Guwahati in Assam is connected to Kolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Chennai by direct flights or one hop flights. If one gets to book in advance, one can get tickets at reasonable fares. From Guwahati Shillong the Capital of Meghalaya is connected by a four lane Expressway. With good road connectivity between Guwahati, Shillong and Cherrapunjee one can reach the Resort from Guwahati Airport in 4 to 5 hours time comfortably.
There is one ATR flight from Kolkata to Umroi Airport near Shillong.
Meghalaya Helicopter Service operates short hop Helicopter flights between Guwahati Airport and Upper Shillong.
Pick Up from Airport
If you want to be picked up from Guwahati Airport, we can arrange for a pick up vehicle as per your requirement.
You can hire tourist cabs from the Airport to Shillong directly. It takes about 3 hours to Shillong. Meghalaya Tourism is running Winger Service to Shillong from Guwahati Airport. You can contact Meghalaya Tourism Counter at the Arrival Lounge for assistance. You can have a midway halt at Nongpoh to stretch your legs, for tea / coffee, snacks, fruits or food. There are some good restaurants immediately before reaching Nongpoh and in Nongpoh the midway town Orchid Jiva Veg, Woodland Restaurant.
The nearest rail-head is at Guwahati, which is 170 kms from the Resort.
Road Transport from Guwahati/Shillong
Buses to Shillong operate from Inter State Bus Terminus on Khanapara-Jalukbari Bye Pass Road. The Tourist Taxi Stand for Tourist Taxis going to Shillong, Share Taxis and Maxi Taxis (Sumos) operate from Paltan Bazar side of Guwahati Railway Station.
The Share Taxis from Guwahati, that take in 4 persons charge currently Rs.500/= per person and Sumo Maxi Cabs that take in 10 passengers charge Rs.200/= per person to Shillong.
One can also catch the Shuttle Sumos to Sohra from near MAWLONGHAT at Bara Bazaar. Presently they charge Rs.70/= per person up to Cherrapunjee Market and from there take a taxi to the Resort for Rs.400/=. These days there are taxis operating from Cherrapunjee Market to Laitkynsew Village where the Resort is situated.
In Shillong one can also hire Tourist Taxis from the Taxi Stand at Police Bazar, to get to Cherrapunjee Holiday Resort.
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