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The northeastern states of India, referred to as the “seven sisters,” offer a breathtaking sight. Located amidst the Himalayas, the northeast region is incredibly colorful and breathtaking, while being relatively undiscovered. One of the most beautiful states in India’s northeast is Meghalaya. If you’re seeking for a unique vacation spot, consider making a trip there. It’s simple to reserve a trip package to Meghalaya and take pleasure in a tranquil and serene getaway in this amazing place.

You can pick from a variety of tour packages to find one that meets your needs. After determining how much time and money you have to spare, you can choose the destinations you want to visit in Meghalaya, the length of your stay, and your budget.

Why choose Meghalaya for your next vacation?

There are several reasons Meghalaya is the place for your next holiday destination . First of all the state has a lot of natural beauty, beautiful lands, peaks, beaches, mountain rivers, waterfalls. The gentle rolling hills, the packed trees, and striking rivers in the area provide visitors with a visual spectacle. Next, there many of the strongest rainfall records is in this state, so that spot is a good place for the travelers who have a good mood for nature. The region sees rainfall regularly, which helps in the stunning natural beauty and magical waterfalls that present underneath. In a nutshell, Meghalaya could be described as a place, full of abundant for wild coffee and warmth towards everyone. For local tribes, the Khasis, Garos, and Jaintias, are the ones who have lived through the ages carrying tradition and customs that make them unique and authentic within their ways of life.

Saiyyaraa Meghalaya Tour Packages

3 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Dawki, Mawlynnong,  Activities- Sightseeing Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car type-...

4 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Guwahati Activities- Sightseeing and Trekking Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car...

4 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Dawki, Mawlynnong, Activities- Sightseeing Start point- Shillong Airport / Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with...

4 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Guwahati, Shillong, Cherrapunjee Activities- Sightseeing Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car type- SUV/...

4 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee Activities- Sightseeing Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car type- SUV/ Sedan/...

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Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Pobitora Activities- Sightseeing and Adventure Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car...

5 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Dawki Activities- Sightseeing Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car type- SUV/...

5 Days - 4 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Dawki, Mawlynnong, Guwahati Activities- Sightseeing Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car...

, 5 Days - 3 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Dawki, Guwahati Activities- Sightseeing and camping Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast...

5 Days - 4 Nights

Places Covered- Shillong, Cherrapunji, Mawsynram, Guwahati Activities- Sightseeing  Start point- Guwahati End point- Guwahati Accomodation- Stay with Breakfast Car type-...

Top tourist attractions in Meghalaya

Plentiful tourist spots exist all over Meghalaya and will undoubtedly make you breathless. Among the location center of attentions is Cherrapunji which is often known as the wettest place in the world. At Nohkalikai Falls, the second largest waterfall in India, the tallest plunge waterfall in the country can be seen. Besides, travellers from near and far are drawn to the living root bridges in Meghalaya. It is these bridges, built course through the interconnection by the roots of old trees, which symbolize the creative genius of the indigenous people. The Mawlynnong Village representing polluted-free habitat oriented village is worth observing because it has been rated as the cleanest village in Asia. Through its kept-in-shape gardens as well as bamboo bridges, it provides an ultimately refreshing taste of a rural life. 

Cherrapunji: Given that the heaviest rainfall is expected there all year round, Cherrapunji is thought to be among the wettest places on Earth. The most well-known waterfalls in Cherrapunji are the Dain-Thlen, Kynrem, and Nohkalikai waterfalls, which draw visitors from all over the world. Some of Meghalaya’s greatest waterfalls are located within the town.

One of the most popular tourist destinations in Meghalaya, it offers a plethora of attractions like the Living-Root bridges, Mawsmai Cave, Seven Sisters Falls, an Eco-park, and a Garden of Caves. Due to its location in a forest, it does not offer the option of a luxurious stay; instead, Meghalayan resorts and certain hotels in the middle of the wilderness are excellent places to stay.

Shillong: One of the most well-liked Meghalaya tourist destinations in the Northeast and a must-see for everyone is Shillong, often known as the “Scotland of the East.” It is one of the best destinations to visit in Meghalaya since it is far from the bustling life and has forested hills, a nice climate, and beautiful beauty that draws many people from all over the world. 

Among the well-known Meghalaya tourism destinations in Shillong are the Don Bosco Museum, Lady Hydari Park, Wards, Elephant Falls, and Shillong Peak. Khyrim, Mylliem, Maharam, Mallaisohmat, Bhowal, and Langrim are the local tribes in Shillong.

