DiscoverMyTravel
Typically replies within an hour

DiscoverMyTravel
Hi there 👋

How can I help you?
09:02 pm
×
Chat with Us

About Tawang

Tawang Holiday Packages

Tawang lies at a height of 10000 ft. above sea level on the Northwest extremity of Arunachal Pradesh in North East India.
Tawang tour packages take tourists to an earthly paradise isolated from the outside world, thinly populated by friendly people and mystical monks engrossed in prayers. Famous for the second largest Buddhist monastery in the world, Tawang is a must-visit destination in North East of India.

Tawang holiday packages provide an escape to the distressed souls with its invigorating aura and immense tranquility. These packages offer a rejuvenating break from the tensions of daily life with a well planned and organised Tawang trip. Tourists from across the world flock to Tawang for a peaceful yet adventurous holiday. Give your loved ones a pleasant surprise by booking a trip to Tawang to strengthen your bond with each other.

Working its special magic on the minds of travellers, Tawang Valley is a patchwork of vast fields, mountain ridges, clusters of Monpa villages and Buddhist monasteries. The most popular spot for Taiwan sightseeing is the ancient Tawang monastery known for being the largest monastery in India. Other popular tourist attraction in Tawang are the magical Taktsang Gompa, the adventurous Sela Pass, Jaswantgarh - Indian Army War Memorial, the ancient Bum La Pass, the interesting Museum of the 6th Dalai Lama who was born in Tawang monastery, the splendid P.T.Tso Lake which remains frozen for 4-5 months a year, Tawang war Memorial and the Sangetsar Lake.


10 Best Tourist Places to Explore on a Tawang Tour

1. Sela Pass

What’s Special: The Sela Lake, on top of Sela Pass

Nearby Attractions: Jaswantgarh War Memorial, Jung Falls, Chakzam Bridge, Sela Lake

Timings: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Distance From City: 78 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

One of the highest mountain passes in Arunachal Pradesh, Sela Pass is located between Tawang and West Kameng. Always covered in snow, it offers great views and mountaineering opportunities.

2. Tawang Monastery

What’s Special: Largest monastery in India, second largest in the world

Nearby Attractions: Tawang War Memorial, Chakzam Bridge, Urgelling Monastery, Giant Buddha Statue, Panga Teng Tso Lake, Sungester Lake

Timings: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Distance From City: 3.1 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

The largest monastery in India, Tawang Monastery was established in the year 1681 by Merek Lama Lodre Gyatso. Initially built as a fort, it is a place for religious practices, meditation and beautiful views.

3. Madhuri Lake

What’s Special: The lake gets frozen during the winters

Nearby Attractions: Bum La Pass, Taktsang Gompa, Tawang Monastery, Panga Teng Tso Lake, Tawang War Memorial, Gorsam Chorten

Timings: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Distance From City: 34.1 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

Also known as the Sangestar Tso Lake, Madhuri Lake is located on the way to Bumla Pass, from Tawang. Located more than 12,000 ft above sea level, the lake is bordered by craggy mountains and a pine tree forest. It is a popular place to visit for locals and tourists alike.

4. Nuranang Falls

What’s Special: One of the highest falls in India

Nearby Attractions: Tawang Monastery, Sela Pass, Jaswant Garh War Memorial, Pang Teng Tso Lake, Urgelling Monastery

Timings: Throughout the day

Distance From City: 40 km

Transportation Option: Bus, cab, taxi

One of the most spectacular waterfalls in Arunachal Pradesh, Nuranang Falls goes by many names, such as Jang Falls or Bong Bong Falls. Located around 40 kms away from the city centre of Tawang, it is surrounded by dense forests.

5. Tawang War Memorial

What’s Special: The stupa is dotted with camouflage pattern

Nearby Attractions: Tawang Monastery, Sungester Lake, Jung Falls, Jaswant Garh War Memorial, Panga Teng Tso Lake, Urgelling Monastery

Timings: 7:45 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Distance From City: 1.5 km

Transportation Option: Bus, cab, taxi

Also known as the Jaswantgarh war memorial or Namgyal Chorten, this place is located almost 25 kms away from Tawang. It houses a stupa that is built to honor the memory of the brave soldiers who died defending the country during the 1962 Sino-Indian War.

6. Gorichen Peak

What’s Special: Highest peak in the state

Nearby Attractions: Tawang Monastery, Taktsang Gompa, Sela Pass, Shonga-tser Lake, Nuranang Waterfall, Pankang Teng Tso Lake, Bumla Pass, Jaswant Garh War Memorial

Timings: Throughout the day

Distance From City: 55.5 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

This is the highest peak in Arunachal Pradesh, nearly 21,300 feet above sea level. It is a haven for trekking and adventure sports enthusiasts, especially the Chokersam base camp. It is mostly rock and ice, with very little vegetation.

7. Tibetan Settlement Market

What’s Special: Shopping experience

Nearby Attractions: Tawang Monastery, Taktsang Gompa, Sela Pass, Shonga-tser Lake, Nuranang Waterfall, Pankang Teng Tso Lake, Bumla Pass, Jaswant Garh War Memorial

Timings: 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Distance From City: 0 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

Also known as Vihara market, this is one such place that you can’t miss out on your upcoming Tawang tour. There are numerous shops here including roadside shacks and food junctions. You can check out souvenirs, traditional dresses, exclusive crockery, handicrafts items, local accessories, etc.

