Bhalukpung is a small town located along the southern reaches of the Himalayas in the West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh in India. It lies along the Kameng river and is the headquarters of the Bhalukpung circle. A road leads to Bomdila via the Tipi Orchidarium, and the inner line check post is located at Bhalukpung.
Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary
Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary is a treat to your eyes. The sanctuary is home to various wild animals including tiger, jungle cat, Himalayan black bear, elephant, leopard, barking deer, flying squirrel, and many more.
Kaziranga National Park
Kaziranga National Park is a world heritage site. It is unique as it was home to one-horned rhinoceros, which were among the last creatures belonging to the prehistoric period.
Bhalukpong Fort was constructed around the 10th century and though now in ruins, it stands for the culture and ancient glory of the place. It was built by king Bhaluka on the banks of the Bharali River.
Tipi Orchidarium has over 50000 varieties of orchids. With more than 1000 orchids, the Orchid Glass House located at the center of the Orchidarium is a feast to your eyes.
Bomdila is a wonderful tourist destination, which is situated to Bhalukpong’s north. Spectacular landscapes, stunning orchids, and monasteries are some of the leading attractions in Bomdila.
Best Time To Visit
The weather in Bhalukpong is alpine and pleasant. Summers from April to June are mild, while winters are cool from November to February. It experiences southwestern monsoon rains from July to September. The best time to visit Bhalukpong is between the months of October and May.