7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Meghalaya route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly to Gauhati, Taxi to Sohra
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Sohra
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mawlynnong
— 1 night
Drive
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Shillong
— 3 nights
Bus to Gauhati, Fly to Delhi

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Sohra

— 2 nights
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.
Sohra is known for nature, wildlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge, admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls, explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and look for all kinds of wild species at Mawkdok Dympep Valley.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sohra holiday builder app.

New Delhi to Sohra is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Mawlynnong

— 1 night
Aptly nicknamed "God's own garden," Mawlynnong seduces visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, cleanliness of its streets, and beauty of its colorful flower gardens.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): visit Mawlynnong Village, then explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, then take some stellar pictures from Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mawlynnong trip maker.

Drive from Sohra to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks · Neighborhoods · Wildlife · Nature

Shillong

— 3 nights
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
Shillong is known for nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, take in nature's colorful creations at Lady Hydari Park, and explore the activities along Ward's Lake.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Shillong travel route planner.

You can drive from Mawlynnong to Shillong in 2.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Shillong can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Meghalaya travel guide

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Waterfalls · Bodies of Water · Caves
A hilly and mountainous state with valleys and highland plateaus, Meghalaya offers a treat for nature lovers. A holiday in Meghalaya usually involves some combination of trekking, mountaineering, river canyoning, and swimming, plus a tour of ethnic villages and sampling of local cuisine. Visit the wettest place on earth, where subtropical forests hide living root bridges, impressive waterfalls, spectacular rock formations, and long cave systems. Sacred groves, lakes, and national parks harbor abundant wildlife, while year-round ethnic festivals and fairs keep alive traditional lifestyles.