7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Shillong
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Mawlynnong
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Sohra
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

3
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.
Police Bazar and Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visiting David Scott Trail and Elephant Falls will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, explore the activities along Umiam Lake, take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Saints Church, and make a trip to Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Shillong visit planner .

Bengaluru to Shillong is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

David Scott Trail
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David Scott Trail ©
David Scott Trail
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, then take some stellar pictures from Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mawlynnong Village.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Mawlynnong trip itinerary site .

Drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods
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Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge ©
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges

2
nights
Sohra

Sohra ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church, then explore the fascinating underground world of Arwah Cave, and finally admire the sheer force of Daiñthlen Falls. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Sa-I-Mika Park and then admire the sheer force of Nohkalikai Falls.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Cherrapunjee online travel route planner .

Drive from Mawlynnong to Cherrapunjee in 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave
Daiñthlen Falls ©
Daiñthlen Falls
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave

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