Arunchal Pradesh – Tawang Darshan – Useful Contacts

To provide information about Tawang, we have started a series which would be helpful to plan your trip. Sufficient number of days, places to cover, hotels to stay, destinations, places, and landmarks we loved and difficulty you might encounter all will be covered in this series.

In this post, we will add contact details of various places, and people who will help you in your travel.
Tour Agents and Drivers (For Vehicle)

Name Phone No Email-Id Place Comment
Shabana Tours and Travels 9435692344 Guwahati They offered us the best price in compare to other vendors. Take vehicle from Guwahati only if you are 5-6 people else take it from Tezpur.
ASTC – Manager 94012637017 NA Tezpur He is a nice sales guy. Be aware of his tactics. He will tell you that he will provide XYLO, but that would never happen. He will give you illogical reasons in the morning.
ASTC – Deepak 9466022228 NA Tezpur Little harsh, but he can also be contacted in case you do not get any other vehicle.
Amrit Chetrri 9402292789 NA Tezpur Skip agent, hire his sumo directly. He might charge you 200-300 lesser than agents i.e. Above 2. Bargain after getting rates from above 2.
Darpan Sumo Service 9707491355 /  739940
NA Tezpur Bargain hard. These guys offered 3800/- per day then retreated back to 3100/- per day. We did not hire, as we had already committed to ASTC.


Name Phone No Email-Id Place Comment
Hotel Hornbill 3612735401/2/3/4/5 Guwahati 5 minutes’ walk from ASTC, Paltan Bazar
Hotel City Palace 88765-20120 Guwahati It can be viewed from ASTC, Paltan Bazar
Hotel Durba 3712-224276 Tezpur 5 minutes’ walk from ASTC.
Prasanthi Tourist Lodge Tezpur 5 minutes’ walk from ASTC.
Hotel Central Point 3712232359/9854000108 Tezpur Behind the bus stand and 5 minutes’ walk from ASTC.
Tourist Lodge 9436213495 NA Dhirang Best and economic stay
Hotel Tawang Inn 3794222172 NA Tawang Near to Nehru Market
Hotel Mount View 3794224304 NA Tawang Nehru Market
Hotel Budhdha 9436244079 / 940224 1531 NA Tawang Old Market, Pure veg restaurant
Hotel Siddhartha 9436635998/9862720463 NA Tawang Nehru Market
Tawang Regency 09435386328/8011050895 Tawang Old Market, Reservation done by Guwahati based tour agent.
Hotel Tawang View 3794223009/9862720450 NA Tawang Nehru Market, Nice place and monastery view.


Name Phone No Email-Id Place Comment
Dragon Restaurant 03794-224475 / 94 36227775 NA Old Market, Tawang Best food we had. It is economic and quantity is huge. Service is bit lacking.
Orange Restaurant & Bar 3794 224627/948
NA Old Market, Tawang Only place to hang out and have alcohol outside hotel room. Food is costly and not as per expectations.

 Miscellaneous & Other Important Contacts

Name Phone No Email-Id Place Comment
Himalayan Tours and Travels 3794223151/9436413614 NA Tawang Know the area quite a lot. If want to spend more time in Tawang and you want to explore more, contact them. They can help you and provide guided tour too.
Indian Army Shop 9402032781 NA Tawang If you have missed your winter wear, this shop can help you. He charges nominal prices for all the article.
Dorji, for Home Stay 9402955593/9402859651 NA Zemithang Dorji can arrange the homestay if you want to stay close to nature and witness local culture.
Taxi Stand 9402840148/9402868837 NA Dhirang

Nehru market and old market are adjacent markets. Tawang Market can be covered in within 10 minute on foot.
Indian Army Shop
Shops, in Tawang, charge exorbitant prices for any item you want to purchase. But you can buy winter wears, if you have forgotten, from this shop.
We purchased two pair of socks, one pair of gloves, one hat and pajama with in INR 400/- No shopkeeper is going to sell you these items within this range. This guy is really nice and helpful.
Here we end our description and informative series to give you information about Tawang.
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