EXPLORE MEGHALAYA “The Abode Of The Clouds”
Known as ‘The abode of clouds’, Meghalaya is one of the seven sister states of India and also called as the wettest region on Earth. This makes it a popular travel destination for those who enjoy the rain.Also famous as the Scotland of the East, Meghalaya is well-thought-out to be one of the richest botanical habitations in Asia. The state is 70% forested and distinguished for biodiversity of Animals, Garo & Khasi Hills and Jaintia Hills, Waterfalls, Caves and Mawlynnong (cleanest village in Asia). This makes it popular tourist locations in North East India Tour Packages.
Meghalaya state is also recognized for many adventure activities such as trekking, caving, mountaineering, hiking and rock climbing.
Also, Meghalaya is one of the off-beat vacation destinations with your partner in honeymoon packages. At Offbeat Himalayas, our Meghalaya Honeymoon Packages has some unexplored marvels that will give you immediate wanderlust. The romantic weather and lovely landscape of this place will flawlessly compliment your special mood. Also, the cost of Meghalaya Tour Package is budget-friendly and based on your customized travel plans.
Destination Covered: Guwahati – Shillong – Mawsynram – Cherrapunji – Mawlynnong-
Best Season to Visit: June to Dec
Itinerary Of North East India Tour Package (Meghalaya):
Day 01: Guwahati-Shillong (100 kms)
Arrival at Guwahati Station / Airport. Transfer to Shillong.
Enroute visit Umiam Lake (Barapani), a man-made lake that covers an expanseof 221 sq kms, Surrounded by coniferous forests, it is a trulyspecial getaway for those travelling to Shillong. Spend your timeobserving Nature express her feelings and emotions throughout thecourse of the day. Apart from nature, observe the fascinatinggoings-on in the daily lives of the people who come to the vicinityof the lake in search of grass, twigs and other things ,a boatride,kayaking and water skiing are options too. Evening explore thelocal market. Overnight in Shillong.
Day 02: 13th Shillong-Mawsynram-Shillong (122 kms full day excursion)
Today we start our day with visit to Mawphlang Sacred Forest about 25 kilometres from Shillong. The sacred grove has an amazing life form of plants, flowering trees, orchids and butterflies. An ideal destination for nature lovers.The sacred-groves which have been preserved since time immemorial, are in sharp contrast to their surrounding grasslands.
Next we head to Mawsynram Crowned as the wettest place on earth, the village of Mawsynram is a nature lover’s dream and the best place to witness the fury of the rains. With 11,872 mm of rainfall received annually, Mawsynram beats Cherrapunji by a slender margin. Cherrapunji receives 11,777 mm of rainfall.The rains are so intense in Mawsynram that the villagers use thick grass to sound-proof their huts from the deafening rain. Picturesque waterfalls and lush greenlands make up for the landscape. The drive from Shillong towards Mawsynram is a challenge for drivers and requires exception skills. Overnight in Shillong.
Day 03: Shillong – Cherrapunjee (70 kms – 02 hrs)
After breakfast proceed towards Cherrapunji. Check In at Hotel, rest day isat leisure to explore and experience Cherrapunji and its surroundings. Overnight at Cherrapunji.
Day 04: Cherrapunji Sight-seeing
Cherrapunji today, Day start with visiting Saimika Park, Eco Park, followed by Dainthlen Falls among the many falls that Cherrapunji boasts of, DainThlen Falls is also one of the famous falls especially as it has an interesting legend associated with it. Next Nohkalikai Falls, fourth highest waterfall in the world. Falling from a height of 1,100 ft,this fall is a great attraction of Cherrapunji Finally be spell bound by majestic Mawsamai Caves. These limestone caves have the distinction of being the only caves in Meghalaya that are lit enough to enable tourists to enjoy the natural formations in awe. Overnight in Cherrapunji.
Day 05: Cherapunji-Shillong (70 kms – 02 hrs)
Visit Living Root Bridge also called double decker bridge. Meghalaya’s double-decker and single-decker root bridges are unique in the world and are a sight to behold. The bridges are tangles of massive thick roots,The root bridges, some of which are over a hundred feet long, take ten to fifteen years to become fully functional, but they’re extraordinarily strong. Afternoon head back to Shillong. Overnight in Shillong.
Day 06 : Shillong-Guwahati Airport / Station (117 Kms – 04 hrs)
Day begin early today as we end of conversation with the Great Meghalaya by adoring Laitlum Cannyons picturesque Shillong from Laitlum canyons; a wonderful spot covered in mystical mist and fog. The viewpoint is one of the most popular and sought after attractions for adventure and nature lovers. The gorgeous view of green hills, bamboo plants, foggy clouds and the orchids, all from one point might leave you awestruck.
Return journey from Guwahati airport/railway station. Tour concludes with Happy Memories!!
Meghalaya Tour Package Cost:
|No of Pax||Standard Package||Extra Person|
|02 Pax||Rs. 23,500/- Per Person||Rs. 12,500/-for Ex Person|
|04 Pax||Rs. 20,500/- Per person||Rs. 12,500/-for Ex Person|
|06 Pax||Rs. 18,500/- Per person||Rs. 12,500/-for Ex Person|
Inclusions Of Meghalaya Tour Package:
#05 Nights Accommodation in Deluxe Hotels/Home stays
# Daily Breakfast and Dinner
# All Transfers And Sight Seeing by A/c Indigo/Scorpio/Innova
# Driver Allowances, Toll, Permit and All Parking Charges
Exclusions Of Meghalaya Tour Package:
# Flight / Train Fare
# Packaged Drinking Water
# Entry Fees & Monument Charges
#Cost arises due to road blocks, landslides, strikes, heavy snowfall/rainfall or any other circumstances
# Anything other than above mentioned inclusions
# All Applicable Taxes
Shillong: Hotel Eee Cee OR Similar
Cherrapunjee: Hotel La – Kuper