Arrival at Guwahati Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport GAU / Guwahati Railway Station GHY & transfer to Cherrapunjee Holiday Resort. On the way visit to Shillong Peak & Elephant Falls – Evening free for leisure, Overnight Stay at Cherrapunjee
Slightly over two hours a distance of approximat Cherrapunjee, a sub-division in the East Khasi Hills district of Meghalaya is set upon a picturesque plateau on the southern slopes of the state The swift flowing rivers and streams flow in a southernly direction to the plains Caves & view of Bangladesh Neighbouring country Mawsmai caves, Seven Sister falls, Eco park - In the evening, one can go for shopping at Cherrapunjee , Overnight Stay at Cherrapunjee
Early morning breakfast checkout from Cherrapunjee Holiday Resort and proceed to Shillong - start the local sightseeing - The places of interest includes The city’s own Ward’s Lake is popular for short garden walks & boating - The Botanical Garden offers plethora of indigenous and exotic plants & rare collection of orchids - Lady Hydari Park is a Japanese style landscaped park endowed with streaches of roses & exquisite flowers - One of the largest Golf courses in Asia is an 18 hole Golf Course is charted amidst a surging valley full of thick pine groves & rhododendron trees - Spend the evening in the splendid arena - The State Museum is a display of the lifestyle and heritage of the people of Meghalaya - Shillong and its surrounding is dotted with splendid waterfalls cascading down deep valleys forming misty sparks as they break the silence of the surroundings - Elephant Falls is a mountain stream gorging down two successive falls set in dells of fern covered rocks - For the Bird’s ey
Early morning breakfast checkout from Shillong Hotel and - Excursion to Mwallynnong - Next one has to drive for slightly over 2 ½ - 3 hours a distance of approximately 90 kilometers - Mawlynnong nestled in the pristine hill state of Meghalaya, is along the Indo-Bangla border - This nice and colourful little village is known for its cleanliness - The village offers many interesting sights such as the living root bridge and another strange natural phenomenon of a boulder balancing on another rock - Residential facilities are still scarce and are in the process of being developed, the existing one constructed from bamboo and thatch is quite hospitable - It is an artist's delight and would titillate creative writers and poets - Drive back to Guwahati - Evening visit Local markets - Over night in Guwahati
Early morning breakfast - Start your sightseeing tour and visit Kamakhya temple - Situated atop the Nilachal Hills, the foremost shrine of Assam, Kamakhya is an ancient seat of Tantrik and Shakti cults of Hinduism - Close to Kamakhya temple is Bubhaneshwari temple from where one can have a panoramic view of the Brahmaputra River and the city - Visit Bashista Ashram - - Visit Guwahati Museum- where one can see largest assamese ethnic & traditional, cultural collection - Evening free to stroll around the area or visit local market -Evening Brahmaputra Cruise is Optional - Overnight stay at Guwahati
After breakfast drive to Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport GAU / Guwahati Railway Station GHY - Forwarding Journey
Cherrapunjee continues to receive the highest recorded rainfall in the whole world despite cyclical below average rainfall in some years. Cherrapunjee is locally known as 'Sohra' which name has now been declared as the official name of the place by the state Government. The fact that Cherrapunjee / Sohra falls directly on the path of South West Monsoon and the oragraphy of the hills at about Cherrapunjee helps to funnel and converge the monsoon clouds of a wide area to a relatively small area and deflect them upwards to cooler climes contribute to such heavy rainfall.
Guwahati or Pragjyotishpur, the gateway of North East, is one of the historical cities of India with a glorious past. The city has experienced rapid transformation and has developed into a vibrant and cosmopolitan centre with major activities in Hi-Tech and I.T. sectors. Guwahati has witnessed tremendous growth in the industrial sector and had a rapid face lift in the recent past, which has made this place as good as any other developed city of India.
Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, is a hill town, situated in the north eastern part of India. Shillong in Meghalaya is situated at an altitude of 1496 m above sea level. Shillong remained the capital of Assam, before the formation of Meghalaya in the 1974. The place, the people and the climate all combined together to create an amiable atmosphere, to make Shillong Meghalaya an ideal holiday destination throughout the year. Shillong tourism you can view beautiful lakes and waterfalls set in pine forests and green mountains. It is a popular hill-station which the British used to call the Scotland of the East.