Kaziranga National Park covers area of 430 sq. kms of grass
land and impenetrable vegetation comprising thorny rattan
green elephant grass and tall semi-deciduous forest. The park
with the mighty Brahmaputra river flowing to its north is
approachable either from Guwahati or Jarhat in Assam.
The tour visits the last of the one horn rhino conservation
national park set amidst the Assam Himalayas in Eastern India
with well preserved wildlife.
[These Eco Tour Programs are best
run with minimum 6 travelers to a group & more]
Kaziranga National Park
covers an area of 430 sq. kms. Of grassland and impenetrable
vegetation comprising thorny rattan, crane, elephant grass and
tall semi-deciduous forest. The park with the mighty
Brahamaputra River flowing to its north is approachable either
from Guwahati or Jorhat in Assam.
Kaziranga today possesses over 100 one horned Rhinoceros - the
biggest concentration in the world. Although the biggest
attraction appears to be the rhinoceros Unicarnis, the
National park is also the natural habitat of other mammals
birds and ducks in addition to varieties of botanical species
including some of the ethereal wild Orchids, found only in the
North east region of India.
One can see easily the swamp deer barking deer, sambar, wild
boar, wild buffalo and wild elephant. With luck one may spot
the Tiger. one of the four apes in the world the white browed
Gibbon found only in Assam has been seen by many visitors
here. To those interest in birds and ducks, Kaziranga offers
over 200 species including the horn bill, the pelican, the
adjutant stork, black necked stroke and ducks like spotbil,
whistling teal, cotton teal, read headed pchard and Mallarid.
Kaziranga Jungle camp is equipped with tents to accommodation
16 Tented camp is basic but clean, safe and comfortable
accommodation are in twin bedded, African style safari tents
with separate showers and toilets.
Camp provides simple tasty meals ranging from local
traditional to basic western cuisine. Activities at the camp
includes wildlife viewing on elephant back; by jeep land
rovers and by canoes, jungle treks, bird watching excursion,
visit to local village and market, visit to nearby tea garden;
tribal dance; camp fire.
The best way to reach Kaziranga Jungle camp is from Guwahati
which is connected with schedule Indian Airlines flights from
both Delhi and Calcutta.
The camp site is 225 kms East of Guwahati, the drive is
approx. five and half hours by car. Another way to reach
Kaziranga National park is from Jorhat which is connected by
Indian Airlines flight only with Calcutta. Jorhat airport is
100 kms east of Kaziranga.
The season at Kaziranga National Park is from October to late
What to Wear: Suggested
colors brown, Olive green as these colors blend perfectly with
the environment and are least disturbing to animals.