Meghalaya - Mesmerizing Meghalaya : 3Nights/4Days

  • Mountain
  • Hotel Accommodation
  • Drive
  • Altitude
  • Photography

Destination

Shillong - Cherrapunji - Mawlynnong

Trip at a Glance

The trip can be done throughout the year.
All transportation will be done by personalized car.
The trip can be done by a single individual, couple, family and group of friends.
The daytime temperature records between 13°C to 18°C whereas the night temperature ranges between 5°C to 8°C.


Activities and Highlights

Experience the man-made nature’s wonders – The Living Root Bridges.
Unique experience of magnificence of skyline and plains of Bangladesh.
Magnificent lakes and waterfalls, mystic caves and visually arresting landscapes at mountain foothills.
Opportunity to explore the Khasi people while traveling through the magnificent villages.

Come and catch the clouds at their backyard. While running behind the clouds you can enjoy the magnificent waterfalls and blooming orchid. Meghalaya is surrounded by hills – Khasi, Garo & Jaintia. Meghalaya offers you an undisrupted beauty of the nature. Meghalaya is also known as “The Scotland of East” for its scenic beauty.
Mawlynnong/Mawlynnong Village located in the East Khasi Hills of Meghalaya has won the acclaim of being the cleanest village in Asia.

Day #1: Guwahati to Shillong (100 km/ 3hrs)

On Arrival at Guwahati Airport/Station meet our team and will drive you straight to the hotel at Shillong.
Enjoy the natural beauty of in and around the Guwahati, falling on both sides of the roads. Enjoy the beautiful Umiom Lake aka BaraPani on your way to Shillong.
Guests can spend the evening at leisure and explore the local market.

Day #2: Shillong to Mawlynnong & Back

After breakfast we will start our drive to Mawlynnong, located in the East Khasi Hills, it is referred to as ‘God’s own garden’. It has won the acclaim of being the cleanest village in Asia. From here you can enjoy the breathtaking view of Banglades Plains.
Move inside the forest to witness the man-made natural wonder ‘Living Root Bridge’.
Guests can then visits Dawki, a small town in Jaintia Hills & the clear and stunning Umgnot River.
Start your journey back to your hotel at Shillong.

Day #3: Shillong to Cherrapunji and Back (54km / 2hrs)

We will start our early morning journey towards Cherrapunji. It has often been credited as being the wettest place on Earth, but for now nearby Mawsynram currently holds that distinction. Cherrapunji still holds the all-time record for the most rainfall in a calendar month and in a year.
You will enjoy another man-made natural wonder, the Double Decker Root Bridge located in a small Khasi tribe village named Nongriat. The massive thick roots can hold the weight of multiple persons at a time.
We will move towards Mawsmai Cave, these limestone caves are a major crowd pullerthat leaves tourists spellbound.The stalactites and stalagmites caves have innumerable forms, shapes and sizes inside leaving one to imagine as many life forms as possible.
Start your journey back to your hotel at Shillong.

Day #4: Shillong to Guwahati (100 km/ 3hrs)

We will start our journey early in the morning towards Guwahati.
On the way we will first enjoy the view of Shillong Viewpoint at 1962m high. Guests will enjoy a panoramic view of the city, the waterfalls, the lush green Himalayas.
We will move to visit the Japanese styled garden named Lady Hydari Park, a destination for the animal and bird lovers.
Visit the Elephant Fall, once referred to as Three Steps Fall.
Reach Guwahati and stay overnight at the Hotel.

We will provide hotel room accommodation on twin sharing basis with attached bathroom as per the package chosen.

Inclusions

Room as per package chosen on twin sharing basis.
Daily Morning Breakfast.
All Transfer & sightseeing by Private Vehicle.
Pick Up & Drop to Airport/ Rly. Station.
Transportation for Complete sightseeing.
Toll, Parking, Driver Allowance, Permit.
All Applicable Taxes.

Exclusions

Air Fare/ Train Fare.
Meals : Lunch/ Dinner.
Personal Expenses At Hotels.
Monuments Entry Ticket fee.
Any kind of Insurance.
Tips.
Anything not specifically mentioned under the head "Tour Inclusion"

Raincoats/Rainproof Jacket and Umbrella.
Chocolates, dry fruits.
It is advised to carry Odomos.
You may carry swimwear and swimming gears too.
Personal Medical Kit
You are advised to carry your personal medical kit.
Required Documents
It is mandatory to carry original and photocopy of an identity proof issued by Government and two copies of recent passport size photograph.
Carry inner line permits during the travel.

What is the style of accommodation provided?

Hotel accommodation will be provided depending on the packages chosen.

What will be the transport provided?

Transport will vary depending on the team size and packages chosen. If the group has less than 4 people, then Sedan will be provided. Otherwise Innova, Tata Sumo or similar.

Will there be rains?

Yes, you may find rain. Mawsynram, located in the Meghalaya State in India, is the wettest place in the world, with an annual rainfall of 11,871 millimeters.

Who will be with us on the trip from Ghumakkad?

Ghumakkad’s representative will be there with you during the trip. If it’s a group of 15 or more people, then there will be a senior trip lead to accompany you.

Gallery

feature-img