Enthralling Meghalaya with Shillong and Cherrapunjee
Meghalaya is one of the most famous and beautiful states of India amongst all the Northeastern states. The name means “abode of clouds” in Sanskrit, and it lives up to its expectations. Think mist descending upon the hills, mystical waterfalls, deep caves, lush green and dense forests that will take you to so many places unexplored.
We start our 2 nights 3 days Enthralling Meghalaya Tour from Guwahati, which is a city in the state of Assam. On our way to Shillong, we’ll take a pitstop at Umiam Lake, which is a surreal man-made lake.”.
Shillong is the capital city of Meghalaya, and is also known as the “Rock Capital of India” with many musicians having western and local inspirations from the place. The night life and cafes of Shillong are not to miss out, as it has a unique vibe to it.
Cherrapunji has a lot to offer, you can go for cave exploring at Arwah and Mawsmai caves, which is one of the best and longest limestone caves in India. Seven sister waterfalls is a unique waterfall, which depicts all the seven sister states of Northeast. Nohkalikai waterfall is the highest plunge waterfall in India at 1000+ fts and also has a really interesting legend associated with it.
The adventure sport is also one of the reasons people go to Meghalaya and the place offers trekking, camping, mountaineering, rock-climbing and as well as water sports. The peace and quiet of the place mixed with options for unleashing the adventure junkie in you make it one of the perfect destinations to visit in India.
The best time to visit Meghalaya is between the months of October to April, the weather in Meghalaya is pleasant and one can enjoy the full experience of visiting Meghalaya during these months.
1st Day: Guwahati to Shillong
2nd Day: Shillong to Cherrapunjee
3rd Day: Shillong to Guwahati
Guwahati to Guwahati:
|Double Occupancy||15500 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||13500 / Person|
|Double Occupancy||11500 / Person|
Itinerary (Guwahati to Guwahati)
1st Day : Guwahati to Shillong
On arrival at Guwahati Airport / Railway station, We start our journey from Guwahati towards Shillong , Shillong is called 'Scotland of the East’ (100 km 4 hrs). Enroute visit Umiam Lake, a majestic placid lake with its surrounding sylvan hills. On arrival at Shillong, check in at your hotel, In Evening Explore Local Market & Police Bazar.
Overnight stay at Shillong.
2nd Day : Shillong to Cherrapunjee
After early breakfast drive to Cherrapunjee (4,400 ft.), the wettest place in the world , en route visit Elephanta falls and Shillong peak for some breathtaking views, one of the beautiful waterfall - Nohkalikai and Seven Sisters Waterfalls. You can also explore the caves Arwah and Mawsmai. Before entering in Cherrapunjee you will see view point of Cherrapunjee. After exploring Devid Scott memorial Stone head back to Shillong.
Overnight stay at Shillong.
3rd Day : Shillong to Guwahati
After breakfast visit Ward’s Lake. After that drive to Guwahati. Enroute visit 'Kalakshetra', a place where Assamese history and culture is presented through Light and sound show & Kamakhya Temple.
Airport/ Railway Station drop. Departure from Guwahati.
Accommodation as mentioned above, inclusive of all taxes
Meal Plan: CP Plan (Breakfast Only)
A vehicle as per Itinerary (Dzire / Innova / Tempo Traveller)
All Inner line Permits
Sightseeing as per Itinerary
Train or Airfare
Personal Expenses like Entry charges, Telephone, Fax, Internet, Laundry, etc.
Any Extra Meals.
Any extra excursions or sightseeing apart from the tour itinerary.
Any entry fees for the museum, park, Jeep safari or anything else.
Room Heater Charges.
Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
We shall not be responsible for any delays & alterations in the programme or expenses incurred – directly or indirectly – due to natural hazards, flight cancellations, weather, sickness, landslides, political closures (Strike, Hartal, Bandh) or any untoward incidents.
No cancellations will be taken over call or whatsapp msg. Please reply to the email of payment receipt that you have received at the time of booking.
Free Cancellation upto 60 days before the departure date. Land Package only, flights as per the operator's cancellation policy
59 Days to 45 days of Departure date. 10% of total Trip cost.
44 Days to 30 Days of Departure date. 25% of the total trip cost
29 Days to 15 Days of Departure date. 50% of the total trip cost.
15 Days to 8 Days of Departure date. 75% of the total trip cost.
7 Days to Trip Departure date. 100% of the total trip cost.
No Show . No refund.
Incase of government orders, harsh weather conditions , protests , landslides or any other unforseen circumstances , we work out the best possible alternate plans or trips/treks. At times even even certain activities are cancelled , the organization provides the best alternate but no refunds are provided.
If a trek is called off at the last moment due to a natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), JustWravel will issue a trek voucher for the full amount and if possible will provide an alternate trek. The voucher can be redeemed upto same amount for the same trek or another trek in the next 365 days from the trek departure date.
If a trek or trip cannot be completed due to natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.). No refund would be provided.
Any extra expense coming due to any natural calamity/unforeseen circumstances (like rain, snowfall, earthquake, landslides, strike, bandh etc.), Will be beared by customer. Company will not be liable.
Cancellations policy will differ during the peak season and popular places.
Things To Pack
Down Jacket (Main jacket)
Tshirt or Fleece
Extra pair of Socks
Rucksack (At least 40L)
Mufflers/ Neck Warmer
Extra pair of Clothes
First Aid Kit
*Add extra thermal layers and sweater during the winter season
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