Day 01: Guwahati Airport / Rly Station – Shillong (100 kms / 3 hrs.)
Meet and assist by our representative at Guwahati Airport / Railway Station & transfer to Shillong (4,900 ft.), also called ‘Scotland of the East”. Enroute we see Umium Lake, a majestic placid lake with its surrounding sylvan hills. On arrival at Shillong, check in at your hotel. Evening visit the local market & enjoy shopping on your own. Overnight stay at Shillong.
Day 02: Excursion to Cherrapunjee (60 kms / 2 hrs.)
After early breakfast drive to Cherrapunjee (4,400 ft.), the wettest place in the world. You will see the beautiful waterfall known as Nohkalikai. You can also explore the caves known as Mawsmai. Evening return to Shillong, enroute visit Elephanta falls and Shillong peak for some breathtaking views. Overnight stay at Shillong.
Day 03: Shillong – Kaziranga (295 kms / 7 hrs.)
After breakfast transfer to Kaziranga National Park, the home of “One Horned Rhinoceros”. Check in at your hotel. Evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Kaziranga.
Day 04: Kaziranga National Park
Early morning explore any one zone of Kaziranga National Park on back of Elephant. Apart from the Rhino, other species found are Hog Deer, Swamp Deer, Wild Buffalo, Elephants and if you are lucky then tiger also. It is also home to pelicans, storks and darters as there are a number of water bodies inside the Park. Return to the resort for breakfast. In the afternoon enjoy jeep safari through the National Park. Return to the hotel. Overnight stay at Kaziranga.
Day 05: Kaziranga National Park – Tezpur/Bhalukpong (165 kms / 5 hrs.)
After breakfast departure to Tezpur/Bhalukpong. On arrival check in at your hotel. Overnight stay at Bhalukpong.
Day 06: Tezpur/Bhalukpong – Bomdila (160 kms / 5 hrs.)
Early morning after breakfast check out from hotel and transfer to Bomdila (8,200 ft.). Check in to the hotel. Evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Bomdila.
Day 07: Bomdila – Tawang (185 kms / 7 hrs.)
After breakfast departure to Tawang (11,500 ft.). Enroute visit Sela Pass (13,700 ft.) & Jaswant Garh. Check in at your hotel. Overnight stay at Tawang.
Day 08: Tawang Sightseeing
After breakfast visit Tawang Monstery, Pankang Teng Tso Lake (PT Tso Lake), Urgeling Gompa (6th Dalai Lama birth place) & War Memorial. Evening free. Overnight stay at Tawang.
Day 09: Tawang – Dirang (145 kms / 5 hrs.)
After breakfast proceed to Dirang (4,910 ft.). On the way enjoy the beauty and majesty of Nuranng Water Fall. Dirang is famous for hot water springs where people take bath to cure skin ailments. Places worth visiting here are the Apple & Kiwi Garden depends upon season, Dirang Monastery and Kalachakra Monastery. Overnight stay at Dirang.
Day 10: Dirang – Nameri (165 kms / 6 hrs.)
After Breakfast transfer to Nameri National Park – a tiger reserve and also famous for some Bird species. On arrival at Nameri check in to Eco camp. Afternoon you can explore nearby area of Nameri Eco Camp. Evening is free for leisure. Overnight stay at Nameri.
Day 11: Nameri – Guwahati (225 kms / 6 hrs.)
After Breakfast transfer to Guwahati. On arrival check in at your hotel. In the evening visit ‘Kalakshetra’, a place where Assamese history and culture is presented through Light and sound show. Overnight stay at Guwahati.
Day 12: Guwahati
After breakfast visit Kamakhya Temple, Tirupati Balaji Temple, Navagraha Temple, Assam State Museum, State Zoo cum Botanical Garden, Regional Science Centre and Sukreswar Temple (The 6th Jyotirlinga of Shiva). Evening we suggest an optional tour of Golden sunset cruise on the Brahmaputra (Direct Payment). Overnight stay at Guwahati.