8. Thingbu Hot Spring

What’s Special: Serene ambiance

Nearby Attractions: Sela Pass, Tibetan Settlement Market, Thingbu Hot Spring, Gyangong Ani Gompa, Gorsam Chorten, Banggachhang Lake

Timings: Before sunset

Distance From City: 40 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

Thingbu Hot Spring is another interesting place to visit in Tawang. Known for its exotic experience, this hot springs from the Mago Chu river gives you a perfect chance to rejuvenate amid nature.

9. Gyangong Ani Gompa

What’s Special: Buddhist monastery

Nearby Attractions: Sela Pass, Tibetan Settlement Market, Thingbu Hot Spring, Gorsam Chorten, Banggachhang Lake

Timings: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Distance From City: 7 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

Gyangong Ani Gompa is a serene escape for those looking for peaceful places in the region. It is amongst the smallest Buddhist monasteries in Tawang and you need to take a short trek of nearly 1.5 km from the Sonam Tsomu Homestay to reach the site.

10. Gorsam Chorten

What’s Special: Religious site

Nearby Attractions: Sela Pass, Tibetan Settlement Market, Thingbu Hot Spring, Gyangong Ani Gompa, Banggachhang Lake

Timings: NA

Distance From City: 67.2 km

Transportation Option: Bus and taxi

Gorsam Chorten is the prominent Buddhist temple nestled in Zemithang village. Known for its tranquil ambiance, the temple features 186 feet base and a height of 93 feet. The place also hosts an annual celebration called Gorzam Kora festival that attracts visitors from across the world.


The Best Time for Tawang Trip

The best season to plan a Tawang trip is during the summer season. You can also plan a visit between the onset of monsoon. During these seasons, the temperature remains comfortable in Tawang, and you can enjoy sightseeing tours and other getaways.

You can plan your visit between March to October, however, this is peak season for tourists. If you don’t mind chilly days and nights and are interested in a pocket-friendly holiday then you can plan your visit during winter months.

A mix of India and China, Tawang is blessed with pristine nature, picturesque landscape and diversity ethnicity. The best time for a Tawang package is during the summer months from March till June. The temperature during this time remains between 5°C to 25°C with pleasant days and cold nights perfect for Tawang sightseeing. However, the monsoon season from July to September is also a good choice when visiting Tawang. Due to the frequent rains, the temperature drops and beauty of Tawang comes to life.


How To Reach Tawang?

Tawang can only be reached through roadways since the nearest Airport is in Tezpur. One can either hire a taxi all take a bus from Guwahati to reach Tawang. While on a Tawang trip, one can get around by hiring a taxi for sightseeing and excursions to nearby tourist destinations.

Tawang trip cost can be reduced if you choose to travel to Tawang by a suitable mode of transport.

Tawang tour packages from Mumbai, Delhi, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad, Bangalore and other cities are easily available. One can enjoy a well planned and executed trip to this heaven on earth bye booking Tawang holiday packages.

Tawang is a really peaceful destination to visit. The presence of the Dalai Lama touch, various monasteries and the natural beauty of this place, make it a really stunning place to visit in India. Tawang tour packages further enhance your overall experience and make your stay in Tawang a comfortable one. There are endless lakes in Tawang which are scenic and peaceful. Also, trekking trails in Tawang are beautiful and definitely enthralling for adventure lovers. So, it's time to grab your Tawang packages today at amazing prices from DiscoverMyTravel and escape the worries of life to this little paradise.


4 Tawang Tour Packages

Best Tawang Tour Packages
Tawang Tour Packages Duration Price* Inclusions Details
BEAUTY OF ARUNACHAL 8 Nights / 9 Days ₹49200/- Meal, Transfer, Flights, Sightseeing, Hotels View Details
HEAVENS OF THE EAST 8 Nights / 9 Days ₹47000/- Meal, Transfer, Flights, Sightseeing, Hotels View Details
LAND OF THE RISING SUN 11 Nights / 12 Days ₹66300/- Meal, Transfer, Flights, Sightseeing, Hotels View Details
GLIMPSE OF NORTH-EAST 12 Nights / 13 Days ₹76700/- Meal, Transfer, Flights, Sightseeing, Hotels View Details
4 tour packages in Tawang
image

BEAUTY OF ARUNACHAL BHALUKPONG 1N – DIRANG 1N – TAWANG 3N – BOMDILA 1N - GUWAHATI 2N

9 Days & 8 Nights

Starting From
49200/- Per Person on twin sharing
Hotel included in package:
1 reviews
Rating
5.0
Meal
Transfer
Flights
Sightseeing
Hotels
View Details
image

HEAVENS OF THE EAST Shillong 2N – Tezpur / Bhalukpong 1N – Dirang 1N – Tawang 2N – Bomdila 1N – Guwahati 1N

9 Days & 8 Nights

Starting From
47000/- Per Person on twin sharing
Hotel included in package:
1 reviews
Rating
5.0
Meal
Transfer
Flights
Sightseeing
Hotels
View Details
image

LAND OF THE RISING SUN BHALUKPONG 1N – DIRANG 2N – TAWANG 3N – BOMDILA 1N – KAZIRANGA 2N – GUWAHATI 2N

12 Days & 11 Nights

Starting From
66300/- Per Person on twin sharing
Hotel included in package:
1 reviews
Rating
5.0
Meal
Transfer
Flights
Sightseeing
Hotels
View Details
image

GLIMPSE OF NORTH-EAST Bhalukpong 1N – Dirang 1N – Tawang 2N – Bomdila 1N – Kaziranga 2N – Shillong 3N – Guwahati 2N

13 Days & 12 Nights

Starting From
76700/- Per Person on twin sharing
Hotel included in package:
1 reviews
Rating
5.0
Meal
Transfer
Flights
Sightseeing
Hotels
View Details