Assam Meghalaya Tour Package is one of the popular and most shouted tour plan for travelers. As Assam and Meghalaya are two of most visited tourist destination. Travelers visit this place to view scenic beauty of Meghalaya as well as to visit famous Kamakhya Temple.
Hidden away in the subtle hills of eastern sub-Himalayas is Meghalaya, one of India’s most beautiful state. It is a land blessed with bountiful rainfall, sunshine, virgin forests, high plateaus, breathtaking waterfalls, clear rivers and meandering streams; a land of ancient cultures where the people are smart, intelligent and friendly.
In Sanskrit, Meghalaya means ‘the abode of clouds’ and signifies the state’s rightful claim as being the wettest place in the planet. Most of the state is covered by vast expanses of tropical primary forests and flourishing with biodiversity of plants, mammals, birds, reptiles and insects. Some of the small pockets of forests are known as ‘sacred groves’ which have been preserved since ancient times by local communities due to religious and cultural significance.
Guwahati, Shillong, Cherrapunjee
Pick up from Guwahati airport / railway station; drive to Shillong (120kms /3hrs) which is capital of Meghalaya – the abode clouds. There is a good Vegetarian Restaurant at Jorabat called Makhan Bhog. You can have a midway halt at Nongpoh to stretch your legs, for tea / coffee, snacks, fruits or food. There are some good restaurants immediately after you cross Nongpoh market area – L.C. Woodlands, Broadway Restaurant, and Sweet Day Restaurant. Check in to the hotel. In the evening visit the local market and the lake in Shillong. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast at the hotel full day trip to Cherrapunjee (56kms/2hrs) – this is a very scenic drive enabling one to see the cloud covered hills and the deep gorges. At Cherrapunjee visit the limestone caves and the waterfalls. After lunch, return to Shillong, on the way you can also visit few sightseeing spots like Shillong peak, Elephant Falls, Seven sisters’ falls. Reaching Guwahati by evening. Overnight at hotel.
After breakfast or without breakfast visit KAMAKHYA TEMPLE on the Nilachal hills. (10km/30mnts).It is suggested that a special entry pass for the temple is obtained prior to the visit to avoid waiting time. As said you can spend maximum time in Kamakhya. Overnight at the hotel.
Tour ends with a beautiful memory. Checkout from hotel and drop off to airport / railway station for your onward journey.