January 27, 2022

9 Best Beautiful Places to Visit in East Siang

East Siang

Top Tourist Attractions in East Siang

East Siang

East Siang is a district located in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh.

Best Places to Visit in East Siang

  1. Dangoria Baba Mandir
  2. Sirki Waterfall
  3. Daying Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary
  4. Ellam textile industry: (Power loom) centre
  5. Bodak angling centre
  6. Komlighat
  7. Raneghat
  8. Mebo
  9. Pongging hanging bridge

Dangoria Baba Mandir

It is located 5 kilometres from the Pasighat market, near the Raneghat Bridge.

Sirki Waterfall

Sirki Waterfall is located around 10 kilometres from Pasighat and is a must-see for anyone looking for an adventure walk and to experience nature’s wonders.

Daying Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary

The sanctuary, located 13 kilometres from Pasighat, is home to a variety of plant, wild animal, tree, and bird species. It is the home to two of the world’s great cats, the Tiger and the Leopard. Takin, Hoolock Gibbon, Red Panda, Slow Lories, and Capped Langur are among endangered species found here. Aside from these creatures, there are plenty of wild buffaloes, elephants, and hog deer. The Sanctuary is home to a variety of resident birds as well as a shelter for migrating birds.

Nearest police station: Ruksin Police station around 20 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Sille primary healths centre around 12 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Circle Office, Sille around 12 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Sille/ Oyan. Nearest railway station: Murkong selek station.

Places of Interest

This section highlights the district’s tourism attractions. It also offers information such as a description, how to get there, where to stay, packages, and other activities available at tourist attractions.

Daying Ering Memorial wildlife sanctuary

The sanctuary, located 13 kilometres from Pasighat, is home to a variety of plant, wild animal, tree, and bird species. It is the home to two of the world’s great cats, the Tiger and the Leopard. Takin, Hoolock Gibbon, Red Panda, Slow Lories, and Capped Langur are among endangered species found here. Aside from these creatures, wild buffaloes, elephants, hog deer, and other species may be found in abundance here. The Sanctuary is home to a variety of resident birds as well as a shelter for migrating birds.

Nearest police station: Ruksin Police station around 20 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Sille primary healths centre around 12 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Circle Office, Sille around 12 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Sille/ Oyan. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Sirki Waterfall

It is around 10 kilometres from Pasighat and is a must-see for anyone looking for an adventure trip and to observe nature’s wonders.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 13 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 10 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 12 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Dangoria Baba Mandir

Every year, on the final Saturday of December, the Mandir hosts a fair. It is celebrated with tremendous pomp and gaiety, attracting up to 15,000 believers from around the country each year.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 10 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 06 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 10 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Donyi Polo Gangging

A Gangging is a common term for a temple of the Donyi-Polist faith, the tribal people’s ancestral religion. Donyi polo adherents worship a number of Gods and Goddesses who animate nature.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 10 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 03 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 07 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Ellam textile industry: (Power loom) centre

The first completely mechanised textile industry in Arunachal was constructed in the saw mill region in Pasighat. Visitors may observe the production process and purchase tribal ethnic clothing and other textile items such as curtains, bed sheets, towels, wraparounds, and so on.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 01 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 05 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 04 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Bodak angling centre

It is an excellent location for sightseeing and fishing. The route to Bodak is spectacular and ideal for travellers, particularly those interested in cycling and taking in the scenery of the Siang River.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 10 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 06 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 10 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Raneghat

It is a popular destination not just for visitors but also for people in Pasighat. Transportation has been more convenient and enjoyable since the completion of the Raneghat Bridge. A nice picnic area and a terrific opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of Pasighat town while enjoying magnificent sunsets.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 09 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 04 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 07 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkong selek station.

Komlighat

Another beautiful picnic place along the Mighty River Siang’s bank. The fresh evening wind may be enjoyed here with friends and family. After nightfall, lights may be seen blazing in buildings in Mebo hamlet, which is tucked in the hills on the left side of the River Siang. Many films from the Bollywood film “Rangoon” and other film industries from the north east have been shot in this location.

Nearest police station: Pasighat Police station around 03 kms.

Nearest Hospital: Pasighat General hospital around 01 kms approx.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Deputy Commissioner around 05 kms approx.

Nearest bus stand: Pasighat. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Market Place

Aside from the regular shopping, tourists/visitors may also enjoy a broad variety of fresh organic products offered by people from a nearby hamlet.

Mebo

It serves as the administrative headquarters for a subdivision. The magnificent natural splendour of the River Siang, the Raneghat Bridge, and the panoramic view of Pasighat Town can all be enjoyed from the summit. It is approximately 20 kilometres from Pasighat.

Nearest police station: Mebo Police station.

Nearest Hospital: Mebo Community health centre.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Sub divisional Officer, Mebo

Nearest bus stand: Mebo main market. Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

Pongging hanging bridge

The hanging bridge is located roughly 10 kilometres from Bodak village and may be reached by trekking down to Pongging hamlet. The bridge is composed of aluminium with a bamboo frame and serves as the village’s only mode of transportation.

Nearest police station: Mebo Police station.

Nearest Hospital: Mebo Community health centre.

Nearest administrative office: Office of the Sub divisional Officer, Mebo

Nearest bus stand: Mebo main market/ Pasighat.

Nearest railway station: Murkongselek station.

 Best Time to Visit in East Siang

The ideal months to visit Arunachal Pradesh are October and April, which are the state’s winter and spring months.

How to Reach East Siang

Airport :

Guwahati connects Mohanbari to Delhi and Kolkata. On certain days, the Pawan Hans Helicopter Service from Mohanbari may take you to Pasighat.

Railhead :

Murkong Selek (Jonai) in Assam is 38 kilometres from Pasighat. It is the closest train station to Pasighat.

Road Transport :

Pasighat is connected to the rest of the country by NH-52. The State Transport Department of Arunachal Pradesh runs daily bus services between Itanagar and Pasighat.

Water Transport :

Daily boat services run from Dibrugarh to Oiramgaht, from where one may take a local bus to Pasighat (25 km from Pasighat).

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