Sunday, February 10, 2013

27. Pobitora sanctuary in Assam

Hardly 30 kms. from Guwahati is a beautiful wildlife sanctuary - Pobitora. Situated in Morigaon district of Assam, the sanctuary has a dense population of one-horned rhinos. Wild boar and wild buffalo are the other animals found in abundance here. A natural lake welcomes the tourists as they enter the sanctuary. Elephant and jeep rides are available for taking them around. There are good boarding and lodging places near the sanctuary. I recently visited the sanctuary and was thrilled to see one-horned rhinos in the wild for the first time.








  

5 comments:

Sai Charan said...

Nice pics of Pobitora Sanctuary, Onkarji!! The lake looks fresh and peaceful. Good snaps of the one-horned rhinos!!

Cheers :)

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Ruprekha said...

That's a lovely post! Pobitora is close by. Beautiful shots!

How do we know said...

wow!! this is really nice! u make us wnt to plan a trip there.