Travel Duration: 15 Days
Activities: Trekking, Camping, Tribes & Photography of Nature
Best Time: June, September & October
Day 01: Delhi / Kolkata - Guwahati Airport - Tezpur
Meeting and assistance on arrival at Guwahati airport, our representative welcomes and escorts and would hand over the documents and brief the tour programme to you. Drive to Tezpur (190km/4hrs) by a private car and transfer to the hotel, whilst the room keys and check-in is organized. Overnight in Tezpur.
Day 02: Tezpur - Bomdila
Morning drive down to reach Bomdila (2400 mtrs). En route we will have a stopover for passport check and entry formalities at Bhalukpong Check Gate bordering Assam and Arunachal Pradesh. Upon arrival at Bomdila check in to the hotel. Afternoon orientation and acclimatization around the town.
Day 03: Bomdila - Chander
Morning after breakfast drive down to reach Chander village (2571 mtrs).Upon arrival set the camp. In the afternoon acclimatization trek to the village. Overnight stay at camp.
Day 04: Chander - Thungri
Today steady climb up for about approx 12 kms in 5-hrs through forests and yak pastures with superb views of snow-clad peaks and the surrounding valleys (3200 mtrs). Arrive and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 05: Thungri - Changla
Day for a hard trek covering approx 13 kms in 6-hrs through coniferous forests with two steep climbs along a ridge near Chang la pass (3650 mtrs.) Superb views of the Sela range, surrounding valleys and the Himalayan watershed. Arrive and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 06: Changla - Potok
Today steady climb through scattered coniferous forests, juniper and Rhododendrons to cross over posing la pass at 3950 meters. Trek continues for another 04 hrs. First we go downhill to cross a glacial stream, and then climb up to an alpine pasture at Potok (4200 mtrs). The total distance of 14 kms covers in 4-5 hrs. Arive and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 07: Potok - Lurthum
Trek steadily uphill beyond the tree line for 03 hrs to cross the high - Tse la, 4550 meters. There is a small Alpine lake below the summit and breath taking panoramic views of the Sela ridge, river valleys, Gorichen (6500 mtrs) and Kangdo,(7090 mtrs) peaks on the Himalayan watershed. During October, whilst descending for 02 hrs to a river valley the trees and foliage presents spectacular fall colors, The total distance of 8 kms takes in 4-5 hrs. Arrive lurthum (3712 mtrs) and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 08: Lurthum - Mago
Morning after breakfast starts trek (12 kms / 4 – 5 hrs) to reach Mago (3680 mtrs) En route cross Jera La (4031 mt). Arrive and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 09: Mago - Thimbu
Today start treks (14 kms/ 4-5 hrs) to reach Thimbu (2000 mtrs). Arrive and set the camp for overnight stay.
Day 10: Thimbu - Jang - Tawang
Last day of the trek 12 kms to reach Jang (1950 mtrs) which covers in 5 to 6 hrs. Arrive Jung and further drive down to Tawang (2857 mtrs). Upon arrival check in at hotel for overnight stay.
Day 11: Tawang
After breakfast, take a sightseeing tour of Tawang. Tawang Monastery, which is more than 350years old and panorama background is eye catching. It is inhabited by about 400 Monks who belongs to the Gelupa sect of the Mahayana school of Buddhism. And also visit oldest Ani Gompa (Nunneries) is the Brahma Dungchung Ani Gompa located about twelve kilometer from Tawang commissioned Karchen Veshi Gelek in 1595 AD. The Gyanganga Ani Gompa is about five kilometer from Tawang and has more than hundreds Nun living there. Afternoon visit Urgelling Monastry this is also associated with the birth of the sixth Dalai Lama, Tawang Museum , Sale Emporium and War Memorial of 1962 war between India and China . Evening free for shopping at local market. Overnight in Tawang
Day 12: Tawang – Bomdila
After breakfast, depart to Bomdila(210km/7hrs); located at an altitude of 8000 ft. Check into hotel on arrival. Time permitting sightseeing of Bomdila town includes visit to Gompas (monastery) and market. Return to hotel for overnight stay.
Day 13: Bomdila – Guwahati
After breakfast drive to Guwahati. Evening leisure for shopping. Overnight at Guwahati.
Day 14: Guwahati – Guwahati Airport – Delhi / Major Cities of India
After breakfast drive to Guwahati and transfer to Guwahati Airport towards Delhi/major cities of India, tour end.
Tour price includes:
Twin sharing / Single accommodation in hotel, state guest houses/ jungle lodge / home stay / tented camp as applicable to program.
Transportation as listed in the itinerary by SUV (Sport Utility Vehicle).
Tented accommodation / hotel, meals (Veg. & Non Veg.), and complete Camping and kitchen equipment while on trek. It is recommended that clients bring their own sleeping bags, Trekking sticks and personal trekking belongings.
Normal gratuities to the porters / Yak or Horse, hotel staff and local guides.
English speaking Guide / Escort (with guide as per the itinerary).
Camping fee are charged by respective state/regions.
All entrance fee to Museum, Monument & Park etc.
All currently applicable taxes (subject to change).
Tour Price does not includes:
Insurance of person (accident or Medical etc) / luggage.
International or Domestic Air or Train fare.
Additional tours and sightseeing or stay which is not mentioned in the itinerary.
Items of personal nature like Alcohol / Soft drinks, laundry, telephone calls, wine Tips to Guide or driver etc.
M/S BONI TOURS AND TRAVELS
Bank / Institution:
SWIFT Code / BIC:
Opposite Civil Secretariat, Itanagar, Papumpare District, Arunachal Pradesh, Pin Code: 791111, India.
Please apply the funds to account 6501960730 which is maintained at your Itanagar Branch in Arunachal Pradesh.