Circuit Three

Guwahati - Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary - Manas National Park – Meghalaya - Guwahati

Circuit Three

Tour Information

RouteDistanceTravel Time
Guwahati to Pobitora WLS75 kms2 hrs 30 mins
Pobitora WLS to Manas NP186 kms4 hrs
Manas NP to Shillong230 kms5 hrs 30 mins
Shillong to Guwahati100 kms2 hrs 30 mins

Tour Duration

8 Days / 7 Nights

Total Distance to be covered

592 Kms

Best Time for Tour

September to May

Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Guwahati – Pobitora WLS
  • Fly to Guwahati.
  • Reception and briefing at LGBI Airport.
  • Depart for Pobitora WLS.
  • Afternoon birding and wild life Jeep Safari – stay overnight.
Day 2: Pobitora WLS – Manas NP
  • Full day birding starting from early morning in and around the sanctuary and at Sonokha village.
  • At 1330 hrs leave for Manas National Park.
  • Arrive and stay overnight.
Day 3: Manas National Park
  • Full day birding combined with wildlife safari inside the park.
  • Back to place of stay – stay overnight.
Day 4: Manas National Park
  • Half day birding at Manas NP. Post lunch Get ready for a thrilling river rafting in Manas river.
  • Back to place of stay – stay over night.
Day 5: Manas National Park – Shillong (Meghalaya)
  • Rise early for your final birding and nature photography in and around Manas National park.
  • At 1000 hrs leave Manas NP for Shillong, the Scotland of the east.
  • Enjoy the scenic beauty enroute.
  • Arrive Shillong and check in at place of stay.
  • If you are still not tired, visit the police bazaar area of the city for a walk. Stay overnight.
Day 6: Shillong (Meghalaya)
  • Start your day by birding in the beautiful pine forest of Riat Khwan area and then after breakfast, head towards the wards lake and the botanical garden.
  • Later depart towards Barapani /Umiam lake area for birding till evening.
  • Back to place of stay – stay overnight.
Day 7: Cherrapunji - Mawphlang (Meghalaya)
  • Start your day early for a full day birding at Mawphlang sacred grooves and cherrapunji/laitskew area.
  • Evening back to place of stay.
  • Stay overnight.
Day 8: Shillong – Guwahati

On the scenic drive back to Guwahati Airport, don’t miss to stop over at few birding points before you end this tour.

  • Accommodation : Birding Camps, Eco Camps, Resorts and Hotel on twin sharing basis.
  • Conveyance: MUVs, Sedans in National Highways and State Roads and 4 (Four) Wheeled vehicles/Walking in the National Parks/Wildlife sanctuaries/Reserved forest and terrains.
  • Food : Morning Tea/Coffee – Breakfast, Lunch, Evening tea with Snacks – Dinner, Mineral water (Three Bottles per person per day)
  • Guides
  • Entry fees/Permissions for National Park/Wild Life Sanctuaries/Reserve Forests
  • News Papers (Subject to Availability)
  • First Aids
  • River Rafting (Optional) charges at Manas NP