The northeastern end of the Indian subcontinent is replete with an impeccable collection of thriving biodiversity. Due to its location, it has Harboured a huge number of plants and animals species making it a delight for animal lovers.
- Fun boat ride and bird watching in Guijan
- Bird watching and full day jeep trail at Kaziranga
- Bird watching experience in Shillong
- Cherrapunjee birdwatching and waterfall visit
- Shopping experience in Shillong
Tour Itinerary - Birding tour in Assam and Meghalaya
Day 1 :Arrival in Tinsukia
Our tour representative will greet you at your point of arrival in Dibrugarh airport and will transfer you to your hotel in Tinsukia. This is situated at a distance of around 1.5 hours. Upon your arrival you will be made to check in to your allotted hotel here for an overnight stay.
Day 2 :Tinsukia – Guijan
Early in the morning after having your breakfast your journey for Guijan will commence where you will be covering a distance of just 20 minutes. Upon reaching Guijan and you will straightaway be taken for your bird watching tour here? First of all you will be made to experience a fun boat ride at the Dibru – Saikhowa River. Here you will be witnessing some exotic birds like warbler, black storks, Asian Openbills, imperial pigeons etc. this would be a great way of experiencing the bountiful nature in a more up close and personal manner. After this you will be checked in to your hotel for an overnight stay here.
Day 3 :Guijan – Kaziranga National Park
Early in the morning after having your breakfast you will begin your journey for Kaziranga national park. This is situated at a distance of 7.5 hours. You will be reaching by late afternoon or evening where upon arrival you will be immediately checked in to your hotel where you will be spending the night.
Day 4 :Birding in Kaziranga National Park
After having your breakfast in the morning you will be taken for a bird watching tour via a jeep safari expedition of the eastern ranges of the park. This region specifically is a true delight for avid bird watchers. You will be exploring the depths of this national park on a jeep and observing the nature in its true form. Finally, you will be made to head back to your lodge inside the national park for an overnight stay.
Day 5 :Jeep Trail in Kaziranga National Park
You will be exploring the different regions in the park after having your breakfast in the morning. You will be witnessing some not only interesting birds but also some unique animal species. After a thrilling and adventurous experience, you will be taken back to your lodge by later on in the evening where you will be spending the night.
Day 6 :Kaziranga National Park – Shillong
After having your breakfast in the morning your journey to the next leg of your trip will begin. You will be transferred to Shillong where you will be covering a road journey distance of around 5.5 hours. On reaching you will be checked in to your hotel where you will be spending the night. The remainder of the day will be free you to spend it in leisure.
Day 7 :Shillong – Cherrapunjee – Shillong
Early in the morning after breakfast, you will be taken to your next excursion destination of Cherrapunjee which is situated at a distance of 1 hour 45 minutes. This place is well known for being the wettest place in the planet which makes it the perfect spot not only for tourism but also for birds. You will be able to spot some of the most magnificent birds fluttering about in the forests of Mawsmai Cave and the cascading waterfalls and so much more.
After a fun day of fun you will be made to head back for Shillong where you will be spending the night.
Day 8 :Bird Watching in Shillong
Your bird watching in this beautiful hill town will begin early in the morning before breakfast since it is the best time to go bird watching. You will be taken to a football peak which is situated on the foothills of this mountain. The birds that you can witness here are russet sparrows, mountain bulbuls etc. you will then be taken for your breakfast after which your second part of the birding trail in Shillong will commence which will be filled with views of various exotic and unique birds. You will then be taken back to your hotel in Shillong where you will be staying for the night.
Day 9 :Shillong Departure
After having your breakfast in the morning you will be transferred by our tour representative to your place of departure. This will mark the end of your Assam and Meghalaya tour with us.
- Guided sightseeing tour
- Pick up and drop off service
- Meals as per itinerary
- Accommodation as per itinerary
- Driver allowance, parking charges, fuel price
- Any expense of personal nature
- Extra charges in case of an emergency
- Shopping, laundry, tipping, portage
- Monument entrance fees, camera charges
- Anything not in the inclusions section
Frequently Asked Questions
Q.When is the best time to spot birds in Pangot bird sanctuary?
A. March to June is the best time to spot birds in pangot.
Q.What are some trip highlights for the Kaziranga birding tour?
A. Viewing over 400 species of birds and animals, captivating natural beauty, elephant and jeep safari in rainforest etc.
Q.Which is the largest bird in Meghalaya?
A. The great hornbill is the largest bird in Meghalaya.
Q.Which is the best range for jeep safari in Kaziranga?
A. The central or Kohora range is considered to be the best range for jeep safari trail in Kaziranga.
Q.Does Shillong have an airport?
A. The Umroi airport or Shillong airport is the airport for Shillong which is 30 kms away from the main city.