8 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

8 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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1
Shillong
— 4 nights
2
Sohra
— 3 nights

4
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.
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures and All Saints Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Mawphlang Sacred Forest and Ward's Lake. Go for a jaunt from Shillong to Mawphlang to see David Scott Trail about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Police Bazar, explore the striking landscape at Laitlum Canyons, make a trip to Shillong View Point, and hunt for treasures at Iewduh Bara Bazar.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Shillong tour planner.

Guwahati to Shillong is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Shillong are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Sohra.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

David Scott Trail
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Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
David Scott Trail ©
David Scott Trail
All Saints Church ©
All Saints Church

3
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 11th (Sat): Head underground at Arwah Cave, take in the dramatic scenery at Nohkalikai Falls, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Sa-I-Mika Park. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church, thenHead underground at Mawsmai Cave, and finally identify plant and animal life at Eco Park.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sohra trip builder site.

You can drive from Shillong to Sohra in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave
Daiñthlen Falls ©
Daiñthlen Falls
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave

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