During which date and month the Manas National Park in Assam remain open? What is the best period of visit in the Park?
Manas National Park, Assam
Area (Manas National Park): 39,100 hectares/2840 sq km.
Established (Manas Tiger Reserve) : First established in 1928 as a reserve forest, the Manas National Park was designated as a tiger reserve in 1973.
Description (Manas National Park): situated in the foothills of the Bhutanese Himalayas, is famous for its majestic tigers and the golden leaf monkey. Named after the Manas river, which separates Bhutan from India, the park has dense deciduous forests spread over an area of 2840 sq km which provide a sanctuary to twenty highly endangered species of birds and animals, including the hispid hare, pygmy hog and the red panda which can be seen occasionally at higher altitudes. The sanctuary is situated in both India and Bhutan, the two parks, both named Manas, being contiguous.
Along the Manas river and its tr ...more