Meghalaya is one of the most beautiful states in India also known as the abode of the clouds! Located in the northeast of our vibrant country, it is rich with cultural heritage and beautiful landscapes. While some people would know Meghalaya only as highest rainfall receiving state, it offers much more for offbeat riders. It is a place that would fuel the imagination of a creative person and probably give rise to masterpieces in literature, art, and music, such indeed is the pristine beauty of this state. Meghalaya is full of sights and experiences that will leave one awed. This makes Meghayala a must do travel destination.
You will be driving through those long serene roads and completely off roads to explore the stunning beauty of a unique North Indian state – Meghalaya. Feel the thrill as you ride through the amazing beauty of the region. Meet the local people and learn about their day to day life. Also, get an insight into the culture and the traditions that they follow. It is definitely an adventure of a lifetime!
(The costing is prepared for a minimum of 4 members and above. We customise the itinerary and activities as per the interest of the travellers)
The costing is as follows:
SUV Traveller - Rs. 32,000 per person
What is included in the tour
- Airport transfers
- Stay in comfortable guesthouses and homestays
- Breakfast and dinner (Day 1 dinner to Day 7 breakfast)
What is NOT included in the tour
- GST- 5% extra
- Transportation till Guwahati and back from Guwahati
- Snacks and beverages
- Entries and cost of activities
- Travel insurance
- Lunch throughout and any extra meals
- Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, camera fees etc
- Anything other than above mention inclusions
- Visit the mesmerizing Wahrashi falls, Nokalikai waterfalls, Rainbow Falls, Krang Suri Falls
- Walk through the dense forest to follow oldest trekking route for David Scott Trail
- Enthral with the beauty of the cleanest village in Asia and surreal waters of River
- Visit the renowned living root bridges and double-decker root bridge, built more than 150 years ago
- Enjoy the snorkelling, cliff jumping, zip lining adventure activities
- Meet and greet the largest Adivasi group in Meghalaya known as Khasi tribe
Day 1 - Arrival at Guwahati. Pick up and head to Shillong
Day 2 - Shillong to Jowai via Laitlum Grand Canyon and beautiful bypass road. Explore Tyrshi waterfalls.
Day 3 - Jowai to Krang Shuri waterfalls to Shnongpdeng near Dawki. Check out Bangladesh Border. Water activities at Umngot River.
Day 4 - Shnongpdeng to Mawlynnong (Asia's cleanest village) to Tyrna. Trek down 3000 steps. Living root bridge.
Day 5 - climb up 3000 steps from Nongriat to Tyrna. Ride to Chirrapunjee. Zip lining and explore Mawsmai caves.
Day 6 - Cherrapunjee to Mawsynram. Water trek in natural amusement park in Mawlyngbna.
Day 7 - Mawsynram to Guwahati via Shillong.
Day 8 - Depart from Guwahati
Day 1 - Arrival at Guwahati
Arrive at Guwahati and reach Shillong, 100 km far from the Airport. You will begin your tour from Guwahati to Shillong and you can witness the lush green landscapes with a calming ambiance. Post check-in at guest house in Shillong, rest for a while and explore the beautiful city. Stay in guest house in Shillong
Day 2 - Shillong to Jowai
Our second-day drive will be to Jowai which is at the distance of 70 km via the Laitlum. Enroute enjoy the beautiful village of Laitlum, one of the most astonishing and scenic destinations. The Laitlum Canyons means ‘The End of Hills’ in Khasi. Then visit Tyrshi Falls which is situated alongside the Jowai-Shillong Road. The beautiful falls come down in steps with the water gushing swiftly looking like an enormous white veil. The falls are connected by an arched bridge, consisting of more than 20 hundred steps, which go down to the bottom of the falls. Stay in Jowai guesthouse.
Day 3 - Jowai to Shnongpdeng via Krang Shuri waterfalls
Following day, head towards shnongpdeng via Krang Shuri waterfalls. The Krang Shuri Waterfalls is one such popular falls, located about 30 kms from Jowai in the district of West Jaintia Hills. Blessed with shimmering blue waters and sparkling sunlight, Krang Shuri Waterfalls is stunning and simply breathtaking. It cascades down from a height of about 40 feet into a crystal clear blue pool. One can swim and bathe in the pool but the water is so cold, and the rocks underneath are slippery. Stay in tents by the riverside in Shnongpdeng
Day 4 - Shnongpdeng to Tyrna via Mawlynnong (Asia's cleanest village)
Today is undoubtedly the best Meghalaya has to offer in terms of landscape and bike riding. Head to Dawki – Shnongpdeng to see the surreal waters of Umngot River. No words can describe the pristine beauty you will witness this day. The landscape is surrounded by green bamboo trees bathed in golden light. Visit the Bangladesh Border as well. The plains across Bangladesh will be visible and it is quite a sight. Swimming and exploring the crystal clear waters of Umngot River. Post lunch visit Mawlynnong, Mawlynnong is an Asia's cleanest town in the East Khasi Hills district in the Indian state of Meghalaya. Then drive to Tyrna Village, which is starting point of the trek and the last stopping place for vehicles. A trek of over 3000+ steps, through sacred groves of trees and across narrow suspended bridges over rivers is a steep flight of steps which is narrow at certain junctions. Tyrna is famous for the double-decker root bridge, one of the must-visit attractions in Meghalaya. Soak in the natural pools below the bridge and relish the beautiful sight wondering the making of the double-decker root bridges. Stay in Nongriat guesthouse
Day 5 - Nongriat to Tyrna to Cherrapunjee
Post breakfast, trek back to Tyrna and roll down towards Cherrapunjee, which is dotted with waterfalls cascading over deep gorges. This is literally the high point of any visit to Meghalaya. Visit the underground world of Mawsmai Cave, formed by water and natural abrasion. Explore about 150 m (500 ft) of this cavern by walking among tight passages of remarkable stalactite and stalagmite limestone formation. Come back to Cherrapunjee by late evening. Stay in Cherrapunjee resort
Day 6 - Cherrapunjee to Mawsynram
Our drive today starts from Cherrapunjee to Mawsynram, which is the rainiest spot on Earth. Mawsynram offers cascading waterfalls, unstoppable pouring of rain and valleys carpeted with lush greenery. The region is blessed with incredible flora and fauna, and you will be always greeted with unexpected rain anytime during the year. Then head out to enjoy the natural amusement park in the freshwater springs at Mawlyngbna. It is an exhilarating trek on a northern trail under the jungle canopy, through streams and brooks, and plateau of rock and grass that extends endlessly towards open blue skies. Swim and dive into the freshwater at natural river-pools. Return back to Mawsynram. Stay in Mawsynram camp
Day 7 - Mawsynram to Guwahati via Shillong
The last leg of journey leads to Guwahati via Shillong. On your way, visit Shillong for Lunch and last minute shopping. Reach Guwahati by evening shopping and pack your bags. Stay in hotel in Guwahati
Day 8 - Departure from Guwahati Airport
After breakfast, start driving to Guwahati Airport. Thus your Meghalaya Odyssey comes to an end with lots of new memories and experiences to take back. You can also find reviews of our participants on our Facebook Page.
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