7 Nights 8 Days Tour Guwahati - Kaziranga National Park - Majuli River Island - Shillong - Cherrapunji - Dawki - Mawlynnong Cleanest Village
Day 01 Welcome to Guwahati:
Our executive 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 you may experience India’s longest Ropeway over the river Brahmaputra, State Emporium, world smallest River Island Umananda, Srimanta Sankardev Kalakhetra, Shri Balaji Temple which were very beautiful and clean. In the evening enjoy the River Cruise Ride on the river Mighty Brahmaputra to view the excellent sunset scenery with good music and light snacks. Visit Brahmaputra River Heritage Centre, Overnight stay in Guwahati.
Day 02 Maa Kamakhya Temple darshan & Shift to Kaziranga National Park:
Early in the mooring 5 O’clock proceed to darshan of Maa Kamakhya Temple located at top of the Nilachal hill in heart of the Guwahat city. After visiting the temple come back to hotel and having breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Kaziranga National Park, the home of the “One Horned Rhinoceros”. It will take around 5 hours journey to Kaziranga National Park. The park 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 the hotel / resort and after freshen up you may visit nearby villages to experience the rural lifestyle, Tea Garden, Orchid farm, Cultural Show etc. Overnight stay at Kaziranga.
Day 03 Explore Kaziranga National Park & shift to Majuli:
Early in the morning start for Elephant safari in the Western range of the park, for one hour and come back to the hotel for breakfast. After having breakfast check out from hotel and take a Jeep safari inside the Eastern Range of the park, after completing the safari proceed to World Largest River Island Majuli, around 5 hours journey (3 hrs. by road and 2 hrs. by ferry), crossing mighty Brahmaputra River by Ferry. By reaching Majuli check in at a resort. Evening you may visit to a sand beach in Brahmaputra River to witness the sunset, explore Missing village to experience the lifestyle of second largest tribal community of Assam . Overnight stay at Majuli.
Day 04 Explore the Majuli River Island & shift to Jorhat:
Early in the morning go for enjoy the Boat Ride (as per availability) to see the birds and comeback to hotel.
After having breakfast visit Assamese’s famous GARMUR SATTRA, a popular attractions of Majuli. AUNIATI SATRA is one of the major attractions of Majuli, which was established in Majuli in 1653 A.D, the Satra is famous for Paalnaam and Apsara Dance. KAMALABARI SATRA is one of the famous tourism destinations of the River Island which is significant for articles related to art, culture, literature and classical studies. NATUN SAMUGURI SATRA is famous for Mask crafts and artworks of the Satra is prominent. Hem Chandra Goswami master craftsman and Satradhikar (monastic head) is well known for traditional mask-making. These masks, used in Raas Leelaand Bhaona, an ancient form of Assamese theatre, are the signature craft of Natun Samaguri Satra. DAKHINPAT SATRA. The Satra is famous and well –known socio-culture and spiritual institute of Majuli River Island. The Satra is located at Dakhinpat Gaon. TENGAPANIA, located on the banks of river Brahmaputra, it is one of the famous picnic spots in the Island. After having lunch proceed to Jorhat, check in at a hotel and relax. Stay overnight at Jorhat.
Day 05 Jorhat to Shillong:
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to Shillong, also called as “Scotland of the East”. It takes almost 9 hours to reach the Shillong. En-route you may visit Maha Mrityunjay Tempole 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. By reaching Shillong check in at a hotel and Overnight stay at Shillong.
Day 06 Shillong & Cherrapunji Sightseeing:
After breakfast check out from hotel and explore some popular tourist attruction of beautiful Shillong like– Cathedral Church, 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. Next proceed to Cherrapunji which is credited as being the wettest place on the Earth. On the way you may Enjoy the panoramic view of Mawkdok Dympep Valley from Duwan Shing Syiem viewpoint. Explore the major tourist site of Cherrapunji i.e.- Wah Kaba Falls, Dain-Thlen Water Falls, 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 07 Cherrapunji to 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 in Riwai village, 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 08 Shillong to Guwahati Airport Drop, Tour End:
After breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Shillong/ Guwahati Airport with an everlasting beautiful memory.