Arunachal Pradesh, a tranquil land in the northeast region of India, allows you to relax in its beautiful mountains and valleys and let to enjoy its mild weather. And the warm welcome of the host and local people will surely take a place in your heart and soul. House of vivid mountains, unexplored trails, big lakes and famous monasteries, Arunachal Pradesh is an amazing destination for a vacation. It is surrounded by green forests, deep river valleys and beautiful plains. If you want to explore the simplicity of tribal culture and beauty, Arunachal Pradesh is a great state for you. Archaeological sites at various locations in Arunachal Pradesh give the proof to its exuberant cultural heritage. This northeaster state of India, decorated with beautiful landscapes, is a place where every nature lover and explorer should visit. There has many wildlife sanctuary and preserves in Arunachal Pradesh like Sessa, Pakhui, Dibang, Namdapha etc. where various species of birds, animals, plant and trees are protected. One of the major tourist attractions in Arunachal Pradesh is Adventure Sports. River rafting and kayaking in Kameng River, give great fun to the adventurers. On the other hand, trekking through hidden trails and uneven places is a challenge among trekkers. And trails from Bhalukpong to Tawang, Dirang and Bomdila are perfect for motor biking in Arunachal Pradesh. The tribal cultural festivals like Solung, dree, losar, buri etc. of Arunachal Pradesh are also things to see.
Arunachal Pradesh gets another name, land of rising because, being an eastern state, Arunachal Pradesh sees the first sunrise. And seeing sunrise from Arunachal Pradesh is more beautiful than any other states of India.
Arunachal Pradesh is bounded by China in north and northeast by, in west side by Bhutan, in east with Myanmar and by Assam in west.
People of Kolkata always love to travel. Arunachal Pradesh welcomes a huge number of tourists from Kolkata every year and the people and hosts of Arunachal are always keen to serve the people of Kolkata or West Bengal. Arunachal Pradesh is 1020 km away from West Bengal and there is no direct rail route connected between these two states. But there has two domestic airports in Arunachal Pradesh, Tezu airport and Pashighat airport. From Kolkata to Arunachal Pradesh by air will take 18 hrs.
Dada Boudir tour & travels (REGD.) approved by Uttarakhand Govt., offers a great Arunachal Pradesh tour package covering Howrah to Guwahati and Guwahati to Howrah. Contact us to know more about our tour package of Arunachal. The included tourist destinations are-
Bhalukpong (1 night)
Bhalukpong is a small town in West Kameng district and entrance gate of Arunachal Pradesh. This city is located 213 meters above sea level. It is bordered by the dense forest of the Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary and on the banks of the Kameng River. While the tourist spots are not many, the whole place itself is an amazing package of entertainment with natural beauties, spectacular views and outdoor activities. It provides great opportunities for hiking, trekking, fishing and river rafting.
See this places in Bhalukpong-
Bhalukpong, this Fort was built in the tenth century and is now in ruins but it refers to the place’s culture and ancient glory. The king Bhaluka built the fort.
Tipi is an orchid research center, which is located on the west bank of the Kameng River. Various types of orchids (over 50,600 species), museums, herbariums, butterflies and gardens will win your soul.
Pakhui Wildlife royal sanctuary is home to Royal Bengal tiger and many other animals and plant and trees. About 300 species of birds live here.
Dirang (1 night)
Dirang is a tiny paradise village of West Kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh. Being a beautiful state of India, Arunachal Pradesh is not as popular as other tourist destinations in India. Located in Arunachal Pradesh, one of the top tourist destinations in the northeast, Dirang will bring peace and ease for real seekers of nature. The small village of Dirang captivates travellers with its beauty. Situating at 4900 feet high, it gives a pleasant weather condition that is very comfortable for explorers. This little hill station welcomes people with snow-covered mountains, fountains and greenery. Dirang is actually used as a night halting spot, but this not cover to see the whole beautiful Dirang.
People stay here to see Dirang Dzong, hot water spring and hilly village atmosphere.
Tawang (3 nights)
The small town Tawang is located in the eastern Himalayan Mountains. It is an important Buddhist center in northeast India. Sitting about 3048 meters above from sea level, it is known for many important and beautiful monasteries and is famous as the birthplace of the Dalai Lama. Tawang is a place that will wrap you up in the scent of natural beauty. There has a 400 years old huge monastery in Tawang, and they call it ‘Golden Namgyal Lhatse’. It is an important pilgrimage site for followers of Buddhism and this monastery is one of the biggest monasteries found in India. It has been recognized as the second largest monastery in the world.
The beautiful city of Tawang is also called as Dawang, has many beautiful scenery and views to make your trip great. Being risky for mountain roads, Tawang was not so famous, but in recent times Tawang tourism is slowly gaining popularity because of its attractive beauty.
Bomdila (1 night)
Bomdila is remote area with blessings of Himalayas. And once was a part of the Tibetan kingdom in middle ages. Bomdila is known for its natural environment including its Buddhist monastery and apple orchids. It is set in the mighty Himalayas at an altitude of 2530 meters above sea level. It is one of the top tourist destinations in Arunachal Pradesh. The area around Bomdila has several trekking and hiking trails that attract adventure seekers. Bomdila has some Buddhist monasteries or gompas. Not only Buddhist monasteries, Hindu temples are also seen here in Bomdila. This offbeat paradise also provide chances to visit wildlife sanctuaries.
Sessa Orchid Sanctuary has deep valleys, high hills as well as low altitude hills. This beautiful sanctuary contains over 200 species of orchids. One kind of bear, Red panda is found here. This sanctuary is s must watch place in Bomdila. Another sanctuary, named Eagle-nest, contains many kind of birds like- hornbill, Eagle, duck, colourful kingfishers. Royal Bengal tigers, elephants are also seen here.
In scenic spots like R.R hills, Bomdila view point, apple gardens are the main to see and for the religious and architecture loving people, there has several monasteries like Bomdila monastery, lower monastery, upper monastery etc.