7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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7 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Mawlynnong
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cherrapunjee
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and then wander the streets of Police Bazar.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Shillong itinerary planner .

New Delhi to Shillong is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. September in Shillong sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Mawphlang Sacred Forest ©
Mawphlang Sacred Forest
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
On the 22nd (Sun), take a stroll through Mawlynnong Village, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Epiphany, then explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, and finally make a trip to Jingmaham Living Root Bridge.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Mawlynnong online trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

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

3
nights
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
Take a break from the city and head to Mawsmai Cave and Nohsngithiang (Seven Sisters) Falls.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Cherrapunjee online route planner .

Drive from Mawlynnong to Cherrapunjee in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls

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