Situated in the lap of majestic Himalayas and soaked in stupendous natural grandeur and a blissful weather all through the year, Itanagar is an enchanting tourist destination in North East India that has always lured avid travellers and holiday makers from across the nation. This capital city of Arunachal Pradesh has been blessed with aplenty of natural splendours that make it a hotspot for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. The rich culture of this exotic hill station reflects in its every nook and corner and provides for a fascinating time to every anthropologist and sociologist visiting here.
Itanagar is the capital of the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh. Itanagar is administered independently by a Deputy Commissioner and the police department functions under the charge of a Superintendent ...
Elevation: 750 m
Weather: 28°C, Wind W at 0 km/h, 82% Humidity
District: Papum Pare
Population: 59,490 (2011)
Vehicle registration: AR-01,AR-02,ARX
HOW TO REACH
Arunachal Pradesh doesn't have its own airport. However, the nearest one to Itanagar, the capital of Arunachal Pradesh will be Lilabari in Assam, which receives flights on four days in a week (Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday) from Guwahati, and Kolkata.
On 20the February 2015, the first train to Naharlagun was started from Delhi, which eventually extended the railway network to Tawang. There are only two trains that run on this network - Naharlagun -Guwahati Intercity Express on daily basis and other is 22411/Naharlagun - New Delhi AC SF Express.
Arunachal Pradesh is easily accessible by roads. From the various neighboring cities, and towns like Guwahati, Jorhat, Dibrugarh, Tinsukhia and Nagaon, one can easily get direct buses to reach Arunachal Pradesh.0101
Also famed as the 'Land of Dawn-lit Mountains', Itanagar sits as the bustling capital of the North East Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh. The serene little hill town’s scenic charm and beguiling aura remains completely unblemished by the glitz and glamour of the city life, truly providing a quiet and peaceful time to all the distressed souls looking forward to a rustic holiday experience somewhere in the lap of Mother Nature; when here, wake up to sweet melodious chirps of tiny colourful birds, venture on for quiet strolls amidst the thick woods revelling in mystical panoramas of nature or just sit back and relax in the hotel balconies sipping on a hot cup of herbal tea while simultaneously marvelling on the magnificent vistas of the mist-veiled mountains casting a magical spell on every onlooker with their alluring charm. Truly a glittering gem in the crown of Arunachal, Itanagar is sure to take every traveller in its fairy-tale awe just, in no time.
While the quaint hill town is a nature enthusiast’s dream destination, it’s also a heaven for adventure seekers. The green paradise with its enticing trekking trails beckons avid trekkers and hikers from across India and parts of the world; the ‘Itanagar-Pashighat’ is one of the most popular trails in the region and provides for an enthralling experience to all the trekking buffs.