Elephant Falls: Amazing waterfalls may be seen in the evergreen state of Meghalaya, which is covered in lush forests. Elephant Falls is a stunning sight in Meghalaya, with an elephant-shaped stone at its base. One of the top things to do in Meghalaya is to visit this, one of the most well-known falls in the Northeast.

The surrounding Khasi people called the magnificent Elephant Falls “Ka Kshaid Lai Patang Khohsiew,” which translates to “The Three Step Waterfalls,” since they are made up of three amazing falls that progress together. One of the nicest sites to visit in Meghalaya is the first of the three waterfalls, which is vast and nestled amongst dense woods.

Double-decker Living Root Bridge: This double-decker living root bridge, located in Cherrapunji, Meghalaya, is well-known for being constructed entirely of Indian rubber tree roots. The bridge is 2400 feet high and 3 km long. Walking over the Umshiang River as it runs beneath the bridge is the most picturesque experience. Though it was created almost 200 years ago, this is the oldest naturally occurring bridge, yet it can only hold 50 people at once. This spot must be visited during your honeymoon in Meghalaya.

During its journey, the bridge starts in the town of Tyrna and crosses the Umshiang river. Reaching the precise spot involves a bit of a hike. Every route descends to the bridge in an amazing 3500–3600 steps.

Don Bosco Museum: The state’s cultural past piques the curiosity of a large number of visitors. The seven-story Don Bosco Museum in Shillong is a historical center with seventeen rooms with exhibitions that transport visitors to Northeast India’s way of life.

In addition, these galleries showcase an extensive assortment of artwork, antiques, apparel, weapons, and labor-intensive pieces that portray the customs and traditions of many Meghalayan tribes and individuals. You should include the Don Bosco Museum, which is widely regarded as among the greatest in Asia, on your list of things to see in Meghalaya.

Mawlynnong Village: Asia’s cleanest village? Indeed, the settlement of Mawlynnong. It’s one of Meghalaya’s most unique places to spend the day. With all you need to make your trip to Meghalaya unforgettable, this town beckons you with stunning waterfalls, root bridges, a pristine atmosphere, and a picturesque vista. In addition, there are a lot of bamboo cottages where you must stay in order to become more accustomed to the surroundings.

Nohkalikai Waterfalls: Nohkalikai Falls, ranked as the fourth most remarkable waterfall on Earth, drop 335 meters from a lush cliff to the earth, exhibiting immense and remarkable majesty. One of the most amazing and magnificent falls in the country, the falls are the pride of the Meghalayan region.

Carefully positioned amidst the evergreen rainforest of the Khasi Hills, the falls cascade with all of their majesty and force into a tidal pond that is the color of the evening sky. One of the greatest times to travel to Meghalaya is during the fall.

Mawsmai Cave: Mawsmai Cave, without a doubt, is the most beautiful cave in the region. The cavern’s abundance of greenery is sure to catch someone’s attention. Although the cave’s 150 meters in length isn’t the longest compared to other caves in the area, it probably offers you a peek of underground life. In Meghalaya’s East Khasi Hills, the breathtaking Mawsmai Cave can be found about 6 km from Cherrapunjee’s center.

Things to do in Meghalaya

In addition to exploring the tourist sites, the trip to Meghalaya can be equally fascinating if you participate in the various activities that the state has to offer. Hiking is the most popular activity among the visitors, and this might be attributed to the availability of the of the Double Decker and the David Scott Trail. Exploration of the caves brings out another excitement that Meghalaya has in Stoke. Mawshmai Caves and Siju Caves are very popular underground landforms in the territory. You do not need to be an adventure lover to experience river rafting in the amazing clear water of Umngot Stream in Dawki, in fact a lot of people raft in this river.

Best Time to Visit Meghalaya

Meghalaya is best visited during the years of October to April when the weather is dry and comfortable. The sun is the dominant element of the day, making it a good time for sightseeing or trekking in the hills. Now would be the best chance for anyone to hike explore the lush green landscape of the area and attend some open air sports activities. Yet, if monsoon from June to September captures your heart with many blossoms & beauty of Meghalaya then it is the best time for the visit. The brooding weather persists throughout the region, and waterfalls aplenty dance in their full momentum, while the forests glow bright green.

