Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh has derived its name from the magnificent of Tawang Monastery suspended on the verge of the elevation running sideways the western part of Tawang Township. The widely held understanding is that the name “Tawang” was given by his godliness the Mera Lama Lodre Gyatso. Situated at an elevation of about 3048 mts, it is known for various significant and attractive hermitages and is renowned as the birth place of Dalai Lama. You must have the local street food here. It is just different from the rest of India.
Best Time to Visit Tawang:
Tawang could be visited anytime from November to February during winters when temperature is 2°C-10°C and summers i.e. March to June when thermometer shows 5°C-22°C. Though monsoons are also best time i.e. July to September when temperature lies between 15°C-20°C.
Places to Visit in Tawang:
Pankang Teng Tso (PTSO) Lake, Tawang Monastery, Nuranang Water Falls, The Bum La Pass and more.
How To Reach Tawang:
- Tezpur Airport, situated 143 kilometers far, is the adjacent airport. It is linked by airlifts to Kolkata and Guwahati.
- Tezpur is also the major rail route adjoining to Tawang.
- Buses and private taxis are accessible to reach Tawang. Buses and Taxi run recurrently between Tezpur and Tawang.
Weather in Tawang: