Flavours of the East
This 5-day tour is aimed at taking you on a journey from the hills of Shillong, to the wettest town in the world, Cherrapunjee right to the heart of the forest of Kaziranga.
Shillong is popularly known as the Scotland of the East. Located in the undulating pine covered hills, it has a pleasant climate throughout the year. Home to several waterfalls, it is situated at a height of 1,496m. One can identify inspirations of the British legacy in the architecture and the food habits. Music is an extremely significant part of the culture which also makes Shillong the Rock Capital of India.
Cherrapunji in Meghalaya is one of the wettest places on the planet and the only place in India to receive rain throughout the year. The town of Cherrapunji is nestled in the East Khasi Hills about 50 km from Shillong. Cherrapunji, also known as Sohra or Churra, means ‘the land of oranges’. The cliffs of Cherrapunji also offer stunning views of the plains of Bangladesh.
Kaziranga National Park is a world heritage site famous for the Great Indian One Horned Rhinoceros. The landscape of Kaziranga is of sheer forest, tall elephant grass, rugged reeds, marshes and shallow pools.
Best Time to Visit: November to May
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat, light jacket.
IncludeBreakfastTransfersStandard Hotel Rooms
Not IncludedTour GuideCost Is Per Person On A Twin Sharing BasisHotel Room Upgrades to Deluxe, Premium and Elite OptionsCar UpgradesEntry Fees To Locations
Day 1: Arrive Guwahati – Shillong (110 kms)
Day 2: Shillong – Cherrapunjee – Shillong (60 kms)
Day 3: Shillong – Kaziranga (320 kms 7 hrs approx.)
Day 4: Kaziranga
- Tour package cost includes 1 round Jeep Safari and Elephant ride in Kaziranga for 1 person
Day 05: Kaziranga – Guwahati (230 kms 4 hrs approx.)
Day 06: Departure Guwahati