Ziro Festival of music is one of the grandest outdoor music festivals in India. this festival hosted by the Apatani tribe of Ziro Valley, Arunachal Pradesh. Acres and acres of paddy fields mature during Ziro Festival of Music and turns into huge beautiful farmlands of Orange color. Apart from paddy fields, the valley is surrounded with bamboo plantations, kiwi plantations and thousands of tall Pine trees which adds to the beauty of the valley.
artists from all over the country come to perform at Ziro Festival of Music. This festival is much more than Music. The scenic drive to Ziro, the serenity of the valley, weather, Hospitality of Apatanis, Local Food and Local Wine produces, Campsites, after party jamming sessions, etc add so much more to the experience. This is what truly makes this festival different from the rest of the music festivals in the country.
What is included in the tour
- Train tickets(sleeper) for both ways(Ex. Guwahati)
- Transportation from Naharlagun to Ziro
- Stay in Camp for 4 nights
- Meals ( 5 breakfast & 5 dinners)
- Sleeping Bags, Sleeping Mats, Pillow, Tent Lights
- Electricity source with charging points
- Inner Line Permits
- Clean and hygienic toilets and bathrooms
- Luggage Room
- 24-hour water supply
- Guided Village Walk
- Campsite jam sessions with local musicians.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Flight fares to and from Guwahati
- Personal expenses such as snacks, and beverages
- Meals that have not been mentioned above
- Any costs arising due to flight cancellations or weather or delays
- Any other costs that are beyond our control
- Anything not mentioned in “Includes” above
- Best Independent Music bands of India
- Apatani tribe
- Paddy Fields
- Beautiful valleys
- Guided village walk & house visit
- Adventure activities
DAY 1 : REACH GUWAHATI, DRIVE TO ZIRO
Reach Guwahati by afternoon to make sure you have ample time to relax before boarding. The train from Guwahati for Naharlagun (the nearest station to Ziro) will leave at 9:20 pm. All the festival goers will assemble at the station by 8 pm.
DAY 2 : WELCOME TO CAMP
Upon reaching Naharlagun, we head for a 3-4 hour bumpy ride to the awaited town of Ziro. camping team waits to host you for a greater experience. Get some rest in the prearranged tent, freshen up and enjoy the god-chosen panoramic view. Head out for the festival.
DAY 3 : SIT BACK, RELAX AND ENJOY THE MUSIC
This retreat is the perfect escape from the Urban Jungle, where you just relax, enjoy, listen to some music and try the local cuisine along with some rice beer. The evening Jamming session continues in our Campsite by some local singers accompanying us throughout our journey. Lie down and take in the pleasure of stargazing. The night is young.
DAY 4 : MEET THE LOCALS
Adventuregiri’s guide takes you on a walk through the Apatani way of life. A cup of tea along with some snacks in addition while you sit and chitchat inside a traditional Apatani house.
Head to the festival ground, enjoy the performances and come back whenever you feel like your campsite, where our Jamming awaits you for some thrilling performances by the local singers.
DAY 5 : EAT, SLEEP, MUSIC, REPEAT
Try out different activities organized by the team (football game, trek to the woods, music activities). The Camp will be full of throttle experiences. Head to the festival at 1 pm and party into the night. Camp team will wait for you to come back and a Gala for the final night and never forgetting experiences.
DAY 6 : RETURN TO GUWAHATI
Freshen up in the morning, get some snaps with all the awesome people you’ve met and bid your new friends goodbye. Drive towards the station after breakfast and board your overnight train for Guwahati.