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Manas is categorised as Wildlife / Bird Watching

Capped Langur

Reasons to Visit
  • Manas National Park is situated to the west of Guwahati spread over an area of 2837 square kilometres
  • Three unique residents of Manas are the rare Pygmy Hog, the Hispid Hare and the Golden Langur, and the park is a haven for no less than 20 highly endangered species.
  • The diverse animal population of Manas includes Tigers, Elephants, Indian one-horned Rhinoceros, Golden Cat, Fishing Cat, Wild Buffaloes, Leopards, Clouded Leopards, Civet Cat, Wild Dog, Indian Fox, Gaur and Himalayan Black Bear.
  • Manas is home to many bird species, both resident and migratory.
  • Prominent birds include Bengal Florican, Giant Hornbill, Jungle Fowls, Bulbul, Brahminy Duck, Khaleej Pheasant, Egret, Pelican, Fishing Eagle, Serpent Eagle, Falcon, Scarlet Minivet, Bee-eater, Kingfisher, Magpie Robin, Pied Hornbill, Gray Hornbill, Merganser, Harrier, Osprey, Heron, Buzzard, Lapwing, Plover, Sandpiper, Snipe, River Tern, Woodpecker, Warbler, Chat, Thrush, Tit, etc.
Know It
  • Jeep Safari Timing: Morning at 08:30 am to 11.00 am and afternoon: 02.30 pm to 05.00 pm
  • Elephant Safari Timing: Morning 05.15 am and 06.15 am. The Elephant safari starts from very early morning and continues for 1-1&1/2 hours.
  • Permits: The park safaris should be booked in advance and photo ID proof {passport copy (overseas and Indian Nationals), voters ID, Pan Card, driving license} is required to book the safaris. Different charges apply for Indian national and Foreign nationals.
  • Wildlife and Bird watching Destinations in East and North East India"Manas is a less visited wildlife and bird watching destination in Assam. Three unique residents of Manas are the rare Pygmy Hog, the Hispid Hare and the Golden Langur. Tigers, Elephants, Indian one-horned Rhinoceros, Golden Cat, Fishing Cat, Wild Buffaloes, Leopards, Clouded Leopards, Civet Cat, Wild Dog, Indian Fox, Gaur and Himalayan Black Bear are found in Manas. Manas is also home to many resident and migratory birds."
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Guwahati (176 kms), Tezpur (250 kms), Shillong (270 kms)
  • Nearest Railway Station - Guwahati (176 kms), Siliguri (323 kms), Darjeeling (385 kms)
  • Manas is an Ex-Guwahati / Ex-Siliguri Getaway

Manas has 2 Hotels approved and listed with Nivalink

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Jungle Lodge2

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  • Best of Assam Wildlife and Bird watching (8 Nights)

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Point to Point Transport

ServicesRates Starting From
Guwahati Pickup and Drop to ManasRs. 3521

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Destination Ideas

  • Assam Bengal Brahmaputra Riverine Cruises
  • Bird Watching at Manas
  • Wildlife Experience at Manas

Stay Ideas

  • Bansbari Lodge Experience

Festivals linked to Manas (Assam)

  • Bihu

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  • NameDescriptionCategorySub-CategoryDistance(Kms)
    Manas National Park is situated 176 kms from Guwahati. Manas is less mainstream in terms of National parks and is home to many rare species of Animals such as Pygmy Hog, the Hispid Hare and the Golden Langur and has wide range of bird population in Winter.
    Bird Watching, Jeep Safaris, Elephant Safari

Destinations within reach from Manas

  • Guwahati ( 176 Km )

    Guwahati on the Brahmaputra River is the largest city in the North-East Region of India. It is a more

  • Tezpur ( 250 Km )

    Tezpur is just 180 km from Guwahati, the commercial capital of Assam. Tezpur is base point to more

  • Jorhat ( 397 Km )

    Jorhat is base town for many a plantations around the area and from where Gibbon Sanctuary and more

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Nearest Airport in Manas
  • Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport ( GAU ) , Guwahati-176 Kms
Nearest Railway Stations in Manas
  • Guwahati ( GHY ), Guwahati-176 Kms
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