- Trip Outline
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Embark on this beautiful Assamese wildlife journey where you can witness the amazing diversity of wildlife present. More than 600 species of birds and many varieties of mammals such as tigers, elephants, rhinos, water buffalos, deers live in these forests.
Start your journey against the backdrop of the Eastern Himalayas where lies a grass and jungle habitat of unparalleled beauty. The Manas forest extends on both sides of the river and presents one of earth’s most timeless vistas. A herd of elephants may silently make an appearance on the distant opposite bank, lending a touch of the ethereal to an earthly paradise. Little wonder why Manas was chosen by UNESCO to be a World Heritage site in 1988. It also earned the status of Biosphere Reserve in 1989.
Arrival in Guwahati - Manas NPWelcome at Guwahati airport and drive to Manas National Park a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a tiger reserve. Evening you are free for leisure. Night in hotel/lodge/resort.
Manas NPFull day Jeep Safari. Head to the India-Bhutan border where you can Picnic by the riverside. After having lunch, continue the exploration through the National Park. Evening come back to the hotel. Night in hotel/lodge/resort. Option: Rafting
Manas NP - Nameri NPThis morning after breakfast transfer to Nameri National Park. Check in at your hotel. Nature walk to the river and back. Evening at leisure. Night in hotel/lodge/resort.
Nameri NPToday, go for some exciting activities: enjoy white river rafting, against the divine backdrop of lush forests and snow-capped mountains or try your hand at casting for the elusive and endangered golden mahseer fish, a denizen of the waters. This is part of an ecological campaign to save the mahseer - so part of the river is protected and the fish are caught and then released in a bid to stabilise their dwindling numbers. Night in hotel/lodge/camp. (For birdwatcher, possibility to extend to Eaglenest Wildlife Sanctuary for 3d/2n)
Nameri NP - Kaziranga NPEarly morning you can have a walk inside the park. Later after breakfast we gear up for a river rafting (if available) down the sparkling river Jia Bhoroli which forms a boundary to the park. Drive to Kaziranga National Park. Night in hotel/lodge/camp.
Kaziranga NPIn this delightful day, you will embark on thrilling jeep safaris which will go deep inside the wilderness of the national park, through grasslands and teeming forests. There are four forest belts in Kaziranga, namely Agoratoli (eastern range) which is primarily dense forest, Kohora (central range) grasslands and home to majority of the rhinos, Bagori (western range) has mixed grasslands and forest and the offbeat Burapahar range which has a hilly forested terrain. Apart from the jeep safaris in the forest ranges and wildlife corridors, visitors can also enjoy a river safari at the confluence of Dhansiri and Brahmaputra rivers to spot the river dolphins, aquatic species, migratory wetland birds and also perhaps the tiger! Night in resort.
Kaziranga NP - JorhatEarly morning, go for another elephant safari (in option) to the central range of the park. After breakfast drive to Jorhat. Afternoon visit the villages nearby and Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary. Night in hotel.
Jorhat - MajuliAfter breakfast, drive to Neematighat and take a boat cruise to Majuli (1 or 2 hrs upstream boat cruise - the time depends upon the water level of the river) - one of the largest inhabited river island in the world and famous for the Vaishnavite Satras or monasteries and its culture. Enroute there is a possibility of sighting flocks of migratory water birds and the Gangetic River Dolphin. Visit the monasteries and interface with tribes on the island. Night in bamboo hut.
MajuliFull day exploration of Majuli Island, a bird watchers’ paradise; it is home to nearly one hundred species of birds, including many rare and endangered species, such as the greater adjutant stork, pelican and the whistling teal. Night in traditional bamboo hut.
Majuli - Jorhat - TinsukiaMorning take a ferry ride across Brahmaputra river to arrive at Nimatighat and drive down to Tinsukia. Night in hotel.
Dibru Saikhowa NPEarly morning transfer to Dibru Saikhowa National Park (17 Km/30 min) for a full day exploration and birwatching inside the park. During the river crossing of the Brahmaputra by boat, we may see river ducks and birds. The Park has sandy, grassy banks where bird watching is normally done. Return to Tinsukia. Night in hotel.
Tinsukia - DebanLeave for Deban where Namdapha National Park starts. At the border, clear the formalities to enter Arunachal Pradesh. Night in Forest House or camp.
Namdapha NPFull day at Namdapha National Park. One can overlook Noa Dihing River from the Deban Bungalow, go for jungle trek or visit nearby villages of the Lama and Chama tribes who live simple and healthy lives. Night in Bungalow/Lodge.
Deban - DibrugarhDrive to Dibrugarh. Visit of tea garden. Night in hotel.
Departure from DibrugarhTransfer to the airport. End of our services.
- 5 National Parks in 2 weeks
- Beautiful Majuli Island
- An incredible biodiversity