Nambor – Doigrung Wildlife Sanctuary, spreading in 97.15 sq. kms. in 3
blocks, is located in Golaghat district and is famous for Hot water springs
and one can easily sight Gaur and Hoolock Gibbon here.
What you expect to see
Mammals : Elephant, Hoolock Gibbon, Stumped Tailed Macaque, Pig
Tailed Macaque, Slow Loris, Assamese Macaque, Rhesus Macaque,
Tiger, Leopard, Fishing Cat, Barking Deer, Sambar, Wild Pigs, Gaur etc.
Birds : White Winged Wood Duck, Great Pied Hornbill, Wreathed Hornbill, Adjutant Stork etc.
Amphibians & Reptiles : Tortoise, Monitor Lizard, Python etc.
How to reach : From the Rowriah (Jorhat) Airport it is 68 kms. away and from the Guwahati LGBI Airport it is 318 kms. away. The distance of the Sanctuary from Jorhat is 68 kms., from Dimapur is 77 kms. and from Kohora (Kaziranga N.P) is 70 kms.
Where to stay : Prasanti Tourist Lodge (Assam Tourism) at Golaghat, Tel.- 03774-280730, Nambor Guest House, Hospital Road, Golaghat, Tel.-03774-280900, Fax - 03774-281066 and many other Hotels in Golahat.
Whom to contact for visit : Divisional Forest Officer, Golaghat Division, Junakinagar, Golaghat, Tel.- 03774-284798(O), 284997(R), Forest Range Officer, Golaghat Range, Salmora, P.O. Golaghat, Tel.- 03774-280544.
Best season for visit : October to March.