Enchanting North East on Oddroad. Visit Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Kaziranga National park, Nameri National Park, Guwahati.

Enchanting North East
8 Nights/9 Days
by Roads Less Travelled

Shillong, Cherrapunjee, Kaziranga National park, Nameri National Park, Guwahati

Roads Less Travelled is heading to the North East India – A secluded piece of heaven tucked away in one corner! The lush fields and thick tropical rainforests protected by the Kaziranga and Nameri National Park are home to the rhinoceros and elephants. Traverse beautiful roads to Asia’s cleanest village Mawlynnong,` Walk across the Mystical living root bridges in the jungles of Meghalaya, Go for Jungle Safaris, Spot rare Birds And Animals..These are the few highlights of this trip.

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Day 1 - Guwahati to Shillong , Meghalaya

On arrival at Guwahati Airport,you will be received by our representative and drive for about 3 hrs along a picturesque mountain road to Shillong .

Day 2 - Shillong to Cherrapunji

Today we will leave for Cherrapunji – Locally known as Sohra. Sohra, is now considered as the second wettest place on the Earth, displaced from the number one position by its neighboring Mawnsynram.
Once at Cherrapunji we’ll will trek to the Double Decker living root bridges – a remarkable and ancient form of bio engineering form where the roots of two trees on either side have been trained over a number of years to meet and form a bridge by the villagers during the ancient days which are unique to this region. The process takes 10–15 years and the bridges typically last hundreds of years, the oldest ones in use being over 500 years old.

Day 3 - Cherrapunji to Shillong , Meghalaya

Today we’ll visit Mawlynnong – Nominated as the cleanest village in Asia and a community based eco-tourism initiative. On reaching the village, you can walk around in the village area and experience the rural life and some delicious ethnic meals provided by the locals. Later we will proceed back to Shillong and if time permits you can experience some street shopping at the Shillong town area.

Day 4 - Shillong , Meghalaya to Kaziranga National Park

Today we leave Shillong and drive for about 7 hours to Kaziranga National Park. Kaziranga is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This National park is home to a rich variety of wildlife with tall elephant grass and lush green flood plains. You can spot birds like Greater Adjutants, Bengal Floricans, Pallas’s Fish Eagles and Black-necked Storks. Kaziranga’s larger inhabitants include the Greater Asian One-horned Rhinoceros, Asian Elephant, Asiatic Water Buffalo and the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger.

Day 5 - Kaziranga National Park

The next two days will be action packed! Early in the morning after breakfast, we’ll go for our first game drive into the ranges of Kaziranga. Return to the lodge and relax till about lunch time. After lunch, we’ll set out for another safari into the park in open Jeeps. Evening will be leisure around the bonfire. Enjoy a local cultural dance program, with a sumptuous dinner.

Day 6 - Kaziranga National Park

Today we’ll leave early in the morning to explore the wilderness of Kaziranga. You go on an Elephant safari which is for approximately 45 Min. Afterwards you will return to the resort for breakfast, and set out once again for an open jeep safari. Another game drive is reserved for after lunch.

Day 7 - Kaziranga National Park to Nameri National Park

Today we’ll leave for Nameri National Park. The Nameri National Park is located at the foothills of the eastern Himalayas in Assam. It is best known for its high density of Elephants. Other than the Elephant, the park is also home to the Tiger, Leopard, Sambar Deer, Wild Dog, Hog Deer, Muntjac, Wild Boar, Sloth Bear, Himalayan Black Bear and Capped Langur. Nameri is a birdwatcher’s paradise and is a must visit for all ornithologists! The birds that can be seen here include the White Winged Wood Duck, four distinct species of Hornbill, Blue-bearded Bee-eater, Babbler and Plover.On arrival at Nameri, lunch will be served at the campsite and one can opt for a nature walk in the afternoon across the forests area or visit a tribal village.

Day 8 - Nameri National Park

Today we’ll go on a birding excursion into the Nameri forest. Return to the campsite for breakfast, followed by water rafting in the river Bhoreli in the afternoon. Relax by the bonfire in the evening and re wind the trip’s experience as tomorrow you will head back to Guwahati city and fly out onwards.

Day 9 - Nameri National Park to Guwahati

Today is the last day on your trip and after an early breakfast you will drive to Guwahati airport for about 5 hrs enroute farewell lunch and fly out to your onward destination.

Stay Options

City / No. of Nights Option 1
Shillong / 1 Standard Hotels
Cherrapunjee / 1 Standard Hotels
Shillong / 1 Standard Hotels
Kaziranga National park / 3 Standard Hotels
Nameri National Park / 2 Standard Hotels

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Per Couple Rs 34925
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