Arunachal Pradesh with Assam
Arunachal Pradesh is the north easternmost state of India. It borders the states of Assam and Nagaland to the south. It shares international borders with Bhutan in the west, Myanmar in the east, and a disputed border with China in the north at the McMahon Line.
1Day 1 : Guwahati - Kaziranga
Arrive at Guwahati Airport and drive towards Kaziranga National park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The National Park is home to the highest population of the Endangered One Horned Rhinoceros species. Check-in at the hotel and in the late evening proceed for local sightseeing at Orchid Botanical Garden. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
2Day 2 : Kaziranga
Early morning after breakfast proceed for jeep safari at Central range and after lunch Evening safari at Western range of Kaziranga National Park. Evening free for leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
3Day 3 : Kaziranga - Dirang
After breakfast check-out and drive to Dirang (4900 ft) enroute cross Bhalukpong, a town on Assam – Arunachal Pradesh border. After clear entry formalities (Inner Line Permit) at Bhalukpong gate, drive passing by the beautiful eastern Himalayan landscape towards Dirang. Dirang is a beautiful high-altitude valley habited by Monpa tribe. On the way you will see the beautiful kiwi and apple garden and if time permits visit to Dirang D'zong. Check-in at the hotel and overnight stay.
4Day 4 : Dirang – Tawang
After breakfast, check-out & drive to Tawang – The land of Monpa Tribes and major centre of the Mahayana Buddhism. On the way to Tawang, lies the world's 2nd highest pass – the Sela pass (13700ft) snow-covered (full or partial) throughout the year and has breath-taking mystic views, along the Paradise Lake. The Sela Pass is the main route to access Tawang town and is located 78 km before reaching Tawang. Later visit Jaswantgarh, a memorial of a brave soldier who alone tried to hold the approach of Chinese from the pass during the 1962 Indo-Chinese war. Upon arrival at Tawang, check in to hotel. Rest of the day is free for leisure.
5Day 5 : Tawang
After breakfast, visit to Tawang Monastery, the famous Galden Namgyal Lhatse, popularly known as Tawang Monastery was founded during the 17th century by Merak Lama Lodre Gyatso who is considered as a contemporary of the 5th Dalai Lama. It is Asia's 2nd largest monastery and India's largest which controls 17 Gompas in the region. The monastery has a three-storied assembly hall and 28 ft high golden statue of Lord Buddha. There is also a big library which has an impressive collection of ancient books and manuscripts. The famous Buddhist gold inscribed scriptures Kangyur and Tangyur are preserved here. Bhramadungchung ani gompa, Urgelling monastery – birth place of 6th Dalai Lama and War Tawang War memorial and evening enjoy the shopping at local market of Tawang. Overnight stay.
6Day 6 : Tawang
After breakfast whole day sightseeing at Madhuri Lake & Bum La (China Border). Evening reach at Hotel and then free for leisure.
7Day 7 : Tawang – Bomdila
After breakfast, check-out and take the return journey towards Bomdila. On the way, visit Narunang waterfall at Jang. Upon arrival at Bomdila visit Bomdila Monastery (also known as the Gentse Gaden Rabgyel Lling monastery) is a replica of the Tsona Gontse monastery at Tsona in the southern Tibet, set up by the 12th reincarnate of the Tsona Gontse Rinpoche. Check in to hotel.
8Day 8 : Bomdila – Guwahati
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel. Proceed to Guwahati. Upon reaching, check-in at the hotel. Evening free for leisure.
9Day 9 : Guwahati – Manas National Park
After breakfast, check-out and drive to Manas National Park and then proceed for evening Jeep safari at the core area of Manas National Park. Manas is popular for wildlife and birding tour. You can find Bengal florican, great hornbill, greater adjutant, rufous-necked hornbill, red headed trogon etc. Manas is popular for its rare endemic wildlife. Famous for one horned rhino, clouded leopards, Indian Elephant and many more species.
10Day 10 : Departure
After breakfast, check out from resort and drop at Guwahati airport.