Trip ID: TUE 2
6 Nights & 7 Days
Theme: Trekking, River Bath, Sightseeing, Exploring
Places Covered: Shillong Sohra Nongriat Laitmawsiang Mawphlang.
A journey to the land known as the ”Abode of Clouds” to experience the picturesque mountains, Cascading waterfalls, sacred forests, Garden of Caves, Living Root Bridge and many more.
Trip includes a night in the Shillong, also known as the Scotland of East, trekking to a remote village to witness the “Living Root bridge”, bathing in a natural swimming pool and lot more adventurous activities.
Journey from Guwahati to Shillong
We will start our trip from Guwahati to Shillong and in mid way we will visit Umiam lake and enjoy boating/rafting.
We will spend our night in a cozy hotel/ homestay in Shillong.
Time to explore Shillong and admire the picturesque waterfalls.
Today we will explore the fashion capital of east, Shillong. Then we will visit Police Bazaar, Ward's Lake and famous waterfalls like Sweet Falls and Elephant Falls.
Later we will return back to same hotel/homestay.
Journey to the wettest place on earth
On the third day, we will start early morning and visit Garden of Caves and Nokkalikhai falls in Sohra (Cherapunjee). In the evening you will be free to roam around the local market and we assure you, you will be amazed by the experience.
We will retire for the night in a homestay in Sohra and enjoy the local cuisine.
Trekking to the Double Decker root bridge
Today we will trek down from Nohkalikai falls to Nongriat to witness the Double Decker root bridge. Root bridge does not need any introduction.
Since it will be a long trek. We will take rest of the day to enjoy the weather and roam about the area around the bridge.
We will stay in a homestay with other travel enthusiasts.
PS: We chose to trek down via Nohkalikai because we found it more authentic trekking than the Tyrna route. Though we will return back via Tyrna.
Its time to admire the bonding of human with the mother nature
Today we will visit a Secret Lagoon near Nongriat and enjoy in the natural swimming pool.
We will visit the Rainbow falls too.
We will spend some time with the locals and visit the surrounding villages
We will spend our night in the same homestay and enjoy the local food.
Time to return back to Sohra
Today we will start early morning trek up to Tyrna. We will spend some time in Long root bridge and while trekking up we will break to the places from where one can enjoy scenic beauty of the mountains, valleys and the rivers.
We probably will reach Tyrna by lunch time and take a cab back to Sohra.
After an exhausting and eventful day, we will spend time with the owner lady and try to dig into their tribal lifestyle.
Visiting Seven Sister Falls and heading back to Guwahati
Today is the last day of our journey. We will pack everything and leave reminiscing about the beautiful trip you just had. On the way, we will visit seven sisters fall and return back to Guwahati in a cab with all the adventurous and pleasant memories of one of the most beautiful land of North East.
We will bid good bye to Meghalaya and reach Guwahati by evening to catch our flights/ trains back to home.