Buddhist Splendour: Assam & Arunachal Pradesh

ITINERARY OVERVIEW

06 Nights – 07 Days

 

Day 01: Guwahati – Bhalukpong (241 Kms – 4H 57Min)
Welcome on arrival at Guwahati Airport / Railway station. Transfer to Bhalukpong.

Overnight: Bhalukpong.

Day 02: Bhalukpong – Dirang (139 Kms – 5H 11Min)
After breakfast drive to Dirang. En route visit Tippi Orchid Sanctuary. Check in to hotel. Evening at leisure.

Overnight: Dirang.

Day 03: Dirang – Tawang (144 Kms – 4H 53Min)
Morning drive to Tawang. En route witness the snow capped 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: Tawang.

Day 04: Tawang
Tawang – the beautiful land of the Monpa tribes with the “GALDEN NAMGYEL LHATSE” Monastery – 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 mt gives you unparalleled purity of nature. Visit the monastery and the War Memorial. Evening free for shopping.

Overnight: Tawang.

Day 05: Tawang – Bomdila (186 Kms – 6H 15Min)
Morning drive back to Bomdila. Evening free at leisure.

Overnight in Bomdila.

Day 06: Bomdila – Guwahati (280 Kms – 8H 11Min)
After breakfast drive to Guwahati. Check in to hotel.

Overnight: Guwahati.

Day 07: Guwahati
Morning visit Kamakhya temple. Later transfer to Guwahati airport for onward journey.

End of the tour with unforgettable memories.