Biking & Backpacking Trip : Tawang

Meet the Monpas and Sherdukpen Community of

Shergaon | Sela Pass | Tawang | Bum La

Guwahati – Shergaon – Tawang – Kaziranga – Guwahati

Tawang Biking and Backpacking

Have you heard of the Sherdukpen community or the Monpa community? If yes, you know where Tawang is. This region just like the rest of Arunachal Pradesh is still virgin territory. Due to its remoteness, the natural magnificence remains unadulterated and ravishing. The ride is curated to take you to meet the unheard communities which reside by India's Largest Monastery, say hi at the Indo - Chinese border at Bumla & catch a glimpse of Single Horned Rhinos. Let's go now.

Extreme

Riding Skill Required

1300 Kms

Journey

Royal Enfield

Motorcycles

Guwahati, India (GAU)

Fly In

Tour Highlights

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Tour Cost

Indian Nationals

Own Motorcycle Rented Royal Enfield 500 CC Motorcycle Passenger in SUV
Per Person Solo Rider Rider & Pillion Per Person
36000 48000 41000 33000

Foriegn Nationals

Rented Royal Enfield 500 CC Motorcycle Passenger in SUV
Solo Rider Rider & Pillion Per Person
980 850 800

Inclusion

• Triple sharing accommodation
• Royal Enfield 350 CC motorcycle for the tour
• Motorcycle fuel for the tour as per itinerary
• Helmet for rider & Pillion
• Breakfast from day 2nd to day 9th
• Experienced Road Captain
• Experienced Mechanic
• Bonfire Activity Once during tour
• Inner Line Permit Fee
• Oxygen Cylinder and Basic Medical amenities
• Support vehicle for carrying luggage and other essentials
• Activities and Visits to make the experience truly Memorable

Exclusion

• Applicable Government GST Tax
• Airport Pick up & Drop
• Train / flight / bus to Guwahati Airport (GAU)
• Lunch and Dinner on all days
• Personal travel insurance
• Personal Expenses (snacks, bottled water, juice, porter, etc.)
• Any spares consume during the ride
• Double occupancy add on: 3,500/- per person
• Himalayan bike up upgradation: 4,000/-
• 5,000/- refundable security deposit for the motorcycle
• Optional rental for the riding gears

Day-wise itinerary as you witness the route

Motorcycle Tour Route Details

Day 1 - Arrival at Guwahati

Arrive at Guwahati Airport (GAU). Take a taxi ride to arrive at the hotel. The team will assist you in check-in. You will meet in the evening for a briefing session about the ride, road conditions and the climate. Overnight at Guwahati.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel/ Lodge
  • Included Meals: NIL

Day 2 - Guwahati - Shergaon (220 Km)

After breakfast, you will depart the capital city for the other side of Brahmaputra. Witness the quick transformation of rural Assam with lots the farms and greenery. The scenes will change drastically following the narrow and broken roads to Bhairavkunda, the gateway to Arunachal & Bhutan. With ILP verified by the authorities, you will enter the Arunachal hills. Ride on the curves of the beautiful hills to Shergaon via Kalakthang. Check-in at the riverside camp and enjoy the evening.

  • Accommodation: riverside budget Camp
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 3 - Shergaon - Tawang( 230 Km)

Today, you will ride towards Tawang. The journey packs a pun on the ride & Lots of hills. After 2 hr ride, you will reach a mountain top with 108 Buddhist stupas at Mandala Top. It is a Buddhist belief that the mandalas help transform ordinary minds into enlightened ones. Later you will ride to Sela Pass located at 13,700ft above sea level. Witness the picturesque village of Dirang on the way. Pay homage to Jaswantgarh War Memorial. Overnight at Tawang.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 - Tawang Local

We advise you to go out and explore the town yourself. Explore the beautiful Tawang monastery (the largest in India and the second largest in the world). Visit the Urgelling Monastery (the birthplace of the 6th Dalai Lama-born Tsangyang Gyatso), or attend the show at the War Memorial of Tawang. It is okay if you want to stay indoors and relax at the hotel. Overnight at Tawang.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 5 - Tawang - Bumla - Tsungeshwar- Tawang (120 Km)

On this day, you will head to the edge of India. You will be riding to Tsungeshwar Lake known as Madhuri lake (renamed after Bollywood actress Madhuri Dixit). Admire the beauty of the heavenly lake. You will continue to China Border to the Bumla pass at 15200 ft. Please refrain from photography at the army establishment. You will later continue our journey back to Tawang.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 - Tawang - Dirang (140 Km)

You will leave the beautiful Tawang today and ride downhill towards Dirang. You will visit Jung waterfall with 100 meters fall, which looks right out of the Bahubali movie. You will cross the Sela again. With the ride on the narrow roads for quite some time, you will reach the town by the river. Overnight at Dirang.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 7 - Dirang- Kaziranga (305 Km)

After leaving the town, you will take the roads to the village of the apple orchards. If time allows, you will visit the Bomdila Monastery. You will continue to Assam and cross the beautiful Nameri national. Once you cross Tezpur, limit your speed in the reservoir area (beware of the speed camera). Overnight stay at the national forest.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 8 - Kaziranga - Guwahati (220 Km)

The final wake-up alarm calls, leave early for the Jeep Safari/ elephant safari witness marvellous single-horned Rhinos. You will leave for Guwahati on the superb highway. After riding 200kms on the plain highway and reaching Guwahati. Get freshen up and get ready for the last celebration of the tour. Overnight at Guwahati.

  • Accommodation: Budget Hotel
  • Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 9 - Depart

You will continue the further journey with heart-warming memories of the ride. Take a taxi to reach Guwahati Airport.

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Upcoming Fixed Departures

10 March to 18 March 2024 - Full
06 April to 14 April 2024 - Available
04 May to 12 May 2024 - Available

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