Day 13: Hotel – Guwahati Airport / Rly Station
Morning free for personal activities. Transfer to Guwahati Airport / Railway Station for your onward journey.
# Meet & Greet upon arrival.
# Hotel Accommodation.
# Air fare Mumbai/Pune-Guwahati & return
# Transportation, including all sightseeing.
# Fuel, Parking, Vehicle Permit and Driver Allowance.
# Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner.
# Inner Line Permit for Arunachal Pradesh.
# Madhuri Lake Vist by Jeep
# Elephant ride at Kajiranga.
# Jeep Safari at Kajiranga.
# Local guide thought journey.
# Tour manager from Pune to Pune.
# Rates are valid for INDIAN NATIONALS only.
# Govt Service tax.
# Personal Expenses such as Laundry, telephone calls, tips & gratuity, mineral water, soft & hard drinks, porterage.
# Additional sightseeing or extra usage of vehicle, other than mentioned in the itinerary.
# Guide charges, Entry Fees & Camera Charges if any.
# VIP Darshan in Kamakhya Temple.
# Traditional / Cultural dance
# Any cost arising due to natural calamities like cyclone, road blockage, political disturbances (strikes), etc. (to be borne by the client and directly payable on the spot).
# Any increase in taxes or fuel price, leading to increase in cost on surface transportation & land arrangements, which may come into effect prior to departure.
# Anything which is not included in the inclusion.
We need following to process your booking
1.Guest Name & Contact Number
2.Naming List with gender & age
3.Arrival /Departure details
# Child below 5 yrs. complimentary.
# Child 5 -10 yrs. without extra bed as mention in cost column CNB (Child no Bed)
# We provide exclusive vehicles in our packages. Please note Ac will not operate in high hill area.
# We use A/c Indigo / Dzire for 1-3 Pax.
# We use A/c Innova / Scorpio / Xylo for 4-6 Pax.
# We use A/c Tempo traveller for more than 6 Pax.
# In Arunachal we will use Scorpio / Xylo only for 02-06 Pax.
# Transfer from Guwahati Airport / Guwahati Railway station will be provided from 05:00 hrs to 16:00 hrs.
# In unavoidable circumstances the guest may have to stay back at Guwahati at an additional cost.
# If there is any early / midnight arrival at Guwahati railway station, we suggest the guest, considering their security that they should stay back at the station. Our representative will meet and arrange their transfers at 5:00 a.m.Ø Keeping in mind the road condition of any hilly region, the guest should decide upon themselves (with their train and flight timings) as to when they should start the departure transfer. We suggest a buffer time of 2 hours at least.
# Check-in time at 13:00 hrs. & Check-out time will be 11:00 hrs.
# Category of Rooms in the packages normally remains to base category of rooms.
# A valid photo ID proof for all guests staying at the hotel is mandatory.
# For Extra adult in the room we will provide an extra bed (wherever possible), but most of the hotels only provide extra mattress or roll away bed.
# Operator reserves the right to re-arrange itinerary to suit hotel availability without changing the total number of days in each destination and without compromising with any services.
About Hotel in Arunachal:
# Hotels available are only with basic amenities & simple food. There are no star categories Hotel in Arunachal region. The facilities available cannot be matched with the other developed destination. The regions prime tourist interest in its nature and eco-friendly atmosphere. Please be informed that this region can be enjoyed in its natural beauty and simple flavor.
# All hotels do not have lift facility & the guest may have to climb stairs. Facilities like western toilet, television in room, geyser in bathrooms may not be available at all places. For specific requirement, please inform us as prior and we will try to provide on subject to availability. For CP, MAP and AP meal plan, menu will be on fixed plan basis and not on A-la-Carte basis. For early morning check out breakfast may be limited to simple Bread – Butter/Jam. Puri/Roti – Sabji may not be available.
# In the region, scarcity of water & electricity is a natural phenomenon. Guests are requested to bear with such problems as may arise during the tour.
