8 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

8 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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Shillong
— 3 nights
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Dawki
— 1 night
3
Mawlynnong
— 1 night
4
Sohra
— 2 nights

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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.
Shillong is known for nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake, admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, and take a stroll through Police Bazar.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Shillong trip builder tool.

New Delhi to Shillong is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from New Delhi in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 14°C in Shillong. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Dawki.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures

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. On the 17th (Thu), admire the sheer force of Byrdaw Falls, then explore the activities along Umngot River, then explore the activities along Dawki River, and finally contemplate the long history of India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate.

To find out how to plan a trip to Dawki, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Shillong to Dawki in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Dawki

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Dawki River ©
Dawki River
Umngot River ©
Umngot River
India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate ©
India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Aptly nicknamed "God's own garden," Mawlynnong seduces visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, cleanliness of its streets, and beauty of its colorful flower gardens.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): wander the streets of Mawlynnong Village, then explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, then take some stellar pictures from Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Epiphany.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mawlynnong tour planner.

Traveling by car from Dawki to Mawlynnong takes 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Sohra.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks · Neighborhoods · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mawlynnong Village ©
Mawlynnong Village
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge ©
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Church and then snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Arwah Cave, take in the dramatic scenery at Nohkalikai Falls, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave.

Start your trip to Sohra by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Mawlynnong to Sohra in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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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