Program Name : Birding in Arunachal Pradesh
Duration : 14 Nights / 15 Days
Best Time : OCT – MARCH
Places to Visit : Arrival Delhi or Kolkata – Guwahati – Nameri – Dirang – Sela Pass – Bomdila – Lama Camp – Sunder View – Bompu – Lama – Nameri – Guwahati – Kolkata or Delhi – Dep. Transfer
Eagle’s Nest Wildife Sanctuary -( an unlimited treasure cove in terms of both birds and wildlife) is a protected area in Himalayan foothills located in west kameng district in Arunachal Pradesh. Eagle’s Nest acquired its name from the Indian army regiment named “Eagle” stationed there years ago. Eagle’s Nest prime draw is that it is considered amongst the topmost birding destinations in the World – a birding paradise ( some species found nowhere else in the country) with the checklist growing faster than the expectations of the birding enthusiasts.
A unique feature of this wildlife sanctuary is that within itself the entire elevational range is covered containing all habitats and species. Eagle’s nest Wildlife sanctuary is not only an exotic experience in birding but is also a photographer’s delight . Pictures of some rare birds, butterflies and mammals can be quite exhilarating. It is also home for many species of amphibians, snakes & lizards, mammal species like Bengal Tiger,Clouded leopard, Red Panda, Arunachal Macaque, Gaur & endangered capped Langur.
Day 01 : Arrival Delhi or Kolkata
Day 02 : Fly to Guwahati – Nameri (216 kms/ 4 hrs)
Day 03 : Nameri – Dirang
Day 04 : Dirang
Day 05 : Dirang – Sela Pass – Dirang
Day 06 : Dirang – Bomdila – Lama Camp (90 kms/ 2 hrs )
Day 07 : Lama Camp
Day 08 : Lama Camp – Sunder View
Day 09 : Sunder View – Bompu
Day 10 : Bompu
Day 11 : Bompu – Lama
Day 12 : Lama Camp – Nameri (136 kms/ 5 hrs)
Day 13 : Nameri – Guwahati
Day 14 : Guwahati – Kolkata or Delhi
Day 15 : Dep. Transfer to onward destination.