9 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

9 days in Shillong & Sohra Itinerary

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Shillong
— 5 nights
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Sohra
— 3 nights

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.
Attractions like Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures and Police Bazar make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Shillong with a short trip to David Scott Trail in Mawphlang, about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Umiam Lake, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, stroll around Lady Hydari Park, and make a trip to Meghalaya’s Mawlynnong.

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Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Shillong. May in Shillong sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Sohra.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

David Scott Trail
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Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures ©
Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures
Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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 18th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Wah Kaba Falls, then explore the fascinating underground world of Mawsmai Cave, and then take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Mawkdok Dympep Valley, take in the dramatic scenery at Daiñthlen Falls, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nongsawlia Presbyterian Church.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Sohra online road trip planner.

You can drive from Shillong to Sohra in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Sohra

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Mawsmai Cave ©
Mawsmai Cave
Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave

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