3 days in Guwahati & Shillong Itinerary

3 days in Guwahati & Shillong Itinerary

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3 days in Guwahati & Shillong Itinerary

Start: Guwahati
1
Guwahati
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Shillong
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
End: Guwahati

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Guwahati

Guwahati ©
A place to engage with the culture of the northeast, Guwahati represents the largest city in the region, and acts as a stepping stone for wider explorations.
On the 26th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at The Maati Centre, steep yourself in history at Kamakhya Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Umananda Temple, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Assam State Zoo Cum Botanical Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Guwahati day trip planning website .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Guwahati. In June, daytime highs in Guwahati are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Shillong.

Things to do in Guwahati

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Kamakhya Temple ©
Kamakhya Temple
Umananda Temple ©
Umananda Temple
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple ©
Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji temple

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nights
Shillong

Shillong ©
Established as the capital of Assam by the British, the hill station of Shillong today serves as the capital of Meghalaya, created in 1972.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at All Saints Church, then explore the activities along Umiam Lake, and then examine the collection at Don Bosco Centre for Indigenous Cultures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians, then make a trip to Shillong View Point, then take in the dramatic scenery at Elephant Falls, and finally wander the streets of Police Bazar.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Shillong trip tool .

Traveling by car from Guwahati to Shillong takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in June, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Shillong

Parks Nature Museums
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Umiam Lake ©
Umiam Lake
Elephant Falls ©
Elephant Falls

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