11 Things-to-do On Your Trip To Tawang This June
Planning for an exciting summer escapade once the lockdown is over? Explore Tawang, a scenic hill town in Arunachal Pradesh, perched at an elevation of 10000 feet in the Himalayas.
Imagine spending your days waking up to captivating views of the snow-capped mountains, azure lakes, and exuberant valleys.
Wondering about a safe and hygienic stay during your vacation. Book hotels with Oyo rooms, which are adhering to all W.H.O guidelines to ensure a safe stay for their guests.
Look for hotels in Tawang that offer some insight on the local sightseeing tours. You can get attractive discounts at hotels in Tawang if you book your stay in advance. If you are looking for a blissful getaway this summer, plan a trip to Tawang:
- Behold the Breathtaking Views of the Himalayas at the Sela Pass
Feast your eyes with breathtaking views of the Sela Pass in the Himalayan vista. Be enchanted with the mystic beauty of the merging of the Sela Pass and Himalayas. Sela Pass is a lifeline for north-eastern people in Arunachal Pradesh as it connects the Tawang district of the state to the rest of the country. This picturesque pass is a great place to bask in scenic views of the eastern Himalayan range. Trek to the pristine Sela Lake, located adjacent to the Sela Pass. Keep your ID proof ready to obtain a permit to visit the Sela Pass.
Enjoy marvelous views of the Himalayas standing on the Sela Pass, while gazing at the frozen Sela lake. Tawang city is located 80 km from the pass, which makes for a great stop to relax and explore the surroundings. You can book hotels in Guwahati, the nearest metro city to Tawang.
You can also plan a day trip to the sightseeing tours in Twawang while staying at any hotels in Guwahati.
- Explore the scenic Nuranang Falls
Explore the immaculate waterfalls, tucked deep in the forest of Tawang. The cascading waters of the Nuranang Falls are a beautiful sight to behold that plunge from a height of 100 meters. As one of the top tourist spots in Tawang, Nuranang Falls attracts visitors from all over the country. Enjoy the trickling sounds of water to calm your soul and relax your mind.
Plan a day tour to the Nuranang Falls from Tawang while enjoying the serenity of the natural surroundings. Indulge in the scenery surrounding the falls dotted with hills, lush greenery, and misty clouds touching the hilltops. You can visit the Hydel plant to witness how electricity gets generated from the waterfalls.
You can book your stay at hotels near Guwahati airport while planning a trek to the Nuranang Falls.
To visit nearby destinations like Bomdilla and Tezpur, you can book hotels near Guwahati airport.
- Plan an adventure trek to Gorichen Peak
Located at an altitude of 22,500 feet above sea level between the Tawang and West Kameng districts, Gorichen Peak is the highest peak of Arunachal Pradesh. You can plan an exciting trek to this peak during your stay at Tawang city. This peak is popular with trekkers, mountaineering students, adventure seekers, and photographers.
Book the best hotels in Guwahati while planning a thrilling trek to the mesmerizing Gorichen Peak.
To avoid peak season tariffs at the best hotels in Guwahati, book your stay at least a month in advance.
- Go for a thrilling river rafting in the Kameng River
Satisfy your adventure goals with an enchanting rafting in the Kameng River. Explore the rich cultural heritage, meandering streams cutting through stony gorges and dense forests.
Enjoy a thrilling experience and adrenaline rush while rafting on the Kameng River surrounded by striking nature. Explore the nearby Bhareli River with its gushing waters flowing downstream through rocky terrain. Pack your backpack today to head to the Kameng river for an enthralling experience to last a lifetime.
- Swim around the relaxing Thingbu Hot Spring
The majestic Thingbu Hot Springs attracts travelers from all over the world. Spend your day relaxing at the hot springs located at the heart of Thingbu village.
Plan a day trip to the Thingbu hot springs to wash away the weariness of the trek. The trek to Thingbu hot springs takes about 3 hours from the Tawang city across scenic mountain trails.
- Capture some memorable photographs at the Banggachhang Lake
Delight yourself in the scenic Banggachhang lake perched in the lap of a spectacular natural landscape. Enjoy the beautiful sceneries while driving to Banggachhang Lake. The roadway is closed during the winters due to heavy snowfall. The best time to visit this picturesque lake is from April to July.
- Hike to the infamous Madhuri Lake
Arunachal Pradesh is home to many panoramic lakes, but none as captivating as the Madhuri Lake also known as Sangetsar Lake. Madhuri Lake offers breathtaking views of rugged terrain and an untouched lake. A few Bollywood movies had been shot at the Madhuri lake which is named after the actress Madhuri.
Located at an altitude of 12,000 ft above sea level is a sight to behold, tucked between mighty mountains and tree trunks. Enjoy the bounty of nature around the Madhuri Lake that will rejuvenate your soul.
- Explore the Indo-China border at the Bumla Pass
The Bumla Pass is located at the Indo-Chinese border is one of the popular places to visit in Tawang. Bumla Pass remains frozen during the winter months, which makes trekking an arduous task. If you are planning a trip to Tawang, plan your trip from May to October to enjoy all the local sightseeing tours.
- Go camping around the
Pankang Teng Tso Lake or Ptso Lake is one of the most pristine lakes in Eastern India. Take a stroll, breathe in the fresh mountain air, explore the vibrant flora, and be mesmerized by the tranquil surroundings. This lake is encircled by beautiful rhododendron flowers, which makes it an ideal spot for a picnic.
During the summer months, enjoy birdwatching and discovering the migratory birds that flock in this area. During the winter months, Pankang Teng Tso Lake freezes which transform into a skiing ground for locals and tourists. The best time to visit Ptso Lake is from April to October.
- Trek to the scenic Bap Teng Kang Waterfalls
Cascading from a height of 100 feet, Bap Teng Kang Waterfalls is a must-visit place in Tawang. Soak in the sounds of the gushing waterfall while listening to the serenading songbirds perched in lush green forests. Behold the spectacular sight of a crystal-clear plunge pool at the bottom of the waterfall. Dip your feet or swim in the pool for a relaxing and rejuvenating experience.
- Explore the local flora & fauna around the Nagula Lake
Nagula Lake is a must-visit place to add to your Tawang sightseeing itinerary. Treat your eyes to the captivating scenery of the lake encircled by luxuriant greenery and snowy mountain peaks. This lake is close to the Indo-China border, which makes it a military basecamp to enforce national security. The best time to plan a sightseeing tour to the Nagula lake is during the summer months of April to June.
These are some scenic tourist spots to add to your travel itinerary to Tawang.