Meghalaya, the abode of the clouds, is blessed with breath-taking landscapes, stunning waterfalls and many virgin caves. One of the wettest places of earth, this state is a paradise for travellers. Visit Shillong and Cherrapunji and indulge in trekking, cave expedition, swimming and many more. When you are in Meghalaya, do not forget to pay a visit to Don Bosco Museum, Ward's Lake, Dawki and Mawlynnong. Nohkalikai Falls, Seven Sisters Falls, Eco Park, Mawsmai Cave, Arwah Cave and Dainthlen Falls are other must-visit attractions. Pack your bags and get ready for a mesmerising 5-day trip to Meghalaya.
Head to Shillong
Once you reach the railway station/airport/ any desired location in Guwahati, head straight to Shillong. On the way to Shillong, enjoy boating in the beautiful Umiam Lake (Barapani Lake). Upon reaching Shillong, visit Don Bosco Museum and Ward's Lake. Stay overnight at Shillong.
Day Trip to Laitlum and Mawphlang
Head straight to Laitlum and visit the Grand Canyons. Behold the beautiful view of the magnificent gorges and winding stairways. You may pack some snacks and eatables for a small picnic at this stunning location. Later, head to Mawphlang and visit the sacred groove along with a local guide. Sacred groove is a forest that has been preserved by traditional religious sanction, since the ancient days. Then, travel back to Shillong and visit the Elephant Falls and Shillong Peak. Enjoy your overnight stay at Shillong.
Visit Mawlynnong and Dawki
In the early morning after breakfast, head to Dawki, where you can visit the Indo-Bangladesh border. Also, enjoy boating in the crystal-clear waters of the Umngot River. But, the water will be clear only during the winters and it becomes muddy once the monsoon arrives. From Dawki, head to Mawlynnong Village, which is awarded as the cleanest village in Asia. Also, pay a visit to the magnificent living root bridge. Head to Cherrapunji from Mawlynnong for an overnight stay.
Sightseeing at Cherrapunji
Visit the Nohkalikai Falls, Seven Sisters Falls, Eco Park, Mawsmai Cave, Arwah Cave and Dainthlen Falls. Stay overnight at Cherrapunji. If you wish, you can also go for trekking to the double decker living Root bridge. An extra day would be added for this. Please note that this trek is not recommended for senior citizens and children below 12 years of age.
Tour Ends, Drop to Guwahati Airport
Head to the Guwahati Airport/railway station or any other desired location inside Guwahati metropolitan area, for your return journey. If time permits and your flight/train is in the evening, you can visit Guwahati for shopping or pay a visit to the Kamakhya Temple.
- Accommodation is on twin sharing basis
- Meals : breakfast at all places
- Transfers from one place to another
- Sightseeing in private cars
- Vehicle will be provided based on the itinerary
- All current taxes such as hotel taxes and transportation taxes
- Entrance fees at the monuments/ temples
- Meals not mentioned in inclusions
- Personal Expenses / Purchase of things
- Any kind of insurance
- Any increase in the govt. taxes and state taxes
- Anything not mentioned in the itinerary.
Cancellation & Refund Policy
Policy Regarding Cancellation / No Show / Early Departure
In case of cancellation of tour/travel services due to any avoidable/unavoidable reason/s we must be informed in writing. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive letter in writing and cancellation charges would be as follows:
30 days & prior to arrival – 10% of the tour/service cost.
20 days to 18 days prior to arrival – 20% of the tour/service cost.
14 days to 16 days prior to arrival – 25% of the tour/service cost.
10 days to 08 days prior to arrival – 50% of the tour/service cost.
07 days & less, prior to arrival or no show – NO REFUND.
Please note – Irrespective of above mentioned cancellations slabs – in case of cancellation of tour services after the booking is made with us – a minimum 10% service charges would be applicable.
In case you cancel the trip after commencement refund would be restricted to a limited amount that too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation and missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund. Refund
In regard to refund of unused / unutilized services (which are paid for and cancelled in advance) the refund amount would be worked out on the basis of cancellation policy as described above and the money would be accordingly refunded to the person who has made the payment to us. Please note that the refund process may take 2 – 4 weeks due to banking procedures. If the refund is made to the credit card account OR to Bank account, the bank charges would be debited from the refund amount.