Nuranang Waterfalls

Location: Cona, Shannan, Arunachal Pradesh 790105

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Nuranang Waterfalls

If you love nature and want to spend some time with your loved ones in nature this Waterfalls  is going to be heaven for you.

What are the Nuranang Waterfalls?

The Nuranang Waterfalls is one of the most magnificent waterfalls in Arunachal Pradesh .It is also known as the Bong Bong Falls. The height of this waterfall is 100 meter. It is also called Jang Falls as it is situated 2 km away from the Jang Town. There is a hydel plant below the Nuranang Waterfall which produces electricity for the locals.

What is the history of Nuranang Waterfalls?

This Waterfalls came to spotlight when a song ‘Tanhai Tanhai’ from a Bollywood movie ‘Koyla’ was shot in that spot in 1997.  According to the myth of the locals the Nuranang river and waterfall are named after the name of a monpa girl ‘Nura’ who helped a soldier Jaswant Singh Rawat in 1962 Sino-Indian war.

What is the view of this Waterfalls?

The view of this Waterfalls is amazing. It cannot be expressed in words without visiting this stunning waterfall. There is a small hydel plant located in the base. It produces electricity for the locals. River Nuranang originates from the northern slope of Sela pass and forms this waterfalls before it meets River Tawang. this waterfalls flows through many large and small and with the red and green leaves around the rocks makes a fascinating look. From the waterfall the snow capped mountain peaks, valleys and lake gives the visitors breathtaking views.

What is the origin of this Waterfalls?

The origin of the Waterfalls is from Sela pass. From origin it passes into the Nuranang river and changes into this mind blowing waterfall and falls into the Tawang river.

Why are people attracted to the Nuranang Waterfalls?

This Waterfalls is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Arunachal Pradesh. It is becoming one of the most popular tourist spots in that region. People can spend a pleasant time with their loved ones in that amazing place. It is a gem for nature lovers. The waterfall is a pure gift of nature. VIsitors can take videos and photographs of this incredible place. There is also an electricity producing station. VIsitors can visit there and experience how electricity is produced from hydel plants.

Nuranang Waterfalls
Nuranang Waterfalls

Is it safe to visit Nuranang Waterfalls?

Yes, it is safe to visit the Waterfalls. 

Naharlagun Police Station

Are there any food stalls near Nuranang Waterfalls?

Yes, there are food stalls near the Waterfalls.

Is it allowed to visit the Hydel power station of Nuranang Waterfalls???

Yes, it is allowed for the visitors to visit the Hydel power station of tihis Waterfalls.

How to reach Nuranang Waterfalls?

The Waterfalls is very close to Tawang Town .It is 40 km from the Tawang town and 2 km from the Jang Town. Visitors can hire a can to visit the Waterfalls . 

Q1: How many days will the Nuranang Waterfalls remain open?

Ans: It will remain open each day of a week.

Q2: What is the visiting time of this Waterfalls?

Ans: The visiting time of the Waterfalls is from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

Q3: What is the best time to visit the Waterfalls?

Ans: The best time to visit the Waterfalls is from November to April.

Q4: What are the entry fees of Waterfalls?

Ans: There is no entry fee in the Waterfalls. 

Q5: Is photography allowed in the Nuranang Waterfalls?

Ans: Yes, photography is allowed in the Waterfalls .

Q6: Can visitors shoot videos of this Waterfalls?

Ans: Yes, visitors can shoot videos of the Waterfalls.

Q7: What are the recommended visiting hours at the Waterfalls?

Ans: The recommended visiting hours at the Nuranang Waterfalls is 2 hours – 3 hours.

Nuranang Waterfalls
Nuranang Waterfalls

Near Restaurants:

There are also many restaurants near the Tawang War Memorial.

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How to Reach:

By Air: Unfortunately there is no airport in the region. There is an airport in  Tezpur, Tezpur Airport Rd.Visitors can take service from the Naharlagun HelipadThe Helicopter service conducts from Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport. As it has limited seats it is advised to pre book the helicopter ticket . It will take around 55 minutes to reach Tawang from the airport.

By railway: Rangapara North Junction is the nearest railway station of Tawang.

By Road: Tawang is connected to Guwahati and Tezpur cities. Buses are available for Tawang from Tezpur and other places in the cities.

We wish you all the very best for your Journey .
 Happy Travelling!!!

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