Assam Tourist Spots

Experience the Rare Beauty of Assamese Landscapes……

Feel the Adventure of the Wildlife in Assam

on January 2, 2013

Assam is blessed with rumpled beauty and picturesque majesty. Assam is also famous for its perfect wildlife sanctuaries. This place is a dwelling to several endangered and rare species of flora and fauna which includes the Hoolock Gibbon, Golden Langur, Pygmy Hog, White-Winged Woodduck, Hispid Hare, Clouded Leopard, Swamp Deer and many more.

Assam also has the highest density of tigers in the world and it is a house for the most number of one-horned rhinos. As Assam is exactly considered as a travelers paradise, this mystifying land of eternal Blue Mountains and lush green forests has lot to offer to a tourist. A trip to Assam tourist spots can be rightly considered incomplete without a visit to its national parks and wildlife sanctuaries.

Manas National Park:

Assam tourist spots  - Manas-National-Park-tiger-resereve
Manas National Park is nestled at the foothills of the grand Himalayas. Manas National Park is one of the most seraphic wildlife environment in India. This park has derived its name from the River Manas, is taken from the serpent goddess Manass. Manas National Park is the only dwelling to many exotic animals, like the rare and endangered Assam Roofed Turtle, Golden Langur, Hispid Hare and Pygmy Hog.

Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary:

Assam tourist spots  - Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary
Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary was established in the year 1997. Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary has been playing a chief role in the research and protection of the primate community of the animal kingdom. This sanctuary is located at an estimated distance of 19 km from the city of Jorhat and it covers a total area of about 20.98 sq km.

Kaziranga National Park:

Assam tourist spots  - Kaziranga National Park
Kaziranga National Park is located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra, in the northeast state of Assam. It covers a total area of about 430 sq km. It is one of the most famous Assam tourist spots. The history of the park can be sketched back to the period when Mary Victoria Leiter Curzon, the wife of Viceroy of India Lord Curzon, visited the place, in the year 1904. This park is considered to be the one of the most important Assam tourist spots .

Nameri National Park :

Assam tourist spots  - Nameri-National-Park
Nameri National Park is round 35 km from the city of Tezpur, which is at the foothills of the eastern Himalayas. It is located in one of the most beautiful park of Assam – Nameri National Park. Covering up with a total area of about 200 sq km, it is considered to be one of the richest as well as the most endangered reservoirs of the plant and the animal kingdom.

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