India’s rich Tribal legacy is one of the important aspects of its culture. Arunachal Pradesh Tribal Tour with Wildlife is a planned itinerary to explore the tribal lands of India, learn about their traditions, their way of life, and the rich wildlife of this region. On this tour venture out to some of the most interesting places in the North East including Dibrugarh, Namdapha, Dibru, Pasighat, Along, Daporijo, Ziro, Itanagar, Bomdila, Tawang, Zemithang, Dirang, Nameri along with Guwahati. Get blessings at the ancient temples, learn about the tribal villages that remain unspoiled by the modern world, sightsee places, and experience some cherished moments during the Arunachal Pradesh Itinerary. Go through the detailed itinerary for complete information.
Arunachal Pradesh Tribal Tour with Wildlife
Dibrugarh – Namdapha – Dibru – Pasighat – Along – Daporijo – Ziro – Itanagar – Tawang – Dirang – Nameri – Guwahati
- Visit tourist attractions of Dibrugarh - Radha Krishna Mandir and the Mahatma Gandhi Udyan.
- Explore the Namdapha National Park
- Tour of Sadiya covering Parshuram Kund, Margherita, Na-Pukhuri and the Lekhapani
- Day trip to Pashighat covering Daying Ering Sanctuary, Komsing, and the Kekar Moning.
- Excursion to Itnanagar covering the Ita fort, Ganga Lake, Itanagar Wildlife Sanctuary, and the Buddha temple.
- Explore the lifestyle of Mopa tribe, in villages of Itanagar
- Visit sights of Tawang include Tawang War Memorial, Sela Pass, Bap Teng Kang, and the Gorichen Peak.
- Guided tour of Guwahati - Assam State Museum, Planetarium, Basistha Ashram, and the Kamakhya temple.
After arrival at the Dibrugarh airport, meet our representative to arrange a smooth transfer to one of our listed hotels. Rest and relax for a while in the cozy comfort of the hotel room. Later in the day, head to visit the major tourist attractions of Dibrugarh covering Radha Krishna Mandir, Tiling Mandir, Aye Than temple, and the Mahatma Gandhi Udyan.
In the evening visit Jokai Botanical Garden famous for its flora and fauna, run by the Forestry Department of Assam. Explore the majestic beauty of this garden and spot some of the exotic species of flora and fauna here.
Stay the night in the hotel in Dibrugarh.
On the 2nd day of the Arunachal Pradesh tour, after a hearty breakfast, you will start a drive to Namdapha by road. On reaching Namdapha, have an assisted transfer to the pre-booked hotel. Complete the check-in formalities at one of our listed resorts. The rest of the day is at your leisure. You can relax in your resort room or take a stroll near the resort.
Overnight stay in the resort in Namdapha.
On the 3rd day, you will visit Namdapha National Park. You will proceed to explore the Chakma tribal village which is situated on the outer fringes of the Namdapha National Park. Later in the day, you will visit Namdapha National Park, a biodiversity hotspot. The park is spread in an area of 1985 square kilometers. It is home to a great diversity of mammal species including Snow leopards, Clouded leopards, Dholes, Wolves, Asiatic black bears, Spotted Linsang, Binturong, Samar, and the Gaur. Explore the rich flora and fauna of the national park while enjoying jeep safari. During the safari, you will be able to spot some of the exotic species of wildlife.
Later in the evening, return to the resort. Overnight stay at the resort in Namdapha.
The next morning after breakfast, head to visit Dibru Saikhowa, National Park. On reaching the national park, complete the check-in formalities at one of our listed resorts. Located in the Tinsukia district, the park serves as an ideal destination to spot many species of animals and birds while enjoying elephant safari in the park. The park lies near the Brahmaputra River which adds charms to its beauty.
In the evening return to the resort for dinner and overnight stay.
In the morning after breakfast, drive to Sapakhowa ferry Ghat to board a ferry to cross the mighty Brahmaputra River to reach Sadiya. On reaching Sadiya, visit the major tourist attractions of Sadiya including Parashuram Kunda, Rukmini Island, Margherita, Na-Pukhuri, and the Lekhapani.
After the visit, continue to Roing. Upon reaching Roing, check-in at one of our listed hotels. After resting for a while, proceed to visit the historical fort of Bhismaknagar. Later in the day visit Nehru Van Udyan and the two historical ponds in the regions of Itapukhur and Padum Pukhuri. In the evening, return to the hotel for dinner.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Roing.
On the 6th day of the tour after having breakfast, drive straight to Pasighat, the land of mighty Siang and indigenous hanging bridges. Upon reaching Pasighat, get accommodated at one of the pre-booked hotels. The major tourist attractions of Pasighat include Daying Ering Sanctuary, Komsing, and Kekar Moning. After the visit, spend the rest of the day at leisure.
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner and overnight stay in the hotel in Pasighat.
On the 7th day of the tour, enjoy the breakfast and check out from the hotel. Later, drive to Along. Stop midway to visit Adi Galo village which is a tribal village. It remains unspoiled by the modern world allowing you to have a close insight into the traditional way of these tribal lives.
After the visit, resume drive to Along. On reaching Along, check-in at one of our listed hotels. The major tourist attractions of Along include Patum Bridge, Mithun, and Jersey Cross Breeding Farm, Malinithan, Akashiganga, and the Mechuka valley. Mechuka is renowned for the exotic tribes and exquisite beauty. This town is situated just 29 km from Indo-Tibetan border. It is a forgotten paradise and a 400-year-old monastery is the major tourist attraction here. Explore the majestic beauty of this wonderland.
Later, in the evening return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Along.
Next morning drive to Daporijo. The town is home to a large number of ethnic groups having their own culture and tradition. Daporijo is known for beautiful lush green surroundings, having many picturesque places that are located here. Close to Daporijo town, there are a few caves which are visited by tourists. You may also enjoy trekking at some trekking spots around the town of Daporijo.
Enjoy dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.
On the 9th day of the tour after enjoying breakfast, you will check out from the hotel and head towards Ziro. En-route visit the Nyishi tribal villages. Nyishi tribe is the most populous tribe of Arunachal Pradesh. This vibrant community is famous for its cultural practices. They can easily be identified by their attire. The men of this tribe used to grow their long and tie them in a knot just above the forehead. The men also wear cane bands around their waist and a cane cap on their heads, a smoking pipe in their mouth, and a long-bladed knife. The Nyishi people are proud of their race and tradition. They are fond of hunting and fishing.
Later head towards Ziro and upon your arrival, you will have an assisted transfer to the pre-booked hotel. Complete the check-in formalities and relax. The rest of the time is at your leisure. You can explore the nearby places and delve into the tranquility of the serene nature.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Ziro.
On the 10th day of the tour, you will head for trekking to Dzukou Valley. Blessed with lush green forest, crystal clear water, and panoramic views, the valley is the perfect retreat. After enjoying the majestic surroundings of the valley, you will visit the Apatani tribal villages in the afternoon. These villages are the melting pot of art and culture. People will get an opportunity to learn about their lifestyle. The Apatani tribes are renowned for their superior farming skills. They practice both wet and terrace farming techniques. It is so pleasing to see the popular paddy cum fish culture. This tribal group is well-known agriculturists and more focused on the economy than any other tribe. The older generation men used to tie their hair in top-knots and wear tattoos on their faces. The older women of the tribe also wear circular nose plugs and tattoos on faces. However, the younger generations of Apatani tribe people have stopped this practice.
Afterward, we will go back to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Post breakfast you will check out from the hotel and leave for Itanagar which is a state capital of Arunachal Pradesh. Encompassed by the snow-capped Himalayas on the northern end and mighty Brahmaputra River on the southern end, Itanagar is a popular tourist place. The paradisiacal beauty of this place never ceases to captivate tourists.
On arrival, you will have an assisted transfer to the hotel. Complete the check-in formality and relax. Later, in the afternoon you will visit the local market for shopping. You can buy handicraft items, Thangkas, wood carvings, sarongs, etc.
Overnight at the hotel in Itanagar.
On the 12th day of the tour, after breakfast, you will check out from the hotel and leave for Bomdila. Blessed with pleasant climate and adorned with ancient temples, wildlife sanctuaries, apple orchards, and lush green landscapes, Bomdila is a perfect retreat for nature lovers.
On arrival, you will have an assisted transfer to the pre-booked hotel. Complete the check-in formalities and relax. The rest of the time is at your leisure. You can take a stroll to the nearby areas of the resort and bask in the majestic beauty of this paradise.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Bomdila.
Post breakfast you will start a drive to Tawang, en route you will visit Sela Pass and Sela Lake which are situated at an altitude of 13476 ft. Sela Pass connects the Tawang with the rest of the country. This pass is a lifeline for the locals. The breathtaking beauty of this beauty leaves everyone captivated. Sela Lake is one of the most beautiful lakes of Arunachal Pradesh. Admire the enchanting beauty of these places.
After this, you will visit Jaswant Garh and before reaching Tawang, you will also visit the Nuranang Fall which is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the country. The waterfall descends from a height of 100 m. Admire the captivating beauty of the natural landscapes on the way to Tawang.
On your arrival in Tawang, you will have an assisted transfer to the pre-booked hotel. Complete the check-in formalities in the hotel and relax. The rest of the evening is at leisure.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Tawang.
On the 14th day of the tour, after having breakfast you will embark on the sightseeing tour of the city and visit the famous tourist attractions including Tawang Monastery which is also known as Golden Namgyal Lhatse. Perched at an altitude of 3,000 m above the sea level, Tawang Monastery is the second largest monastery in the world. It was founded by Merak Lama Lodre Gyatso in the year 1680-81. The monastery is bounded by ravines in the south and west, narrow ridge on the north, and a gradual slope on the east. The monastery offers a panoramic view of the Tawang-chu valley. The monastery has a capacity for housing about seven hundred monks. This monastery is believed to be 400-year-old and houses a massive statue of Lord Buddha which is 8 m high. The magnificent interiors add to the charm of the monastery.
Also, visit the Urgelling Monastery which is the birthplace of Sixth Dalia Lama & Ani Gompa. After a late lunch and refreshment visit Tawang War Memorial which is a 40 feet colorful structure and dedicated to all the martyrs of the Sino-India war of 1962.
The rest of the evening is free for shopping in the local market. The three major markets of Tawang are Old Market, Nehru Market, and Newmarket from where you can buy traditional jewelry, prayer wheels, flags, Buddha statues, wall hangings, good luck charms, and other gifts items.
Later in the evening, return to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Tawang.
In the morning after breakfast, proceed to Zemithang. It is a Monpa settlement featuring large stone houses. Upon your arrival, take a leisurely walk in and around the village to have a close look at the simple lifestyle of the Monpa tribe. Spend some quality time with the locals and learn about their culture and history.
In the evening return to Tawang for dinner and overnight stay.
Post breakfast, leave for Dirang. It is a beautiful hill station comprising Tribal Mahayana Monapas. Snuggled on the bank of the River Kameng, Dirang is famous for its hot water springs and apple orchards. Blessed with spectacular landscapes and pleasant weather, Dirang is a paradise for nature lovers.
On reaching Dirang, check-in at one of our listed hotels. Later, unwind yourself in the gorgeous surroundings of this majestic hill town. It is also used as a base camp for trekking and bird watching at Mandla. Also, visit the hot water springs to take a bath as it is believed that the water possesses medicinal properties.
Later in the day, return to the hotel for dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel in Dirang.
On the 17th day of the tour, post breakfast you will proceed for the local sightseeing tour of Dirang including Sangti Valley, Apple Orchard, Kalachakra Gompa, and Hot Water Spring.
In the afternoon, you can visit the local market for shopping and buy some souvenirs for your loved ones. Overnight stay at the hotel in Dirang.
In the afternoon, you can visit the local market for shopping and buy some souvenirs for your loved ones.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Dirang.
On the 18th day of the Arunachal Pradesh tribal tour, post breakfast you will check out from the hotel and leave for Nameri. This beautiful place is snuggled in the foothills of the Himalayas. The speedy Jia Bhoroli River flows through the heart of this quaint little town. The prime tourist attractions of Nameri are adventure activities like River rafting, Jungle trekking on foot, and angling. This place is a paradise for adventure enthusiasts.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Nameri.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Nameri.
After the river rafting, you will return to the campsite for lunch. After lunch, you will go on a tour of Nameri National Park. You will visit to explore the nature trail along the reserve where you will be accompanied by a forest guide and armed forest guard. The forest treks are the best way to explore the Nameri National Park as it allows you to spot the exotic wildlife species in their natural habitat. Here, one can spot the rare species of white-winged wood ducks and the great hornbills.
Before dark return back to the hotel. Overnight stay at the hotel in Nameri.
On the 20th day of the tour, post breakfast checks out from the hotel and head towards Guwahati. On arrival check in to the hotel. After freshen up proceed for Guwahati sightseeing which includes a visit to the Kamakhya Temple. It is one of the four important Shakti Peetha and a revered shrine. The temple is dedicated to Goddess Shakti. It is one of the oldest of the 51 Shakti Peetha. Seeks blessing from the Goddess Shakti.
In the afternoon, you can enjoy the river cruise on the mighty Brahmaputra. Admire the majestic view of the surroundings while cruising. The evening is free for shopping. The city has four major shopping centers i.e. Pan Bazaar, Paltan Bazaar, Fancy Bazaar, and Uzan Bazaar. You can buy famous Tea leaves, handicrafts, Assam Silk, Singing Bowls, and Assamese Traditional jewelry.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Guwahati.
This is the last day of the Arunachal Pradesh Tribal tour with wildlife. Post breakfast, check out from the hotel and transfer to Guwahati Airport for onward destination.
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