Day 01: Guwahati – Shillong (100 KM / 3 HRS)
Welcome to Guwahati. Meet and be assisted by our representative at the airport/Railway Station. Proceed to Shillong, also called ‘Scotland of the East”. Reach the majestic Umium Lake (Barapani). You may do the water sports here (Optional). On arrival at Shillong, check in at your hotel. Evening you can visit Police Bazaar which the biggest local market. Overnight stay in Shillong.
Day 02: Shillong – Cherrapunji – Shillong (65 KM / 1.5 HRS PER WAY)
Get up early today to enjoy the mesmerizing mornings of Shillong. After early breakfast drive to Cherrapunji, this is the wettest place in the world. Visit Eco Park, Dainthlen Falls, Nohkalikai Falls, Nohsngithiang Falls (Seven Sisters Falls), Mawsmai Cave, Thangkharang Park. Evening return to Shillong. Visit Elephanta Falls and Shillong Peak for some breathtaking views. Overnight stay in Shillong.
Day 03: Shillong – Dawki – Mawlynnong Village – Shillong
After breakfast visit Mawlynnong Village the cleanest village in India. This cute and colorful little village is known for its cleanliness. It is situated 90 kms. from Shillong and besides the picturesque village, offers many interesting sights such as the Living Root Bridge and another strange natural phenomenon of a boulder balancing on another rock. Visit Dawki, It is along the Indo-Bangladesh border. You can enjoy boating in the crystal clear waters of the Umgnot River. Evening we will return back to Shillong. Overnight in Shillong.
Day 04: Shillong – Bhalukpong or Nameri National Park (300 Km | 7 Hrs)
This morning transfer to Bhalukpong or Nameri National Park. This place is an elephant reserve. It is an ideal habitat for a host of other animals including the tiger, leopard, sambar, dhole (the Asiatic wild dog), pygmy hog, Indian wild bison, clouded leopard, leopard cat, muntjac, gaur, wild boar, sloth bear, Himalayan black bear, capped langur and Indian giant squirrel. Nameri National Park is a birdwatcher’s paradise with over 300 species. The white winged wood duck, great pied hornbill, wreathed hornbill, rufous necked hornbill, black stork, ibisbill, blue-bearded bee-eaters, babblers, plovers and many other birds make Nameri National Park their home. Check in at your hotel. Natures walk to the Jia Bhoreli (Kameng River) and back. Evening you are free for leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05: Nameri National Park – Dirang (150 Km / 4 – 5 Hrs)
Early Morning we proceed for River Rafting on the Jia Bhoreli (Kameng River) (optional) and/or Jungle Trekking (optional). After breakfast proceed to Dirang. On the way visit Orchid Research Centre Tipi, an orchidarium with about 10,000 orchid plants belonging to various genera and species. Arunachal has the largest range of orchids in the country. Continue your drive and do not forget to keep your cameras handy as you cross beautiful waterfalls and get some spectacular views. Enroute visit Nag Mandir. Arrive and check in to your hotel. After lunch visit the regional apple Nursery, kiwi farm, hot water spring, Sangti Valley and Dzong Fort. Overnight stay in Dirang.
Day 06: Dirang – Tawang (140 Km / 6 Hrs)
After breakfast transfer to Tawang. Enroute visit war cemetery. Continue with the drive till you reach Sela Pass at an altitude of 4170 m / 13700 ft. It is famous for high altitude lakes & scenic beauty. Continue the drive to Jaswant Garh War Memorial a memorial of the brave Indian soldier Jaswant Singh Rawat. Visit Nuranang Falls (Jang Falls). Arrive and check in the hotel. Overnight stay in Tawang.
Day 07: Tawang
After breakfast we have 2 o
ptions for the day. We can visit Bum La Pass (Indo-China Border) for which you will have to take permit from the DC office at Tawang on your own, Sangestar Lake (Madhuri Lake) and Pangateng Tso Lake (P.Tso Lake). Please Note you will also have to take a local taxi in Tawang on direct payment basis to cover these places as our vehicles are not allowed. OR you may visit Tawang Monastery (Namgey Lhatse), Singsor Ani Gompa, Gorsam Chorten and Tawang War Memorial. Please Note It may not be possible to cover all the places in a day in case you visit Bumla Pass and Madhuri lake. Evening return back to hotel. Overnight stay in Tawang.
Day 08: Tawang– Bomdila (190 KM / 7-8 HRS)
After Breakfast transfer to Bomdila. Check in the hotel on arrival. Visit Bomdila Monastery, Bomdila View Point, Apple Orchards. Bomdila offers wonderful panoramic view of Himalayan landscapes and snow clad ranges. Evening you can visit the local market. Overnight stay in Bomdila.
Day 09 Bomdila– Guwahati (335 KM / 6-7 HRS)
After Breakfast transfer to Guwahati. Check in to your hotel. Evening you may take a River Cruise (Direct Payment) on the mighty River Brahmaputra. You may also visit the local market. Assam is famous for Assam Silk particularly Golden Muga Silk, Assam Tea, Bamboo and Cane Products. Overnight stay in Guwahati.
Day 10: Guwahati
After breakfast check out from hotel. Visit Kamakhya Temple and other Temples in Guwahati namely Purva Tirupati Shri Balaji Temple, Sukreswar Temple, Navagraha Temple, Umananda Temple at the Peacock Island which is the smallest inhabited River Island in the World. With everlasting memories transfer to Guwahati airport/railway station for onward journey.