Orchid Research Centre, Tipi

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    Location: 2JP4+4VR, Cona, Tippi Village, Arunachal Pradesh 790114

    Estimated Visiting Time: 2-3 hours.

    Phone number not available

    The center is located at Tippi in the West Kameng District of Arunachal Pradesh, about 65 km from Tezpur (Assam) towards Bomdila (the  West Kameng District Headquarters). It lies on the west bank of the Kameng River, surrounded by high hills covered with semi-evergreen tropical jungle vegetation. It covers an area of ​​10 hectares of flat land with office buildings, orchids, a tissue culture laboratory, a museum, a herbarium, and a garden. 

     One of the center’s main attractions is the orchid greenhouse. This consists of a fiberglass roof, an exhibition gallery around it, and a central pond with a fountain. It was created by Shri B.K. Nehru on 26.12.1972. The house houses around 1,000 exotic orchids displayed in pots, hanging baskets, etc. The curious and attractive flowers of species and hybrids in the Paphiopedilum, Dendrobium, Cattleya, and Vanda groups are a feast for the eyes of visitors.


    The attraction of Orchid Research Centre, Tipi

    Arunachal Pradesh is known for its rich natural wildlife and Orchid Research Centre, Tipi is a must-visit attraction. This Orchid Research Centre is located in the West Kameng District of Arunachal Pradesh and is a beautiful must-visit place. It is dotted with more than 200 orchids. You can feel the scenic beauty of the dramatic landscape and it is also a biodiversity hotspot, Besides this place is very peaceful.  This park spreads around 100 sq. km between Bomdila and Bhalukpong, it is filled with lush greenery with colourful orchids. It is the perfect place for nature lovers for its spellbinding sight and attractive sanctuary.


    Actually, there is no history behind this place. It is a very amazing place for all the nature lovers. Here you can see different types of orchids. You can also enjoy a family vacation here.

    Inside/Outside Views

    The whole view of this place is amazing.  This place is very neat and clean. A lot of people come to visit this place every year. Here you can enjoy Peace as well as nature. Inside this Research Centre there are many varieties of orchids is  different colors and sizes as well. This reserve has over 200 cultivated orchids of 80 different species leaving all tourists amazed besides, This Research Centre has  many species of Orchids that are rare, endangered, and ornamental.

    Beautiful picture of Orchid Research Centre, Tipi

    The  Research Centre also houses red panda, pheasants and serow  And it is inhabited by three tribes of Arunachal Pradesh like Akas, Mijis and Sherdukpans. Arunachal Pradesh is a gem for those who are interested in floriculture and hence a perfect destination to spend your holiday in the natural surroundings, so Don’t miss the chance to visit it.

    Opening Hours

    Opens from 8 am to 5 pm.

    Entry & Others Fees

    50 Inr per person.

    How to Reach

    This place is well connected via roadways, so you can easily get here by bus services from Tezpur and Bhalukpong. However, the connection of transport to reach Arunachal Pradesh is mentioned below.

    By Air: The closest airport is in Tezpur which is connected by Indian Airlines from places like Guwahati and Kolkata. Now you can go here by air.

    By Rail: The nearest railway station is located at Bhalukpong.

    By Road: Research Centre can be reached from Bhalukpong and Tezpur and it is well connected by bus and taxi services. It is the easiest way ever.

    Tips for Travellers

    Take a small bag Where you can carry all your important things of yours.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes, it’s safe to visit.

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, it is allowed.

    Que-03: What is the best time to visit this place?

    Ans: Orchid Research Centre is best visited during the months between October and April.

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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