

Things to do in Sohra

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave
Daiñthlen Falls ©
Daiñthlen Falls

1
day
Jamshedpur

Jamshedpur ©
Jamshedpur is the most populous urban agglomeration in the Indian state of Jharkhand.Jamshedpur is the headquarters of the East Singhbhum district of Jharkhand. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhuvaneshwari Temple, then get to know the resident critters at Tata Steel Zoological Park, and then stroll around Jubilee Park.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Jamshedpur trip website .

You can drive from Cherrapunjee to Jamshedpur in 28.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In May in Jamshedpur, expect temperatures between 45°C during the day and 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Jamshedpur

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Jubilee Park ©
Jubilee Park
Tata Steel Zoological Park ©
Tata Steel Zoological Park
Bhuvaneshwari Temple ©
Bhuvaneshwari Temple

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