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Covered with many pretty plantations and famous for its Mechuka Valley, Along is a beautiful town that glows with natural beauty.
Along will offer you a quiet, pristine and refreshing experience with simple and subtle tourist spots including the widespread plantations and Mechuka Valley essentially defining the area, cross breeding farms such as the Mithun and Jersey Cross Breeding Farm, the Hanging bridge made of cane and bamboo over river Siang, tribal villages such as Tapi and Dark etc. Other attractions here include the Ramakrishna Ashram, Kamki Hydropower Dam as well as activities such as trekking, river rafting etc.
It is an offbeat destination, hence the surroundings of this town is pure and free from human interference. The place is clean and filled with fresh air.
There are not many tourist destinations. The place is still an up and coming tourist location so it does not have any major facility.
The place is meant for either young group of friends or a couple. The place can be very adventurous with friends. River rafting, trekking and hiking is something that attracts young generation over here. It is not ideal for a honeymoon but for a couple vacation or short trip. A romantic getaway for two days into the arms of nature.
Along is a small town so there is no airport or railway station there. The only way to reach is via road. Local buses from nearby cities are easily available. (Read More)