7 days in Shillong, Sohra & Guwahati Itinerary

7 days in Shillong, Sohra & Guwahati Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Shillong is known for nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Shillong View Point, pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and wander the streets of Police Bazar.

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Kolkata (Calcutta) to Shillong is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Sohra.

Things to do in Shillong

Nature · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar
Shillong View Point ©
Shillong View Point

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave and then take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge.

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You can drive from Shillong to Sohra in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Guwahati.

Things to do in Sohra

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave

2
nights
Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Umananda Temple. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamakhya Temple and then get to know the resident critters at Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden.

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Traveling by car from Sohra to Guwahati takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Guwahati

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden ©
Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden

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