Land of the dawn-lit mountains, Arunachal Pradesh is all about quaint mountains, uncharted passes, calm lakes and famed monasteries. The state makes a perfect holiday destination for serenity seekers looking for a place to escape the maddening chaos of city life. From adventure lovers to spiritual souls, the state lures all with its breathtaking beauty and unbelievable weather. �
Tawang, sitting 10000 feet above Mean Sea Level, captures the heart of all. The 400-year-old Tawang monastery here is a must visit in Arunachal Pradesh. Travelers must also explore Taktsang Gompa, Gorichen Peak, Shonga-tser Lake and Nuranang Waterfalls here. The picturesque beauty of Roing attracts thousands of nature devotees, archeologists and adventure seekers every year. Some of the top places to explore in Roing include Mayudia, Mehao Lake, Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary, Bhismaknagar Fort and Hunli to name a few. A tour to Itanagar is a must during your holiday in Arunachal Pradesh. Explore the long list of attractions here like Itanagar Wildlife Sanctuary, Ita Fort, The State Museum, Ganga Lake, Polo Park and a lot more. Itanagar Wildlife Sanctuary is a major attraction in the state where visitors can spot langur, antelopes, Himalayan black bear, porcupines, goral, etc.
Bomdila is a perfect escape to spot heartwarming vistas of snow clad Himalayan mountain ranges. Its cool climate and apple orchards make it a popular hub for nature lovers. Some of the major wonders of Bomdila include Sessa Orchid Sanctuary, Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary, Dirang Valley, Bomdila Monastery and Bomdila View Point. The World Heritage Site of Ziro is a great place for trekking enthusiasts. The undulating terrains of Ziro excite trekkers trekking through deep green forests and paddy fields. Talley Valley Reserved Forest and Talley Wildlife Sanctuary in Ziro are great escapes for nature as well as wildlife devotees. The gateway to Arunachal Pradesh, Pasighat is the oldest town of the state. It edges the banks of Siang River and is showered with the kindness of nature. Pangin and Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary remain two major attractions here.
Other popular places to visit in the state of Arunachal Pradesh include Anini, Along, Dirang and Bhalukpong.
By Air: Arunachal Pradesh doesn't have its own airport. The closest one is Lilabari (North Lakhimpur) Tezpur airport in Assam.
By Train: Harmuti train station (Assam) is the nearest train station to the state.
By Road: Arunachal Pradesh can be accessed by road from all other states.