Cherrapunji: The Wettest Place On Earth Is Also The Most Mystical 

16th Nov 2016
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Package – Rs. 8800/- Per person


North East India, holds its unique attraction and a rare cultural surrounding from the other parts of the country. However, the beauty of Shillong attracts a wide range of tourists to the place and makes it a great destination to visit. Uphoria Travel has made a well-organized and beautiful Shillong with Guwahati package which offers you a chance to explore some such gems of this region. You visit Shillong, the capital of the state of Meghalaya, popularly called the “Scotland of the East”. Next is one of the wettest place in the world, Cherrapunji. Another gem that you visit is Guwahati, the largest city of Assam state. Savor the scenery, enjoy the weather, and explore the wonders.

Tour Highlights:

Umiam Lake Nohkhalika Falls Nohsngithiang

Elephanta Falls Mawsmai cave Thangkharang

Day 1

Start the journey with your arrival at the Guwahati station/airport, get greeted and straight away get transferred to Shillong. It takes around 3 hours to reach this gorgeous hill station of Shillong. On the way, drop by the Borapani Lake in the state of Meghalaya, also known as the Umiam lake, it is beautifully surrounded by Sylvan hills. On reaching Shillong, check in at the hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure and later retire for the night.

Attractions: Umiam Lake

In the morning after the breakfast we will take a day trip of Shillong. We will be visiting the Shillong peak, located in the upper Shillong from where one can see the beauty of Shillong city under the clouds giving a perfect picturesque view of the city. After a while we head to the Elephanta falls, the water of this three steps falls comes down in flows from different levels over the fern-covered rocks and falls into the canyon down below. After that our journey comes to one of the most romantic place in Shilong, the Ward’s Lake, located in the heart of the city which was build by the British councils and is a prominent hang-out place in Meghalaya. Then we visit the Cathedral Catholic Church which attracts thousands of devotees and after that you will be transferred in the hotel.

Attractions: Shillong peak, Elephanta falls, Ward’s lake, Church.

Day 3

After breakfast, set off for Cherrapunji, well known for receiving one of the highest rainfall in the world. Cherrapunji is localy known as Sohra and is situated at a distance of 56 kms from Shillong. On the way is the Mawkdok Valley which is a very prominent sighseeing for tourists. Then on the way we visit the Nohsngithiang falls (Seven sisters falls) which is known to be the symbol of the Unity of the Seven States of North East India. After that we head for Thangkharang park, located just besides the Khoh Ramhah rock and offers a 180 degree view of the Bangladesh plains. Later than we visit the Mawsmai cave, a major crowd puller that leaves tourists spellbound. After trekking in the majestic cave we move for Eco Park, which hosts several hybrid and indigenous orchids. It also offers a breathtaking view of distant Sylhet Plains of neighbouring Banladesh.

Attractions: Mawkdok Valley, Nohsngithiang (Seven sisters), Thangkharang, Mawsmai Cave, Eco Park.

Day 4

The day starts with a healthy breakfast and we leave early in the morning for our next destination called Nohkhalika Falls. After spending a quality time we will leave for guwahati where our journey comes to an end.

Cherrapunji Attractions: Nohkhalika Falls