Arunachal Pradesh is a treasure trove to experience nature’s symphony and extraordinary culture.
Surrounded by the Himalayan region, Arunachal Pradesh is a mystic beauty and records an increasing tourist influx every year. The Buddhist monasteries of Tawang are considered to be the second largest in the world and the oldest. The snow clad mountain passes, the serene lakes and the adventure-filled winding roads allure travellers to venture to this amazing place.
Arunachal can give you many travel opportunities that no one should afford to miss.
The top destinations are Tawang, Sela Pass, Tawang Monastery, Shonga-tser Lake, Bumla Pass, Bomdila Monastery, Dirang Valley, Hot Water Spring at Dirang, Thupsung Dhargye Ling (a hub of Tibetan culture and Buddhist learning), LDL Buddhist monastery.
Sela pass, a narrow pass in the mountainous regions of Arunachal Pradesh, at an elevation of 13,700 ft above mean sea level. This pass signals our entry into the Tawang valley which has several scenic spots like Paradise Lake, Jung Falls, Jaswant Garh, etc en route.
Tawang is the 6th Dalai Lama’s birthplace. It is a hill station situated at an altitude of 12000 ft above mean sea level and is one of the most spectacular destinations. Tawang is also popularly known as ‘Land of the Dawn-lit-Mountains’. It has been a hotspot for travellers across India curious to experience the mystical Northeastern region. It is the land of the Monpa Tribes. It is home to the world’s second largest monastery, the Tawang Monastery, also known as the Gaden Namgyal Lhatse.
Bumla Pass is located in the Indo China border and is a must-visit destination when in Tawang. It is at an altitude of 16,500 ft above sea level and is located about 37 km away from Tawang. The picturesque PTSO Lake, Madhuri Lake can be visited on the way.
Dirang, a charming valley located on the way to Tawang is a beautiful place to visit. Tipi Orchidarium is nearby which has over 2000 orchids varieties.