Bumla- situated at 16000 feet, Bumla is a trip where one needs 4 wheel drive, roads are few and far BeTWEEN AND takes 3 – 4 HOURS for THE 40 KM RIDE.
It is where India and chinas border meet and is believed to be the path that was used by the Dalai Lama to move to India.
|On way to Bumla|
The path to Bumla crosses many a frozen lake, it is so lovely a sight, initially one is left wonder stuck, and soon takes it for granted, it makes one look and look and breath deep and continue on.
|AT Bumla, 16000 feet|
|A peak at Bumla region|
|The original trade route in China.|
Shogansta lake located at 7 km from Bumla pass, takes almost 120 minutes that’s to the roads gives one enough time to admire the surroundings as one travels to the lake.
The lake was formed in 1971 , an aftereffect of a earthquake
|The lake surrounded by mountains|
|Yak on Grassland|
Soon it was time to return the 37 km back to Tawang, as the sun sank behind the mountains, another day goes by.