4 Nights in Shillong and 1 Night in Cherrapunji
Accommodation: Travenjo selected rooms 3 Star() / Standard
Activities: Sightseeing, Adventure, Caving and Trekking.
Type of Tour: Family Tour, Honeymoon Tour, Fun tour.
Shillong – Don Bosco Museum, Elephant Falls, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Golflinks, Ward’s Lake, Botanical Garden, Lady Hydari Park.
Cherrapunji – Dainthlen Falls, Arwah Caves, Seven Sister Falls, Garden of Caves, Mawkdok Valley, Wakaba Falls.
Others – Umiam Lake, Mawlynnong, Dawki.
Package Itinerary Details:-
- Day – 1 : Guwahati Arrival – Transfer to Shillong:
No sooner that you arrive at the Guwahati Airport or the Railway Station, receive a warm welcome as you meet our tour representative/driver. Step in our clean, well-maintained private vehicle and as your Majestic Meghalaya Tour begins, our driver who will be leading you on this tour will drive you to Shillong also known as the Scotland of the East. On your journey to Shillong you will drive through beautiful hills and you will come to a halt when you come across Umiam Lake. Umiam Lake is a scenic eye-catching man-made reservoir in the outskirts of the Capital. Later continue your trip to Shillong and on reaching check-in to your hotel. In the evening, spend your time visiting the local markets and dig-in to some shopping. Then return to the hotel and have a delightful stay overnight.
- Day – 2 : Shillong City Sightseeing:
After an early breakfast begin the second day of Majestic Meghalaya Tour. Drive to Don Bosco Museum where you will learn about the indigenous cultures of different states in the North East. As you move within the museum, get a glimpse of the artifacts, clothing and tools used by the local tribes of the north-eastern states. Do not forget to go up onto the Skywalk for a mesmerizing view of Shillong city. This city also has other amazing tourist locations like the Ward’s Lake which is popular for short garden walks and boating. Golflinks, one of the largest Golf courses in Asia with an 18 hole Golf Course is outlined amid thick pine groves and rhododendron trees. Lady Hydari Park is a beautiful park set up with stretches of roses and other beautiful flowers. The park also includes a Mini zoo which has about 70 birds, 135 mammals and reptiles. The Botanical Garden presents exotic plants and rare collection of orchids. St. Mary’s Cathedral is the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Shillong which covers the districts of East Khasi Hills and Ri-Bhoi. After visiting these places, return to the hotel and rest for the night.
- Day – 3 : Observe Waterfalls and Caves in Cherrapunji:
Today after an appetizing breakfast we will begin our tour to Cherrapunji. En route stop at Elephant Falls which is a beautiful three-step waterfall and later stop at Mawkdok Dympep Valley which is a prominent location for this tour. Then continue driving to Cherrapunji and on arrival check-in to the hotel. Cherrapunji is the second wettest location in the world (Mawsynram in Meghalaya is the wettest destination in the world). After a quick freshen up, pursue another sightseeing tour around some of the major attractions in Cherrapunji. These places include Nohkalikai Falls which is the tallest plunge waterfall in the country. Other places include Nohsngithiang Falls or common known as the Seven Sister Falls, Dainthlen Falls, Wakaba Falls. Experience caving as you explore the Arwah Caves which has a couple of interesting features like stalactites and stalagmites. Following this return to the hotel in Cherrapunji for a pleasant stay overnight.
- Day – 4 : Trekking tour to the Double Decker Root Bridge:
Today we will go on a trek to the Double Decker Root Bridge. After an early breakfast, we will drive to Tyrna village, which is starting point of the trek and the last stopping place for vehicles. A trek of over 3000+ steps, through sacred groves of trees and across narrow suspended bridges over rivers is a steep flight of steps which is narrow at certain junctions. The path passes by a number of houses with well-maintained bush fences. As the stairs conclude, the route is followed by three suspension bridges over rivers and a forest trail that succeeds it. Then the occasional ascents and descents on the forest trail continue until reaching the gates of Nongriat. The scenery of the place is beyond description. Your will get amazed of walking over the roots which is quite scary at the beginning but once you start, it will end with great enthusiasm. The pleasant sound of waterfall and the picturesque forest all around will provide you an altogether different experience with the mesmerizing feeling. Here the double-decker living root bridges overlook a series of naturally forming swimming pools. Soak in the natural pools below the bridge and relish the beautiful sight wondering the making of the double decker root bridges. After spending some time at the bridge, move further ahead to the rainbow falls. On finally reaching the falls, one can feel the mist from the falls as they come close to it and as the name goes by one can witness the rainbow on the falls if the weather’s good. Then trek back to Tyrna and drive to Shillong. Spend your time in peace to get rid from tiredness as you stay overnight at the hotel in Shillong.
- Day – 5 : Set sail on the crystal clear Umngot River and visit Mawlynnong – Cleanest Village:
Today after a healthy breakfast, we will be heading towards the cleanest village in Asia. On arrival at Mawlynnong you can take a tour of the village and see the Living Root Bridge which is made from roots of hundred years old living trees. Also see the balancing rock and have a leisure time in the village. Then move to Dawki and have a thrilling experience of riding in wooden boats on the Umngot river where the water is crystal clear and turquoise in colour. Spend some quality time at the Indo-Bangladesh border and then drive back to Shillong. Upon arrival, check into the hotel in Shillong for a lovely stay overnight.
- Day – 6 : End of Majestic Meghalaya Tour:
Today after having breakfast, drive to Guwahati. Enroute stop at Nongpoh for refreshments. Later on reaching Guwahati, stop at your desired dropping points either Airport or the Railway station for your journey back home. Our team will strive to make your trip a wonderful and a memorable one.
Things to carry
- Warm Clothes
- Small Medicine Box
- Valid Identity Proof
- Good Quality Shoes
- Hotel accommodations
- All conveyance by Travenjo Air-Conditioned Sedan Cabs
- Sightseeing and Transportation
- 1 child below 6 years of age is allowed in a double room
- Complimentary breakfast
- Flight Tickets/Train Tickets
- Entry fees for visiting different places
- Lunch throughout the fare
- Airfares, airport tax, visa fees, or insurance
- Personal Drinks, laundry, camera fees etc.
- Things which are not included above
- Once we receive the payment you will receive an acknowledgment email from us showing receipt and confirmation of payment.
- 25% of total package cost if cancelled 30 days before the starting date of the trip.
- 50% of total package cost if cancelled 15-30 days before the starting date of the trip.
- 100% of total package cost if cancelled 0-15 days before the starting date of the trip.