Meghalaya Backpacking Tour

Double Decker Living Root Bridge

Meghalaya Backpacking Tour

Hypnotizing waterfalls, ancient caves and lush greenery.

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Meghalaya Backpacking (07 Days)

Want a holistic destination which offers a blend of cultural diversity, natural marvels and soul solitude valleys? There is no better place to go than the abode of clouds – Meghalaya. The wonderland has the blessing of constant rains from the Indradeva himself. Among the seven sisters, this most beautiful state is home to Garo and Khasi cultures, unique cuisines and traditions with lively harvest festivals with mass dances in colourful traditional dress. It is the land of people where the surprising, ranging from green valleys to river caves, root bridges, cleanest village, transparent river and what not; quite enough to quench your thirst of wanderlust. Take a stroll in the garden of the Gods.

Home Stay,Hotel,Guest House

Accommodation

800 Kms

Journey

4-5 with drink and photo stops

Average daily travel hours

07 Days Total

Duration

Guwahati, India (GAU)

Fly in

Guwahati, India (GAU)

Fly Out

10 Person

Minimum Group

20 Person

Maximum Group Size

Tour Highlights

Tour Cost

Tour Type Vehicle Tour Cost
Backpacking Tempo Traveller/SUV 24000

Inclusion

• Twin/Triple sharing accommodation (Twin only for married couple)
• Entire travel as per itinerary by Tempo Traveller for Backpacking Option
• Daily Breakfast
• Guided Trek
• Experienced Tour manager (Minimum 8 traveller required)
• Basic Medical amenities
• Group pickup from Guwahati Airport (at fixed time)
• All applicable toll, parking and driver charges of Tempo Traveller
• Activities and Visits to make the experience truly Memorable

Exclusion

• Applicable Government GST Tax
• Inner Line permit fee if applicable
• Your two-way travel to and from Guwahati Airport (GAU)
• Lunch and Dinner on all days
• Personal Expenses (Snacks, bottled water, Juice, Porter Etc)
• Monument Entry Charges and Safari Charges
• Boating and Adventure activities
• Anything not mentioned in Tour Inclusions
• Any cost arising due to natural calamities like landslides, roadblocks etc (to be borne by directly by the customer on the spot)

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Meghalaya Tour Departures

Day-wise itinerary as you witness the route

Tour Route Details

Day 1 - Arrival at Guwahati

Welcome onboard traveller. Our representative ensures your transfer to the hotel. After the team assists you in checking in. Meet all members of the group in the evening followed a tour briefing. You are free to take a tour of the famous Kamakhaya Temple. Overnight leisure at the hotel.

  • Transfers: Group Transfer from Airport to Hotel
  • Accommodation: Asian Suite / Similar
  • Included Meals: None

Day 2 - Guwahati - Cherrapunji

After breakfast, check out from hotel and proceed to Cherrapunji. It is the second wettest place in the world. On the way to Cherrapunji, we will visit Elephant falls. (Elephant Waterfall is located approximately 7 Km from Shillong on the way to Cherrapunji. You may climb down 35-400 steps to enjoy these beautiful waterfalls). En-route visit Arwah Cave, Wah kaba waterfall, Dainthlen falls, Nohkalikai falls, seven-sisters fall and Garden of caves. Overnight stay at Cherrapunji.

  • Accommodation: Cherish Lodge / Similar
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 3 - Cherrapunji

The morning after breakfast, directly proceed to Nongriat Village, of Cherrapunji. Then start trekking to Double Decker Root Bridge via Tyrna Village. The trek is about 5-6 hours involving a 15-minute drive to start point of the trek and a walk of about 3 hours, downhill 2500 feet and backup. The 5 km drive to Tyrna village by a beautiful mountain skirting road commanding a beautiful view of the valley and through three interesting Khasi villages. This is one of the most beautiful and very popular treks. The high points of this trek are the Double Decker Root Bridge and the natural swimming pools in the river bed. Overnight stays at Cherrapunji.

  • Accommodation: Cherish Lodge / Similar
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 - Cherrapunji – Mawlynnong – Dawki – Shillong

After a delectable breakfast, check-out from the hotel and travel to Mawlynnong the cleanest village in Asia. The main attractions are the Living Root Bridge and Balancing Rock. After lunch, proceed to Dawki. Dawki is a small town in Jaintia Hills district. The main attraction is the Umngot River. Dawki is known for Indo-Bangladesh border. Later, travel to Shillong and overnight stay at Shillong.

  • Accommodation: Pumpkin rooms / Similar
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 5 - Cherrapunji – Kaziranga

After sumptuous breakfast, Pack your stuff together for the next day on the long and wild drive. The comfort of the road will fade away soon. Enjoy the jungle safari when you reach Kaziranga. Witness the beauty of the versatile biodiversity of wildlife- forests, wetlands and grasslands; home to tigers, elephants and one-horned rhinoceroses. Overnight at Kaziranga .

  • Accommodation: Waah Kaziranga / Similar
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 - Kaziranga – Guwahati

After a wholesome breakfast, check-out from the hotel and directly proceed to Guwahati. Arrive at Guwahati and visit Basistha Temple and Srimanta Sankardev Kalakshetra. Check into the hotel at Guwahati. In the evening, you can enjoy the river cruise/dinner cruise over the mighty Brahmaputra. Back to hotel and overnight stays there.

  • Accommodation: Asian Suite / Similar
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 7 - Guwahati – Hometown

After a scrumptious breakfast, check-out from the hotel and one can visit Maa Kamakhya Temple. Then transfer to the Guwahati airport to continue your onward journey with memorable experiences.

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

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