Along, the headquarter of west Siang, is an arresting valley endowed with natural beauty. It is a small town with beautiful villages and mountains all around with two rivers flowing through it - the Sipu and Siyom and is stunning as far the scenic splendor of this place is concerned.

The ideal surroundings of Along make it a famous picnic and also offers opportunities to indulge in interesting adventurous sports like river rafting, angling, trekking and hiking.


Air: Lilabari in Assam is the nearest airport. From here, catch a bus or taxi to reach Along.

Rail: Nearest railway station Silapathar by Arunachal Express from New Bongaigoan. Nearest railway station is situated at Silapathar. Travellers can easily reach by bus or car from Likabali and Pasighat.

Road: Buses and taxis are also available from North Lakhimpur or Itanagar. By bus and car from Likabali and Pasighat. Some road distance to some important places are, Along to:

Pasighat-105, Likabali-147, Daporijo-178, Naharlagun-331, Itanagar-321

West Siang
STD Code
Summer 20-25°C, Winter 2-15°C
Best time to visit
Throughout the year