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Tawang Monastrey

Tawang 790104, India
+91 3794 222 243
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Amazing location

Very nice and lovely place. The whole area definitely gives a sense of peace and tranquillity for... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sunil S
,
Bengaluru, India
via mobile
Tawang Monastery

Beautiful Tawang Monastery. The first place i went after reaching to Tawang was this Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SoloTravelerPaul
,
Ambikapur, India
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“prayer hall” (10 reviews)
“buddha statue” (10 reviews)
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Tawang 790104, India
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+91 3794 222 243
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"dalai lama"
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"main monastery"
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"clear night"
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"peaceful place"
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"small museum"
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"butter tea"
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"young monks"
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"three stories"
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"offering prayers"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice and lovely place. The whole area definitely gives a sense of peace and tranquillity for all the visitors.

1  Thank Sunil S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Tawang Monastery. The first place i went after reaching to Tawang was this Beautiful thing. The place is so peaceful and beautiful, would love to visit again,some day.

1  Thank SoloTravelerPaul
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

T tawang monastery is beautiful. Perched up at a height its a lovely place to visit.it is one of t oldest Buddhist monasteries n has a special place in t Buddhist hearts.a must c place in tawang

Thank Sujata D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gorgeous monastery. From a distance it looks sprawling and huge (and it is), but once you get there it seems more intimate. It has clusters of buildings that include residences, libraries, study halls and prayer halls. The monastery art is stunning and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great experience during the visit .. rejuvenation of not only spiritual aspect but also a historical and architectural marvel. Tough to reach considering it's political issues but once you reach...worth of a road trip of consecutive 6 days to and fro

Thank Soumik M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tawang city visit the Largest Monastery in Asia and second largest of the world, study the life of Llamas picturesque view from the top. Ropeway to the smaller monastery seems to be closed since ages, however can be accessed by climbing steps. Has a museum...More

Thank abhijit119
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Situated at a nice location easily visible from most part of Tawang.Inside monastery there is a approx 20' high golden Buddha statue. Ceiling and walls are well decorated with different murals depicting buddhist culture and religion. Very peaceful to sit inside the main assembly hall,...More

Thank crmandal
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

One of the main attraction of Tawang. This monastery has social, religious, political and historical importance. Around 2 hours required to cover the monastery. Must visit place in Tawang.

Thank AnuvabG
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Going to Tawang ain't for faint hearted people.the roads are slippery and quite dangerous.The best part is once you reach it you will the see the beauty of it.There is greenery all around and there are a lot of places to visit here.This is a...More

1  Thank cuteabhi007
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Its one of the oldest monastery in world. One can interact freely with students and teachers and understand about Monastery and culture. A very good museum is attached to Monastery.

Thank MSB2012_12
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Pratik_Dukes
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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Pratik_Dukes
6 March 2017|
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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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