Tawang Hill Station

Tourist places in Tawang Hill Station

Tourist places in Tawang Hill Station

Tawang hills are situated at a height of about 10000 feet's above sea level. Tawang hills are a small town that falls in the lap of Himalayas. Tawang hills are full of hills, valleys, lakes and waterfalls. There are numbers of lakes in Tawang hills. Tawang is famous for its biggest and oldest Buddhist Monastery which is about 400 years old.

The natural beauty of Tawang is spectacular as there are no words to describe the beauty of this place. Tawang place experiences snow fall in winter season. These hill stations cover an area of about 2085 square kilometers. The natural beauty of twang attracts and fascinates visitors to visit this place. This place is perfect for newly married couples as they can enjoy the panoramic vista of the surrounding

Tawang hill is an ideal place for trekking, mountain climbing, river rafting, and paragliding for the tourist who are adventure lovers. There are many trekkers base in this area and there are trainers who guide tourists for their safe ride.

Tawang is considered as the main learning centre for Buddhism. There are many schools for learning Buddhism so this is also called as land of Buddhism. The most popular and attractive place of this place is the Tawang Monastery. This place was built by the Mera Lama in the year 1681 and belongs to Geluqpa sect.

In and around Tawang hills

Tawang monastery:

This one of the most attractive and built in the ancient time monasteries of India. This is also well-known as the Galden Namygal.

Pankang Teng Tso Lake:

This lake is at a distance of about just 17 kilometers away from Tawang hills. It is one of the most splendid and beautiful lakes in Tawang town.

Monpa tribe:

The hill of Tawang is girdled by the lush green slopes and is the home place for Monpas.


Lhatse monastery has a golden painted statue of Gautama Buddha whose height is about 18 feet.

Place to stay:

There are many options available for accommodation such as hotels, resorts, circuit house, bungalows and private lodges that range from luxury class to economic class. There are few which are of low budget. The service they provide is of top class.

Getting there:

  • Airways:

    Nearest airport is the Tezpur airport which is at a distance of about 345 kilometers away from Tawang hills.

  • Rail ways:

    Nearest railway station are the Bhalukpong which is at a distance of about 285 kilometers and Rangapara station.

  • Road ways:

    There are state transport and luxury buses from Tawang hills to all the major cities of India.

Ideal time to visit:

Best time to visit Tawang is from April to November as during this period the weather is very pleasant and calm.