Meghalaya – Dream Destination
Meghalaya, home of the misty clouds is one of the most scenic states in India. A trip to Meghalaya is on almost everyone’s bucket list. Shillong is a very popular honeymoon spot. Assam lies on the north and east sides of Meghalaya and Bangladesh lies on the south and west side of Meghalaya. Ocean6 Holiday’s Meghalaya tour package is one of the most requested and customized tour packages. Whether you are looking for a Meghalaya honeymoon package or are planning to visit Meghalaya with your friends and family, we have the best Meghalaya tour packages from Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Gujarat and Bangalore. You can also customise your Meghalaya and Shillong tour package with Ocean6 Holidays. We also provide a free Shillong tour plan with our Shillong honeymoon package.
Our tour packages are bookable from every major city like Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi, Bangalore and Surat. Two of the wettest places in the world are right here in Meghalaya. It’s Cherrapunji and Mawsynram. This state has some truly fabulous waterfalls, spellbinding caves, and picturesque landscapes. This mild North-Eastern state also has many animals and birds. Wangala, Doregata Dance, The Chambil Mesara are some of the colourful ethnic festivals that take place in Meghalaya. Book your trip to Meghalaya now and get the best deals and a free Shillong tour plan with Meghalaya tour packages from Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai and Gujarat.
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Umiam Lake is one of the major attractions in Shillong, Meghalaya. The lake is situated in the north part of Shillong. Bushy coniferous forests circle this beautiful lake. This is a wonderful man-made reservoir which is a treat to nature-loving people. This picturesque lake encompasses the prolific green East Khasi hills that span over an area of nearly 222 km. There is a park known as Lum Nehru Park wherein the children can play about. The rich flora and fauna of the place are truly admirable. You can also indulge in boat rides in the calm lake. Umiam Lake is also called Bara Pani or the Big Water. This is a popular tourist attraction in our Shillong honeymoon packages from Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Gujarat and Bangalore.
Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya is positioned on the Khasi Hills. This city is the heartbeat of Meghalaya. It’s also called the ‘Scotland of the Past’. A trip to Meghalaya is incomplete without visiting this beautiful city. Tourists from all major cities like Mumbai, Kolkata, Surat, Delhi, Bangalore and Chennai flock to this heavenly city for their vacations. Pine trees circles this beautiful city which stands tall at a height of 1496 meters above sea level. Shillong has a very pleasant climate which is why it can be visited at any time of the year. This place has a heavily westernized culture. The cheerful people of Shillong emit a very friendly and young vibe that will make you happy instantly. Our guests customise their Shillong tour package to spend maximum time in this city.
This unspoiled scenic lake is one of the best places to visit during your Shillong trip. This lake is also called Pollock’s Lake. This man-made body of water is surrounded by a sprawling rich garden. Lazily stroll around the horse-shoe type lake. The beautiful path is made of cobble-stone. The flower beds with all their varied hues look spectacular. The lake is believed to be 100 years old. Though the peak tourist season is June and July, you can visit this lake any time of the year. Our Shillong, Meghalaya honeymoon packages provide the best experience of this lake.
Shillong Peak is the topmost tip in Shillong. A beautiful assortment of natural beauties can be viewed from Shillong Peak. The cityscape looks amazing from the top. You can also see the beautiful gushing waterfalls, thick green foliage, and the stellar Himalayas. Shillong Peak is most of the time shrouded in fog due to its tall height of 1962 meters over sea level. You can also look at gorgeous nature through a telescope. Spend some quality time here with your loved ones looking at the breathtaking beauty of mother nature. We provide a detailed Shillong tour plan so that you can focus completely on enjoying your trip.
Meghalaya tourism is famous for its waterfalls and this waterfall lives up to the hype. This fall has an elephant-shaped stone at its foot. The Elephant falls is an integral part of our Meghalaya tour packages. These charming waterfalls cascade down in three layers. The Elephants Falls is known as ‘Ka Kshaid Lai Pateng Khohsiew’ by the natives which translate to ‘The Three Step Waterfalls’. When the water splashes on the third tier against the dark rocks, it just looks purely magical.
