on the southern bank of river Brahmaputra in the Sonitpur district
with an area of 44.06 sq. kms. the Sanctuary is a part of Laokhowa –
Burachapori eco-system and comprises of a mosaic of wet alluvial
grassland, riparian and semi-evergreen forests dotted by wetland and
What you expect to see
Tiger, Leopard, Wild Buffalo, Hog Deer, Wild Pigs etc. and
occasional visit of herd of Elephants.
Bengal Florican, Swamp partridge(fancolin), Wood Cock, Water Hen,
How to reach :
By road from Salonibari Airport (Tezpur) it is 30 Kms., from
Guwahati - 160 Kms., from Jorhat - 180 Kms. and from Nagaon- 40 Kms.
Where to stay :
Blue star Hotel, Jonaki Building, Tezpur, Tel.- 03712-220682, Oasis
Hotel, Jonaki Road, Tezpur, Tel.- 03712-220724, Hotel Luit, Tezpur,
Tel.- 03712- 222083, Hotel Green View, Main Road, Tezpur, Tel.-
03712- 223685, Kanyapur Hotel, Hatibilkhana, Tezpur, Tel-
Whom to contact for visit :
Divisional Forest Officer, Western Assam Wildlife Division, Dolabari,
Tezpur, Tel.- 03712-268054, Range Forest Officer, Burachapari
Wildlife Range, Dhania (Assam).
Best season for visit :
November to March.