A historical trail in Meghalaya

The David Scott Trail, named after the British administrator David Scott is one of the oldest trekking routes in Meghalaya. David Scott Trail is a stretch of 16 km from Mawphlang to Lad Mawphlang and is a beautiful day hike. Beginning from the quaint Mawphlang village, the trail takes a winding route across the hills and valleys while ascending and descending at times.

Trekking Package Rs. 6800 per person .
Minimum Group of Eight Person 

Guwahati - Shillong - Mawphalang
2N Stays -Three Times Meal - Trekking - Camping Optional - Local English Guide Mandatory

Day 1
Early morning start from Guwahati to Shillong.
Halt for Breakfast.
Halt for Lunch Midway.
Reach Shillong
Halt at Stay overnight

Day 2
Early morning start from Shillong to Mawphalang for Trek Start point.
Visit the Mawphalang Sacred Grove.
Get acquainted with Local Guide and Start David Scott Trek post completion of visiting Mawphalang Sacred Grove.
The David Scott Trek is of around 16kms and most moderate one due to the topography or place it is situated.
One has to Trek from Mawphalang and exit at Lad Mawphalang to take vehicle back to Shillong town.
Average Trek Time 4/5 hrs
Halt for Lunch at village midpoint
Reach Exit Point Before Sunset
Move back to Shillong
Halt overnight at Shillong

Day 3
Return to Guwahati

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