For the people who believe in trekking then Tawang is honestly made up for you. The glory of mountains the natural serenity, it’s a total bliss. You can’t imagine anything better than this place if you are a nature lover. Visiting Tawang and exploring the places near to it is a great adventure in itself. Thus given below is the list of places you must visit.
Taktsang Gompa is at a distance of 45 km away from Tawang Township. It is believed that it was visited by great Guru Padmasambhava’s during the 8th century. This place offers a wonderful view. This monastery is surrounded by the thick coniferous forest and lofty mountains. It is actually located on the ridge of a hill which is a beauty in itself. The serene atmosphere will actually glue you to spend a lot of time here.
Shonga-tser Lake or known as Madhuri Lake, this lake was formed because of an earthquake in this region resulted in the year 1971. Before the lake, it was a grassland that served the cattle of the locals here. The lake has beautiful snow-capped mountains surrounding it and the valley which offers fantastic views. You will actually feel like going for a walk around the Shonga-tser Lake. For the photographers, this place is a complete joy.
In Tawang, Nuranang Waterfalls is the best place to visit. It is 100 meter-high waterfalls which are situated 40 km away from Tawang. It is also known as Jang Falls since it is close to Jang, a town which is present between Tawang and Bomdila. The origin of the waterfall is from northern slopes of the famous Sela Pass. There is a Hydel power station nearby to it which you can visit.