Places to visit in Yupia

Yupia at a glance:

Coordinates:27.1465° N, 93.7194° E

State: Arunachal Pradesh
Yupia is the headquarters of Papum Pare district in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in India. Yupia is about 20 km from Itanagar, the state capital.

How to reach Yupia:

By rail :

The nearest railway station to Yupia is Harmuti railway station which is 57 km away. Naharlagun railway station is another railway station which is near to Yupia.
By flight :
The nearest airport is Lilabari airport, which is 87 km from Yupia.You can get flights from various metropolitan cities to reach here. From Lilabari you can either take a bus or hire a car to reach Yupia.

By road :

There are buses which are quite regular and connect many local towns to Yupia. Also, there are buses which run from neighbouring states like Assam, Meghalaya, etc. to Yupia. Cars are easily available from Itanagar, Lilabari, Jorhat, Ziro, Along, etc.

Places to visit in Yupia

Itanagar Wildlife Sanctuary

Source : https://www.itanagaronline.in

A major tourist attraction, the sanctuary is a huge reserve with an absolutely delightful display of trees, foliage and wildlife. Unique species such as macaque, capped langur, slow toris and a lot more can be seen here.

Gompa Buddhist TempleGompa Buddhist TempleSource: holidify.com

This is the most major tourist spot of Itanagar as well as Arunachal Pradesh. The USP of the temple is its striking yellow roof because of which this structure can be identified from afar. The roof is contrasted by the green carpets that surround the shrine. The most important feature for the tourists as well as the followers of the sculpture of Lord Buddha.

What to eat in Yupia:

Cuisine of Arunachal Pradesh. Apong or rice beer made from fermented rice or millet is a popular beverage in Arunachal Pradesh, as an alcoholic drink. There are different varieties of rice beer with different flavours. The staple food is rice along with fish, meat and many green vegetables



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