About Amazing cool splendid and adventurous Summer Holiday at Bhalukpong – North East India Hill Station

Bhalukpong is an unexplored but locally popular summer holiday destination from the northeast India. located in the Arunachal state hill station Bhalupkong is display of mesmerising beauty of eastern Himalaya.

Presence of number of picnic spots around and option of fishing on Kameng river have made Bhalukpong, ideal destination for the summer holidays.

Bhalukpong is also an ideal place for the adventure lovers with many trekking and hiking trails. Bhalukpong is an important Buddhist pilgrimage as city have one of the biggest and 400-year-old monastery.

With the evergreen forest and nature around hill station Bhalukpong is the heaven for the photographers.

Vital Tourist Information : Hill Station Bhalukpong

Location :
Bhalukpong is situated at road distance of about 60 km from the Tezpur town in the north direction towards the Assam - Arunachal border.

Mountain Range : Eastern Himalaya

Altitude : 213 Meters

Near By City : Tezpur

State : Arunachal Pradesh [India]

Region : North East India

Famous as / For :
Buddhist Monasteries - Buddhist Pilgrimage - Tea Garden - Himalayan Scenic Beauty - Heaven of nature Photographers in India.

Weather & Climate :
Alpine and pleasant. July - September is the rainy season

Temperature :
Summers are pleasant, while in the winters mercury drops down to make environment chilly cool.

Tourist Season :
October-May [Angling season : Mid October to April ]

Spoken Languages :
Arunachali [Aka] - Hindi - Assamese - English

Souvenir / Shopping :
This area is renowned for the Assam handicrafts and tea and Tezpur is ideal place for the shopping. Shopping on Bhalukpong tour proves to be exciting tour activity.

Trekking/Excursions : Tipi Orchid Centre [5km]

Fair & Festivals :
Nyethidow : New year celebration held in the month of March.

Travel Tips :
Tourist need to get restricted area permit from the Foreigner's Regional Registration Offices before entering Arunachal Pradesh. This 10 days permits takes processing time of about three weeks so apply well in advance.

Must Visit Places :
Buddhist monasteries - Kaziranga National Park - Orchid Research Center - Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary

How To Reach Hill Station Bhalukpong Arunachal Pradesh [India]

Basic Travel Info :
Bhalukpong is not accessible by direct train journey and also by the Air Travel. Tezpur is the place from where one have to opt road journey to Bhalukpong.

Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Tezpur Balipara Light Railway [since 1885] is the oldest railway line of the area. Siliguri and Guwahati are convenient rail stations for getting here by train journey.

Road Travel / Bus Route :
National highway 37 is connected Tezpur with other city on road travel. Government and private luxury buses are running between Tezpur and other cities such as Jorhat, Sibsagar, Guwahati, Itanagar, Bamdila, Tawang, Kaziranga and Siliguri etc.

Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Tezpur is on air travel route with regular daily domestic flight from Kolkatta and Guwahati.

Local Transportation :
Hired jeeps / tourist vehicles are available at Tezpur.