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Route: Guwahati-Shillong- Cherrapunji-Guwahati (04 NTS/05 DYS)

DAY 1: Arrive Guwahati

Arrive Guwahati and transfer to your hotel.

Afternoon/Evening visit to the Kamakhya Temple, on Nilachal hill, 08 kms west of Guwahati city, is one of the most venerated shaktipeeths in India. The temple is dedicated to goddess Kamakhya an incarnation of Sati.

It is on Nilachal hill, says the Shiva Purana, that the yoni or creative organ of Sati fell when Vishnu, in a bid to save the world from the Shiva’s tandava nrittya or dance of destruction, cut her dead body into 51 pieces with his suddarshan chakra. The garbhagriha deep inside the temple, marks the sacred spot and is kept covered with red silken cloth. O/n hotel.

DAY 2:  GUWAHATI – SHILLONG (About 110 kms / 02-03 hrs) After breakfast drive to Shillong. Arrive Shillong and transfer to hotel. Afternoon visit to the St. Catholic Cathedral, Golf Course & followed by a visit to the Mall road. Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 3:  SHILLONG – CHERRAPUNJI (about 60 kms/1-2 hrs.)

After breakfast drive to Cherrapunji with enroute visit Shillong Peak (highest peak of Shillong city) and Elephant Falls. Later proceed to Cherrapunji and transfer to your hotel/resort. Later visit Mawsmai Cave, Khasi Monoliths, Koh Ramhah, Seven sisters water fall (one of the longest in India). Evening free for your own. O/n Hotel/resort.

DAY 4: CHERRAPUNJI-SHILLONG (about 60 kms/1-2 hrs.)

After leisurely breakfast drive back to Shillong. Afternoon visit Lady Hyder’s park & Meghalaya state emporium. Evening free for your own. O/n Hotel/Resort.

DAY 5, SHILLONG-GUWAHATI (about 110 kms/02-03 hrs.)-DELHI/KOLKATA (By flight)

Morning after breakfast drive back to Guwahati and straight transfer to airport for your onward flight to Delhior Kolkata. END OF OUR SERVICES.