Guwahati – Nameri – Itanagar – Ziro – Daporijo – Aalo – Mechuka – Pasighat – Dibrugarh
DAY 1: GUWAHATI TO NAMERI (220KM/ 5 HRS)
Meet and greet at Guwahati Airport and transfer to Nameri, It can be explored on foot while passing the old giant trees, the beautiful Himalayan River, Jia Bhorali and Kameng. After criss-crossing beautiful tea gardens, dense forests and the mighty Brahmaputra, we shall reach Nameri National Park by evening. We will show you the places around Nameri National Park and then check in to our Resort. Overnight at Nameri.
DAY 2: NAMERI TO ITANAGAR (155KMS/4 HRS)
Early morning trek inside the National Park (2.5 hrs). Enjoy the ecstatic view of Himalayan Foot Hills along with the rare treasure of its bird life and the eco system of Nameri National Park that has been the paradise for nature lovers. Return to your Lodge/ Resort for a hearty breakfast and go for an exclusive River Rafting on Jia Bhorali River (smooth water rafting) .Then, we will take you to Itanagar, which is the capital of Arunachal Pradesh. During the journey to Itanagar, we will take you to the possible sightseeing spots in the route. The Nyishi tribe of Arunachal Pradesh lives in these parts of the state. We will check in to the hotel in the evening. Overnight at Itanagar.
DAY 3: ITANAGAR TO ZIRO (130KM/7HRS)
On this day, after having breakfast, we will leave for Ziro through the beautiful hilly roads. On the way pay a visit to Tribal Nyishi village, where you will get to see their unique bamboo architectures. Ziro is located 5754 feet above the sea level, and it is the headquarter of the Lower Sabunsiri district of Arunachal Pradesh. It is a highland surrounded by Apatani tribal villages of Diibo, Hija, Bulla, Hari and Hong. The uniqueness of Apatani tribe is the tattoos on women & man, and nose rings worn by women. Stay overnight at hotel in Ziro.
DAY 4: ZIRO SIGHTSEEING (50KMS/6 HRS)
After breakfast, we will set out to explore the beautiful landscapes and tribes of Ziro. The Apatinis are non-nomadic tribes. They are all settled in and around Ziro valley. The prime livelihood of this tribe is cultivation in wet lands. We will interact with the local people, listen to their stories, and learn a thing or two about their culture and lifestyle. The stay will be at the same hotel in Ziro.
DAY 5: ZIRO TO DAPORIJO (165KM/7HRS)
Post breakfast Local sightseeing tour at Ziro, later we will move towards another colourful tribal area – Daporijo. It is the junction of Hill Miris, Tagins and Adi-Gallongs tribal. Enroute, we will visit Nyishi & Tagin villages. Overnight at Daporizo.
DAY 6: DAPORIJO TO AALO (170KM/8HRS)
After breakfast, we will move towards Aalo (aka Along). Aalo or Along is situated on the bank of Siang River at altitude of 1020 ft. It is a beautiful valley with picturesque landscapes. Aalo is the land of Galo and Adi tribe. The Adi tribe is the most inhabited tribe of Arunchal Pradesh. Overnight at Aalo.
DAY 7: AALO TO MECHUKA (200KMS/6HRS)
After breakfast, we will head towards north-western direction to Mechuka valley. It is a mesmerizing valley in the Himalayan foothills, situated at an elevation of around 6000 feet above the sea level. The river Yargyapchu (aka Siyom) flows in the valley of Menchukha. Overnight at Mechuka.
DAY 8: MECHUKA SIGHTSEEING (50KMS/6HRS)
After breakfast, we will start our local sightseeing of Mechuka. Mechuka is primarily home to the Memba and Ramo (Adi) tribes. We will visit the local monastery situated in the town. We will also take you for short trekking and nearby beautiful spots by the Siyom river. After a complete day of enjoying breathtaking landscapes, we will return to our hotel for the overnight stay.
DAY 9: MECHUKA TO PASIGHAT (300KM/8HRS)
After breakfast, we will move towards Pasighat. It is located at a distance of 145 Kms form Along on the bank of river Siang. It is the land of two famous tribes Passi and Minnyiong. Overnight at Pasighat.
DAY 10: PASIGHAT TO DIBRUGARH (150 Kms/ 3 HRS)
After breakfast, drive for Dibrugarh and cross the mighty river Brahmaputra. After spending more than a week amidst the serene hills, we will be in the plains of Assam. Evening at leisure in Dibrugarh.
Day 11: DEPARTURE
Early morning visit to Mancotta T.E. to see tea gardens spreading far and wide across the horizon. Also visit the replica of the Jagannath Temple near the Tea Estate. Proceed for breakfast. Post breakfast checkout of the hotel and proceed to airport for onward journey.