4 Nights in Shillong and 1 Night in Cherrapunji
Accommodation: Travenjo selected rooms 3 Star() / Standard
Activities: Sightseeing and Caving.
Type of Tour: Family Tour, Honeymoon Tour
Shillong – Don Bosco Museum, Shillong Peak, Elephant Falls, Laitlum Canyons, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Golflinks, Ward’s Lake, Lady Hydari Park.
Cherrapunji – Nohkalikai falls, Seven sisters falls, Mawsmai cave, Arwah Cave, Dainthlen Falls, Wei Saw Dong Falls.
- Day – 1 : Arrive at Guwahati and transfer to Shillong:
As you arrive at the Guwahati railway station or the airport, you will be met and greeted by our company representative and drive to Shillong which is the capital city of Meghalaya. The distance is about 104 kms from the railway station and 117 kms from the airport. Shillong is among one of the cleanest city in the country and is also known as the “Scotland of the East” or “Abode of the Clouds”. On reaching Shillong, check into the hotel and ease up. Overnight stay at the hotel.
- Day – 2 : Laitlum Canyons, Shillong Peak and Elephant Falls:
After an early morning breakfast, pickup from your hotel and head towards the Laitlum Canyons, a delighting place which will mesmerize you. Enjoy the breathtaking view of the canyon, its steep winding stairways that bend their way deep downhill leading to a small village. Laitlum is not crowded like other tourist destinations. It is a beautiful and unique valley with a pleasant hilly weather. Spend your time in the nature and rejuvenate yourself. Then drive to Shillong Peak which is situated at the height of 6449 sq.ft and 1965m above sea level and Shillong City gets recognition from the Peak itself. A telescope is also installed at the top of the peak building where you can have the Bird’s Eye View from one corner to another corner of Shillong. The last destination of the day would be Elephant Falls, located in Upper Shillong which is famous as well as beautiful. The three stepped waterfall is named after an elephant like stone at its foot. As the second day of your Amazing Shillong Holiday Package comes to an end, drive back to the hotel in Shillong for your stay overnight.
- Day – 3 : Sohra Sightseeing and Caving:
Today post breakfast, you will be travelling to the place with the second highest rainfall, Cherrapunji. At first you will stop by the Mawkdok Valley which is well known for activities like zip lining and is also a prominent sightseeing spot for tourists. Then check in to the hotel on reaching Cherrapunji. After a short break, we will then move further for sightseeing and stop by some of the major attractions in Cherrapunji which includes Nohkalikai Falls, Seven Sisters falls, Mawsmai falls. Also, experience caving as you visit the Mawsmai Cave. Mawsmai cave is not very long and provides ample opportunity to see the stalactites and stalagmites formation of water dripping along the limestone walls. Later, return back to your hotel for an overnight stay in Cherrapunji.
- Day – 4 : Dainthlen Falls, Wei saw dong falls and caving:
This morning after having breakfast which is a part of your Amazing Shillong Holiday Package’s itinerary, we will drive to Dainthlen Falls which is approximately 10kms from Cherrapunji. Legend goes that the people of the land killed a big snake called ‘Thlen’ that lived in the cave nearby. The rock carvings seen here of the snake are said to represent the symbols of evil and greed. As it is a soft waterfall, you may not hear the roaring sounds of water falling but still the atmosphere is electrifying and the breathtaking views are a treat to your eyes. Then, move to Wei Sawdong Falls which is 1 km away from Dainthlen falls. To reach the falls, you need to hike through a steep path which will take about 15-20 minutes. As you arrive at the three-step waterfalls, you will experience nature at its best and the beauty is beyond expression. Afterwards en-route Shillong, stop by Arwah cave which is a limestone cave with all the fossils and hidden treasures. The pleasant walk through the enchanting woods is a beautiful experience. Cave is also beautiful and you can go deep inside. You can also view Wah-kaba falls as you exit the cave. As your day comes to an end, drive to Shillong and register yourselves in to the hotel for an overnight sleep.
- Day – 5 : Sightseeing around Shillong City:
Shillong City Sightseeing begins after an early meal. Drive to Don Bosco Museum where you will learn about the indigenous cultures of North eastern states. 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. Don’t forget to go up onto the Skywalk for a mesmerizing view of Shillong city. This city also includes other amazing tourist spots 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 boasts 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 – 6 : End of Amazing Shillong Holiday Package:
After 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 endeavour to make your trip glorious 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.