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Arunachal Pradesh Map

Arunachal Pradesh  Map
Description :  Arunachal Pradesh Map showing major roads, railways, rivers, state highway, national highways, seaports, district boundaries etc. Disclaimer
Located in region of Eastern Himalaya, Arunachal Pradesh is one of the north-east states of India. It shares its international boundary with People’s Republic of China in the north, Myanmar (Burma) in the east, and Bhutan in the west. Further, it shares its state boundary with Nagaland and Assam in the south.

Further, the northern international boundary of Arunachal Pradesh is known as the McMahon Line; it is a border delineated in the Simla Agreement which was signed by the United Kingdom and Tibetan in 1914 and not by China. Therefore, it is a point of conflict because People's Republic of China (PRC) claims the northern portion of Arunachal Pradesh as part of the former provinces of Tibet Area and refers it as South Tibet.

Arunachal Pradesh is largely mountainous region; therefore, its climate is also varying from tundra, temperate to sub-tropical. Accordingly, its vegetation is also varies from Himalayan broadleaf forests, subalpine conifer forests to alpine shrub and at the high mountain, ice is found.


Arunachal Pradesh State Information

Arunachal literary means land of the dawn-lit mountains also called as the "land of rising sun"
Area 83,743 sq km
Capital Itanagar
Population 10,97,968
Languages English
BoundariesBhutan, Tibet, China and Myanmar to the west, north-east, north and east and the state boundaries with Assam and Nagaland.
State Easternmost state of the country
Largest stateamong the seven sister states in Northeast India in terms of area.
Famous forZiro valley in Arunachal
Capital CityItanagar
Places to Visit: Parshuramkund in the Lohit district,Bomdila, Tawang Monastery in Kameng district, Mandapa Wild Life Sanctuary, Ita Fort at Itanagar.
Major Festivals:Losar, Dree, Solung and Reh are the major festivals
State Animal Gaur (Bos frontalis)
State Bird Hornbill (Buceros bicornis)
State Flower Foxtail orchid (Rhynchostylis retusa)

Arunachal Pradesh Districts Map