Also referred to as the gateway to Arunachal Pradesh, Pasighat is the oldest town in the state. The town was established by the British in 1911 and at present, it serves as the headquarters of the East Siang district. Positioned at an elevation of 153 meters above the sea level, Pasighat is sited on the banks of the River Siang. As tourism is the main source of income in Pasighat, so, Pasighat holiday packages are very much in demand. For a relaxing vacation, it is an ideal gateway.