Duration
6 Nights / 7 Days
Season Type
Winter
Location
Domestic
North East (07 Sisters)
North East (07 Sisters)
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati

North East (07 Sisters) - 03 Nights Shillong – 02 Nights Kaziranga – 01 night Guwahati.

The northeast of India is home to many wildlife sanctuaries like Kaziranga National Park, famous for the one-horned rhinoceros, Manas National Park, Nameri, Orang, Dibru Saikhowa in Assam, Namdhapha in Arunachal Pradesh, Balpakram in Meghalaya, Keibul Namjao in Manipur, Intanki in Nagaland, Khangchendzonga in Sikkim.

Location North East (07 Sisters), North East (07 Sisters)
Destination Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Cost Start from 32400 per person
Car

Details

Day 1
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 01: Arrive Guwahati – Shillong (110 kms 3 hrs approx.)
Day 01: Arrive Guwahati – Shillong (110 kms 3 hrs approx.)

Transfer from Guwahati airport/railway station to Shillong en route visit Umium Lake. Shillong became the first capital of the State of Meghalaya. Located in undulating pine covered hills, the city has a milder climate than tropical India. The city centre is 1496m above sea level and currently has a population of around 270,000. Home to several waterfalls, it is also known as the Scotland of the East. The British legacy is still visible in the architecture and food habits of the population. Overnight at Shillong.

Day 2
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 02: Shillong – Dawki & Mawlynnong – Shillong (90 kms 3 hrs each way)
Day 02: Shillong – Dawki & Mawlynnong – Shillong (90 kms 3 hrs each way)

After breakfast drive from Shillong to Dawki(Indo-Bangladesh Border) and Myallynnong Village. Morning drive to Dawki, visit Indo-Bangladesh border and Umngot River (one can enjoy country boat ride here on direct payment basis). Later on proceed to the Mwallynnong 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. Evening return back to Shillong. Overnight at hotel.

Day 3
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 03: Shillong – Cherrapunjee – Shillong (60 kms 2 hrs each way)
Day 03: Shillong – Cherrapunjee – Shillong (60 kms 2 hrs each way)

Breakfast at the hotel and drive to Cherrapunjee. Cherrapunji in Meghalaya is one of the wettest places on the planet and the only place in India to receive rain throughout the year. The town of Cherrapunji is nestled in the East Khasi Hills about 50 km southwest of the state’s capital, Shillong. Cherrapunji, also known as Sohra or Churra, means ‘the land of oranges’. The cliffs of Cherrapunji also offer stunning views of the plains of Bangladesh. Visit to Arwah Cave, Nahkhalikai Falls, Mwasmai Cave, Seven Sister Falls, Dainthlen Waterfalls and Eco Park and Wei Sawdong Waterfalls. Return back to Shillong, en-route visit Elephant Falls is a mountain stream gorging down two successive falls set in dells of fern covered rocks. Overnight at Shillong.

Day 4
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 04: Shillong – Kaziranga (320 kms 7 hrs approx.)
Day 04: Shillong – Kaziranga (320 kms 7 hrs approx.)

After breakfast drive from Shillong to Kaziranga. Kaziranga National park is a world heritage site famous for the Great Indian One Horned Rhinoceros. The landscape of Kaziranga is of sheer forest, tall elephant grass, rugged reeds, marshes and shallow pools. Kaziranga also has a good number of Tigers and is home to large breeding population of Elephants, Wild Water Buffalo and Swamp Deer. Overnight at hotel.

Day 5
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 05: Kaziranga
Day 05: Kaziranga

Early morning elephant ride at the park & return to the hotel for breakfast. After breakfast visit Kaziranga Orchid & Biodiversity Park. Later Jeep Safari in the Central range of the park. Overnight at hotel.

Day 6
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 06: Kaziranga – Guwahati (230 kms 4 hrs approx.)
Day 06: Kaziranga – Guwahati (230 kms 4 hrs approx.)

After breakfast drive from Kaziranga to Guwahati. Afternoon visit to 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 tandava nrittya or dance of destruction, cut her dead body into 51 pieces with his Suddarshan chakra. Overnight at hotel.

Day 7
Shillong, Kaziranga, Guwahati
Day 07: Departure Guwahati
Day 07: Departure Guwahati

After breakfast transfer to the airport/railway station in time for onward connection.

End of the trip