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Sela Pass

State Highway Arunachal | Arunachal, Tawang, India
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Sela Pass.....Dangerously Beautiful.........

Sela,the high altitude Pass, is certainly dangerously beautiful with an altitude of nearly 14000... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Soutik H
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Sela Pass

The pass with temples, lake, Jaswantgarh right across and mesmerising beauty around is gateway to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Manoj C
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Sela Pass is the second highest Pass in India.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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State Highway Arunachal | Arunachal, Tawang, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sela,the high altitude Pass, is certainly dangerously beautiful with an altitude of nearly 14000 ft,stubbornly resting above the clouds. It is located 50-60 kms away from Dirang and takes 2hrs. approx to reach,in the border of two districts of Arunachal Pradesh,Dirang and Tawang.Temparatures can be...More

1  Thank Soutik H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The pass with temples, lake, Jaswantgarh right across and mesmerising beauty around is gateway to Tawang. The place and its beauty is to be experienced by being there.

Thank Manoj C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Indeed a beauty, however you need to move fast to Tawang or Dhirang. Our vehicle broke-down & we were stranded at Sela for 6+ hours. Thanks to the little cottage & the lady up there who served us tea, maggie, omelette to keep our hearts...More

Thank zeliaq2016
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I crossed Sela Pass on my way to Tawang during January 2018 and the winter was all set to peak. At a height of 13700 feet above sea level, this is an absolutely beautiful place. You might find a bit uneasiness to breath. (If so,...More

Thank writetake
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We passed this place twice in the last 3 days, enroute to Tawang. On the way up we had wonderful weather with clear skies and a sunny day. We got some wonderful photographs too. The whole drive was uneventful. There is nothing to look, but...More

2  Thank trekkerMangalore
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This point is 13,700 ft. from the sea level. Name of the point is Sela Pass and entry point to Tawang district. All tourists are take a rest here and taste a cup of tea or momos here. A good spot to take a photographs...More

2  Thank Mrinav
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

Among the numerous mountain passes one needs to cross to reach Tawang, Sela pass is at the highest peak from the sea level. At an height of 13,700 ft from the sea level the place is covered with snow most of the year. Feeling breathless...More

2  Thank shaan2noo
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Sela pass offers beautiful views of the mountains around. An army canteen here serves quick snacks. There are washrooms to refresh. Beware to not to stop over for longer times. As the ascent from Dirang is steep, it is more probable that people might face...More

4  Thank bharat p
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

To get snow decked Sella visit late Nov or late January. There is only one shop which serves Food, Tea and Liquor

Thank SandipanMallick
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

This place is situated at a distance of 80-85 km of tawang town . This pass bears the main road which connects Tawang to the whole INDIA. The pass is 13,700 ft high. We visited this place at last week of October. Though we never...More

4  Thank SUBHADEEP_CALCUTTA
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voranimish1982
February 2, 2018|
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Response from Sourav B | Reviewed this property |
atleast 10 days
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Zayidh V
January 13, 2018|
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Response from bharat p | Reviewed this property |
Road wise, there aren't any complications. However, if it's snowing, it might be very difficult to drive. It will snow all through the path. The ascent from Dirang is very steep. Though it isn't a pass as high as Kardung... More
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