9 days in India Itinerary

9 days in India Itinerary

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1
Shillong
— 1 night
2
Sohra
— 1 night
3
Gangtok
— 2 nights
4
Darjeeling
— 2 nights

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 16th (Sun), explore the activities along Umiam Lake, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and then visit Police Bazar. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Shillong View Point, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, and then examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Shillong planning app.

London, UK to Shillong is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 5.5 hours traveling from London to Shillong due to the time zone difference. In June, Shillong is much hotter than London - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Sohra.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
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Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls
Police Bazar ©
Police Bazar
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake

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night
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 18th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Wah Kaba Falls, explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and then snap pictures at Double Decker Living Root Bridge.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sohra trip itinerary site.

Drive from Shillong to Sohra in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Gangtok.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Wah Kaba Falls ©
Wah Kaba Falls

2
nights
Gangtok

Gangtok ©
Situated in the eastern Himalayan range, state capital Gangtok combines a modern, resort town style with ancient spiritual beliefs and an impressive natural heritage.
Gangtok is known for nature, historic sites, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Nathula, stop by MG Marg, get great views at Ganesh Tok View Point, and admire the sheer force of Banjhakri Water Falls.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Gangtok journey app.

Fly from Sohra to Gangtok in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Darjeeling.

Things to do in Gangtok

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Nathula ©
Nathula
MG Marg ©
MG Marg
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple ©
Baba Harbhajan Singh Temple

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nights
Darjeeling

Darjeeling ©
The train, the tea, and the hills bring visitors to Darjeeling, one of India's most famous and well-preserved Raj-era hill stations.
On the 22nd (Sat), deepen your understanding at Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, take in the spiritual surroundings of Japanese Peace Pagoda, thendon't miss a visit to Batasia Loop, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Guru Sakya Monastery, and finally take some stellar pictures from Tiger Hill.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Darjeeling trip planner.

Drive from Gangtok to Darjeeling in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Darjeeling

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park ©
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park
Tiger Hill ©
Tiger Hill
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute ©
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

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