Arunachal Pradesh - Land of the Botanists

6 Nights / 7 Days

Starting from ₹ 15,096

OVERVIEW

Package name Arunachal Pradesh - Land of the Botanists
Duration 6 Nights / 7 Days
Price (Per Person ) 15096
Package City Routes Guwahati – Bhalukpung – Bomdila – Tawang – Guwahati

Itinerary Highlights
Day 1 Guwahati - Bhalukpung
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Bhalukpung
  • Hotel    :
  • Prasanti Tourist Lodge


Arrive Guwahati by Air/Rail. Meet and assist and drive to Bhalukpung. Altitude 213m SL is entry point to Arunachal Pradesh and foothills of Eastern Himalaya and situated at the bank of Kameng River. Lunch enroute. Bhalukpung also famous for its past historic glory. On arrival check into tourist lodge situated at bank of river Kameng one of the tributary to mighty river Brahmaputra. Afternoon walk near to the river. Dinner and overnight at Bhalikpung. .

Day 2 Bhalukpung to Bomdila (2700 m above SL; 120 kms/5 hours)
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Bomdila
  • Hotel    :
  • Monastery Guest House


We will be driving up to Bomdila today at an altitude of 8000 ft. Check into Monastery guest house. Siphiang Phong on arrival. Evening walk around Bomdila town. Dinner and overnight. Bomdila is Headquarter of West Kameng District and home of the Aka, Miji, Monpa, Sherdupen and Bogun tribes. We will visit monasteries, Craft centre, Emporium, Market etc. Onroute visit Tipi : 5 km from Bhualikpung is a botanical paradise of the state. It is home to about 450 species of orchid. Some of them are rare and endangered species. There is an orchid museum too. .

Day 3 Bomdiala to Tawang (3500 m above SL; 187 kms/7 hours)
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Tawang
  • Hotel    :
  • Gakyi Khang Zhang


After breakfast we drive to Tawang. On the way we will be crossing the Sela Pass at 4115m above msl, the second highest motorable pass of the world. Early lunch at Dirang 42 km from Bomdila. Enroute we will visit Jung water fall and Jaswantgarh Memorial – a legend associated with 1962 Indo-China war. Jaswant Garh 14 km from Sela pass, the war memorial raised to pay homage to Jaswant Sing, Mahavir Chakra awardee of 4 Battalion Garwal Rifles who alone stopped the Chinese Army for 72 hours during the 1962 aggression where patriotic emotions of all Indian find a natural expression. Cheek in to Hotel on arrival. Overnight at Tawang. .

Day 4 Tawang (3500 m above SL)
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Tawang
  • Hotel    :
  • Gakyi Khang Zhang


After breakfast drive to visit the famous 400 years old Tawang Monastery, PTSO lake, war memorial, Craft centre, local market etc. whole day activity to explore Tawang. Come back by evening and overnight at Tawang. Tawang is an important seat of Mahayana Buddhism for Tawang Monastrery of the Gelukpa founded by Mera Lama Lodre Gyaltso during the 17th century, and a contemporary of the 5th Dalai Lama. This is the second largest Monastery in the Asia and largest one of its kind in the country. Museum and 28 ft high Golden statue inside the Monastery premises are worth seeing. Tawang is also famous for its beautiful natural Lakes surrounded by picturesque landscape. The dominant ethnic group is the Monpas, who inhabit most of the villages. Tibetans are also found in small scattered numbers throughout Tawang. Overnight at Tawang. .

Day 5 Tawang to Bomdila (187 kms/7 hours)
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Bomdila
  • Hotel    :
  • Monastery Guest House


Morning sightseeing in Tawang to see the birth place of the 6th Dalai Lama, Art & Craft center.After after lunch drives back to Bomdila. On arrival Check into Guest house / Hotel. Overnight at Bomdila. .

Day 6 Bomdila to Guwahati. (340 kms/10 hrs)
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Guwahati
  • Hotel    :
  • Hotel Blue Moon Hotel


After breakfast, drive back to Guwahati. On arrival check in Hotel. Overnight at Guwahati. .

Day 7 Guwahati Local Sightseeing
  • Meals    :
  • Breakfast Only
  • City    :
  • Guwahati
  • Hotel    :
  • Hotel Blue Moon Hotel


Post breakfast Visit Kamakhya Temple and transfer to the Station/Airport for onward journey. Kamakhya Temple atop the Neelachal hill, the highest spot in the city draws pilgrims from all over India especially during the Ambubachi festival. A high seat of the shakti sect,it is associated with the legend of the mother goddess who slayed the legendary demon king Narakasur who ruled ancient Assam. .

INCLUSION

  • CP Meal Plan –3 Breakfasts

EXCLUSION

  • Personal Expenses – Laundry, Shopping, Tip Etc.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • Local Tour Guides.
  • Any Adventure activities.
  • Air fare / Train fare.
  • Meals Other Than Specified.

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* Airline/Train/Bus cancellation is as per concerned airline/irctc/bus company policy.
* Minimum cancellation amount is INR 2500 per adult once package is booked.
* For cancellations received 20 - 30 days prior to tour: 25% of land package amount
* For cancellations received 10 - 20 days prior to tour: 50% of land package amount
* For cancellations received 05 - 10 days prior to tour: 75% of land package amount
* For cancellations received 05 days & less prior to tour: 100% of land package amount
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* In case you cancel the trip after commencement, refund would be restricted to a limited amount only which too would depend on the amount that we would be able to recover from the hoteliers/ contractors we patronize. For unused hotel accommodation, chartered transportation & missed meals etc. we do not bear any responsibility to refund.


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