NAMDAPHA RAINFOREST TREK AND RIVERINE NATIONAL PARK
ABOUT THE TRIP:
The trip is mix of Wildlife and Treks covering in Assam and Arunachal Pradesh of Eastern part of Northeastern Zone. Dibru- Saikhowa National Park is the last addition of National Park in Assam which is mainly famous for some rare species of Water land and Grassland Birds. It is having a collection of around 500 species with around 35 species of Mammals. Jungle walk and Boating is the best option to visit inside the Park.
Located in the Eastern most tip of Indian sub continent, Namdapha National Park, which is among the densest forest in India is the largest National Park in Arunachal Pradesh which covers an area of 1972 sq kms. Its having the largest Bio Diversity with some rarest Flora and fauna. It boasts of more than 1000 species of Plant Species, around 500 species of Birds including Grey Peacock – Pheasant, Red Leaded and Ward’s Trogons, Wedge-billed Wren Babbler, Snowy throat-ed Babbler, Hill Partridges and beautiful Nuthatch, and five different species of the majestic Hornbill etc and good collection of various animal species. The altitude is range from 200 meters to over 4,400 meters. Spotting of Animals & Birds is very hard due to density of forest & Tree Covers.
Assam – Arunachal Pradesh Road Trip
Jungle Trail, Boating & Birding in Dibru-Saikhowa National Park.
Rainforest Trekking & Camping at Breathtaking location in Namdapha National Park.
Meet the local tribes of Arunachal Pradesh.
Visit country’s Oldest Oil Refinery Museum and World War II Memorial in Digboi.
BEST TIME TO VISIT: Last week of Nov to March end
ROUTES: Dibrugarh / Dibru Saikhowa NP / Miao / Dewan Camp (in Namdapha Forest) / Dibrugarh Airport
DURATION: 8 Nights/9 Days
Day 1: Dibrugarh airport to Dibru Saikhowa NP (2 Hours drive)
Post arrival at Dibrugarh Airport, drive to Guijan Ghat which is in the periphery of the Dibru Saikhowa National Park. Remaining time is free for you for locally roaming. If time permits, afternoon we will move to Maguri Motapung Beel (Lake) for Birding by Country boat.
Day 2: In Dibru Saikhowa NP
Early morning set out for Birding inside the Park. The area is a mixture of Grassland and water land including the Dibru River. We will use machine Country boat and then on walk. Whole day Birding and Animal sighting. Before dark back to Guijan and overnight stay.
Day 3: Dibru Saikhowa NP to Namdapha NP (6 Hours drive)
Drive to Namdapha NP in Arunachal Pradesh. Reach Deban and check in at Forest Camp there. Remaining time is free at Deban Camp. Overnight stay.
Day 4: At Namdapha NP (Deban Camp to Hornbill Camp, Trek)
On this day we will start Trek inside the Park. Trek from Deban Camp to Hornbill Camp which is around 10 KMS stretch. Late afternoon we will pitch camp there (Dome Tent) and overnight stay.
Day 5: Trek from Hornbill Camp to Bulbulia Camp or Ranijheel Camp, 13 Kms or 15 kms Stretch
This day we will trek from Hornbill Camp to Bulbulia Camp or Ranijheel.
Camp and Overnight stay.
Day 6: Trek Ranijheel to Firm Base, 10 Kms stretch
Trek from Ranijheel to Firm Base and camp there.
Day 7: Trek from Firm base to Deban Camp, 11 Kms
The Last day of trekking. This trekking route is around 11 Kms and before evening we will reach Deban Camp.
Day 8: Deban Camp to Digboi (5 Hours drive)
On this day, post breakfast, we will move back to Digboi (Oldest Oil refinery Town in India) which only few kms away from Margherita. Sightseeings in Digboi.
By evening check in at Digboi and overnight stay.
Day 9: Digboi to Dibrugarh Airport (3 hours drive)
This day move to Dibrugarh Airport to catch the flight for onward journey.
Tour ends here.