“If you want to be reminded of the Love of the Lord, just watch the Sunrise” ~ Jeannette Walls

Kaziranga National Park welcomes you to the Easternmost frontiers of India at the State of Arunachal Pradesh. The State of Arunachal Pradesh is the Easternmost State in India and is blessed with the bounties and wonders of Mother’s Nature in its purest form untamed by the rapid globalization of the modern Civilization. Being home to over 20 Indigenous Tribes of North East India with the principals being the Nishis, the Monpas, the Apatanis, the Tangsas and the Tai-Phake tribes, a visit to Arunachal Pradesh is going to leave any visitor mesmerized! Lush Green Hills, numerous Waterfalls, Snowfall and the warm welcome and hospitality offered by its people is what makes Arunachal Pradesh an ideal tourist destination.

The principal Tourist circuits of Arunachal Pradesh originating from Assam are ~

  • Guwahati – Tezpur – Dhirang – Bomdila – Sela Pass – Tawang – Guwahati
  • Guwahati – Itanagar – Ziro Valley – Guwahati
  • Dibrugarh – Pasighat – Along – Dibrugarh
  • Dibrugarh – Namsai – Parashuram Kund – Hayuliang – Walong – Dong – Dibrugarh
  • Dibrugarh – Roing – Mayodia – Anini – Hunli – Dibrugarh
  • Dibrugarh – Miao – Namdapha – Nampong – Pangsau Pass – Dibrugarh

Dong Village Trail Trek ~ 

Dong Village is the Eastern most motor-able village of India and is the first place in India to receive the rays of the Sun. A village of great natural and unspoiled beauty, the Dong Village lies at the junction pf the Lohit River and the Sati Stream. Dong Village is located near the point where India, China and Myanmar meet. At this location is a peak (Millennium Point) where tourists climb up to at 4 AM to see the sun rise. Dong is a confluence of a few huts with a population of slightly above 30 people who comprise of 3 -4 households.

The nearest accommodations near Dong Village is available at a small town of  Walong ~ the Soil where India fought China during the 1962 War. Dong village can be reached on foot from Walong in a 90-minute climb.

Kaziranga National Park welcomes you to the ‘India’s Land of the Rising Sun’ ~ the Dong Village Trail Trek ~ the State of Arunachal Pradesh ~ Incredible India!

Recommended Itinerary for your Visit ~

Day 1 ~ Dibrugarh – Choukham ( 4 Hours)

Arrive at the Mohanbari Airport at Dibrugarh. Upon arrival you will be received by our representative offering you a warm welcome in Traditional Assamese style. Depart to the town of Choukham in Arunachal Pradesh. Upon arrival check into the Golden Pakoda Resort at the premises of the Golden Pakoda Temple. Check the illumination of the Golden Pagoda Temple in the evening that has been built under the expert supervision of around 200 architects from India and Myanmar.

Night Halt: Golden Pagoda Resort

Meals Included: NA

Day 2 ~ Choukham – Wakro (2 Hours)

Visit the premises of the Golden Pakoda Temple in the morning and later depart to the town of Wakro. At Wakro, visit the Kamlang Wildlife Sanctuary (famous for its 61 species of mammals, 105 bird species and 20 species of reptiles. Apart from the four big cats: tiger, leopard, clouded leopard and snow leopard, other notable animal species reported in the park are elephant, leopard cat, wild boar, civet, deer, giant squirrel and flying squirrel). Later in the day visit the nearby Village at Wakro.

Night Halt: Wakro Eco Resort

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 3 ~ Wakro – Walong (10 Hours)

Early Morning depart to Walong. It will be a long drive across mountain terrain. Spot the Natural beauty of the Forests on the way and halt to spot the majestic view of the Lohit River from the Lohit View Point. Arrive at Walong.

Night Halt: IB/Guest House at Walong

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 4 ~ Dong Village

Early Morning embark on your Trek to Dong Village from Walong. At Dong, witness the first rays of the Sun in India at the border of India, China and Myanmar. Visit the Village of Dong and trek back to Walong. At Walong, pay your tributes to brave souls of the departed Indian Army soldiers who lost their lives during the Indo-China war of 1962.

Night Halt: IB/Guest House at Walong

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 5 ~ Walong – Tezu (10 hours)

Depart to Tezu. Tezu is a the largest town of the Lohit district of Arunachal Pradesh.

Night Halt: Comfortable Hotel at Tezu

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 6 ~ Tezu – Glow Lake

From Tezu embark on your trek to the Glow Lake. Glow Lake is set in a picturesque landscape with snow-capped mountains on the backdrop and lush greenery around. Return to Tezu. (Alternately, you may choose to enjoy hiking and river rafting and angling on the river Lohit at Tezu)

Night Halt: Comfortable Hotel at Tezu

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 7 ~ Tezu – Dhola Ghat – Tinsukia

After Breakfast, depart to the Dhola-Ghat in Assam to witness the Grandeur of the Longest Bridge in India ~ the Dhola-Sadiya Bridge on the mighty Brahmaputra River. Cross the Bridge to reach Sadiya and return to Tinsukia for night halt.

Night Halt: Hotel Highway, Tinsukia

Meals Included: Breakfast

Day 8 ~ Dibrugarh Airport

After Breakfast, depart to the Mohanbari Aiport at Dibrugarh for your onward destination. Tour Ends. Bid Adieu!

Meals Included: Breakfast

PS: Minimum People required for this Tour is 2 PAX

North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
BRO Distances from Doomdooma Assam to Arunachal Pradesh ~ Doomdooma ~ Assam ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Golden Pagoda Temple at Choukham ~ Namsai ~ Aruanchal Pradesh ~ India. Credits: Rajib Saikia
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Map of the Protected Areas of Arunachal Pradesh including the Kamlang Wildlife Sanctuary ~ Wakro ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Huts of the Tribal Villages at Wakro ~ Wakro ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Huts of the Tribal Villages at Wakro ~ Wakro ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Morning Rays of Sun along your journey to Walong ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Crystal clear waters of the River Lohit along your journey to Walong ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Crystal clear waters of the River Lohit along your journey to Walong ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India. Credits: Rajib Saikia
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Enjoy the Majestic View of the River Lohit along your journey to Walong ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India.
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
BRO Distances on your journey to Walong ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India.
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The View of the clear waters of River Lohit on your Way to Walong ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Crossing Makeshift Bridges to reach Dong Village ~ Dong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Early Morning Sunrise at the Dong Village ~ Dong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India (Apologies for Image Quality)
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Early Morning Sunrise at the Dong Village ~ Dong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India (Apologies for Image Quality)
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Natural frontiers that divide India, China and Myanmar ~ Dong Village ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Lush Green Mountains that act as natural borders between India, Myanmar and China ~ Dong Village ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Memorial of the Battle of Walong between India and China during 1962 ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Memorial of the Battle of Walong at Namti Plains between India and China during 1962 ~ Walong ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Majestic View of the Waters of River Lohit at Parashuram Kund ~ Tezu ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India. Credits ~ Rajib Saikia
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Rice Cultivation plantations along the Mountains near Tezu ~ Tezu ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
Bridge on the way to Parashuram Kund from Tezu ~ Tezu ~ Arunachal Pradesh ~ India. Credits ~ Rajib Saikia
North East India Trekking, Dong Village Trek, Arunachal Pradesh Trekking
The Grandeur of the Longest Bridge in India ~ Dhola Sadiya Bridge ~ Dhola Ghat ~ Assam ~ India. Credits ~ Rajib Saikia
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