Location: 125-km From Along,
Established In : 1911
Main Attractions : Daying Ering Wild Life Sanctuary, River
Raftiong, Trekking, Fishing & Angling
Time To Visit: November To April
to Pasighat, the oldest town of Arunachal Pradesh established in 1911.
And presently the headquarter of the east Siang district. The British
government had appointed a political officer to view to help the
natives of the area to comedown to the plains of Assam for trade and
commerce. Pasighat has been often called the 'gateway of the state of
Arunachal Pradesh'. The town derives its name from the 'Pasis', a
tribe of the area.
Pasighat town is situated at a height of 155 m., from the sea level
and has a population of nearly 78,000 people. The climate is hot and
humid in summers and temperate during winters.
At Its Best
and its surrounding areas abound in natural beauty and the place has
rightly been called as a photographers delight: it is a land to have a
rendezvous with Mother Nature in her purest form. Far away from the
maddening crowd, the place has the potential to provide solace to the
tired and tense people from the outside world. The mighty Brahmaputra
River , called the "Siang" here transcends down from Tibet and gives
its name to the district. It flows through the entire length of the
area until it descends down into the plains of Assam south of Pasighat
town, where it meets Dihang and Lohit and becomes the Brahmaputra .
of the land can only be felt when one arrives here. And, on one's
return from the place, the heart is filled with joy, the mind is
freshened and the soul is elevated to new heights of bliss; the memory
always haunts and the temptation to visit Pasighat always prompts one
to come here again and again.
visit this place from all
parts of India every
year during Parasuram mela held in
the month of
kund is located 13 miles north-east of Tezu,District Headquaters of
Lohit district - a
growing town, famous for its scenic beauty. Thousand of pilgrims
When to visit
: During the period, November to Feb.
How to reach
: By bus from Tinsukia.
Where to stay
: Circuit House Tezu/ Hotels
: Mohanbari (Dibrugarh).
Nearest Bus stand
: Tinsukia. (direct).
Nearest Railway Stn.
What to see
: P.Kund,Glow Lake, Tezu.