Know About Amazing cool splendid & adventurous Summer Holiday : Itanagar – Arunachal Pradesh – North East India Hill Station

Popular and often visited hill station Itanagar, is renowned as Mini – India for its diversified population and harmony among the citizens from different religious faiths, cultural, social heritage and traditions.

According to Indian history hill resort Itanagar is the place, where Maharishi Vyas meditated during the Mahabharata era.

The yellow roofed Buddhist Temple stands atop a small hillock is probably the most charming attraction on Itanagar tour. Some of other tourist attraction of Itanagar tourism includes tropical evergreen rain forests, earthquake-proof, wooden-framed buildings, Traditional huts, Ita Fort and Ganga Lake etc.

Hill station Itanagar is also ideal location for the lovers of Himalayan snow fall. Around the city Itanagar a good number of heritage monuments are there and hence Itanagar is also famous as an archaeological site among the history lover tourists.


Vital Tourist Information : Hill Station Itanagar

Location :
Itanagar is situated in the northeastern region of India in the Arunachal state. City is bounded by mighty Himalaya on the eastern side and by plain of Brahamputara river on southern side.


Altitude : 750 Meters


Near By City : Itanagar


State : Arunachal Pradesh [India]


Region : North East India


Famous as / For :
Scenic Views of Himalaya - Buddhist Temple - An archaeological site


Weather & Climate :
Itanagar climate is hot and humid during the summers with cool breeze. Winters are pleasantly cool. Snowfall occurs during December and January months.


Temperature :
At Itanagar average temperature remains in range of Max. 27°C and Min. 13°C .


Tourist Season :
One can go on Itanagar tourism at any time in year but still October - April is taken as the peak of tourist season.


Spoken Languages :
Tribal dialects - Assamese - Hindi - English


Souvenir / Shopping :
Handicraft items, Shawls, carpets and bags that city offers as souvenir and tourists shop here.


Trekking/Excursions :
Ganga Lake (Gyakar Sinyi) at distance of 6 odd km is the popular excursion on Itanagar tour.


Fair & Festivals :
Losar - the New Year celebration [5days]
Reh - associated with the Idu Mishimis [6days]


Travel Tips :
North East India tourism have restricted areas for the overseas tourist so check out for legal travel documentation.


Must Visit Places :
Buddhist Temple - Jawaharlal Nehru Museum - Orchidarium at Tipi - Polo Park


How To Reach Hill Station Itanagar Arunachal Pradesh [India]


Basic Travel Info :
As the Itanagar is the capital of Arunachal Pradesh so tourist can find a good option and variety on the from Hotel rooms. This is common trend in Itanagar that during the winter A.C. is kept close so keep this in your mind while booking a hotel in Itanagar.


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Regular train runs between Guwahati and Harmuti is available for train journey to Itanagar. from Hamuti , Itanagar is at the road distance of little over 30 km.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Regular bus service is available from Guwahati, road journey takes about 10 hours, most of luxury buses ply at night.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Itanagar is connected by helicopter service with Guwahati on air travel fronts. Nearest airport for the city are Lilabari in Assam [about 70 km] and Dibrugarh.


Local Transportation :
From Hamuti visitors can take taxi for road journey to Itanagar.