Meghalaya’s most famous root bridge, the “double-decker” root bridge, can be found in the vicinity of the wettest place on earth — Cherrapunji…
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Meghalaya’s most famous root bridge, the “double-decker” root bridge, can be found in the vicinity of the wettest place on earth — Cherrapunji (also known as Sohra). There are 11 functional root bridges in this area, situated around two and a half hours drive from Shillong.
The bridges have been documented as far back as 1844, in the Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal.
Main attraction Umiam Lake ,Elephant Falls, Seven Sister Falls , Double Decker root bridge
Guwahati ShillongMeet and greet on arrival and then transfer to your hotel in Shillong. On way visit the famous Umiam Lake. Check in to your Hotel in Shillong. Evening enjoy the Boating in the century old Wards Lake. Later you can explore the Police Bazaar. Night, stay in Shillong.
Time : 8:00 am
Shillong CherrapunjeeAfter breakfast transfer to Cherrapunjee. On the way to Cherrapunjee you can visit Shillong peak, Elephant Falls. On reaching Cherrapunjee visit Arwah Cave, Noh-Ka-Likai Falls, Eco Park, Seven Sister Falls and Mawsmai . Night stay in Shillong.
Time : 6:00 am
Trek to Living Root BridgeToday after early breakfast transfer to Tyrna village. Location: Umshiang river at Nongriat village. Duration: 3 kilometers one way. 4-5 hours return. Descent: 2,400 feet. The "holy grail" of root bridges, the unique 20 meter (65 foot) double-decker root bridge requires determination to reach but it's worth it. As it is suggested to carry packed lunch. After lunch return to your Hotel in Cherrapunjee. Night, stay in Cherrapunjee.
Time : 8:00 am
Cherrapunjee GuwahatiToday after breakfast transfer to Guwahati . On way at visit the Don Bosco Museum in Shillong and also explore the Police Bazaar. There after drive to Guwahati . Tour ends drop at Guwahati Airport.
1. Swift Dezire Ac car with driver and fuel expenses
2. 01 Double with Breakfast
3. Parking and Toll
4. 02 Bottle of mineral water per day
1. Sightseeing entry fees
2. Expenses incurred due to mishaps or landslides
3. Trekking , Fishing, Boating or any other charges not included in the itinerary