9 days in Shillong & Mawlynnong Itinerary

9 days in Shillong & Mawlynnong Itinerary

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9 days in Shillong & Mawlynnong Itinerary

Start: Shillong
1
Shillong
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Mawlynnong
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
End: Shillong

5
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.
Family-friendly places like Mawjymbuin Cave and Daiñthlen Falls will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Shillong: Cherrapunjee (Duwan Sing Syiem View Point & Wah Kaba Falls). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, make a trip to Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong, take in the dramatic natural features at Laitlum Canyons, and brush up on your military savvy at Air Force Museum.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Shillong trip builder site .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Shillong. In November in Shillong, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Cherrapunjee
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Mawjymbuin Cave ©
Mawjymbuin Cave
Daiñthlen Falls ©
Daiñthlen Falls

3
nights
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Dawki River, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Epiphany, then take in the dramatic scenery at Mawlynnong Waterfall, and finally take some stellar pictures from Jingmaham Living Root Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mawlynnong Village, and then contemplate the long history of India-Bangladesh Friendship Gate.

Plan trip to Mawlynnong with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Shillong to Mawlynnong by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Dawki, Bophill Falls
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Dawki River ©
Dawki River
Mawlynnong Waterfall ©
Mawlynnong Waterfall
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge ©
Jingmaham Living Root Bridge

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