The Laitlum Canyons rests at the top of East Khasi Hills. This fabulous destination is a very popular tourist spot. The meaning of Laitlum Canyons is ‘the end of hills/world.’ Huddled in magnificent valleys and picturesque hillocks, this place provides an engrossing landscape of Meghalaya. This place is barely crowded or commercialized; hence you will get a feel of serenity in here. You can go click-happy in here. This beautiful locale is liked by trekkers, nature enthusiasts, and adventure seekers. Trekkers customize our Shillong, Meghalaya tour package from Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Delhi, Bangalore and Gujarat to ensure that they have plenty of time for their treks.
This Park is committed to Lady Hydari who is the First Lady of the province. This big park houses a small zoo with more than 100 species of reptiles and 73 types of birds. You will literally find a bed of roses in here. We always include this park in our Shillong tour itinerary.
Cherrapunji is shrouded in clouds and gets lots of rain throughout the year. This breathtaking location is perched at a giddy height of 4,500 feet. Cherrapunji is a Guinness World Record Holder of the wettest place on planet Earth. With or without rain, Cherrapunji is an ever-green town. The unspoiled surrounding is an ideal place to unwind. Do not forget to carry your Umbrella for your Shillong trip.
This place is situated on the Cherrapunji-Shillong Highway. The scenery looks brilliant from the Mawkdok Viewpoint. The Sohra region has quite a few waterfalls. The monsoon-fed falls looks spectacular in their grandeur.
The Seven Sisters waterfalls in undoubtedly the most famous tourist destination in Meghalaya. All our Meghalaya tour packages include a visit to this beautiful location. This is an integral part of our Shillong tour plan. This is situated on the Gangtok-Lachung Highway. There are seven waterfalls magically arranged side by side on an extensive rough cliff. The gushing waters, the thick dark-green foliage, and the entire area look breathtakingly beautiful and scenic.
The root bridges found in Shillong and Cherrapunji are unbelievable structures made by the Khasi and Jaintia tribes. These natural wonders grow organically and they are thick and strong. These bridges can sustain more than 50 people. The double-decker root bridge in Cherrapunji is the finest example of a double root bridge. Tourists love to visit these bridges and absorb the beauty of these bridges. Our expert tour planner always advises you to include this spot in your Shillong tour plan.
A rush of gurgling waters falling from a high point making a thunderous sound and producing a spectacular sight is the Nohkalikai Falls. This enigmatic place is immensely popular among tourists booking our Shillong, Meghalaya tour packages from Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai, Delhi, Bangalore and Gujarat. This place has a great atmosphere with a cool and pleasant climate.
Also referred to as Dawki stream, this pristine water-body gives a reflection of the water vessel giving an impression as if the water vessel is flying. This is a small waterway that runs through the East Jaintia Hills. This is a major spot for angling and kayaking. Kayaking is less harsh here because the water in this river is quite still. Adventure sport lovers customise our tour package to ensure that they can enjoy the water activities in this river. Get a free Shillong tour plan when you book our Shillong honeymoon packages.
Jowai is the second largest town in Meghalaya. It’s located in the Jaintias. Jowai has a monument in honour of the first freedom fighter who was hanged by the British in the year 1862.
This marvellous waterfall is approximately 30 km from Jowai. The area surrounding the Krang Shuri waterfalls is simply spectacular and the road to this beauty is by crossing a forest amid slithery steps of stone. The colour of the waterfall is something that catches everyone’s attention; it’s a shade of deep blue that will mesmerize you. This is the perfect spot to visit during your honeymoon in Shillong.
Mawsmai village lies some 6 km south of the Sohra bazaar. This is the only fully lighted cave in Meghalaya. These limestone caves are long but only around 150 meters is open for visitors. It’s just surreal to see the formation of the stalagmites and stalactites.
The whole Khasi Hills area takes up the central part of Meghalaya. The region is blessed with an abundance of natural wonders. Book our Shillong honeymoon packages and get a free Shillong tour plan curated exclusively for you.
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