Shillong, often referred to as the Scotland of the East, offers travellers a stunning landscape to admire and ample outdoor activities to experience. A trip to this scenic destination during the late monsoon or autumn can be a mood changer, leaving you refreshed. One of the featured destinations of our Puja Holidays 2018, Shillong has plenty of attractions to explore. So, a six-night trip will give you just the right time to relax and step out. Here’s an itinerary you can follow. And since Flying Squirrel Holidays specialize in customized holiday packages, you can include your choice of hotels, and attractions in the plan to maximize your time in Shillong.
The first day of the tour begins with your arrival in Guwahati. On reaching Guwahati we take you to the Kaziranga National Park where you spend the night and brace yourself for an exciting jungle safari the next morning. Kaziranga is famous for the Indian one-horned rhino and you can choose to go on an elephant safari to see these animals. After the adrenaline rush, relax your mind and body at a luxurious lodge in Kaziranga. On the third day of the trip you set out for Shillong and spend the day exploring the attractions close to your hotel or just simply enjoy some time with your friends and family.
The following day take a city tour including a visit to the sunset point, elephant falls, the Shillong Peak, the Borapani Lake and more. Don’t miss out on a visit to Mawlynnong, the cleanest village in Asia. The next day you can opt for Cherrapunji day tour. Visit the Mawsmai Cave and the Thangkharang Park, the Seven Sisters Falls and more.
Among the plethora of activities you can try out in Shillong, here are our top five picks for you; 1) boating in Umiam Lake 2) angling at Dawki 3) kayaking at Kynshi River 4) waterfall rappelling at Elephant Falls 5) camping in Mawlynnong forest and Dawki.
Once the fascinating journey comes to its end, you return back to Guwahati. On your way from Shillong to Guwahati, pay a visit to the renowned Kamakhya temple on the way. Spend the night at the gorgeous city while you board your flight back home the next day.
With Flying Squirrel Holidays, the options are many. You can extend the duration of your trip according to your preference, set out for the journey on a date that best suits you, plan a different itinerary with our holiday experts, book the hotels that delight you and so on. Get in touch with us and we take care of the rest.
Prices start from INR 32,000 per person with a minimum of two people travelling together.
Includes: Accommodation in 3-star hotel with breakfast, all tours and transfers in a private vehicle.