Bomdila is a small town set in the towering ranges of the Himalayan ranges. History states that Bomdila belongs to Tibet during the medieval times. This part of Arunachal Pradesh has been a controversial subject between India and China since 1947.
Highlights of the Place
Bomdila is famed for the Buddhist monasteries, Apple orchards and the magnificent view if the Kameng Valley.
The Craft center here is also famous; it has a rich collection of Tibetan carpets, wall hangings, paintings, masks and carved wooden handicrafts.
The Bomdila monastery here is the prominent centre for Lamayastic faith of Mahayana Buddhism.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit Bomdila is between March and October when the temperature range is pretty comfortable.
Indian tourists visiting Arunachal Pradesh require an Inner Line Permit that takes time to be issued.
5 Star/ Luxury Hotels
- Tashi Den Hotel
- La Hotel
- Pasang Hotel
- Bomdila tourist lodge
How to Reach
Tezpur in Assam is the nearest airport at a distance of 180 km.
The nearest railhead is at Tezpur town.
Buses are a convenient public transport to reach Bomdila. The closest Bus terminus is at Tezpur. One can also hire cars and taxis.