Backpacking & Biking Trip : Meghalaya

Get Adventurous & Explore the abode of Clouds

Cherrapunji | Shillong | Dawki | Khasi Life

Guwahati - Shillong - Cherapunjee - Shnongpdeng - Guwahati

Meghalaya Biking and Backpacking

Meghalaya can be called Aqualaya. You find water in all forms - huge waterfalls, transparent rivers, clouds, rains and every living life form. Who should visit Meghalaya? Anyone open to new experiences and new cultures. The matrilineal society keeps itself rooted in its Garo and Khasi cultural practices. If you don't mind embracing basic amenities, you are welcome to experience the adventure-filled trip of the abode of clouds. Trek a little to the living root bridge, experience cliff jumping, or swim across the transparent Dawki river. or maybe all of it.

Beginner

Riding Skill Required

700Kms

Journey

Royal Enfield Classic350cc / 500cc with fuel.

Motorcycles

Guwahati, India (GAU)


Fly In

Tour Highlights

Tour Cost

Indian Nationals

Own Motorcycle Rented Royal Enfield Motorcycle Passenger in SUV
Per Person Solo Rider Rider & Pillion Per Person
25000 36000 33000 25000

Inclusion

• Triple sharing accommodation
• Royal Enfield motorcycle for the tour (from day 2 to day 5)
• Motorcycle fuel for the tour as per the itinerary
• Transport from Guwahati to Shillong & back by Coach
• Daily Breakfast
• Dinner at Shnongpdeng
• Bonfire at Shnongpdeng
• Experienced Road Captain
• Experienced Mechanic
• Helmet for Rider & Pillion
• Basic Medical amenities
• Guide charges for Double Decker
• Support vehicle for carrying luggage and other essentials
• Group pickup & drop from Guwahati Airport (at fixed time)
• Activities and Visits to make the experience truly memorable

Exclusion

• Applicable Government GST Tax
• Inner Line permit fee if applicable
• Train/ Flight to & from Guwahati
• Lunch on all days
• Dinner on all days except mentioned in inclusions
• Personal Expenses (Snacks, bottled water, Juice, Porter Etc)
• Monument Entry fees, Adventure activities
• Any Spares consume during the Trip
• Additional twin sharing accommodation at 2000/- per person
• Himalayan bike upgrade 3000/- extra
• 5,000 refundable security deposit per motorcycle
• Rental of Riding Gears
• Any Hotel, subsistence or other cost incurred prior to the official start date of the tour and after the official end date of the tour
• Cost arises due to change / delay in flight timings (to be borne by the customer on the spot)
• Any cost arising due to Force Majeure (to be borne directly by the customer on the spot)
• Anything not mentioned in Tour Inclusions

Day-wise itinerary as you witness the route

Motorcycle Tour Route Details

Day 1 - Arrival at Guwahati Airport and transfer to Shillong

Welcome onboard traveler on an exciting and happening tour of Meghalaya. Reach Guwahati the Airport by 12:00 noon for the group pick up. We will glide through the plains of Guwahati to the Khasi hills and head to Shillong. Give a try to local dishes at the local Dhaba for lunch. The taste of the organically grown oranges and pineapple is just wow here. We will make a stop just before Shillong to gaze at Umium Lake. After you have checked in at the hotel, feel free to explore the charming city and the markets. Meet all members of the group in the evening for a group orientation session. Overnight at the Shillong hotel.

  • Transfer: Group Transfer from Airport to Hotel
  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel / Guest House
  • Included Meals: None

Day 2 - Shillong to Cherrapunjee (85 Km)

After breakfast, we will head out to explore the Paradise in Khasi hills. First, we will visit the grand canyon of India – Laitlum. Witness the cloud movement in the valley. We will leave this road and head to Jayantia hills towards the land of Snake (Thlen). After you reach the start point, trek down for 25 minutes including bamboo stretches to the beautiful three-layered Waterfall. The blue waters of Wei Sawdong are beyond words. Soon after, we will continue our journey to one of the highest waterfalls - Nokalikai. Witness the unmatched view of the sunset. After spending a rejuvenating time at this serene location, we will go to the Cherrapunjee hotel.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel / Guest House
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 3 - Cherrapunjee Local (60 Km)

Start early after the basic breakfast, and directly proceed to Tyrna Village. The trek is about 5-6 hours involving a 15-minute drive to the start point. From Tyrna village, walk down the green hills with a beautiful view of the valley through three Khasi villages, learning about flora and fauna in these hills. Upon crossing the single-decker root bridge and blue Lagoon, Enjoy the blissful sound of the small waterfall of Nongriat under the 500 years old double-decker bridge. Once we climb back to our vehicles, we will head to a limestone cave - Arawah Cave. Overnight stay at Cherrapunjee hotel.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel / Guest House
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 - Cherrapunjee – Dawki - Shnongpedang (135 Km)

After breakfast, we leave for the Jayantia hills and the transparent river – Umgot (Dawki village). On the way, enjoy the beauty of the Mawkdok viewpoint. You will continue to travel toward the Indo- Bangladesh border. The roads to Dawki are no less than Japan hill roads. Enjoy the river cruise at the Umgot river by the Bangladesh border. We will stay at the Shnongpedang river camp. On arrival at the campsite, relax with some music & a bonfire.

  • Accommodation: Portable Camping
  • Included Meals: Breakfast & Dinner

Day 5 - Shnongpedang – Shillong (140 Km)

After breakfast, we will explore further deeper into Jayantia hills. Walk on the slippery trek to reach the stunning waterfall - Krangsuri falls. Stand speechless and spend the time staring at the beautiful fall with lush greenery around. After the lunch break, trek to Phe-Phe falls. It is not easy to reach fall on the slippery path. After spending some quality time with the splendid waters, we will head to the Scotland of East. Overnight at Shillong Hotel.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel / Guest House
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 - Shillong – Guwahati Airport (130 Km)

After a sumptuous breakfast, check out early from the hotel. To control the anxiety of missing a flight, book a flight which takes off after 4 PM (You may stay book the next day's flight and stay additionally at Guwahati too). Our vehicle will drop you at Guwahati airport to continue your onward journey with memorable experiences.

  • Transfers: Group transfer from Hotel to Airport
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

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