Tourist Places in Lower Dibang District

The phenomenal diversity of topography, flora and fauna, snow peaked mountains, deep gorges, turbulent rivers cascading down the hills, a number of waterfalls, placid lakes, archaeological sites, peace and fun loving hospitable people and above all the heavenly climate make the Lower Dibang Valley district one of the most attractive destinations for tourists. Lower Dibang Valley offers something unique for everyone- archaeologist, nature lovers, adventure tourists, anthropologists, heritage/culture tourists. Just have a look at some of its bounties:-

Bhismaknagar

Near the headquarter town of Roing, Bhismaknagar is famous for the ruins of the former kingdom of King Bhismak. Bhismaknagar fort, located nearly 30 km from Roing is tentatively dated to 8 century and is recorded as the oldest archaeological site in the region. The site was first explored by I. Block in 1848 and afterward it was excavated from 1965-70. The complex houses the ruins of brick-built structure of 1860.52 sq. meters plinth area, having three halls, two extension rooms and six entrances in all.

Mayudia

Mayudia is a unique hill resort, located at a distance of approximately 56 kms. from the District Headquarters, Roing in the Himalayas. It is nestled at a height of 2655m amidst lofty hills, lush green forests and breathtaking landscapes. It is the place where you can enjoy ever snowfall in winters at hardly one and half hours drive from Roing. Famous for snowfalls in winter, the place is located on the way to Anini in Dibang Valley district from Roing. It attracts lots of tourists since it is the only accessible snow falling place in the region. The area receives snowfall during the months from December to March. Thick cover of snow adds exquisite serenity to the place. Experience the kind of hospitality perfectly blended with local traditions at the beautiful guest house overlooking the picturesque valley. Walk a little and you are in the midst of sprawling bears, fast running wild goats, flying squirrels, variety of birds and above all the famous Mishmi Takin. Trekking in high altitudes in chilled weather and enjoying the peaks is a heavenly joy here.

Mehao Lake

Part of the Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary, situated at an altitude of nearly 3000 feet and at 14 kms from Roing is the natural stretch of water which is considered to be one of the most beautiful spots in Arunachal Pradesh. The absolutely clear water of the lake attracts huge number of wild ducks. It is a vast lake covering an area of about 4 sq. km. The surroundings of this lake are extremely rich in flora and fauna. The water of the lake is absolutely crystal clear and a boat ride walk around the lake fills one with divine pleasure. Trekking the small pathway leading to the lake through the virgin forest is a wonderful experience. Geologists have classified this Lake as Oliogotropic (Low Nutrient) Lake. Where no fish is available is called as Low Nutrient Lake. It is a vast lake covering an area of about 4 sq. km. The surroundings of this lake are extremely rich in flora and fauna. The water of the lake is absolutely crystal clear and a walk aroubd the lake fills one with divine pleasure. Trekking the small pathway leading to the lake through the virgin forest is a wonderful experience.

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