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Things To Do In Roing
Roing, a beautiful little district in the North-Eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, is a legit tourist attraction that has been untouched and unharmed by hounding tourists. Now that we know this is a place of peace, all of us want to know the fun activities near Roing so that we can plan our trip to make the most of it. There are a number of exciting activities you can enjoy in and around Roing. This place will not disappoint anyone. In addition to visiting the amazing historical sites, you can also enjoy things like Fishing & Angling, Trekking, and boating. Read on to find out more about the things to do in Roing.
Roing is one of the most popular destinations in the state of Arunachal Pradesh. Like any other place in Arunachal Pradesh, it is a paradise for nature lovers. It is blessed with nature's beautiful sites like the snow clad mountains, lush green hills, rivers, sparkling rivulets, deep gorges, and gorgeous waterfalls. Trek up a bit on the mountains and you will get a wonderful view of Roing which will stay in your memory forever. You will be totally mesmerized by the view. One more place to trek is around Mehao Lake. Mehao Lake is at a distance of 14 km from Roing. It is in the Mehao wildlife sanctuary. You could go trekking in this forest area which has not seen too many footprints of humankind. This is something you should explore because the forest is covered with beautiful flowers and plants which will totally mesmerize you. You can also take a boat ride in the beautiful Mehao Lake.
Fishing and Angling
Iphi Pani Ghats, located at a distance of 10 km from Roing, is very famous for fishing and angling. This ghat also gives you a breath-taking view of the river Dibang and the adjoining valley. It is also a very good place for a family picnic. You can spend the whole day in the lap of nature and enjoy some fishing and angling, or sit by the water to enjoy leisure time with your family. In either case, you should carry the gear required for fishing and angling or a basket of picnic food respectively.
To experience the cultural life of the local tribe and to enjoy the never-ending fun, folk music, and dances; and to taste the local cuisine of the tribes you visit the place during festivals in Roing. Many festivals are celebrated in this region throughout the year:
Solung (1st to 3rd Sep) is a harvest festival of Adi tribe.
Aran (7th March) is a hunting festival where male members of the tribe go on a hunting spree.
Reh (1st and 2nd February) is a community Festival of the Idu Mishmis.
Keh me ha (24th Sep) is the harvesting festival of the Idu Mishmis.
Holiday in Roing is incomplete if you don’t go sightseeing and visit the places like the Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary, Mayudia, Nehru van Udayan, Hunli, Bhashmaknagar Fort, Mehao Lake and Salley Lake. These places offer you the quietude that bigger towns and cities fail to provide on a travel platter, along with views of nature as well as history. You could use this time to indulge in some reading, listening to local music and also take out time to discover nature in its truest form.
If you are an avid photographer and want to improvise your nature photography skills then Roing gives you a wide range of stills to capture. It also has some of the finest bird and flower species that will leave you in awe. Whether it is the Mehao Lake or the Mayudai, you will find yourself wondering how and what to capture and what to leave aside. Visit this place and get your cameras along. This will be a memorable one, for sure.