India | Arunachal Pradesh



Yingkiong, also called Ningguing, is the administrative headquarters of Upper Siang District. It lies 556 km north-east of Itanagar - the state capital and 180 km north of Along.

Yingkiong sits on the banks of Siang River, and hence is a favored angling spot. It also serves as suitable base of trekking enthusiasts venturing to the upper reaches of Arunachal Pradesh. Mouling National Park is about 30 km south-east of Yingkiong.

Tuting has an airfield. Dibrugarh Airport and Liliabari Airport are the nearest airports. Closest Railway Station is Murkeongselek Railway Station in Dhemaji District of Assam.

Updated on 11th July, 2005
District: Upper Siang


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