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Meghalaya 5 Nights / 6 Days

Meghalaya 5 Nights / 6 Days

 

Places to Visit: Guwahati - Shillong - Kaziranga

Validity:Mar 31 2024

Duration:5 Nights / 6 Days

Day Wise Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 Guwahati arrival and transfers to Shillong (98 KMS/3 HRS)

Arrival at Guwahati Airport/Station and drive to Shillong. En route witness the Umiam Lake or Barapani - is the biggest artificial lake in Meghalaya in midst of sylvan hills adorned by Khasi pines & peerless beauty. Check-in Hotel and after refreshment if time permits visit Cathedral of Marry and Ward’s Lake. Evening free at leisure to explore the region on own. You may take a walk to the famous Police Bazaar for shopping. Overnight in Shillong.

Day 2 Shillong - Cherrapunjee - Shillong (60 KMs / 2 hrs-One way)

After breakfast drive to Cherrapunjee, the wettest place on the earth, for an awesome day trip. En route visit the famous Elephant Falls and Shillong Peak - to enjoy a bird’s eye view of Shillong city. At Sohra, stop at the Duwan Sing Syiem view point for mesmerizing views of the Hills.

In Cherrapunjee be witness to the gorgeous Seven Sisters Falls and Nohkalikai Falls. Later take a soft cave walk inside the Mawsmai Cave. The limestone cave is a natural wonder with innumerable formations inside it.

After lunch at Cherrapunjee, visit Thankarang Park, Koh Ramhah and Khrem Falls. Drive back to Shillong for overnight stay.

Day 3 Shillong - Mwalynnong - Dawki - Shillong (120 kms 4 hrs)

Morning after breakfast depart for a whole day excursion to Mawlynnong: Mawlynnong Village has earned the distinction of being the cleanest village in India. It is situated 90 kms from Shillong and besides the picturesque village, offers many interesting sights such as the living root bridge and another strange natural phenomenon of a boulder balancing on another rock. Mawlynnong nestled in the pristine hill state of Meghalaya, is along the Indo-Bangla border. This cute and colorful little village is known for its cleanliness. The main occupation of the villagers is agriculture. They mostly grow betel nut. About 82 households live in Mawlynnong. Keeping the surrounding environment clean is an age old tradition. Discover India magazine declared the village as the cleanest in Asia in 2003. A dustbin made out of bamboo is found all along the village. Everyone makes it a point that dirt and waste are not thrown everywhere. All the waste from the dustbin is collected and kept in a pit, which the villagers use as manure. The villagers are now on a mission to ban plastic. The village with cent per cent literacy is conscious and they are spreading the message of conservation and protection of the forest. Locals plant trees to ensure that the virgin forest is kept intact and also replenished. Mawlynnong’s fame is now drawing an endless stream of guests from across the country and abroad. Although residential facilities are still scarce and are in the process of being developed, the existing one constructed from bamboo and thatch is quite hospitable and restful. Mawlynnong is an artist’s delight and the sort of getaway that would titillate creative writers and poets.

Dawki: A day’s excursion from Mawlynnong, Dawki lies but 2 Kms from Bangladesh. Despite the fact that the area is located in a place that has been for years demanding development, one is amazed by the quality of the roads, and the road to Dawki perhaps epitomizes the idyllic hill drive. The black metalled road, offset by the rich, wet green and dark red-brown patches offered a smooth contrast that technology can scarcely capture. The cool, wet air brushes over your face and refreshes and revitalizes you as it enters your body. Dawki is a small village and its main attraction is the Umngot River that marks the natural separation between the Khasi and the Jaintia Hills. The river can be formed by a suspension bridge that connects India to Bangladesh and facilitates trade between the two nations. The Umngot is the site for a boat race that is held in March-April, but even otherwise, seeing this large emerald-green serpent threading its way through the hills, with fishermen’s boats dotting its surface, right into the plains of Bangladesh, is a sight whose majesty echoes long after you leave it. Later returned to Shillong. Overnight at the hotel.

Day 4 Shillong - Kaziranga (325 KMs / 7 HRS)

After breakfast drive to Kaziranga. Halt at Kaziranga Orchid.Check in at hotel. Overnight at Kaziranga.

Day 5 Kaziranga Sightseeing and Drop to Guwahati

Kaziranga, the World Heritage Site is the oldest park in Assam & is located on the banks of the Brahmaputra River. Kaziranga National Park is a natural habitat for conservation of biologically diverse flora & fauna. It is inhabited by the world’s largest population of one-horned rhinoceroses besides sheltering about 15 species of India’s threatened mammals. There are numerous other major wildlife fauna.

Early morning go for Elephant ride @5-30 A.M/6: 30 A.M./ 7 :30 A.M.( Subject to allotment from forest department) . Return for Breakfast to hotel. After breakfast proceed for Jeep safari in the Central Range. With Kohora as the entry point, the Central Range covers the Daphlang and Kathpora drive to Guwahati. Check in at the Hotel. Overnight at Guwahati.

Day 6 Departure

After Breakfast drive to Guwahati Airport /Station. TOUR ENDS HERE WITH SWEET MEMORIES

Inclusions

  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Daily Buffet Breakfast at the hotels mentioned
  • Accommodation as specified
  • All Transfers, excursions & sightseeing as per the itinerary by private vehicle
  • Below 5 Yrs Child sharing same bed with parents will be Complimentary
  • Parking and all transport related expense including Driver Services
  • All toll taxes, parking fees, Fuel and driver's allowances
  • All Transport & Hotels Related Taxes

Exclusion

  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity, mineral water, soft & hard drinks, porterage
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary
  • Entrance Fees & Guide charges
  • Any cost arising due to natural calamities like, landslides, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc (to be borne by the client, who is directly payable on the spot)
  • Any increase in Airlines taxes or fuel price at the time of departure, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure
  • Still camera/ video camera charger
  • GST 5%

Hotel

Hotels proposed or similar               
Destinations 3 Star 4 Star
Guwahati D'Courtyard or Mayflower or Hotel Atithi or similar Hotel Palacio or Similar
     Shillong Hotel Blueberry or The Golf Retreat or Gateway Shillong or Similar Hotel POLO Tower or M Crown or Similar
Kaziranga Summit Green Village Resort or similar IORA Retreat or similar

Note

The prices are subject to change without notice
Rates starting from

INR 19,500

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