Saiyyaraa Travels' Meghalaya tour packages

If you are looking forward to a trip to a Meghalaya then you can avail a variety of packages which caters the fancies and funds of different individuals from Saiyyaraa Travels. Error! For all purposes, whether short weekends away or extended holidays, our company provides the ideal trip package for you. Their guides with the rich knowledge will take you to all the busy sites and of course sa your time remarkable. With our knowledge in the area of developing Meghalaya tour packages, will ensure that you are well taken care of, so you can just move on and unwind in the area to explore Meghalaya without having to worry about anything.

Accommodation options in Meghalaya

Comfort of all the tourists is possible with an innumerable amount accommodation types that Meghalaya welcomes its guests Whether you are looking for a luxurious resort, or a small budgeted guesthouse, this place will certainly own your heart. Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, has a great amount of hotels and guest houses which are well-equipped to serve you with ethical comfort to your homely feel. Sharing some pleasant staying choices, besides Cherrapunji, there is the Mawlynnong town too. For those who are interested in having an exciting time, they can also choose to go for homestays in the villages, where one gets firsthand experience of the life on the ground and the culture.

How to Reach Meghalaya

Meghalaya (which is the city in India) is connected to the major cities of the country through air, rail, and road. The second nearest airport is in Guwahati, Assam, which is about 128 km neighbouring Shillong. The first and foremost way of making your way to Meghalaya is from Guwahati. And, you can hire a taxi, or share a cab, to reach Meghalaya. Unlike other modes of transport like a bus to choose from, if you like traveling by train, you will have to go to Guwahati also for taking a railway station. However, next you may have to go for Cab or Bus services to reach there. Furthermore, the state is also well linked by road being connected to Gateway and neighboring state roads through the daily bus services from Guwahati.

Things to Carry for Meghalaya Tour Package

While visitinging Meghalaya, it is of great importance that one has bagged properly to enjoy the remains of the journey. Here are a few essential items to carry:

Comfortable walking shoes: Meghalaya would provide a plenty of variations and in case you prefer hiking, you should have decent walking shoes, indeed.

Rain gear: To avoid getting soaked outdoors, take a raincoat or an umbrella when walking outside during the heavy rainfall in Meghalaya.

Warm clothing: Despite having a liberal climate all year-round, you might feel a little cold in evenings, so remember to carry a few warm clothes.

Insect repellent: Being a Meghalaya area that has rich forests and water bodies, it would equally be a good idea if you carried your insect repellents so as to safeguard yourself from mosquito bites.

Meghalaya is a hidden gem that offers a unique blend of natural beauty, rich culture, and warm hospitality. From gazing at the majestic waterfalls to exploring the ancient caves, every moment spent in Meghalaya is filled with wonder and awe. With Saiyyaraa Travels’ tour packages, you can embark on a journey to discover the enchanting beauty of Meghalaya without any hassle. So, plan your next vacation to Meghalaya and immerse yourself in the tranquility and serenity of this breathtaking destination.

Frequently Asked Questions on Meghalaya Tour Packages

What is Meghalayan famous for?

Meghalaya is renowned for its captivating splendor. This place has a lot to offer tourists that come from all over the world. Popular destinations in Meghalaya include Nohkalikai Falls, Umiam Lake, Cherrapunji, Root Bridges, Laitlum Canyon, Dawki, Mawsynram, Shillong, etc.

Which Meghalaya village should tourists visit?

Meghalayan villages are renowned for their exquisite beauty. The top villages in or surrounding Meghalaya to visit are Mawlynnong Village, Laitlum Canyon, Double Decker Living Root Bridge in Nongriat Village, Jowai Village, Tura, and Mawlai.

How many airports does Meghalaya have?

Shillong Airport is Meghalaya’s sole and primary airport. The airport accepts planes all year round and has excellent connections to India’s major cities.

How far is Guwahati to Meghalaya?

Guwahati is 85 kilometers away from Meghalaya. To get here, you can use a bus, taxi, or cab. The road distance is 99.7 kilometers. The highway that connects Guwahati and Meghalaya is renowned for its picturesque views.

What is Meghalaya's most well-known dish?

Famous Meghalayan foods to try are Jadoh, Dohkhlieh, Nakham Bitchi, Pumaloi, Bamboo Shoots, and Momo. Rice cooked with fiery fish and meat dishes. They raise cows, pigs, chickens, ducks, and goats.

Which Meghalayan city is the most gorgeous?

Shillong is frequently recognized as Meghalaya’s most beautiful city. Tucked away amidst charming hills and verdant foliage, Shillong is well-known for its breathtaking vistas, agreeable weather, and dynamic customs, rendering it an alluring location for both nature lovers and vacationers.

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