Tours Manas And Kaziranga Wildlife
Manas And Kaziranga Wildlife, 176 kms (109 miles) from Guwahati, is a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site and a Project Tiger Reserve. It is one of the nine Tiger Reserves for conservation of wildlife in India. It is situated on the bank of river Manas, which has peculiar faunal features and is known for its rare and endangered wildlife such as Assam Roofed Turtle, Hispid Hare, Golden Langur and Pygmy Hog and Wild Water Buffalo. The sanctuary has recorded 55 species of mammals, 380 species of birds, 50 species of reptiles and three species of amphibians out of which 21 mammals are India’s Schedule I mammals and 31 of them are threatened.
Manas And Kaziranga Wildlife, about 217 kms (135 miles) from Guwahati and 97 kms (60 miles) from
Jorhat, the nearest airport, is located on the banks Brahmputra River in the heart of the state of
Assam. It is inhabited by world’s largest population of one-horned Rhinoceroses and many
mammals including Tigers, Elephants, Panthers and Bears besides thousands of birds.
Kaziranga gives visitors a chance to see the fauna at fairly close quarters. Spread over an area of
430 sq kms (166 sq miles) the park is bound by the Mikir Hills on the south and Brahmputra River
on the north. The park also has Elephants, Swamp or Wild Buffalo, Swamp Deer, Hog Deer,
Barking Deer, Sambar, Hoolock Gibbon, Pythons, Civet Cat, Wild Board and Tigers, rich variety
of fresh Water Fowls, over 450 species of woodland and grassland birds of which 18 species are
globally threatened. It has been identified by Birdlife International as an important Bird Area with
variety of migratory birds, water birds, predators, scavengers and game birds.
Getting around: Personal and rental autos, taxis, buses, tour vehicles, inland waterways, jeeps,
mini buses and elephants.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is from October to April, mid season May and low season
is June to September.
Weather: Climatologically Information Guwahati, India, source India Meteorological Department.
Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the same city,
town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions. Visit relevant
source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
- Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 50-year period 1951-2000.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
Tour sites and attractions: Manas National Park and Tiger Reserve, Kaziranga National Park,
Guwahati temples and more.
Tour packages: Air, hotel, auto rental, tour packages by air, road, transfers from airport to hotel
and back, local sightseeing and other combinations.
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