Start and end in Guwahati! With the adventure tour The Land of Rising Sun - Arunachal (Magical State in North East India), you have a 10 day tour package taking you through Guwahati, India and 6 other destinations in India. The Land of Rising Sun - Arunachal (Magical State in North East India) includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals and more.
In and around ItanagarOur team will be waiting for you at the meeting point at 6:30 & Meet all members of the group in the evening followed a Ride Briefing. Our team will help you create the right mindset for your journey. The rental bikes will be allotted there. Please test ride the bike and notify any issue with the team. Later, we will depart from one capital city to another. We would be riding to unheard but the most scenic lands of North East India. We will keep riding along the Bramhaputra river till we reach Itanagar. Overnight leisure at the hotel.Start point Guwahati Arrival, Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Borjhar, Kamrup, Assam, India 12:00 - 13:00
In and around ZiroToday, we leave the city to wander into the wild side of North East India. Pack your stuff together for the long and wild ride. We ride towards the Arunachal border and heartily greeted by the beautiful Ranganadi Dam. The area is famous for having pine hills, mountain rice cultivation and for its fascinating Apatani people. The non-nomadic Apatani Tribe is famous for the facial jewellery which makes women less appealing. Isn?t that unique? Enjoy the overnight at Ziro.
The plateau is located above 5500 ft and is surrounded by the mesmerizing Apatani Tribal houses on all sides. Take the day off from the ride and enjoy the tagin villages filled with local traditional houses. The town offers multiple stunning scenic locations. Visit the pine and the bamboo groves & 5000 years old cave temple & Kile Pakho. Overnight at Ziro.
Dapo means "the protection" against the epidemic or evil spirits and Rijo refers to "the valley". With the shining sun, we leave the beautiful tiny hill hamlet of Daporijo, the hub of six tribes. Keep counting the infinite hilly turns in the so-called Just 170 Km Ride; Although the curves never bore you. Enjoy the panoramic view of River Subansiri flowing near the town; try out rafting there. Enjoy the evening with paddy fields & pine hills view, home to the people of Tagin Tribe who are famed for their unique cultures, traditions and religious practices.
We continue our journey to yet another home to Memba and Adi tribes. If you had fun riding on the curves yesterday, today is gonna be merrier. Get a good hold on the brakes on blind turns. Enjoy the stay at Along surrounded by Menchunka Valley mountains, the Kabu dance, hanging bridge, orange garden & the confluence of the Sipu and Siyom. Overnight at Aalong.
As we pass on through by the roads to cover our desired destinations, we will get a mix of good tarred single and double lane roads and also roads in a depleted condition. You will be passing through unending forests and different Adi tribes until you hit Pasighat from where you will be in Riverine areas. Eastern Arunachal is the home of the three big rivers that are the main tributaries forming the Giant Brahmaputra. The roads from Along to Pasighat is quite narrow and sandy. Finally, we land up to Pasighat.
Today, we will head towards the fast-eroding largest river island in the world. Leaving the greenery, we ride along the Brahmaputra River before a point where we confront the mighty river. This ride becomes interesting for you once reaching the bank of the river. We load our bikes on a ferry to float on the other side. Hold your bike on the riverboat till we reach the banks. As we reach the Ghats, we will unload our bikes from the huge ferry?s. Enjoy the brief evening away from the urban chaos, at the natural oasis full of nature, wildlife and untouched villages.
The cultural capital of Assam is also a strong contender for a place in UNESCOs World Heritage Sites. Mostly inhabited by Tribals, the culture of Majuli is unique and quite interesting and is one of the key reasons why people love this place so much. Explore Tengapania, Satras & Majuli masks to understand why Majuli, a medley of enthralling views of beautiful wooden boats, rustic countryside side, the lush green paddy fields, extended water body and vibrant culture, is so popular among the tourists. Overnight at fast eroding River Island.
This is a long ride day. We would be riding back from where we have started. We start early in the morning to reach Guwahati before dark. We would be reaching Guwahati after riding 330 km which will include both mountains and plain roads. Check-in to your hotel rooms after reaching Guwahati. Get freshen up and gather for the tour completion ceremony where all of us would be sharing our experiences.
Pasighat is connected with road and have frequent services from Guwahati, Lakhimpur or Itanagar. Waterways crossing river Brahmaputra from Dibrugarh by ferry to Oryamghat that is situated at a distance of 32 km from Pasighat. Enroute to Dibrugarh you will also pass through the Tea Estates that Assam is so well known for We reach Dibrugarh, it?s a city well known as Tea City of India in the state of Assam. City roads in Dibrugarh is well built and smooth. End point Departure from Guwahati, Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Borjhar, Kamrup, Assam, India 09:00 - 10:00