In recent years, tourism has developed in North-East India. Arunachal Pradesh is the largest among other North-Eastern states in India. It is surrounded by the Himalayan region, hence it is a mystic beauty. Here are some prominent places to visit in the beautiful Arunachal Pradesh.
Among other places, Tawang is gaining more popularity. There have also been good efforts to increase Tawang tourism in the state. Enchanting villages, beautiful Himalayan peaks and the mountain passes allure travellers to visit the place.
Let us take a look at the popular tourist places in Arunachal Pradesh!
The beauty of Pasighat attracted the British in the colonial era. It is the oldest town in Arunachal Pradesh. Its green landscapes and a few tourist places are worth exploring. It is also one of the Indian cities to be developed under the Smart Cities Project.
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Namdapha National Park
Namdapha National Park is one of the largest forest area in the Eastern-Himalayan region. Amazing green cover with the back drop of Himalayan landscapes are a visual treat. The park has several species of flora and fauna which are a must visit.
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The Sela Pass is located between Tawang and Guwahati. This mountain pass is a scenic beauty as it is covered in snow through out the year. Near to it is the Sela Lake which is a major attraction.
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Tawang tourism is developing gradually and people are exploring this mystic place. It is a district which has many tourist attractions, thus it has a good potential to become a prominent site.
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Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctuary
Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctuary along with Sessa Orchid Sanctuary are the must visit places. Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctaury is also a prominent bird watching destination in India. Situated in the foot hills of Himalayas, these sanctuaries are the best here.
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Golden Pagoda – Namsai
Namsai is a town which is famous for the Golden Pagoda (Buddhist Pilgrimage Centre). The rich natural heritage and the river Dihing add to its beauty.
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Itanagar is the capital city of Arunachal Pradesh. It is a well developed place with good facilities. Itanagar is well-known for Ita Fort, Ganga Lake and so on. This city in the foot hills of Himalayas is an enchanting place.
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