Arunachal Pradesh, the land of therising sun is awe-inspiringly pretty with its picturesque mountains, snow-covered passes, magnificent monasteries and high altitude lakes. The mountainous state shares border lines with Tibet (China) in the North, Myanmar (Burma) in the East, Bhutan in the West and the states of Nagaland and Assam in the South. Home to at least 65 different tribal groups, Arunachal Pradesh is densely forested with 82% of green cover, and receives an average rainfall of above 3000 mm per year.
If you are itching to explore the unexplored, join us on this trip to this land of the dawn-lit mountains -rich in natural and cultural heritage, but remains largely unexplored.
DAY 01 | GUWAHATI– BHALUKPONG
On arrival at Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU), I'llpersonally receive you & we drive to Bhalukpong.
DAY 02 | DIRANG
We head to Dirang located at 4910 feet ASL en-route visiting Tippi Orchidarium. Upon reaching Dirang, visit the 500-year old Kalachakra Monastery, National Research Centre on Yak and the hot springs falls.
DAY 03 | SANGTI VALLEY & THEMBANG
We visit Sangti Valley, surrounded by the Eastern Himalayan ranges, dense forests, and pristine rivers. Black-necked Cranes migrate from China during winter to the valley which is a spectacle to watch. We have every chance of witnessing them during our visit. Later, we visit the hill-top village of Thembang, a nominee of UNESCO World Heritage Site. This village will leave you in awe!
DAY 04 | TAWANG
We depart to Tawang, en-route stopping at Se-La Pass (13700 feet), one of the world’s highest mountain pass & also at Jaswant Garh, a memorial built in memory of Jaswant Singh Rawat, a brave soldier who single handedly fought the invading Chinese from the pass during the 1962 Indo-Chinese war for three long days. Stroll in the market to purchase some local souvenirs.
DAY 05 | TAWANG
Today, we visit Gaden Namgyal Lhatse Monastery (Tawang Monastery), Hike to Brama Dung Chung Ani Gompa, Urgyelling Monastery (the birthplace of Tsangyang Gyatso, the 6th Dalai Lama) & Tawang War Memorial (Goose bump moments! Built in the memory of 2140 Indian soldiers who laid down their lives in the war). We witness the Sound & Light Show at the War Memorial in the evening.
DAY 06 | BUM-LA PASS
Visit Bum La Pass (15200 feet) on the Indo – China border and see the line of actual control, the check posts on both sides and views of Tibetan China. Also visit Shong-Tser Tso Lake, Pankang Teng Tso Lake, & Taktsang Gompa.
DAY 07 | BOMDILA
Visit Nuranang Falls, Gaden Rabgyeling Monastery & the local market.
DAY 08 | BID ADIEU!
It’s time to bid good bye to your new friends. Head back home with bagful of sweet memories!!!
Start Date: Saturday, April 17, 2021
End Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
Pick-up / Drop-off at Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport (GAU).
Pls ensure that you arrive before 10AM on the Start Date & book your return ticket for your flight after 7PM on the End Date.
INR 26000 per person (Pay INR 10000 to Book Now!)
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