Northeast Delight Tour
Duration: 9 Days – 8 Nights
Family Trip, Nature Tour, Sight Seeing
The Northeast Indian states also known as Seven Sister States or Northeast states are paradise unexplored and known for its natural beauty, diversity, rare and unique wildlife, people and culture. Lets explore some of the famous tourist destinations of the region covering famous “Kaziranga National Park”, “Shillong”, “Cherrapunjee”, “Mawlynnong” and the city of gateway to North East “Guwahati”.
Arrive at Guwahati (Day 1)
Pick up from Guwahati airport / railway station to hotel with a car. Evening visit the Shankardev Kalashetra (12 kms/ 45 mins), a culture center with a fine disposition of the life and culture of the people of Assam. Overnight at hotel.
Guwahati - Kaziranga National Park (Day 2)
After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Kaziranga National Park. After lunch out for Jeep Safari. Evening for your entertainment, we can arrange for a 1 hour cultural show (Bihu / jhumur dance). Overnight in the hotel.
Kaziranga National Park - Shillong (Day 3)
Early morning wake call to move for Elephant Ride, 1st ride at 05.30 hr to 06.30 hr / 2nd ride at 06.30 hr Elephant Safari in Kaziranga National Park. You can select any option as per your convenient. After breakfast check out from the hotel and drive to Shillong (400 kms / 6 hrs) which is capital of Meghalaya (The abode of clouds). 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 your hotel. In the evening visit the local market and the lake in Shillong. Overnight at hotel.
Shillong - Day trip to Cherrapunjee (Day 4)
After breakfast at the hotel full day trip to Cherrapunjee (56 kms / 2 hrs) – 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, reaching back by the evening. Overnight at hotel.
Shillong - Day trip to Mawlynnong (Day 5)
After breakfast drive to Mawlynnong (Asia’s cleanest village) also you will able to see bridge made of live roots. Overnight at hotel.
Shillong - Mawsynram - Guwahati (Day 6)
After breakfast drive to Mawsynram (56 kms from Shillong), it is known for the Giant Stalagmite formation shaped into a “Shivalinga” and found inside a cave known locally as ‘Mawjymbuin’. A unique geological formation called “Symper Rock”. While coming back you can visit Shillong Peak (10 kms from the city), Elephant falls and the museum. After lunch depart for Guwahati and reach in the evening. Over night at the hotel in Guwahati.
Guwahati (Day 7)
After breakfast visit Kamakhya Temple on the Nilachal Hills (10 kms / 30 mins). It is suggested that a special entry pass for the temple is obtained prior to the visit to avoid waiting time. After the puja, while coming back you can also visit Umananda Temple on the Peacock Island known as the smallest river island on earth. In the evening Enjoy Enticing River Cruise on ALFRESCO (Northeast first AC luxury river vessel). Overnight at hotel.
Guwahati (Departure) - Day 8
Tour ends with a beautiful memory. Checkout from hotel and drop off to airport / railway station for your onward journey.