8 days in Shillong & Chandigarh Itinerary

8 days in Shillong & Chandigarh Itinerary

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1
Shillong
— 3 nights
2
Chandigarh
— 3 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: see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, contemplate the waterfront views at Umiam Lake, admire the natural beauty at Lady Hydari Park, and don't miss a visit to Shillong View Point.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Shillong trip itinerary tool.

New Delhi to Shillong is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In May, Shillong is slightly colder than New Delhi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Chandigarh.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
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Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

3
nights
Chandigarh

Chandigarh ©
Leading the post-independence development of the country, Chandigarh represents the first planned city built after the colonial-era ended.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kasauli (Shri Baba Balak Nath Temple, Christ Church, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Harmandir Sahib, see the interesting displays at Government Museum and Art Gallery, stroll around The Rock Garden of Chandigarh, and buy something for everyone on your list at Elante mall.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Chandigarh trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Shillong to Chandigarh takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chandigarh

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Kasauli, Harmandir Sahib, Kansa Devi Temple
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Harmandir Sahib ©
Harmandir Sahib
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh ©
The Rock Garden of Chandigarh
Sukhna Lake ©
Sukhna Lake

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