DELIGHTS OF MEGHALAYA
DELIGHTS OF MEGHALAYA
After arrival at Guwahati airport/railway station meet our driver and then proceed towards Shillong. Enroute visit to Umiam Lake. You can go for boat ride at Umiam Lake ( on extra payment). Later drive towards Shillong.
A beautiful city encircled by pine trees, Shillong is the capital of Meghalaya. It derives its name from Lei Shyllong, an idol worshipped at the Shillong Peak. Standing as tall as 1496 meters, Shillong provides a relief from the heat across the country. This hill station is known for its picturesque sights and traditions. The soothing climate makes Shillong suitable to visit in all seasons. The light drizzles and the cooling gentle wind adds to the joy of visiting this hill station. This place is also known as the ‘Scotland of the East’.Later drive to hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast at the hotel proceed for sightseeing of Cherrapunjee: Seven Sisters Waterfalls, Nahkhalikai Falls, Dainthlen Falls, Thangkharang park and Mwasmai Cave – is only a distance of 150 meters is open for tourists, while the other section is closed. The stalactites and stalagmites caves have innumerable forms, shapes and sizes inside leaving one to imagine as many life forms as possible. This magnificent natural wonder is the handiwork of years of natural abrasion and underground water. After all the sight seeing drive back to hotel for overnight stay.
After breakfast drive to Mawlynnong Village. Mawlynnong/Mawlynnong Village located in the East Khasi Hills of Meghalaya, also referred as ‘God’s own garden’ has won the acclaim of being the cleanest village in Asia in 2003. The village known for its cleanliness is located around 90 kms from Shillong and is a community based eco-tourism initiative. The community has made collective effort to maintain the ambience of a clean village. The village offers picturesque natural beauty, a trek to the living root bridge at a neighbouring village Riwai. Later drive back to Cherrapunjee. Ovenight at hotel.
After breakfast proceed for the sightseeing of Shillong – Don Bosco Museum, Wards Lake, Elephant falls and Shillong Peak.
Don Bosco Museum: Timing: During Summer (February 01-November 30), it is open from 09:00 am to 05:30 pm. During Winter (December 01 to January 31), it is open from 09:00 am to 04:30 pm. The Museum remains closed on all Sundays
Shillong peak: Open all days 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM. Since the road to the peak passes through Indian Air Force, permission is given by them and may be remain close due to security reasons without prior notice. One need’s to submit ID’s in the office to visit the peak. Foreigners are not allowed to visit the peak.
Later drive back to hotel for night stay.
After breakfast check out from hotel and drive towards Guwahati airport/railway Station for onward journey.
Inclusions & Exclusions
Tour Package Includes
1. Accommodation on twin share basis on CP plan. (Complimentary Breakfast)
2. Transfers and sightseeing using private car 01 AC Dzire.
Tour Package Excludes
1. Monument and other entry fees.
2. Any personal expenditure.
3. Anything not mentioned in the itinerary.
5. Any kind of insurance
6. Meals not mentioned in inclusions.
In case of cancellation of tour/travel services due to any avoidable/unavoidable reason/s we must be informed in writing. Cancellation charges would be effective from the date we receive letter in writing and cancellation charges would be as follows:
30 days & prior to arrival – 10% of the tour/service cost.
20 days to 18 days prior to arrival – 20% of the tour/service cost.
14 days to 16 days prior to arrival – 25% of the tour/service cost.
10 days to 08 days prior to arrival – 50% of the tour/service cost.
Less than 07 days & less, prior to arrival or no show – NO REFUND.
Please note – Irrespective of above mentioned cancellations slabs – in case of cancellation of tour services after the booking is made with us – a minimum 10% service charges would be applicable.
In regard to refund of unused / unutilized services (which are paid for and cancelled in advance) the refund amount would be worked out on the basis of cancellation policy as described above and the money would be accordingly refunded to the person who has made the payment to us. Please note that the refund process may take 2 – 4 weeks due to banking procedures. If the refund is made to the credit card account OR to Bank account, the bank charges would be debited from the refund amount.
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