Tawang Monastery

Why?
  • It is Asia’s second largest.
  • Founded by Merak Lama Lodre Gyamtso in the year 1860-61 AD.
  • 10,000 ft above sea level.
  • The library of the monastery has valuable old scriptures, mainly Kanjur and Tanjur, numbering 850 bundles.
  • Very close to the Tibetan border.
Location
  • 24.3 Kms From Bigha
Timing
  • 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Entrance Fee
  • Free
Restaurants nearby
  • JTP Restaurant  (1.1 kms)
  • Gupta Hotel  (1.1 kms)
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