# For Extra adult in the hotel room will provide an extra bed (wherever possible), but most of the hotels only provide a roll out mattress and have no provision of an extra bed.
Important Facts for Traveller’s:
# Please carry original ID proof (Voter ID card/Pass-port/Driving License etc.) for security purpose & hotel policy.
# We need following for processing your booking – Naming List with Guest Name, Gender, Age and Contact Number.
# High season surcharge will be applicable for every booking from 1st Oct – 10th Nov during Durga Puja & Diwali, 20th Dec – 5th Jan during X-Mass, New Year & during 10th Mar – 15th Mar 2017 Holi.
# In high season, no refund will be applicable within 30 days of the tours start date. (Normal cancellation policy will not be applicable on those dates.)
# For high season booking, 50% payment must be done in the time of confirmation & rest of the amount must be cleared before 30 days of the tour start date.
# The tourism infrastructure in Assam, Meghalaya & Arunachal are not very developed and one should not expect or compare it with the standards of plains & other developed destinations there is always scarcity of water and power in the region and so you would come across situations like water (hot) being supplied on time basis – morning & evening.
# The guest should always keep cool with the drivers as they are not tourism educated and come from different remote villages.
# As there is shortage of space for car parking in the entire Assam, Meghalaya & Arunachal region – guest will have to wait at the Lobby in time for the vehicle to start their sightseeing / transfers.
# Please inform your guest to maintain the timing for the sightseeing / transfers which will be advisable by our executive.
# Room Heater available with an extra cost borne by the guest directly (Except at Premium & Luxury Packages)
# Due to shortage of power the guest sometimes, may have to bear it with candle light.
# Basic personal items to be carried include, feather jacket & heavy woolens during winter and light woolens during summer, walking boots, Umbrella or rain proof jacket during monsoon, torch, spare batteries, water flask, cold cream, personal medicines & Sunglasses.
# Advice guest to bring heavy woolens if traveling to Arunachal & Meghalaya as this area is cold through out of the year.
# Kaziranga National Park remains closed for the monsoon from May till October and opens from 1st of November for the visitors. However, park may be open by mid-October depending upon weather condition.
# The duration mentioned in the itinerary may not be precise; it is the time that can be expected when strictly driving, depending on the present road conditions. Otherwise, the journey is conducted in such a way that we always stop midway for visiting villages, markets, photography, major landmarks of importance depending on the client’s interest.
# Please note that some of the sightseeing/itinerary may change due to time limit, weather, national holidays, and special events. We maintain the rights to alter the itinerary since tours are made in advance and unforeseen circumstances that mandate change may arise. Itinerary changes are made to improve your overall travel experience.
Entry Formalities for Indian and Foreigners:
No entry permits are required for Indians or Foreigners.
No entry permits are required for Indians or Foreigners.
Domestic Indian tourists need an Inner Line Permit or ILP. This is available from any Government of Arunachal Pradesh offices or from the Govt. of India, Ministry of Home Affairs at New Delhi. Please send us 2 passport size photographs, Kindly scan and send us the Photo identity proof & Address proof of each person including child. We require at least 10 official working days for processing the documents (ILP office remains closed on Saturday -Sunday).
Foreign tourists may visit in a group of two or more person for a stay not to exceed 30 days.
Foreign Tourists intending to visit Arunachal Pradesh require a Restricted/Protected Area Permit or RAP/PAP. Foreign tourists will have to pay 50$ USD “Royalty to the Government of Arunachal Pradesh” and application for RAP/PAP is advertised to be “applied through local approved tour operators only”. The application giving details of name, passport number, its issuing authority and the expiry date, place of birth, profession, proposed duration of stay and the purpose of visit should be made to. However, foreigners can obtain the Protected Area Permit from, All Indian Missions abroad, All Foreigners Regional Registration Officers (FRRO) at New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chief Immigration Officer, Chennai, Home Ministry, Govt. of India and Home Commissioner, and Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar.