A mesmerising odyssey through Northeast India's hidden gems. From the misty heights of Shillong, known as the 'Scotland of the East', to the awe-inspiring wonders of Cherrapunjee, where clouds caress the earth. Kaziranga's wild symphony awaits, where elephant echoes and jeep whispers lead you into the heart of untamed beauty. This journey blends nature's marvels with cultural whispers, creating memories as vivid as the landscapes you'll traverse. Unveil the secrets of Umium Lake, dance under waterfalls, and embrace the harmony of village life. Let this itinerary be your passport to captivating discovery.
Day 01: Guwahati Airport/Station - Shillong (4900 FT / 100 KMS / 04 HRS)
Embark on a captivating journey as you arrive at the vibrant Guwahati Airport or the historic GHY Railway Station. Travel to your destination: Shillong, a haven perched at 4,900 feet and often referred to as the 'Scotland of the East'. En route, be entranced by the serene beauty of Umium Lake, cradled amidst tranquil hills. Upon reaching Shillong, check-in at your hotel, ready to indulge in the enchantment of this picturesque town. Overnight in Shillong.
Day 02: Shillong - Cherrapunjee – Shillong (4400 FT / 65 KMS / 03 HRS Each Side)
As dawn breaks, a thrilling adventure beckons. After a hearty breakfast, set out for Cherrapunjee, a place renowned as the world's wettest wonder at 4,400 feet above sea level. Witness the ethereal Nohkalikai waterfall in all its splendour and explore the mystical Mawsmai caves. On your way back to Shillong, be prepared to be mesmerized by the majestic Elephanta falls and the breathtaking panorama atop Shillong peak. Overnight in Shillong.
Day 03: Shillong - Kaziranga (320 KMS / 07 HRS)
The sun rises on a new day, casting its golden hues over Shillong. Following an early breakfast, your path leads you to Kaziranga. A journey of 320 kilometres awaits, spanning 7 hours through ever-changing landscapes. Upon your arrival, the hotel becomes your haven. The evening invites you to savour moments of leisure and self-discovery. Overnight in Kaziranga.
Day 04: Kaziranga National Park
With the dawn's first light, venture into the heart of Kaziranga's wilderness. A one-hour elephant ride becomes your passage to the realms of the untamed. Post-breakfast, embark on a jeep safari through the Central Range, a realm where nature's diverse orchestra comes alive. Your exploration extends to local villages and the fringes of tea gardens, offering glimpses into a world where nature and culture harmoniously coexist. Overnight in Kaziranga.
Note: Please note that Elephant Ride and Jeep Safari permits are subject to the approval of the Forest Department and are payable directly.
Day 05: Departure
The day unfolds with a hearty breakfast. As you check out from your Kaziranga hotel, a 210-kilometer, 5-hour journey awaits, leading you back to Guwahati Airport (GAU). From there, your journey continues, carrying with you the echoes of nature's wonders and the memories of an enchanting expedition.