8 days in Cherrapunjee & Shillong Itinerary

8 days in Cherrapunjee & Shillong Itinerary

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8 days in Cherrapunjee & Shillong Itinerary

Start: Cherrapunjee
1
Cherrapunjee
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Shillong
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Cherrapunjee

4
nights
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
Cherrapunjee is known for nature, wildlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge, Head underground at Mawsmai Cave, take in the dramatic scenery at DaiƱthlen Falls, and pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cherrapunjee visit planning website .

Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Shillong.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Smit Village, Arwah Lumshyna Tourist Cave
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, then explore the activities along Umiam Lake, and then pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, then make a trip to Shillong View Point, then admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, and finally wander the streets of Police Bazar.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Shillong trip maker tool .

Getting from Cherrapunjee to Shillong by car takes about 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Shillong can reach 92°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Shillong

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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