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Located at a height of about 3048m, is known for many important and beautiful monasteries and is famous as the birth place of Dalai Lama.
The beautiful town of Tawang, also pronounced as Dawang has many sceneries to make your trip a picturesque one. However, what begins to define the area is its significance for Buddhist monks. Tawang is the place to go for monasteries, with the Tawang Monastery being the most popular one and extremely sacred for the Buddhists. Tawang is a place which will flatter you with its natural beauty wrapped in the scent of spirituality. The beautiful orchid sanctuary and the Tipi Orchid Sanctuary is also an ideal place for your list of places to visit. Along with this one can have their taste buds to have an experience of Tawang by indulging into the area's unique cuisine.
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Extremely beautiful landscape, pleasant climate, friendly people.
Availability of non-vegetarian food is difficult, Roadways is the only mode of connection to rest of the nation.
Tawang is a perfect getaway for mountain lovers who wish to escape the hectic city life and experience the charm and beauty of nature. The home to the largest Buddhist monastery in India, Tawang is mostly visited by Buddhist tourists all over the world.
You need to buy a pass to enter the town which can be bought from Kolkata, New Delhi, Guwahati or Tezpur. However, even after this, reaching Tawang is not an easy task. It is a 16-hour car drive fr... (Read More)
Answer: Since there is no direct train or flight between Guwahati and Tawang, the best way to reach Tawang is by road. The total distance is 500 km and takes about 13 hours via NH229. There are several stop over options available on this route. You can choose from the following options according to you convenience- TEZPUR, TIPI, BHALUKPONG and BOMDILA.
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