The perfect mix of old world and modern charm, the northeastern hill town – Shillong will soon be garnished in straggly pink and white blooms.
The sheer name of Cherry Blossom conjures up the images of the Cherry Blossom Festival in Japan. And why not? If there is a place that deserved to be visited for its pretty in pink blooms cherry blossom trees, it only Japan. You could read the blogs; news, reports talk shows about the cherry blossom trees as they go into full bloom and draws thousands of travelers across the world.
But not all of us could afford to travel to Japan. Neither you won’t have to burn a hole in your pocket, nor you have to deal with the ugh visas. If you are someone who always wishes to fly to Japan to witness the glimpse of pink and white petals, you must visit Shillong on your North East trip because Shillong is all set to host the International Cherry Blossom Festival in November.
Astonishing Fact – Couple of years ago, the government of Meghalaya planted thousands of Cherry Blossoms around the capital.
What Are the Dates of Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong?
You won’t have to wait for the next year to witness Cherry Blossom Season in Japan, Paris, because the fourth edition of the International Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong will commence from 13 November to 16 November 2019.
What Are the Rounded Places in Shillong To See Cherry Blossoms?
According to the report of Conde Nast Traveler, the Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong in Meghalaya will be held across five venues in the following areas at Polo 5th Ground, State Convention Centre, Golf Course, JN Stadium and Indoor Stadium Polo.
How Can I Celebrate the Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong?
If you are timing a trip around northeast India, this month, you must take your family or soulmate or group of the wanderers at this Festival. The Festival takes place for about a week and below mentioned are the experiences you can unlock at the International Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong:
Suggested Tour Plan – 3 Nights 4 Days Shillong Tour Package
You can dig your forks into tempting local delicacies of the northeast at this Festival. Food served here are the most talked about meals like pork chops, oodles of noodles, and fried rice. Let your *BHUKKAD* buddy know about this food treat and troop over, folks!
Long Wine Bash
Listen up, all you party people, Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong, is inviting you all to epic ragers, starting from 13 November and going on till 16 November (as per the news articles). You and you pals can enjoy a long wine bash. And you know the best? You get to taste the interesting flavor wines before you buy it! How is it sounding?
Shake Your Legs on The Rock Music
Listen up, all you dancing animals, Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong will be giving access to the visitors to shake their legs on the Rock Music. Attend the Festival to episode the live stage performances. North East is notorious for its Rock Music.
Enjoy DJ Night Extravaganza
Schedule your memorable DJ Night Extravaganza for the Cherry Blossom Festival. Attend the mind-blowing performances going to happen in the Festival, and we think this reason is enough convincing to plan your trip to the northeast with your soulmate or friends.
What the Significance of Witnessing the Beautiful Pink Flowers in This Festival?
That’s not it! There is more to keep you entertained and amazed. Apart from the experiences mentioned above, one can expect to witness the Fashion Shows, Archery Competitions, Local Traditional cultural performances, Bikers Stunts, and much more all together under one event.
Mind-Blowing Things to Do in Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong:
- Gets your craving sorted at the stalls displaying the mouthwatering cuisine food
- Feast at the drool-worthy Koren Barbeque
- Enjoy a royal dining experience at Ward’s Lake in the evening
- Honeymooners must take a walk under the weeping pink cherry tree to create memory canvas of photos
How to Get at The Cherry Blossom Festival?
The most convenient way to get at the Cherry Blossom Festival in Shillong is to board a flight to Guwahati from the major cities like Kolkata, Delhi, Mumbai. Upon arriving at Guwahati airport, you can take a cab ride or local transport to take you the Shillong, which is approx 100 km, 3 hours.
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