Lost In The Wild

  • 19 Nights/ 20 Days

Tour Itinerary

1

On arrival, you will meet SSTT  representative and begin your road journey to Manas National Park, a UNESCO Natural World Heritage Site. On arrival, check into your jungle lodge. In the evening, visit the Tea garden where you can enjoy a leisure walk. Night stay in the lodge.

Night stay: Manas National Park

2

Day 2 of the tour is booked for a full day wildlife safari in Manas National park.  In the morning, you are going to enjoy a jeep safari while in the afternoon, you will embark on another jeep safari. During your safari, you can spot the Assam Roofed Turtle, Hispid Hare, Wild Elephant, One Horned  Rhinoceros, Golden Langur, Pygmy Hog and many types of Migrated Birds which are not found anywhere else in the world. 

Night stay: Manas National Park

3

After breakfast check out from hotel and we will leave for Nameri National Park. Nameri is situated within the foothills of Eastern Himalayas. Upon reaching Nameri check-in to the Nature camp. Evening free at leisure and  enjoy bonfire arranged by the camp / resort. 

Night stay: Nameri National Park

4

Morning after breakfast we will ready to explore the Nameri National park for first time. Here we enjoy a nature walk around the forest accompanied with an experienced naturalist. The Nameri national park is one of the most scenic national park of Assam and the river Jia Bhoroli bifurcating throughout. Situated in the eastern border of Assam, the valley of Nameri is touching the mountainous Arunachal on its east. During our forest trekking we will able to view some of the most endangered wildlife species like white winged wood duck, Sloth Bear, Tiger, Leopard, Clouded Leopard, Sambar, Gaur, Indian Wild Dog, four varieties of Hornbill and many other species of avifauna. Nameri National Park is also famous for the herds of elephants as Nameri has very high density of Elephant population. And you will also hear a lot about Elephant attacks in Nameri due to the decline of forest and their natural habitat, they sometimes invade human inhabited villages.

Later in the afternoon return to the wildlife resort for Lunch and after lunch we will go on a fascinating river rafting on Jia Bhoroli River. For the same we will drive 25 kms from the resort towards the river upstream, from where we will enjoy the downstream rafting on the inflatable raft. Here we will have a chance to see a lot of migratory waterfowl and if you are lucky then one can even spot the Royal Bengal Tiger and the Elephant on the banks of the river from the boat. The 13 km stretch of rafting will take around three hours.

After the river rafting return to the camp site for Lunch. After lunch we will go on a nature trail along the reserve. Here we will be accompanied with a knowledgeable forest guide and armed forest guards. The forest treks are the best way to explore the Nameri National Park as it allows you to get very close to the wildlife. Here one can spot the rare species of white-winged wood ducks and the great hornbills.

Night stay: Nameri National Park

 

5

Today we will proceed for Eagle Nest Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh. On the way, we will visit Tippi Orchid Centre at Tippi. On arrival check into the camp/resort/hotel

Night stay: Dirang/ Eagle Nest

6

After breakfast full day exploration of Eaglenest. The Eagle's Nest Wildlife Sanctuary is situated at an altitude between 500 to 3200 mts covering an area of 218 sq km. The sanctuary covers the area from Eagle's nest pass to north of Khellong and from the entire slope from Camp to Khellong is a prime birding area. We can enjoy a vehicle trail from Tenga to Kamengbari through Eagle's nest pass and will have a good birding during the drive. The Eagle's nest sanctuary is having a diverse variety of vegetation ranging from lowland evergreen forest to broad-leaved forest, bamboo and conifers; in both subtropical and temperate altitudes.

Night stay: Dirang/ Eagle Nest

7

After breakfast we will continue with our bird watching tour in Eagle's nest for the second consecutive day. Eagle's Nest is home to more than 450 birds species. The common birds species found here in Eagle's Nest are the ward's trogon, wedge-billed and rufous-throated wren-babblers, rufous-necked, great and wreathed hornbills, black-necked crane, beautiful nuthatch, emerald cuckoo and many others. Other specialties which can be seen with some effort are three tragopans, blood pheasant, monal, ibisbill, purple cochoa, long-tailed and collared broadbills, blue-naped pitta, vivid niltava, long-billed plover and black-headed shrike-babbler Etc.

Night stay: Dirang/ Eagle Nest

 

8

After breakfast we will drive to Kaziranga. During our journey, we will stop at several bird watching locations. Kaziranga National park - the UNESCO world heritage site is home to more than 80% of the world's population of the Great One Horned Rhinoceros. Declared as a national park in 1974 and as a tiger reserve in 2006. The national park has a significant amount of Elephant, Tiger, Wild boar and 400 species of birds both resident and migratory. Upon arrival check into the wildlife resorts/ hotel/ homestay/ guest house

Night stay: Kaziranga 

9

Early wildlife safari in the central range followed by a Jeep safari in the same range. The central range is good for the water birds such as Falcate Teal, White - eyed Pochard, Grey Headed Fishing Eagle, Crested Serpent Eagle and spot-billed pelican. In the afternoon, another jeep safari in the Burhapahar range of the park.

