7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Shillong
— 2 nights
2
Mawlynnong
— 1 night
3
Sohra
— 3 nights

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 3rd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, then take a stroll through Police Bazar, and then explore the activities along Ward's Lake. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, identify plant and animal life at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, and then brush up on your military savvy at Air Force Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Shillong trip planner.

Lucknow to Shillong is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. July in Shillong sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
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 5th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Roots Bridges, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall, and then wander the streets of Mawlynnong Village.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mawlynnong trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Sohra.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks · Neighborhoods · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges
Mawlynnong Waterfall ©
Mawlynnong Waterfall

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.
Get outdoors at Mawsmai Cave and Mawkdok Dympep Valley. It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Thangkharang Park and take in the dramatic scenery at Daiñthlen Falls.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Sohra day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Mawlynnong to Sohra takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls
Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls ©
Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls

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