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Tawang Monastrey

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Tawang 790104 , India
+91 3794 222 243
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This is no way near to Hemis Monastery in Leh, I doubt this is India's Biggest Monastery, Monastery... read more

Reviewed yesterday
rahuljasrotia
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Jaipur, India
O.M.G.!!! TAWANG!! WHAT A PLACE! What a beautiful monastery.

Have you ever felt like...Im just going to sit here and meditate? Let all else be gone? Thats what... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
arnavazdentist
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Mumbai, India
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Tawang 790104 , India
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Reviewed yesterday

This is no way near to Hemis Monastery in Leh, I doubt this is India's Biggest Monastery, Monastery museum is also not so big , overall Tawang is a small town and Tawang Monastery is one of the major attraction , its look beautiful from...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have you ever felt like...Im just going to sit here and meditate? Let all else be gone? Thats what the Tawang Monastery makes you feel like doing..its so peaceful and full of positive vibes. Go there,sit and gaze at the huge statue of Budhdha.and feel...More

Thank arnavazdentist
Reviewed 6 days ago

Why Tawang ? yes, you need to ask this question to you before you plan to visit here. I am asking you to ask this question to you because reaching tawang is not very comfortable or easy. It takes full one day about 12 hours...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

It may not be oldest, but biggest no doubt in India, with historical importance.Our visit was about couple of weeks before Dalai Lamas visit. So repairing, maintenance work was at full swing, so was the entire city of Tawang. The main monastery, is not so...More

Thank dkranjan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large Monastery and one can see monks living there, young ones running around and enjoying. It has a good museum at reasonable ticket price.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It covers a large stretch of land in tawang with white buildings and golden roof which is very distinct and can be seen from whole of the tawang.

Thank Aparajita R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A calm and peaceful place. Try and visit during the hours of prayer. It is twice a day- around 0730 in morning and around 1500 after lunch. Ask around for exact timings. It keeps changing. There is a lamp hall on the second floor on...More

Thank Dhanushmenon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are on tawang trip, This one should be in your must visit. 2nd largest called monastery. Very peaceful, though it is newly created and I missed old/ ancient monasteries ambiance what I found in other part of country.

Thank Unofficialjaunt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great view of city and showcases of cultural beauty spare at least 2-3hrs to appreciate the nature's beauty

Thank Viksarats
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Tawang Monastrey is oldest monastreys and is one of the major attractions of Tawang. The serenity that this place offers is incomparable. I would recommend to sit and have a me time inside the temple.

Thank Dipanwiita
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Pratik_Dukes
Hi All, I need to know the working hours of Guwahati Airport Authority office that provides Inner Line Permit for Tawang. I am reaching Guwahati airport on Thursday 7.30pm. WIll I get the permit on same day? Help is much appreciated? Thanks, Pratik
7 March 2017|
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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
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Anyone has more information about online application of Inner Line Permit for Tawang. There is requirement of 'contact details of local Arunachal Pradesh person' in order to obtain online permit. I am not sure how can you know someone there when you are going there for first time. Also in case i need to get the permit on the go in Guwahati, can someone tell how much time does it take? Thanks in advance.
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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
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