6 Nights 7 Days Tour Guwahati - Kaziranga National Park - Shillong - Laitlum Canyons - Nartiang Durga Mandir - Phe Phe Falls & Krang Suri - Cherrapunji - Dawki & Mawlynnong Cleanest Village
Day 01 Welcome to Guwahati & Local Sightseeing:
We will receive you from Guwahati Airport / Rly. Station and check in a hotel in Guwahati city, the city is a major tourist place in Assam due to its scenic natural beauty. The river Mighty Brahmaputra flowing through the city. After freshen up go for enjoy some local sightseeing of Guwahati i.e.- World smallest River island Umananda (Shiv Temple), experience the India’s longest Ropeway over the River Brahmaputra, Srimanta Sankardev Kalakhetra, Shri Balaji Temple which is very beautiful and clean. In the evening you may enjoy River Cruise Ride on the Mighty Brahmaputra River to watch the fantastic sunset scenery with good music and light snacks. Visit Brahmaputra River Heritage Centre, Stay overnight in Guwahati.
Day 02 Guwahati to Kaziranga National Park:
(Optional : Maa Kamakhya Temple darshan)
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Kaziranga National Park, the home of the “One Horned Rhinoceros”. It will take around 5 hour journey to Kaziranga National Park. It is one of the oldest national parks in Assam on the south bank of river Brahmaputra. Spread across 430 sq.kms, it is a dazzling mosaic of interspersed with vast tracts of marshes and shallow pools that are a favorite haunt of this celebrity pre-historic beast. The main residents of the park include Wild Elephant, Hog deer, Barasingha, Indian Bison, four species of Deer, Tiger, Leopard, Capped Langur, Wild Boar, Gibbon, Hornbill, Egret, Heron, Fishing Eagle and a host of migratory birds including Pelicans. By reaching Kaziranga check in a hotel / resort. Evening you may visit the nearby villages, Tea garden, Orchid farm and culture show etc. Overnight stay at Kaziranga.
Day 03 Explore the Kaziranga National Park & shift to Shillong:
Early in the morning (5:00 am) we will start for Elephant safari in the Western range of the park, for one hour and back to hotel for breakfast. After breakfast we will take you inside the Estern range of the park in a Jeep safari, after completion of the Jeep safari check out from the hotel and proceed to Shillong, also called as “Scotland of the East”. It takes almost 7 hours to reach the destination. While traveling you may visit Maha Mrityunjay Temple at Nagaon, visit the Lum Nehru Park at Umium and majestic Barapani (Umiam Lake) wrapped in the beauty of an assortment of green Khasi-Pines and surrounded by sylvan hills and blue skies. Reaching at Shillong you may visit Don-Bosco museum, Cathedral Church, Police Bazar etc. Check in a hotel and stay overnight at Shillong.
Day 04 Explore Laitlum Canyons – Nartiang Durga Mandir – Phe Phe Falls & Krang Suri:
After early breakfast proceed to enjoy one of the most popular picturesque tourist destinations of Shillong is The Laitlum Canyons, which in literal sense means “The End of Hills” or “The End of The World”. Then proceed to visit 600 years old Shri Nartiang Durga Mandir located near Jowai town. Explore Phe Phe Falls known as Paradise waterfall located in Shkentalang village on the Jowai Dawki Road. Next visit the most beautiful waterfalls Krang Suri. The view points to enable visitors to better appreciate the beauty of the waterfall and its surroundings. The footpaths are hewn from the natural multi colored stones available in the area. Evening return to Shillong and stay overnight at Shillong.
Day 05 Shillong & Cherrapunji Excursion:
After early breakfast check out from hotel and explore some sightseeing of beautiful Shillong like– Ward’s Lake, Lady Hydari Park, Shillong Peak the highest peak of Meghalaya which is at an altitude of 1965 meters above the sea level, Elephant Falls, definitely the most popular tourist site of Shillong. Also you can explore the Sacred Forest. Next proceed to Cherrapunji which is credited as being the wettest place on the Earth. En-route enjoy the panoramic view of Mawkdok Dympep Valley from Duwan Shing Syiem viewpoint. Explore the major tourist attraction of Cherrapunji i.e.- Wah Kaba Falls, Garden of Caves, Dain-Thlen Waterfalls, Arwah Cave, Nohkalikai Falls, Eco Park, Mausmai Cave, Seven Sister Falls, Thangkharang Park (Wednesday closed) etc. Evening check in a hotel and stay overnight at Cherrapunji.
Day 06 Explore Dawki & Mawlynnong Cleanest Village:
After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Dawki, a small village where the main attraction is the Umngot River that marks the natural separation between the Khasi and the Jaintia Hills. You can enjoy boat riding on crystal clear water in Umngot River (Shnongpdeng village) which is shared by India and Bangladesh. Take a glance of Indo Bangladesh Gate. After Dawki sightseeing, drive to Mawlynnong Village known as the cleanest village in Asia and the God’s own Garden. Visit the Living Root Bridge, a natural bridge formed with the roots of the trees. A little hiking is required to see the magnificent bridge. Enjoy the rural lifestyle inside the village, experience Tree House (watch tower) made by the local people of the village. After completing the sightseeing return to Shillong and stay overnight at Shillong.
Day 07 Shillong to Guwahati Airport Drop, Tour End:
After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Shillong/ Guwahati Airport with an everlasting beautiful memory. (if time permits you may visit some sightseeing of Shillong or Guwahati)