Arunachal Pradesh is famous for its hilly areas and the aesthetic mountain view it provides to its tourists. Tawang holds the crown for being one of the most picturesque places in the state. It is the perfect destination for the people who want to enjoy nature, spend some time finding self or for those who simply want a break.
The bountiful hill station is situated amid the Himalayas at an elevation level of 3048 meters, to the northwest of Itanagar at 448 kilometers.
Things to do
The Buddhist monasteries in Tawang witness a large number of tourists every year. The Tawang Monastery is the largest Buddhist Monastery in India. The festival of Losar is celebrated every year with a huge number of attendees in the monastery.
The Tawang Valley, Madhuri Lake, the clean, blue waters of Sangetser and Sela, and Gorichen Peak are some of the most mesmerizing sites to see. Hiking at Gorichen Peak is something you would not want to miss on.
Arriving at Tawang
The place enjoys a cool and subtle climate all around the year. However, visitors usually prefer the time from March to September. However, if skiing is your sport, you should plan a visit during winters.
The nearest airport to Tawang is at a distance of 325 kilometers in Tezpur. The nearest railway station is in Naharlagun. These places are well-connected to Tawang via road. You can avail a bus or a cab to get to Tawang from these places.