Adventurous Shillong, Cherrapunji and Kaziranga Tour Package (9D-8N)
3N Shillong, 2N Cherrapunji, 2N Kaziranga, 1N Guwahati
Activities: Sightseeing and Trekking.
Type of Tour: Family Tour, Honeymoon Tour
Places covered: Umiam lake, Cherrapunji – Nohkalikai falls, Seven sisters falls, Mawsmai cave, Double decker root bridges, Rainbow falls, Mawlynnong, Living root bridge, Dawki. Shillong – Shillong Peak, Elephant Falls, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Golflinks, Ward’s Lake, Botanical Garden, Lady Hydari Park. Kaziranga National Park – Elephant safari, Jeep safari. Guwahati – Kamakhya Temple.
Package Cost: Quote on request.
Accommodation: 3 star hotels or similar.
Package Itinerary Details:-
Day 01: Arrive to Guwahati – Shillong
On arrival at the Guwahati airport/railway station, you will meet our representative and drive to Shillong. The distance is approximately 104 kms from the railway station and 117 kms from the airport. Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya. Also known as the “Scotland of the East” or “Abode of the Clouds”. Shillong is among one of the cleanest city in the country. On the way visit Umiam Lake view Point a beautiful and picturesque lake. On arriving, check into the hotel in Shillong and rest there for the night.
Day 02: Shillong – Cherrapunjee (Sohra)
After breakfast leave for Cherrapunjee which is nearly 65 kms from Shillong and a “must see” place for all the tourists. Cherrapunjee is one of the wettest place in the world and on your way to Cherrapunjee, you will come across Mawkdok Dympep Valley and several waterfalls diving into steep gorges. On arrival, check into the hotel.
After a short halt at the hotel, visit the famous Seven Sisters Falls, Nohkalikai falls, Mawsmai Cave. In the evening return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 03: Jingkieng Nongriat – Double Decker Root Bridge and Rainbow Falls
Today we will go on a guided trek to the Double Decker Root Bridge. After an early breakfast, we 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 bridge. 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 move to the hotel. Spend the evening in peace to get rid from tiredness. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 04: Mawlynnong, Living Root Bridge and Dawki
As part of your itinerary, after enjoying an appetizing breakfast, head towards Mawlynnong, which is known as the cleanest village in Asia. On arriving here one can take a tour of the village and see the Living Root Bridge which is made from roots of hundreds of 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 in the Umngot river where the water is so clear that one can see through it. Spend some quality time at the Indo-Bangladesh border and then drive to Shillong City. Upon arrival, check into the hotel. Rest at the hotel for the night.
Day 05: Shillong City Tour
Day 5 begins after breakfast. First stop at Shillong Peak from where one can see the mesmerizing view of the beautiful city of Shillong. Elephant Falls, a three step waterfall, named after the elephant shaped rock at the foot of the falls would be your next destination. The rest of the visiting places comprise of St. Mary’s Cathedral, Golflinks, Ward’s Lake, Botanical Garden, Lady Hydari Park. Drive back to the hotel for overnight stay.
Day 06: Shillong to Kaziranga National Park (6 hrs drive, 280 kms)
Post breakfast, travel to Kaziranga National Park. Kaziranga is famous for the One horned Rhino and is also considered as a World Heritage Site. On reaching Kaziranga, you will be transferred to the wildlife resort where you can enjoy a refreshing walk by the river side in the evening. Rest at the resort for the night.
Day 07: Elephant safari and Jeep safari
Elephant safari begins from 05:30 am to 06:30 am. Drive back to resort for a delicious breakfast. After breakfast, the jeep safari begins to either central range of the park and then later come back to the hotel for lunch. Post lunch, head out for another jeep safari to the western range of the park. The evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 08: Guwahati – Kamakhya Mandir
Today after having breakfast, drive to Guwahati and visit the Kamakhya Devi Temple – The temple is dedicated to goddess Kamakhya, an incarnation of Sati. It is situated on the Nilachal hills, says the Shiva Purana, that the yoni or creative organ of Sati fell off when Lord Vishnu, in an attempt to save the world from the Shiva’s tandava nrittya or the dance of destruction, chopped her dead body into 51 pieces with his suddarshan chakra. After this check into the hotel. The evening is at leisure. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: End of the Tour
After breakfast check out from the hotel with all the memories of the tour. Then our driver will drop you at your desired dropping points (Airport/Railway Station) for your journey back home. Our team will strive to make your trip wonderful and a memorable one.
Why book with Travenjo
–Being local based online travel portal we have experience in managing Shillong Sightseeing Day Tour well.
-Our Cabs are clean and well maintained.
-We provide back end assistance during your trip.
-Our drivers have local knowledge and are trained as guide to perform as driver cum guide making your trip cost efficient.
-All conveyance by Travenjo Air-Conditioned Sedan Cabs
-Sightseeing and Transportation
-1 child below 6 years of age is allowed in a double room
-Flight Tickets/ Train Tickets
-Entry fees for visiting different places
-Lunch throughout the tour
-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.