Guwahati to Shillong is a short and sweet ride, especially on a powerful bike like an Enfield. This picturesque route via the NH 40 is hardly over a 100km long. On a good bike, you may take less than 4 hours to reach your destination. That is if you are not enticed by the breathtaking beauty of the route itself. Spanning two of the most beautiful states Assam and Meghalaya, your road trip will be nothing less than magical.
It is advisable to make sure that the road conditions are good and that the weather is going to be clear before setting out on this trip, as the hilly topography presents unpredictability.
Shillong is aptly called the Scotland of the East. There have been many stories and memories boasting about the glory and beauty of Shillong and how the author fell in love with Shillong and never wanted to leave. It all seems to be justified once you actually take the trip.
Every turn of the road, every bend and curve, makes you feel the anticipation in your heart that is only felt before meeting a loved one. Shillong, nestled in the “Home of Clouds”- Meghalaya, makes every person feel like “coming home”.
The beautiful people, their genuine smiles and gestures, make you feel a part of the place though your brain tells you “you are from a different place”, but as it is said- smile is the language of the heart….this place just makes you smile, and as you smile, so does your heart.
Guwahati to Shillong is a route that can be called a rhapsody of nature without hyperbole. And Shillong, it is truly a home in the clouds, a home for everyone!
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