Bhalukpong is the entry point to Arunachal and is 56 kms from Tezpur. The place is famous for archaeological ruins of King Bhaluka who was the grandfather of King Bana of Mahabharata fame and an ancient ruler of the region. A historical fort of 10th-12th Century AD is situated in the foothills of the region and one can see the stone remains of the fort. Some important remains of King Bahluk’s capital and his grandson Bana are preserved here.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1: Arrival At Guwahati And Transfer To Bhalukpung
Welcome on arrival at Guwahati airport / Railway station. Transfer to Bhalukpong and overnight.
Day 2: Bhalukpung To Dirang
After breakfast drive to Dirang. Enroute visit Tippi Orchid Centre. check in hotel. Evening at Leisure. Overnight stay at Dirang.
Tipi Orchidarium is Asia's Largest Research Center established in 1972 at Tipi Village, Arunachal Pradesh. A beautiful greenhouse is located around 7 km from Bhalukpong on ...
Tipi, Bhalukpong, West Kameng District, Arunachal Pradesh
Travel from Bhalukpong to Dirang
Day 3: Dirang To Tawang
Morning drive to Tawang. Enroute witness the snowcapped Sella Pass at 14000 ft and the Jaswant Garh War Memorial. (Legend has it that Jaswant (Mahavir Chakra Awardee (Posthumous) of 4th Batallion Garhwal Rifles), fought a lone battle against the invading Chinese during the 1962 war. His spirit is still believed to protect the place). Overnight in Tawang.
Jaswant Garh. An Indian Army War Memorial, commemorating the bravery of hundreds of soldiers who successively fought in the 1962 war against the Chinese. Jaswant Singh Rawat, ...
Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
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Travel from Dirang to Tawang
Day 4: In Tawang
Tawang. The beautiful land of the Monpa tribes with the “Galden Namgyel Lhatse” Monestary - one of the largest Lamaseries of Mahayana sect in Asia. The birth place of the 6th Dalai Lama, the Monastery is 400 year old and is adorned with the 18 feet high statue of Lord Buddha. The Land of Dawn lit Mountains’ at 3500 mts gives you unparallel purity of nature. Visit the monastery and the War Memorial. Evening free for shopping. Overnight stay in Tawang