Buddhist Splendour: Assam & Arunachal Pradesh
07 Nights – 08 Days
Day 01: Guwahati – Bhalukpong (241 Kms – 4H 49Min)
Welcome on arrival at Guwahati Airport / Railway station. Transfer to Bhalukpong.
Day 02: Bhalukpong – Dirang (139 Kms – 5H 10Min)
After breakfast drive to Dirang. Enroute visit Tippi Orchid Centre.Check in Hotel.Evening at Leisure.
Day 03: Dirang – Tawang (144 Kms – 4H 52Min)
Morning after breakfast drive to Tawang. Enroute witness the snowcapped 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).
Day 04: Tawang
Tawang – The beautiful land of the Monpa tribes with the “GALDEN NAMGYEL LHATSE” Monestary – 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 mts gives you unparalleled purity of nature.Visit the monastery and the War Memorial.Evening free for shopping.
Day 05: Tawang
After breakfast excursion to Shungistar Lake.
Day 06: Tawang – Bomdila (186 Kms – 6H 13Min)
Morning after breakfast drive back to Bomdila. Evening free at leisure.
Day 07: Bomdila – Guwahati (338 Kms – 8H 18Min)
After breakfast drive to Guwahati. Check in Hotel.Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 08: Guwahati
Morning after breakfast visit Kamakhya temple. In time transfer to Guwahati airport for onward journey.
End of the tour with unforgotten memories.