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Tawang is a small town tucked high up in the Himalayas, in the state of Arunachal Pradesh, India. The town looks down from a height of about 3048m to flaunt its exquisite beauty to the mainland residents. Tawang is not only reputed for its scenic beauty but also for housing the sacred places and monasteries of Buddhists. Here is the world’s second-largest Buddhist monastery (gompa). Also the town is famed as the birthplace of Dalai Lama. The perfect amalgamation of beauty and spirituality can be witnessed here. Another important and beautiful housing of this place is its orchid sanctuaries. The feel of being in the lap of nature, with so much spirituality in the environment can only be witnessed here. The place also offers some of the best trekking trails and thus makes the most sort after destinations for the trekking enthusiasts. The city has to offer numerous handlooms and the handicrafts to its tourists to take back home. One can get the beautiful idols of Lord buddha for their homes. The typical authentic Arunachal cuisine id must be tasted here. Don’t miss out munching on momo, thukpa, Zan, Khura and Gyapa khazi.

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