9 Days |
Nature couldn’t be kinder to the state of Assam; there isn’t any doubt that North East India is blessed with all the picture-perfect landscapes and lush beauty of greenery. In the midst of all these, exploring a nature surrounded geographic location for a cycle expedition is the best decision you can ever take. Brace yourself to capture all the unforgettable memories from the tour. Cycling on the narrow trails and cutting through the dewy air between the clouds on top of the hill will be an ultimate blend of calm and frenzy.
This nine-day cycling tour will include locations like Nohsngithiang, Umbir, Double Decker Root Bridge, Mawlynnong, Shillong, Dawki, and Guwahati to shower you with some of the most precious moments in your life. If you love nature, then consider this tour to have you spellbound. To top it all off with collective information, some of the tour highlights are as follows:
Explore Umbir, country boat ride.
Cherrapunji, experience the hub of rain spot
Trekking through the Double Decker Root Bridge.
Visit Asia’s cleanest village, Mawlynnong.
Set up a camp at Dawki.
Enjoy a downhill ride to Guwahati.
The tour begins in Guwahati which is the largest city in Assam. You will find solace right after arrival as it’s located in the banks of Brahmaputra River. You will be taken to your respective guest houses/hotels to recharge yourself for a briefing session later on. This calls to gather your cycles and necessary things to hit the road for a cycle tour.
Refreshments and morning tea will set the tone for your next destination.
The next destination will be Cherrapunji, where you will be taken on a country boat after your morning tea. It will roughly take 6-7 hours and the arrangement for your overnight stay will be at a guest house or homestay.
It’s an interesting trek where you will climb around 3000 steps in order to reach the Root Bridge. You begin your journey from a starting point in Tyrna Village where you will drive after breakfast. This bridge will be unforgettable as the natural surrounding this place have made it stronger with every passing day. You will have to return back to Cherrapunji for the overnight stay at guest house/ homestay.
This location will highlight some memorable moments of your tour as the overnight arrangement is going to be a homestay. Also, because Mawlynnong is Asia’s cleanest village.
The final set up of the camp after day end will be a little ahead of Dawkii, it’s approximately 34 km away from Mawlynnong located along the banks of Umngot River.
The next location will be the capital of Meghalaya, Shillong. It’s another location where the cycle journey will spellbind you; the overnight stay is arranged at a guest house or hotel at Shillong.
If you love riding your cycle with an accelerating speed against gravity, then you will definitely enjoy the downhill ride to Guwahati. The overnight stay will be at a guest house or hotel in Guwahati.
Gather your luggage for check out, you will be dropped at the railway station or airport accordingly for your journey ahead.