Meet upon arrival by our representative. After a brief narration of the tour, you will start your journey towards the high hills of Arunachal Pradesh. Enroute stop for freshen up at restaurant having proper toilet facility.
Arrive Bhalukpong and check in at your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. Bhalukpong, located in the West Kameng district, it is the entry point in Arunachal and this is where your permits are checked before you travel further.
Morning after breakfast drive straight to Dirang en-route stop for lunch at Bomdila and visit to Bomdila Monastery. Arrive Dirang and explore the very beautiful landscape of famous Sangti Valley (Suitable for Hiking, short trek, nature walk etc)
Bomdila Monastery: The monastery has been built under the guidance of Dalai Lama. It is a residence of more than 200 Buddhist monks. From the monastery one can have the breathtaking view of the entire Bomdila. The time of pray is in dawn and dusk, attending which, one can have the absolute peace of mind.
Bomdila also offers a Bird's eye view of Kangto and Gorichen peaks (highest peaks in the state) amidst the Himalayan landscape and snow clad ranges.
Dirang: Dirang 40 kms from Bomdila is situated at an altitude of 1497 meters. It is an ideal hill resort in West Kameng district with beautiful Apple Nursery, Kiwi Farm, Yak Research Centre, Buddhist Gompa, Hot Water Spring and ancient Dirang Jong (Fort). It is the base camp for trekking to Gorichen peak and other bird watching trails
Overnight at Dirang hote.
Today after breakfast drive to Tawang via Sela Pass (4120 m) about 6 hrs and 180 kms the with beautiful mountain views all-around taking the beautiful glance of beautiful Sela Lake. While reaching closer to Tawang one can see the beautiful monastery from for away with fantastic views. Tawang is located at 3300 m altitude and approximately 40,000 inhabitants. Its main attraction is its great monastery where 400 Lamas are living. It is the birthplace of the sixth Tsangyang Gyatso Dalai Lama (1683 - 1706) and it is this city that the current Dalai Lama came from Tibet. The library with ancient manuscripts is particularly remarkable as the great hall which houses a huge golden statue of Buddha.
After an early breakfast visit of Ptso Lake/Sangestar Lake (Popularly known as Madhuri Lake, named after Madhuri Dixit which was casted in a famous hindi film called Koila) and later to 400 years (17th century) old Tawang Monastery which is the second largest monastery in the world after Potala Palace in Tibet. The building is about 113 feet longhand 80 feet wide and houses valuable antiquities, books and manuscripts-handwritten and printed & Tawang War Memorial, a 40 foot high multi-hued memorial, has a structure constructed in stupa design. Dedicated to the martyrs of Sino-Indo War held in 1962, this memorial is nestled among beautiful peaks, which overlooks the Tawang-Chu valley. Rest of the day free to stroll round the streets of the town.
Today after an early breakfast drive back to Bhalukpong enroute stop at Dirang for lunch and proceed further to Bhalukpong. Note: Today it will be a long drive with a stopover for lunch in the midway i.e Dirang Overnight at Bhalukpong hotel.