Night stay: Kaziranga

10

Early morning birding at Agoratoli range and then another Jeep safari in the Western range of Kaziranga national park. 

Night stay: Kaziranga

11

After breakfast drive to Digboi. On arrival check into the hotel

Night stay: Digboi

12

After breakfast drive to Namdapha National Park  Reach Namdapha in the evening and stay overnight in the forest lodge.

Located in the Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh, Namdapha is famous for its wildlife sanctuary, which has been declared as a national park. It is a few kilometers away from Miao. For the truly dedicated birding and wildlife enthusiasts, a visit to the Namdapha National Park is a must. Namdapha is located at altitudes varying from 200 mts. to 4,500 mts. The park largely inaccessible, has diverse habitats of flora and fauna that are typical of this area. The majestic gaur or mithun, elephant, Himalayan black bear, takin, the wild goat peculiar to the Patkoi range, musk deer, slow loris, binturong and the red panda are all found here. The predators include the tiger, leopard, the rare snow leopard and clouded leopard in the higher reaches of the hills. The white winged wood duck a rare and endangered species, has been shelter in the park. A number of primate species are seen in the park, such as Assamese macaque, pig-tailed macaque and the distinctive hoolock gibbon, Hornbills, jungle fowl and pheasants flap their noisy way through the jungle, which harbors other colorful bird species. The inaccessibility of the greater part of the park has helped to keep the forests in their pristine state.

Night stay: Namdapha

13

Full day in Namdapha - birding trek inside the park.

Night stay: Namdapha 

14

After breakfast drive to Dibru Saikhowa National Park (180kms / 4hrs). On arrival check in at Jungle camp. Rest for the day free at leisure & enjoy the vicinity around the camp. A total 36 species of mammals have so far been recorded in the Dibru-Saikhowa, of which 12 are listed in the schedule 1 of Wildlife (Protection) Act 1972. The mammalian species of Dibru-Saikhowa includes - Royal Bengal Tiger, Leopard, Clouded Leopard, Jungle Cat, Sloth Bear, Dhole, Small Indian Civet, Malayan Giant Squirrel, Chinese Pangolin, Gangetic Dolphin, Slow Loris, Pig Tailed Macaque, Assamese Macaque, Rhesus Macaque, Capped Langur, Hoolock Gibbon, Asian Elephant, Wild Boar, Sambar, Hog Deer, barking Deer, Asiatic Water Buffalo, Feral Horses etc.

The Dibru - Saikhowa is equally rich and diver in herpeto fauna. 2 species of Monitor Lizards, 8 species of Turtles and 8 species of Snakes have so far been recorded from the Dibru-Saikhowa. 62 different species of fishes and more than 350 species of birds have also been recorded from the Dibru-Saikhowa.

The avifauna of Dibru-Saikhowa includes Greater Adjutant Stork, Lesser Adjutant Stork, Great Grebe, Indian Shag, Grey Heron, Purple Heron, Night Heron, Yellow Bittern, Openbill Stork, Black Stork, Large Whistling Teal, Greylag Goose, Common Pintail, Pallas's Fishing Eagle, Griffon Vulture, Osprey, Crested Serpent Eagle, Spot Billed Pelican, White Winged Duck, Baer's Pochard, Greater Spotted Eagle, Bengal Florican, Pale Capped Pigeon, Great Pied Hornbill, March Babbler, Jerdon's Babbler, Black Breasted Parrotbill etc

Night stay: Dibru Saikhowa

15

Full day at Dibru Saikhowa - birding inside the park through trek and by boat. 

Night stay: Dibru Saikhowa

 

16

After breakfast drive to Gibbons Wild Life Sanctuary. On arrival check in at the tourist lodge. Later after fresh-n-up bird watching in the sanctuary. 

Night stay: Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary

 

17

After breakfast drive to Pabitora. Evening reach at Pobitora. On arrival check into the Eco camp/resorts

Night stay: Pobitora

18

Full day at Pabitora - birding and wildlife viewing in the park. Overnight at a jungle lodge/ eco camp/ resorts

Night stay: Pobitora

19

After breakfast drive to Guwahati and on arrival directly proceed for birding at  Garbhanga Reserve Forest. Later in the evening return to your hotel.

Night stay: Guwahati

20

After breakfast check out from hotel and drop at Guwahati airport via Deepor Beel Birds Sanctuary.