Experience the serene beauty of Pasighat

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1 Days

January- May

Dibrugarh Airport
20℃ to 29℃

Pasighat Tourism

Pasighat, also known as the Gateway of Arunachal Pradesh, is a hill station in the state of Arunachal Pradesh. The city was included in the Smart Cities Mission development scheme in 2017 by the Government of India. It is not a huge hill station and has a population of around 24,656. The hill station was founded in 1911 AD by the British. Rice is the main crop grown in the region and there are also tea gardens. The main attractions of the place are The Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary, Pangin, Bodak Scenic Area, Kekar Monying, Komsing, Komlighat, Pasighat Buddhist Temple, East Siang District Museum, Adi Baane Kebang Headquarters and Gomsi. There are also Siangs and indigenous hanging bridges. There is also a waterfall that can be visited by the tourists. Tourists also engage in many activities like white river rafting, boating and angling.   

Pasighat Photos

Food

The option of dishes at Pasighat is limited and the place mostly serves Indian and Chinese food to its visitors. The local dish of the place includes rice, fish, meat and vegetables and is a very basic preparation with local spices. Momos and thukpas are the most popular dishes of the place though some tribals generally have meat of pigs and rats. Apang is a rice beer that is also popular in Pasighat. Rice, bamboo shoot, pika pila, lukter, pehak, marua, chura sabji, Wungwut Ngam, pasa etc are some of the dishes that are popular throughout the state. 

Pasighat Itinerary

Day 1- After reaching the Guwahati airport, leave for Pasighat. Then go for rafting.

Festival

The people living in Pasighat celebrate a large number of festivals. Solung, Aran, Etor etc are some of the important festivals. Solung is celebrated annually for five days in the month of September.

Stay

There are various hotels at Pasighat for the tourists like The Serene Abode and Siang Guest House. People may also go there for trekking and may indulge in camping and enjoy the beauty of nature.    

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