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Tawang Monastrey

Tawang 790104, India
+91 3794 222 243
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Tawang monastery

Easy to approach. You can drive right up to the monastery gate else you can walk up a few steps... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
David R
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excellent monastery and tawang city view

awesome monastery. The buddha statue is just fabulous andbeautiful inside the monastery. Moreover... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Abhishek D
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Tawang 790104, India
+91 3794 222 243
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Easy to approach. You can drive right up to the monastery gate else you can walk up a few steps. Take the walk sine you'll get a to see more of the monastery this way. The monastery and the museum on the premises are steeped...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 4 days ago

awesome monastery. The buddha statue is just fabulous andbeautiful inside the monastery. Moreover, from the monastery lawn, one would be able to view the whole city scape of tawang.

Thank Abhishek D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The monastery is the one of the biggest tourist artactactions of Tawang. On a clear day one can see it from Jung. One has to strictly adhere to the visiting time. It is at a walking distance from most of the hotels in the town.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being one of the oldest and biggest monastery it offers a look into monks life... Place is peaceful. View from the monastery is breath taking...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Tawang Monastery. It known as the largest monastery in India, Tawang Monastery was founded in the 17th century, under the orders from the 5th Dalai Lama of the Tibetan Buddhist sect. The building is located at an elevation of 3000 meters above sea level...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Went with the Army as VIPs. So one of the important people there was our guide. Firstly, let me thank the gentleman. Serene, cool and a fine guy. A large property in Tawang with a large beautiful Buddha statue. Numerous large and smaller other forms...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

We started from Bomdila and reached Tawang at afternoon and this was the first place we visited.Its a beautiful, serene place with an awesome view. Hope to visit this monastery soon enough!

Thank princess2704
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

It's just very beautiful. I went there in morning when they were offering prayers. I went there on Wednesday and I suggest everyone not to go there on Tuesday as the ropeway services aren't working on that day. In order to visit the girls monastery,...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is one place on the Earth where each visit is special, it is not easy to reach the place as the roads are going to test your endurance and distance your patience. Once you manage to overcome both and reach here it is bliss....More

Thank Sudhir K
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Leave the sweltering plans of Assam and making our way to Tawang monastery in Arunachal Pradesh was the best road trip. Me, my wife and daughter wanted to make the best of the summer break and we thought, what better way to do it, than...More

1  Thank vikrant p
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7 March 2017|
Response from GolakaNath | Reviewed this property |
Hi, You can collect it from the city office next day by putting up an application. They do not work after 5pm typically. You may please download the form from their website and put the information action there with your I'd... More
6 March 2017|
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Response from Sumit S | Reviewed this property |
We have hired a tour operator and they have done all for us. As for norms the charges were Rs.100/person. If you are hiring a taxi before reaching Arunachal then they can make it either from Guahati/Tejpur or you can make it... More