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Assam & Meghalaya

Assam & Meghalaya
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  • Drop : Airport
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Assam, nestled in the northeastern region of India, is a state renowned for its lush landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and vibrant traditions. With the mighty Brahmaputra River flowing through its heart, Assam boasts breathtaking natural beauty that captivates visitors from all over the world.

One of the main attractions in Assam is its abundant wildlife. The Kaziranga National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is home to the iconic one-horned rhinoceros along with numerous other species like tigers, elephants, and wild water buffalo. Similarly, the Manas National Park, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers a unique opportunity for wildlife enthusiasts to observe diverse flora and fauna in their natural habitat.

Apart from its natural wonders, Assam is steeped in history and culture. The state is known for its tea plantations, producing some of the finest teas in the world. Visitors can explore the colonial-era tea estates and learn about the intricate process of tea production.

Meghalaya, adjacent to Assam, is a hidden gem known for its mesmerizing landscapes and pristine beauty. The state is adorned with rolling hills, cascading waterfalls, and lush green valleys, earning it the title of “Scotland of the East.”

Cherrapunji, once renowned as the wettest place on earth, boasts stunning natural attractions such as the Nohkalikai Falls, the tallest plunge waterfall in India, and the Living Root Bridges, marvels of bioengineering crafted by the indigenous Khasi tribes.

Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, is a charming hill station known for its pleasant climate and vibrant culture. Visitors can explore its bustling markets, enjoy panoramic views from Shillong Peak, or immerse themselves in the local music scene at venues like the Don Bosco Cultural Centre.

Meghalaya is also home to unique cultural traditions, including the Nongkrem Dance festival and the Wangala festival, which celebrate the indigenous heritage of the Khasi and Garo communities.

Whether it’s exploring the untamed wilderness of Assam or basking in the serene beauty of Meghalaya, a journey to these northeastern states promises an unforgettable experience that will leave visitors enchanted and inspired.


Approx Distance: 35 Km • Est. Travel Time: 1 hour 14 minutes Arrival at Guwahati Airport by air. On your arrival meet your driver and head towards hotel. Check into rooms for your overnight stay

After breakfast visit Kamakhya temple - The temple is dedicated to goddess Kamakhya an incarnation of Sati. It is on Nilachal hill, says the Shiva Purana, that the yoni or creative organ of Sati fell when Vishnu, in a bid to save the world from the Shiva’s tandavanrittya or dance of destruction, cut her dead body into 51 pieces with his Suddarshan chakra. Also visit Umananda temple - Situated on the peacock island, Guwahati (Subjected to operational/weather condition) Overnight in Guwahati.

Approx Distance: 100 Km • Est. Travel Time: 3 hours After breakfast, transfer to the Shillong city, en-route visit Umiam Lake. On arrival if time permits, visit to Ward's Lake (Tue closed), Cathedral Church and Golf Course. Evening stroll around the local market in Police Bazaar.

Approx Distance: 120 Km • Est. Travel Time: 3 hours 44 minutes Morning after breakfast proceed to Cherrapunjee, en-route visit to Elephant Falls and Duwan Sing Syiem view point. Later on arrival visit to Seven Sisters Falls, Nohkalikai Falls, Mawsmai Cave and Garden of Caves.

Approx Distance: 192 Km • Est. Travel Time: 6 hours 25 minutes After breakfast drive towards Mawlynnong Village. Mawlynnong Village located in the East Khasi Hills of Meghalaya, also referred as ‘God’s own garden’ has won the acclaim of being the cleanest village in Asia in 2003. The village known for its cleanliness is located around 90 kms from Shillong and is a community based eco-tourism initiative. The community has made collective effort to maintain the ambience of a clean village. The village offers picturesque natural beauty, a trek to the living Root bridge at a neighbouring village Riwai. The village also offers a sight of natural balancing rock, a strange natural phenomenon of a boulder balancing on another rock. Later on short trek to the Living Root Bridge (30 minutes) and explore the village. Also visit Dawki (Indo-Bangladesh border), one can enjoy boat ride at crystal clear water of Umngot river (boat ride on direct payment). Evening drive back to Shillong & overnight stay.

Approx Distance: 185 Km • Est. Travel Time: 5 hours 28 minutes After breakfast drive towards Jowai. On arrival we shall visit Khasi Heritage Village and Sacred Grove (SMIT village), Tyrshi Falls, Phephe Falls, Krang Suri water falls. On your return if time permits, visit Laitlum Perched in the East Khasi Hills of Shillong, Laitlum Canyons is a little-explored haunt of the mountainous state of Meghalaya. Overnight in Shillong.

Approx Distance: 115 Km • Est. Travel Time: 3 hours 25 minutes Transfer to Guwahati Airport to board flight for onwards destination.

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