How To Go To Shillong:
Take a direct Flight to Bagdogra or take a train till Guwahati. Shared cabs are easily available from the airport or stations.
Getting around the city:
If you are in a group of 3-5 people, book a personal cab or try sharing it with some tourists else buses are also available from main Shillong market to the main touristic places like Mawlynnong, Cherrapunji, Living root bridge etc. but do take the ticket a day before the journey from the ticket counter in the market itself.
Places to Stay:
Book a hotel in advance for Shillong if you are going on Christmas or any main season else there are plenty near the market. For all the other places you can book on the spot. Try staying in homestays, they are relatively cheaper and better to understand the place and local more.
Meghalaya Tour Itinerary For 5-7 days:
Delhi -> Guwahati -> Shillong -> Nohwet-> Cherrapunji -> Lumshohphoh
More places to visit in Meghalaya: Mawlynnong, Umiam Lake
Travel light If you are a vegetarian, do carry some ready to eat stuff with you Maps are not always right, keep asking locals for the directions For Double Decker Bridge and Rainbow Falls, go in a company and avoid it in night as the steps are quite scary at times. Have local vegetables and fruits at the villages
Published by Priya Sharma