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Address: Tawang 790104 , India
Phone Number: +91-3794-222243
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Tawang Monastery - A journey back in Time

We visited Tawang monastery in early June 2015; the road leading to the monastery is a beautiful walk. The Monastery itself is awe inspiring, though less in grandeur compared to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We visited Tawang monastery in early June 2015; the road leading to the monastery is a beautiful walk. The Monastery itself is awe inspiring, though less in grandeur compared to the Monastery in Leh. A large number of youngsters were taking their lessons in Buddhist Religion under able guidance of elderly Lamas. The view from the Monastery id lovely; you... More 

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW via mobile

This is one of the largest monastery in India. Tawang looks very beautiful from here. Very good museum inside and don't forget to visit one more monastery specially for ladies where only families are allowed to visit

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

A little above Tawang Town gives a nice view of the Town. When we visited the monastery their prayer was going on. Still we were allowed to enter the prayer hall witness their rituals and also to take photos of the famous golden Buddha and all. We made friends with some little monks. Museum is a must see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Yes!!! we did it in 5 days. Thats something to feel real good about. We 4 friends, from different parts of India went to this place for our reunion after 4 long years and i am so happy, we do not regret it a bit. All we knew was, the trip will take atleast 8 days to complete but with... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

One of the oldest & Biggest monastry in world . Awesome experience. You can view the in built museum of different centuries with photos of young Dalai Lama...

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

This little known place in Arunachal Pradesh is the most beautiful tourist spot which 90percent Indians are unaware of. It is described as Switzerland of India and this particular Monastry represent the real feel of Buddism and the structure is truly marvellous one.infact the entire journey to Tawang turns out adventurous and enjoying.longing to visit again. This visit of mine... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Good place to meditate. We were lucky to reach there in the midst of a puja. The Museum offers you a lot about the contemporary history including photographs of Dalai Lama's arrival in India.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The monastery closes around 5 pm in the evening depending on the weather,in some days it may close earlier as well.So make sure you enquire and find out before you set out to visit the monastery.Its quite far from the market and the roads are a bit steep.Theres a museum in the vicinity which is an interesting place to visit

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Like any other monastery its big, beautiful serene and peaceful . There is also an option to trek and explore the beautiful natural landscapes of the region. Don't miss out on that too.

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Bhilai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Golden treasure in natural surrounding.Monks are free to talk with.Children are very active. It is very close to town but very calm.

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Address: Address: Tawang 790104 , India
Phone Number: +91-3794-222243
Location: Asia  >  India  >  Arunachal Pradesh  >  Tawang

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