Take this three-night, four-day Shillong, Cherrapunji tour package for a thrilling holiday among the best of natural
wonders. This itinerary of the Shillong, Cherrapunji tour is carefully planned to give you the best experience in the two
Meghalaya towns. A hill station in northeastern India, Shillong is the capital of the state of Meghalaya. Cherrapunji,
constructed from rubber plants, is renowned for its living root bridges. With this holiday, you will freshen up to the heart
and let the tension flow away with clattering waterfalls and tranquil lakes. Nature’s marvels draw you.
The gateway to Northeast India marks the launch of your Shillong, Cherrapunji package tour with your pickup from
Guwahati. You continue to Shillong from here. You’ll visit attractions such as Umiam Lake, Don Bosco Monument,
Botanical Garden, Lady Hydri Forest, and Ward’s Lake in this incredible destination of Meghalaya. On Ward’s Bay, you
can even enjoy boating. You will be brought to Cherrapunji the next day, where you will come across hotspots –
Nohkalikai Drop, Arwah Cave, Mawsmai Cave. Next up, as part of Shillong, Cherrapunji Sightseeing, you can travel to
Mawlynnong, Asia’s cleanest village. Dawki, River Umngot, Borhill Falls and Kyram Falls are other attractions that hold
you intrigued for the day.
Moreover, this Shillong, Cherrapunji tour offers you convenient lodging, easy transfers, tasty meals, and beautiful
places to explore.
Day 1 : Shillong: Arrival and sightseeing
This Shillong, Cherrapunji tour awaits you with a lovely ride.
You will be moved to Shillong once you obtain a pick-up from the Guwahati Airport/Railway Station. Visit the stunning
Umiam Lake en route. Continue to Shillong, where you can visit the local market and keep your souvenirs at home. The
other highlights of the day are the Don Bosco Memorial, the Botanical Garden, Lady Hydri Park, and boating on Ward’s
Bay. You can hit your hotel in Shillong while enjoying the sightseeing. Check-in, relax and spend the remainder of the day
at your leisure. Camp in quiet at the hotel later.
Day 2 : Cherrapunji: To waterfalls and caves
Today, your Shillong, Cherrapunji tour package would get you to Cherrapunji
Enjoy a delicious morning breakfast and hotel checkout. Now, when it comes to the wettest location in the country, you
can transfer to Cherrapunji—the lace that ranks second to Mawsynram. Drink in the environment of rolling valleys,
waterfalls, and aromatic vegetation. Furthermore, Shillong, Cherrapunji sightseeing brings you to Nohkalikai or Seven
Sisters Drop, a seven-segmented waterfall that falls more than 1000 feet in height. You will access caves including
Mawsmai Cave and Arwah Cave from here. For check-in, continue to your hotel and sleep restfully.
Nohkalikai Falls in Cherrapunji is the countrys third-highest waterfall, plunging from a dizzying height of 1,120 feet. It is
located about 5 kilometres from the town and is undoubtedly one of Cherrapunjis most popular tourist attractions. It
gushed down from the virgin woods of a hillside and formed a puddle. The monsoons are ideal for bringing the falls into full
bloom, but the beauty of Nohkalikai Falls can be appreciated all year. It is one of Cherrapunjis most stunning waterfalls.
Arwah Cave, one of Meghalayas most recently discovered caves, is one of Cherrapunjis most under-explored attractions.
Despite its enormous scale, only a portion of it is accessible to visitors. The cave has limestone formations and is home to
millions of year old marine animal fossils!.
Mawsynram is a peaceful little village lapped in the East Khasi Hill district, about 15 km from Cherrapunji, and is known
as the wettest spot on Earth. Every year, it receives over 11,000 mm of rain, turning the village a lush green. To muffle
the thunderous sounds of rain, the village houses are covered in dense grass.
Seven Sisters Falls
Seven Sisters Falls, Indias fourth highest plunge waterfall, is nestled within the East Khasi Hills District, just a short
distance from Mawsmai village. Its basically a set of seven different waterfalls that are all next to each other. This 315-
meter-high thunderous waterfall, also known as Nohsngithiang Falls or Mawsmai Falls, is one of Cherrapunjis most
Mawsmai Cave is a gateway to the world of underground adventure and is one of the most easily accessible of
Cherrapunjis many caves. Its easy enough to navigate that you wont need a guide. Mawsmai Cave, one of Cherrapunjis
most popular tourist attractions, is about 6 kilometres from the main town. The cave greets you with a yawning entrance
and tapers down a little further ahead, shaded by a dense canopy of trees.
Day 3 Shillong: Off to ‘God’s own garden’
On the last day of your Shillong tour itinerary, Cherrapunji welcomes you to Asia’s cleanest village.
Wake up to your hotel’s tasty breakfast and checkout. Now you’re going to travel to Mawlynnong, a picturesque village on
the India-Bangladesh border in the East Khasi Hills. The village is described as Asia’s cleanest village and is also referred
to as ‘God’s own garden.’ Continue to Dawki as per this Shillong, Cherrapunji package tour and stay at River Umngot for
some clicks after enjoying the spotless beauty of this village. At the sight of Borhill Falls and Kyram Falls, proceed to
Dawki, en route delight. You’ll enter Shillong by experiencing the scenic attractions. Check-in for the overnight stay at the
Dawki, a lovely little town on Meghalayas south-eastern frontier, is about 82 kilometres from Shillong. The
exciting drive to Dwaki is littered with vines and gorges, and it is cradled in the laps of the Jaintia Hills.
The magical, emerald-colored river Umngot that runs through town is the towns highlight. It is thought to be one
of Indias cleanest rivers, which is truly admirable.
Mawlynnong is the cleanest village in Asia and one of the most beautiful destinations in North East India. With its clean,
working toilets in every house and plastic ban, Mawlynnong is light years ahead of its time in terms of Indian villages.
Despite this, it manages to retain a rustic, old-world charm that makes you feel as though youve travelled back in time.
Kynrem Falls, located 12 kilometres from Cherrapunji, is nestled in the lush greenery of Thangkharang Park. It is Indias
7th highest waterfall, located in the East Khasi Hills district. The thunderous crashing of the waterfall, which drops from a
height of 305 metres, can be heard until the beauty of the waterfall is revealed.
Day 4 : Shillong: Departure back home
Cherrapunji and Goodbye Shillong
Treat yourself to a wholesome hotel meal and checkout. Now, to begin your journey back home, you can drive to
Guwahati airport/ railway station.
- Free Wi-Fi
- Accommodation for 3 nights
- Private transfers
- Driver charges, parking charges
- Airport pick-up & drop
- Sightseeing & transfers as per the itinerary
- CPAI plan (Breakfast )
- All applicable taxes
- Air Fare/Train fare
- Personal Expenses
- Camera fees, Guide / tour escort charges & Entrance Fees
- Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances, etc
- Any increase in taxes or fuel price
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions