Places of Interest

Places of  interest of primate sightings

  1. Hollongapar Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary (Western hoolock gibbon, capped langur, Assamese macaque, rhesus macaque, pig-tailed macaque, Stump-tailed macaque, Slow loris)

  2. Chakrashila Wildlife Sanctuary (golden langur, Rhesus macaque, Slow loris) 

  3. Borajan-Padumani-Bherjan WLS( Western hoolock gibbon, capped langur, Assamese macaque, rhesus macaque, pig-tailed macaque,  Slow loris)

  4. Dehing patkai WLS. ( Western hoolock gibbon, capped langur, Assamese macaque, rhesus macaque, pig-tailed macaque, Stump-tailed macaque, Slow loris).

 

 

Places of  interest of other wildlife sightings

  1. Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary (Greater one-horned rhino)

  2. Kaziranga National Park (Greater one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, Asian elephant, wild buffalo, swamp deer, hog deer, wild pig)

  3. Dibru-Saikhowa National Park (feral horse, Asian elephant, Gangetic dolphin, wild buffalo, White-wing duck)

  4. Orang National Park (Greater one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger)

  5. Nameri National Park (feral horse, Asian elephant, Gangetic dolphin, wild buffalo, White-wing duck

  6. Manas National Park (Greater one-horned rhino, royal Bengal tiger, Asian elephant, wild buffalo)

Post Symposium Tour

The tour will start from Guwahati at 6AM on 11th  Feb and end on 14th February. The tour will include the following places: 

1. Kaziranga National Park:

 

Land of big Five- Greater one-horned rhino, Tiger, Elephant, Wild Buffalos and Swamp deer.

 

Mammals:Kaziranga National Park is the abode to more than 70% of One Horned Rhinoceros in the world. Highest density of tigers’ prey including the large prey biomass of tiger found in the country. Harbours more than 60% of India’s wild buffalo population along with the only population of the Eastern Swamp deer and seven species of turtles and tortoises. The other important wildlife found are - Leopard, Fishing Cat, other Lesser cats, Large Indian Civet, Small Indian Civet, Sambar, Barking deer, Hog deer, Gaur, Hog Badger, Rhesus Macaque, Sloth Bear, Gangetic Dolphin and Otter etc.

Birds: Home to 25 Globally Threatened and 21 Near Threatened species of birds. So far 480 bird species have been identified and recorded in the Park. The Baza, Bengal Florican, Hornbills, Osprey etc. are the endangered species. Presence of Pelicans and various waterfowls both resident and migratory etc.

2. Hollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary: 

 

Land of seven species of Primates: Hoolock gibbon, Capped langur, Pigtailed macaque, Stump tailed macaque, Assamese macaque, Rhesus macaque and  Slow loris. Other key fauna: Asiatic elephant, Common leopard, Leopard cat, Jungle cat, Common palm civet, Barking deer, Malyan giant squirrel, Chinese pangolin, Himalayan large clawed shrew, Besides 219 species of Birds:- White wood duck, Lesser pied hornbill, etc; 200= species of butterfly, many reptiles, amphibians etc.

3. Brahmaputra river/Majuli (optional)

Package Cost: US$ 500

 

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