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Tawang War Memorial

Tawang, India
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You will enjoy if you have a thing for history and Indian army

We just loved it. The army welcomed us, hosted us well, arranged for warmers providing a cosy... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
bharat p
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Hyderabad, India
Sligjtly OTT

Rather grand and over stated but all Indian military war memorials are. Get there for around 4 ish... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2018
rdella
,
Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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“brave soldiers” (17 reviews)
“their lives” (23 reviews)
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Tawang, India
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"short film"
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Reviewed 8 January 2018

We just loved it. The army welcomed us, hosted us well, arranged for warmers providing a cosy seating. The show lasts for about 25 mins and it was worth the entry fees and time. If would enjoy this better if you have a flair for...More

Thank bharat p
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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Rather grand and over stated but all Indian military war memorials are. Get there for around 4 ish to watch all the flags being taken down.

Thank rdella
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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

The war memorial is significant as a homage to the fallen soldiers in the Indo China war of 1962. The memorial is built for the 2240 soldiers who sacrificed their life for the cou try. The army folks there are kind enough to give details...More

Thank Varsha V
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

A must visit spot in Tawang, to pay our respect to those who fought for us and gave their lives. Spot beautifully maintained by the Army. There is a snack bar too. In the evening a short film is screened, recounting the history of the...More

Thank ak_chatterji
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A must see, to relive the stupendous sacrifices and valour of our military heroes. The monument is dedicated to the men who died in action in the Tawang sector in 1962

Thank Dhiraj R
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

A memorial constructed in the memory of martyrs who laid down their lives for the nation. The memorial is inside the army cantonment at Tawang but there are no restrictions in visiting the memorial for tourists. There is a small shop which sells souvenirs near...More

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Reviewed 3 November 2017

A place which can give you an insight of what really happened during the 1962 Chinese aggression. One can offer his/her respect to the martyrs. A nice laser show also happens in the evening.

Thank Subhagata D
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

This memorial is all about the soldiers who fought with China in 60s. The history of that war along with the strategy is being explained by an army man.

Thank Abhishek D
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice place. Tells us a lot about our soldiers and how they laid their lives to protect our land. There are soldiers on duty there who would be happy to share the war stories with you... do ask them..after all its something to be...More

Thank Priya S
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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Built in memory of 1962 war. Very well maintained memorial in pristine surroundings of Tawang cantt. Photography prohibited. Army restaurants available. Beautiful view of Tawang valley and Lord buddha idol in vicinity visible. Good experience for shopping knick-knacks in Local market. Various daggers, china pottery,...More

Thank AmanRustagi
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