Guwahati is the largest city in Assam and Northeast India. Dispur, the state capital, is situated within the city. The city is the second-largest metropolitan area in eastern India after Kolkata and one of the fastest developing cities in India. Thousands of tired, over civilized people are beginning to find that wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity. Guwahati has a rich biodiversity with its jungles, grasslands, and wetlands which are teeming with many exotic and endangered species of animals and birds. Embark on the best wildlife tours in Guwahati and drive through lush grasslands, thick semi-evergreen jungles to witness the regional flora and fauna from a convenient vantage point. The thick canopied jungles dotted with streams and ponds are home to no fewer than 5 wildlife sanctuaries and National Parks.
The region with its unspoiled natural beauty, teeming wildlife and verdant jungles is undoubtedly the best wildlife destination in India. Take a close peek at the huge yet utterly adorable one horned Rhinoceros in Kaziranga National Park, the world’s Rhino capital. The Kaziranga National Park is a world heritage site and arguably India's finest wildlife sanctuary. Get up close and personal with herds of Indian Elephants, water buffaloes, leopards, swamp deers and exotic resident and migratory birds in these windswept expanses of Savannahs. Assam is home to the Hoolock Gibbon, the only species of Ape in India. So set out on the best wildlife tours in India on the back of an elephant or an open jeep to soak up the sounds, sights, the smell of an awakening jungle and you are almost bound to see a big game.