Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, is also known as ‘Scotland of the East’ because of its scenic beauty. Shillong is typical modern Indian town with some of its colonial-era charm retained in certain pockets of the City. One can reach the beautiful city of Shillong by charter flights from Kolkata, Guwahati, etc.
September - May
Arrive Kolkata or Guwahati and proceed to Shillong by your Charter Flight. Later you will be driven to your hotel. On arrival check in to hotel. The rest of the evening is at leisure.
Today post breakfast proceed on a walking tour to the nearby Umiuh village to learn more about the Khasi way of life. In the evening one can indulge in thrilling water sports like rowing,speed boating in Umiam lake. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Today proceed on an excursion to Sohliya Village. Sohliya village is renowned for it pioneering of strawberry cultivation and is popularly known as the “Strawberry Village”. The forests around the village that is protected by the community and this forests houses various species of flora and fauna that are endemic to the area and this area has turned into a bird-watching haven for the tourists visiting this quaint village. Return to the hotel. In the evening try your hand at Golfing in Shillong Golf Course or participate in archery gambling at Polo Grounds. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Today bid farewell to your tour and proceed to your hometown.
|By Air||: The nearest airport is at Guwahati(100 kms). Flying from Kolkata or Guwahati to Shillong airport in Charter Flights.|
|By Rail||: The nearest railhead is Guwahati railway station (105 kms).|
|By Road||: Shillong is connected by road with Guwahati 100 kms.|