Dirang‘s nearest airport is Tezpur Airport situated at 90.2 KM distance.
Nearest railway station to Dirang is Asan.
Nearest towns are Bomdila (20.7 KM distance), and Tawang (43.8 KM distance).
Dirang (རྡི་རང་།) is a good stopover on the way North.
Dirang Dzong (Fort): 500-600 years old houses and a 9th century prison.
Kalachakra Gompa: the oldest monastery in Arunachal Pradesh, over 500 years old.
Himalayan Culture & Tradition Preservation Society:
a learning center, also for tourists including foreigners
Sangti Valley: 15 km from Dirang; totally worth a visit.
Accomodation in Dirang:
1/ Hotel Pemaling: 130-180 rupees/day
Offers local Monpa ethnic cuisine such as red rice and chura kamtang. (Monpa cuisine is different from Tibetan cuisine.)
2/ Hotel Samdup Khang: B&B
Thubsung Dhargyeling (LDL) Buddhist Monastery
Sessa Orchid Wildlife Sanctuary: established in 1989; has an area of 100 km2 (38.6 sq mi).