Tawang is a town situated at an elevation of approximately 3,048 metres (10,000 ft) in the northwestern part of Arunachal Pradesh of India. The area is claimed by both the People's Republic of China and the Republic of India as a part of South Tibet. The town once served as the district headquarters of West Kameng district, and became the district headquarters of Tawang district when it was formed from West Kameng.
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Day 1: Arrival At Guwahati Airport And Drive To Tezpur
Arrive Guwahati airport and drive to Tezpur / Bhalukpong. Check into hotel Luit / Prashaanti Cottages. Overnight stay at Bhalukpong
Day 2: Bhalukpong/ Tezpur To Dirang
Today after breakfast drive to Dirang enroute at Tipi visit Orchid Center and enroute visit Sessa Orchid Sanctuary (blooming is from end March till May), reach Dirang and visit the Dirang Dzong and a Monpa village. Check into the hotel and overnight stay at Dirang.
Dirang Dzong. Constructed in 1831, much of the fort is in ruins, but it is still worthy of a visit. Dirang Dzong is a city in the State of Arunachal Pradesh. The closest ...
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Travel from Bhalukpong to Dirang
Day 3: Dirang To Tawang
Today after breakfast drive to Tawang enroute you will visit Sella Pass and Sella Lake situated at an altitude of 13476 ft. Also visit Jaswant Ghar and before reaching Tawang visit the Nunarang fall. reach Tawang and check into Hotel. Evening at leisure. Overnight stay at 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
Today visit Tawang Monestry. The famous Garden Namgyal Lhatse, popularly known as Tawang Monastery was founded by Merak Lama Lodre Gyatso in the year 1680-81. The monastery stands on the spur of a hill, about 10,000 feet above sea level and has ravines in the south and west, narrow ridge on the north and gradual slope on the east. It offers a commanding and picturesque view of the Tawang-chu valley. From a distance it appears like a fort as if guarding the votaries in the wide valley below. Tawang monastery is the largest of its kind in the country and is one of the larges t monasteries in Asia. Though it has the capacity for housing about seven hundred monks, the actual number of resident lamas (monks) at present is a little more than 450. This monastery is the fountain-head of the spiritual life of the people of this region. Also visit Urgelling Monastery the birth place of Sixth Dalia Lama. Ani Gompa , PTSo lake, and Sangetsar Lake, after a late lunch and refreshment visit Tawang War Memorial and evening at leisure. Overnight stay at Tawang.