About Dirang

Dirang is one of the locations that help you enjoy, rediscover yourself and be inspired. Dirang is situated in West Kameng district, this small hill station welcomes with the snow-capped mountains, gushing streams and lush greenery.

How to Reach Dirang:

                Along Airport to Dirang – 655 KM

                Naharlagun to Dirang – 325 KM

                Vivek Vihar Tinali Bus Stop to Dirang – 312KM.

Address: Dirang, West Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh 790101.

Places To Visit In Dirang:

1. National Research Centre On Yak:

This National Research Centre is dedicated to the overall development of Yak Husbandry and upliftment. This centre is the collection of over 150 yaks of different varieties. This research centre is located in the West Kameng District of Arunachal Pradesh.

How to Reach National Research Centre On Yak: Dirang to the Centre – 1 KM.

Best Time To Visit: April to October.

2. Dirang Dzong:

Dirang Dzong which means Dirang Fort was built in the 17th century to protect Bomdila from neighbouring states. At the time of the Vietnam war, this fort is used as a jail and in world war period this fort is used as a shelter. The fort comprises of 4-storied fortified stone slabs that are supported by wooden logs.

Best Time To Visit: November and February.    

How To Reach Dirang Dzong: Reach by Cab.

3. Hot Water Spring

Hot Water Spring is a relaxing and refreshing experience visit. It can be spotted on the road to Tawang from Dirang. The water is rich in sulphur which makes it rich in medicinal properties, it cures of all diseases.   

How to Reach Hot Water Spring: Dirang to Hot Water Spring – 4 KM.

Best Time To Visit: November and February.

4. Sangti Valley:

Sangti Valley is the heavenly Hill Station. Surrounded by the ranges of Eastern Himalayas. This place is blessed with pleasant weather round the year with some light snowfall in the winter. The place is covered with fruits orchards like kiwi, apple, orange and apricot. It is also home to the black-necked cranes that come to the fields of this valley every winter.

How to Reach Sangti Valley: Dirang to Sangti Valley – 14 KM.               

Best Time To Visit: November to December

5. Kalachakra Gompa:

Kalachakra Gompa is 500 year old monastery in Arunachal Pradesh. The monastery is located in Kalachakra Village. Buddhist Monks and pilgrims visit this place.

Best Time To Visit: November and February.