Adorning the north eastern part of India, Arunachal Pradesh is a perfect destination to relax at its best. The state is endowed with ancient monasteries, soaring mountains, unexplored passes and placid lakes. It consists of a vast geography that is diverse and has gained it fame as one of the richest biodiversity spots in India. The state also boasts of a rich wildlife where people can take joy in its rich flora and fauna. Here you can come across bounty of orchids that are counted up to 500 rare species.
So, move ahead, the wonders of nature wait for you.
This spectacular hill station is situated at an altitude of 5754 m. It offers vast paddy fields, pine trees and boasts of fish culture. Adventure lovers can try hiking and trekking here. A botanical garden, Tale Sanctuary lies 30 km from Ziro.
Known as the gateway of Arunachal Pradesh, Pasighat appeals travellers with its sparkling views of mountain peaks, flora and fauna. The mighty Brahmaputra River enchants visitors.
Dwelling in natural splendor, Along is the oldest town here. The hill station offers a delightful escape to tourists who wish to relax from the scorching heat of the plains. People can enjoy river rafting, trekking, hiking and fishing. The Hanging Bridge is another add on.
Being the capital city, it houses various enchanting attractions. Ita Fort dates back to the 14th century. A famous shrine, Buddha Vihar is a must visit. Itanagar Sanctuary, Polo Park, Jawaharlal Nehru Museum and Ganga Lake are other spots to visit.
It is a religious site for people who want to meditate. Developed in 1965, it shelters the Buddhist Lamas and monks. Housing a Buddha temple inside, it preaches Mahayana Buddhism.
The state offers a rich wildlife that includes various endangered species like Mishmi, Hisbid Hare, Musk Deer, Takin, Gibbon and Flying Squirrel. You can head to Itanagar Sanctuary, Dr D Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctuary, Pakhui Sanctuary and Sessa Orchid Sanctuary.
There is bounty of nature’s wonder including forests, rivers, hills and plains providing ample opportunity. Travellers can enjoy trekking, rafting, angling and boating.
Shopping in Arunachal Pradesh
Paintings, pottery, wearing and wood work is the best fascination here. Besides, you can shop for Sherdukpen shawls, Wancho bags Baskets, Apatani Jackets and scarves, Mishmi shawls and masks.