Kaziranga National Park India Offer Regional Experiences
Posted On April 4, 2021
Go to Kaziranga National Park in Assam, and you will be surprised to know that it not only hosts two-third of the planet’s Amazing One-horned Rhinoceroses but also functions as a floor for large breeding populations of elephants, wild water buffalo and swamp deer. Launched with a motive to conserve wildlife in India, Kaziranga also boasts of the maximum density of tigers among protected areas in the world. Kaziranga is determined by the edge of the Eastern Himalaya biodiversity hotspot in Jorhat Mawgan district 217 km from Guwahati. It extends over an area of 430 sq. km. and is bounded by the Mikir Hills on the South and Brahmaputra river on the north.
The area was declared a match Reserve in 1908 to conserve the one-horned rhino and after a Tiger Reserve in 2006. Conservation of single horned rhino has been the primary motive of its institution. Poachers kill those rhinos as the price of a single horn comes to approximately US $50,000. Moreover, it is recognized as a significant Bird Area by Birdlife International for conservation of avifauna species. Trained elephants take the tourists to get amazing elephant rides to explore the whole national parks in india and to get a closer look at the pure beauty. When it comes to the wildlife Pattern, Kaziranga gives the best of diversity.
Breeding populations of 35 Exotic species are the key attractions, of which 15 are jeopardized according to the IUCN Red List. Terrific Indian One-Horned Rhinoceros 1,855, Wild Asiatic Water Buffalo 1,666, Eastern Swamp Deer 468, elephants 1,940, gaur 30, sambar 58, Indian Muntjac, wild boar, hog deer, Indian Tigers, Leopards, Indian Gray Mongoose, Large Indian Civet, Bengal Fox, Golden Jackal, Sloth Bear, Pangolins, Assamese Macaque etc. are the animals that form the significant species of mammals at the park.
Kaziranga is a favourite place of Countless regional and migratory birds. Lesser White-fronted Goose, Ferruginous Duck, Baer’s Pochard duck, Greater Adjutant, Black-necked Stork, Asian Openbill stork, Blyth’s Kingfisher, White-bellied Heron, Dalmatian Pelican, Spot-billed Pelican, Spotted Greenshank, Black-bellied Tern Hornbill, etc are the main bird species in Kaziranga. The park is home to several kinds of reptiles such as snakes and lizards. The Reticulated Python, Rock Python, King Cobra, Monocled Cobra, Russell’s Viper and the Common Krait would be the most Dangerous snakes of the park. Aside from that Bengal Water and monitor are the most common lizards. If you are lucky, you may find Assam Roofed Turtle near the water body.