East or Northeast India is a vast area comprising of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Sikkim, Tripura and Mizoram. The variations of altitude, diversity of habitat, and extreme precipitation are factors which are responsible for the diversity and abundance of resident birds in this region, To get to see the Black-necked Crane, White-belied Heron, Snowy-throated Babbler, Bugun Liochicla, Bengal Florican, Dark-rumped Swifts, White-winged Wood Duck, Beautiful Nuthatch, Rufous-necked, and Brown Hornbills, Black-necked crane, Tragopans, Blood Pheasants, Monal, Ibisbill, Purple cochoa, Blue-naped Pitta, Vivid Niltava, Long-billed plover, Wards Trogon, Grandala, Fire-tailed Myzornis and Black-headed Shrike-babbler, 13 Wren Babblers and the hub for Babblers to name just a few – take a trip to the North East.
Traveling here is no more expensive due to government royalties, but with restrictions being gradually lifted, it is now possible obtain permits to enjoy birding in these parts. We are operating tours to the best sites in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, West Bengal & North Bengal and Sikkim As more areas are explored, we will keep you updated.
The following birding areas are included:-
Assam: Guwahati, Kaziranga National Park , Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, Manas National Park ,Nameri National Park , Orang National Park, Pabitora Wildlife Sanctuary, Dibru- Saikhowa National Park , Digboi Oil Fields, Majuli Island.
Arunachal Pradesh: Namdhapha Tiger Reserve, Eagles Nest and Sessa Wildlife Sanctuary, Dibang and Mehao Wildlife Sanctuary(Mishmi Hills), Pakke Wildlife Sanctuary, Dirang-Sangti Valley-Sela-Mandala, Yinkiyong, D’ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary, Mouling National Park.
Meghalaya : Shillong, Cherrapunjee.
Manipur: Shiroi Community Forest.
Nagaland: Khonoma Tragopan Sanctuary.
Mizoram: Blue Mountain National Park.
Tripura : Gumti Wildlife Sanctuary ,The Rowa Wildlife Sanctuary, The Sepahijala Wildlife Sanctuary
West Bengal: Singalila National Park, Lava-Neora National Park, Mahananda Wildlife Sanctuary, Jaldhapara Wildlife Sanctuary, Gorumara Wildlife Sanctuary, Buxar Tiger Reserve, The Sunderbans Biosphere Reserve.
Sikkim: Kanchendzonga National Park, Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary, Tedong Reserve Forest, Yumthang- Shingba Wildlife Sanctuary, Hilley & Varshey.