Was planning to visit Manas National Park in Assam. Sharing the info for the benefit of those who are interested
Place: Manas National Park, Assam
Why to visit: Wildlife and Birds
Nearest Airport: Guwahati 170 km
Nearest Railway Station: Barpeta Road 31 km
How to reach/Getting around: Can hire a car or auto from Barpeta Road to Bansbari (entry gate of Manas NP). Will have to hire a Gypsy from Bansbari gate for jungle safari
Best Time to visit: Nov to April
Activites: Jeep and elephant Safari, river rafting
Nearby Attractions: Hajo
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Special Mention: Mathanguri Inspection bungalow of Assam Forest Department overlooking the Manas River is the best place to stay inside the National Park.
Useful websites/blogs: www.forest.assam.gov.in/portlets/wildlife-sanctuary, www.manasnationalpark.co.in