The vast region of East and Northeast India encompasses Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Sikkim, Tripura, and Mizoram. This area’s remarkable diversity of resident bird species is owed to factors such as varying altitudes, a wide range of habitats, and extreme precipitation levels. To witness the majestic Black-necked Crane, White-bellied Heron, Snowy-throated Babbler, Bugun Liocichla, 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, Ward’s Trogon, Grandala, Fire-tailed Myzornis, Black-headed Shrike-babbler, and 13 Wren Babblers, the Northeast is the ultimate destination for bird enthusiasts.
Traveling to this region has become more affordable as government royalties have been reduced, and with restrictions gradually easing, obtaining permits for birdwatching in these areas is now feasible. We offer guided tours to the finest birdwatching locations in Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Manipur, Mizoram, West Bengal, North Bengal, and Sikkim. As more areas are explored and opened up for birdwatching, we will keep you informed about exciting new opportunities.
Birding Tours North East India
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 and North 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 & Barshey.