8 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

8 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

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8 days in Meghalaya Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Shillong
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Mawlynnong
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cherrapunjee
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: New Delhi

3
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.
Shillong is known for nature, museums, historic sites, parks, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Umiam Lake, examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures, admire the sheer force of Elephant Falls, and explore the striking landscape at Laitlum Canyons.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Shillong holiday builder .

New Delhi to Shillong is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. July in Shillong sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Mawlynnong.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 19:
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Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

1
night
Mawlynnong

Mawlynnong ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Bophill Falls, admire the sheer force of Mawlynnong Waterfall, then don't miss a visit to Jingmaham Living Root Bridge, and finally explore the striking landscape at Roots Bridges.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mawlynnong tour planner .

You can drive from Shillong to Mawlynnong in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cherrapunjee.

Things to do in Mawlynnong

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Bophill Falls
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 20:
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Bophill Falls ©
Bophill Falls
Mawlynnong Waterfall ©
Mawlynnong Waterfall
Roots Bridges ©
Roots Bridges

3
nights
Cherrapunjee

Cherrapunjee ©
Cherrapunjee is known for nature, wildlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Double Decker Living Root Bridge, take in the dramatic scenery at Nohkalikai Falls, explore the fascinating underground world of Arwah Cave, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nongsawlia Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cherrapunjee tour itinerary maker website .

Getting from Mawlynnong to Cherrapunjee by car takes about 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cherrapunjee

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arwah Lumshyna Tourist Cave
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Double Decker Living Root Bridge ©
Double Decker Living Root Bridge
Nohkalikai Falls ©
Nohkalikai Falls
Arwah Cave ©
Arwah Cave

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