7 days in Sohra, Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

7 days in Sohra, Shillong & Guwahati Itinerary

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Sohra
— 2 nights
2
Shillong
— 2 nights
3
Guwahati
— 2 nights

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nohkalikai Falls and Mawsmai Cave. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Mawkdok Dympep Valley, snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge, and pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Sohra trip planner.

Guwahati to Sohra is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls

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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.
Get outdoors at Elephant Falls and Mawphlang Sacred Forest. Get a sense of the local culture at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures and Police Bazar. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Umiam Lake, explore the different monuments and memorials at Anglican Cemetry, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Grand Madina Masjid.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Shillong trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sohra to Shillong takes 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Shillong can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Guwahati.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar

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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 28th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at ISKCON Guwahati, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Navagraha Temple, and finally contemplate the long history of Kamakhya Temple. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Umananda Temple, see the interesting displays at Assam Rajyik State Museum, see the sky in a new way at Guwahati Planetarium, take in the exciting artwork at The Maati Centre, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sukreswar Temple, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple.

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You can drive from Shillong to Guwahati in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Guwahati are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple ©
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple

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