8 days in India Itinerary

8 days in India Itinerary

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8 days in India Itinerary

Start: Guwahati
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Shillong
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cherrapunjee
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Mawlynnong
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Dawki
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
5
Kaziranga National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
End: Guwahati

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Sat), see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, then wander the streets of Police Bazar, then pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, identify plant and animal life at Mawphlang Sacred Forest, then make a trip to Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong, and finally admire the striking features of The Grand Madina Masjid.

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Guwahati to Shillong is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in November, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cherrapunjee.

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Parks Museums Wildlife
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Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar
Mawphlang Sacred Forest ©
Mawphlang Sacred Forest

2
nights
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Don Bosco Shrine, and then snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge. On the next day, look for all kinds of wild species at Mawkdok Dympep Valley, then Head underground at Mawsmai Cave, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cherrapunjee driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Shillong to Cherrapunjee takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
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Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Mawkdok Dympep Valley ©
Mawkdok Dympep Valley
Nongsawlia Church ©
Nongsawlia Church

2
nights
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
On the 6th (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, identify plant and animal life at Mawlynnong Village, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany. On the next day, make a trip to Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall, and then admire the sheer force of Bophill Falls.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Mawlynnong itinerary builder app .

Drive from Cherrapunjee to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Dawki.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bophill Falls
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Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Church of the Epiphany ©
Church of the Epiphany
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges

1
night
Dawki

Dawki ©
Dawki or Dauki is a town in West Jaintia Hills district, Meghalaya, India.GeographyIt is located at, on the border between India and Bangladesh.Border-crossingDawki-Tamabil is one of the few road border crossings between India and Bangladesh. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Byrdaw Falls and then explore the activities along Dawki River.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Dawki online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Mawlynnong to Dawki in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Kaziranga National Park.

Things to do in Dawki

Nature Parks

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Byrdaw Falls
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Dawki River ©
Dawki River

1
night
Kaziranga National Park

Kaziranga National Park ©
A World Heritage Site, Kaziranga National Park provides a habitat for a significant percentage of the world's greater one-horned rhinoceroses, as well as a notably high density of tigers.
On the 9th (Sat), let the kids burn off some steam at Kaziranga National Orchid And Biodiversity Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kaziranga National Park vacation planner.

Getting from Dawki to Kaziranga National Park by car takes about 7.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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