8-Night Adventure Tour of Northeast India: Wild Orchids Valleys and Snow-capped Mountains from Guwahati to Jorhat

Multi-day & Extended Tours, Centrally located hotels in Guwahati to Jorhat Airport in Assam

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On this 9 day tour of the incredibly beautiful Northest India you will have the unique opportunity to see wild orchids,the second most important Buddhist monastery in the world at Tawang, drive through dense forests, valleys, frozen lakes and stay in Majuli Island,a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Day 1 : Guwahati - Tezpur7:15am pick up from your hotel in Guwahati and transfer to tour hotel for check in. Breakfast at the hotel. Take a half day tour of thecity visiting Kamakhya Devi Temple atop a hotel and the ISKON Temple. Take a walk around Fancy Bazaar and Panbazaar. Lunch ata restaurant. Afterwards take a 4-hour drive to Tezpur. Dinner and overnight.Day 2: Tezpur-Bomdila-DirangAfter breakfast proceed to Dirang on a four hour journey. Midway is Bomdila from where there would be a steep ascent. The road passesthrough some of the densest and loveliest forests of India and the view of from the Dirang Valley is breathtaking. Dirang is home totribes, apple orchards, sheep breeding farms and hot springs. Dinner and overnight at Dirang.Day 3 : Dirang- Sella Pass - TawangAfter breakfast take a fascinating drive to Tawang along the Dirang River. After a 2-hour drive cross the Sela Pass at an altitude of14000 ft. From Sela Pass the downhill journey is incredibly beautiful. Check into your hotel. In the afternoon visit the Gompa - a 300-year old Buddhist monastery. It is considered the second most important after the one at Lhasa in Tibet. Dinner and overnight.Day 4:Tawang - Pangong Tang Tso LakeAfter breakfast drive uphill to see the lovely Pangong Tang Tso Lake. In the afternoon stroll through the town. Dinner and overnight.Day 5: Tawang - DirangAfter breakfast take the return journey to Dirang - 195 km. En route stop at villages and interact with the tribes with their colourful dresses.Dinner and overnight at Dirang.Day 6: Dirang-TezpurAfter breakfast drive to Tezpur. Visit a tea garden to see the processing of tea. Dinner and overnight.Day 7: Tezpur-MajuliAfter breakfast begin your 5-hour journey to the largest fresh-water mid-river island of Majuli on UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take a ferryride to the island. In the evening take a walking tour of the island. Dinner and overnight.Day 8: MajuliAfter breakfast visit the various cultural places in the island. Take walking tours of this unique island. Dinner and overnight.Day 9: Majuli - JorhatAfter breakfast return by ferry to Nematighat and then to Jorhat.Your tour will end after free drop-off at Jorhat Airport for flight out of the city.

What’s included

  • 8 nights accommodation
  • Hotel pickup in Guwahati
  • Hotel drop-off at Jorhat Airport in Assem
  • National Park fees
  • Bottled water
  • Breakfast and morning tea
  • Dinner - Buffet dinner

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunch

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Get up-close to native wildlife
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Vegetarian meal option available
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide

Itinerary

Day 2: Tezpur-Bomdila-Dirang After breakfast proceed to Dirang on a four hour journey. Midway is Bomdila from where there would be a steep ascent. The road passes through some of the densest and loveliest forests of India and the view of from the Dirang Valley is breathtaking. Dirang is home to tribes, apple orchards, sheep breeding farms and hot springs. Dinner and overnight at Dirang. Day 3 : Dirang- Sella Pass - Tawang After breakfast take a fascinating drive to Tawang along the Dirang River. After a 2-hour drive cross the Sela Pass at an altitude of 14000 ft. From Sela Pass the downhill journey is incredibly beautiful. Check into your hotel. In the afternoon visit the Gompa - a 300-year old Buddhist monastery. It is considered the second most important after the one at Lhasa in Tibet. Dinner and overnight.
Day 4:Tawang - Pangong Tang Tso Lake After breakfast drive uphill to see the lovely Pangong Tang Tso Lake. In the afternoon stroll through the town. Dinner and overnight.
Day 5: Tawang - Dirang After breakfast take the return journey to Dirang - 195 km. En route stop at villages and interact with the tribes with their colourful dresses. Dinner and overnight at Dirang.
Day 6: Dirang-Tezpur After breakfast drive to Tezpur. Visit a tea garden to see the processing of tea. Dinner and overnight.
Day 7: Tezpur-Majuli After breakfast begin your 5-hour journey to the largest fresh-water mid-river island of Majuli on UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take a ferry ride to the island. In the evening take a walking tour of the island. Dinner and overnight.
Day 8: Majuli After breakfast visit the various cultural places in the island. Take walking tours of this unique island. Dinner and overnight.
Day 9: Majuli - Jorhat After breakfast return by ferry to Nematighat and then to Jorhat. Your tour will end after free drop-off at Jorhat Airport for flight out of the city.
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