Wildlife Tour India: Experience the Thrill of Kaziranga National Park and the Wildlife of Meghalaya!

Are you ready for an adventure that combines the breathtaking beauty of Meghalaya and the exhilarating wildlife of Kaziranga National Park? Embark on an unforgettable journey to Northeast India, where you can immerse yourself in nature’s serenity and experience the thrill of encountering endangered species. Get ready to break free from the materialistic world and rejuvenate your spirit amidst the wonders of Mother Nature.


Kolkata, Shillong, Cherrapunji, Nongriat trek, Kaziranga National Park

08 days

In this fast-paced world, it is essential to take a pause and reconnect with nature. A wildlife tour in India offers the perfect opportunity to escape the chaos and immerse yourself in the wonders of the natural world. The combination of Meghalaya’s serene landscapes and the adventurous wildlife of Kaziranga National Park creates a unique and unforgettable experience.

Discovering the Enchanting Meghalaya

Our journey begins with your arrival in Guwahati, the gateway to North East India. From there, we head to Shillong, a city known for its manicured gardens at Lady Hydari Park. As you stroll through the park, surrounded by vibrant flowers and lush greenery, you’ll feel a sense of tranquility enveloping you.

Exploring the Living Root Bridges of Cherrapunji

Our next destination is Cherrapunji, famous for its living root bridges. These natural wonders are created by carefully guiding the roots of rubber trees across streams and rivers, forming sturdy and unique bridges. Walking across these bridges is an experience like no other, as you marvel at the ingenious ways in which nature and man coexist.

Nongriat Trek: A Stairway to Nature’s Beauty

For the adventurous souls, we offer an exciting trek to Nongriat. This picturesque village is nestled amidst the hills of Meghalaya and can only be reached by descending a series of steep stairs. Along the way, you’ll cross suspension bridges that sway gently over crystal-clear streams. The trek rewards you with breathtaking views and a deep connection with nature.

The Majestic Kaziranga National Park

Now, it’s time to venture into the heart of wildlife at Kaziranga National Park. This renowned sanctuary is home to numerous species, including the majestic one-horned rhinoceros. Designated as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, Kaziranga offers a remarkable opportunity to witness these endangered creatures in their natural habitat.

Witnessing the One-Horned Rhinoceros

The highlight of your wildlife tour in India is the park safari at Kaziranga. Guided by experienced rangers, you’ll explore the park’s diverse ecosystems and encounter its most famous resident, the one-horned rhinoceros. These magnificent creatures, with their prehistoric appearance, will leave you in awe as you witness them up close and personal.

Day 1: Arrival in Kolkata (International Flight)

Upon arrival at Kolkata International Airport in northeast India, you will proceed through immigration and other formalities. Our representative will be waiting for you at the arrival hall terminal, holding a placard with your name on it. They will assist you and escort you to your vehicle.

After a warm welcome, you will be transferred to your hotel. Our representative will handle the check-in formalities and provide you with the room keys. The remainder of the day is free for you to relax, engage in independent activities, and overcome jetlag.

Day 2: Travel to Shillong via Guwahati

After enjoying a leisurely breakfast, you will be transferred to the airport to catch a short 1-hour and 20-minute flight to Guwahati. Upon arrival in Guwahati, you will proceed to Shillong with a stop at Umiam Lake (also known as Barapani Lake) en route. This scenic lake is renowned for its beauty and serenity. Once you reach Shillong, you will check in to your hotel.

Day 3: Explore Cherrapunji

Start your day with breakfast at the hotel, followed by a visit to Shillong Peak. Your day’s itinerary includes a visit to the Garden of Caves, Elephant Falls, and the captivating Mawsmai Caves, Nohkalikai Falls, and Seven Sister Falls. Afterward, you will arrive in Cherrapunji, check in to your accommodation, and enjoy the beautiful evening.

Day 4: Nongriat Trek

After an early breakfast at your hotel, you will depart from Cherrapunji and drive to Tyrna village. From there, you will embark on the Nongriat trek, accompanied by a local guide. The trek involves traversing a series of steep and descending stairs, as well as crossing suspension bridges. It is advisable to wear comfortable clothing and sturdy walking shoes. If you’re up for it, you can extend the hike to Rainbow Falls, climbing approximately 3,500 steps before ending the hike in Tyrna Village.

Day 5: Return to Shillong

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before returning to Shillong. Upon arrival, you will check in to your hotel. Later, visit Lady Hydari Park, All Saints Church, the Cathedral in Laitumkhrah, Shillong Golf Links, and the Don Bosco Museum. The rest of the evening is free for independent activities.

Day 6: Journey to Kaziranga National Park

After a relaxed breakfast, embark on a journey to Kaziranga National Park. This drive will be longer, approximately 5 hours compared to previous drives. Upon arrival, check in to your accommodation. The evening is free for you to relax and enjoy your free time after the long drive.

Day 7: Explore Kaziranga

Today, the excitement begins as you wake up early for an Elephant Safari in the Western Zone of Kaziranga National Park. This safari allows you to search for the majestic One-horned Rhinoceros and observe more than 500 species of birds in their natural habitat. After the safari, enjoy breakfast at the hotel and the rest of the day is at leisure to savor the memories of the safari.

Day 8: Fly to Kolkata

After breakfast at the hotel, you will be transferred to Guwahati airport (approximately 4 to 5 hours’ drive) to catch your flight to Kolkata. If time permits and according to your flight schedule, a brief visit to Kamakhya Temple can be arranged. Upon arrival in Kolkata, transfer to your hotel for a short stay before heading back to the airport for your international flight home.

Note: If you have additional days available, we can customize this tour by combining it with other holiday packages, such as the Beautiful Temples of Puri in Odisha, the Golden Triangle Tour, or a Rajasthan Tour in North India. Guwahati is well-connected to other parts of India via flights and trains. Please discuss your preferences with our holiday consultant for more options.

In conclusion, a wildlife tour in India, specifically in the enchanting lands of Meghalaya and Kaziranga National Park, promises an extraordinary experience. From the breathtaking landscapes of Meghalaya to the thrilling encounters with endangered species at Kaziranga, every moment of this journey will stay etched in your memory. So pack your bags and embark on an adventure that will rejuvenate your spirit and leave you with a profound appreciation for the wonders of nature.

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