BACKPACK MEGHALAYA

Shillong l Cherrapunjee l Shnongpdeng
Backpacking Group Trips for 18-35 Year Olds
Duration

6 days

Dates

  1. 8th - 13th July
  2. 30th July - 04th August
  3. 12th - 17th August

Group Size

12- 14 people on average

Price

Starting at INR 17,900 /- Person

About Trip

The abobe of clouds – Meghalaya is a backpackers paradise. From gushing waterfalls to adventurous caves, from lip smacking food to friendly locals, Meghalaya has it all. Hop onboard as we go caving, hiking, waterfalls chasing against the stunning backdrop of the hills. With a fun crew, numerous activities and nature around, what more can you ask for?

Trip Highlights

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Arrival at Guwahati airport by 12pm and meet your fellow backpackers. After a quick lunch we make our way to Umiam lake for some stunning sunset views. Later, check in at the homestay in Shillong for some downtime and a fun introductory session with your crew over some delicious local food. 

Meals included : Dinner

Today we make our way to Cherrapunjee, but wait! Let's explore the stunning Wei Sawdong falls, Noh Kalikai falls to refresh your soul. For some Indiana Jones vibe we head to Mawsmai caves in search of fossils. Later check in at your stay in Cherrapunjee. 

Meals included : Breakfast, dinner

Today we travel through villages and
forests to witness nature's creation that
is the living root bridge. Interacting with the locals  along with an amazing fish pedicure at double decker bridge. Later adding up to some refreshing dips in the blue pools. And then, with a go, we trek with your fellow travelers. Heading back we return to the hotel. 

MEALS INCLUDED: BREAKFAST, DINNER

Today we head to the cleanest village of Asia - Mawlynnong. Interact with the locals and know how they keep the place clean. Later we make our way to Krangshuri falls. We return  to Shillong in the evening for an overnight stay.

MEALS INCLUDED: BREAKFAST, DINNER 

Today we explore many charms of Shillong. visit the Sacred forest, Laitlum canyon, Elephant falls & Bosco museum. Here, the last night of our trip we explore the night life of many cafes of shillong, even buy some souvenirs way back from the Police bazzar

Have a delicious breakfast and pack your bags as we say goodbye to the land of clouds -
Meghalaya. With a heavy heart bid adieu to your friends as you make promises to keep in
touch and catch up again soon! Drop off at
Guwahati airport by 12 noon. 

Trip Gallery

Meghalaya is one of the fast emerging caving destination. It has 1248 registered caves to be explored.

The word Meghalaya means megh (clouds) and alaya (home). Meghalaya observes a high amount of rain during the year.

Meghalaya is the only Indian state that follows Matrilineal system. where lineage and inheritance is traced through women.

Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers

The group size is generally between 10 – 14 people.

In case of situations related to Covid-19, you would either get a refund or a credit note for future trips. This will be based on the situation at that time.

It will be pleasant throughout the day. We may experience some showers but it just adds to the charm of Meghalaya

The living root bridge trek is about 3500 steps one way. While is doable, a moderate level of fitness is required. But you can take as many stops as ypu like and do it at your own pace. No rush. 

It is generally on double/triple/quad occupancy depending on the girl – guy ratio.

Yes. Vegetarian food is easily available everywhere in Meghalaya. And our breakfast and dinner that is included will be vegetarian. 

 

To give you an authentic local experience our stays will be a combination of homestays and lodges. The homestays and lodges have private bathrooms for each room and are quite safe and clean. 

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