Nameri National Park


Nameri National Park


Sonitpur District ,Assam

Best time

November To March


200 Sq

Major Animals/Birds

Bengal tiger, Indian leopard, clouded leopard, marbled cat, leopard cat, hog deer, sambar, dhole, gaur, barking deer, wild boar, sloth bear, Himalayan black bear, capped langur and Indian giant squirrel.

Nameri National Park is located in Assam. Area of Nameri National Park is 200 sq. km . .,best time to visit Nameri National Park  is between Nov to March.

Nameri National Park, located in the Sontipur District and nestled in the foothills of the Eastern Himalayas, is the most picturesque of Assam’s National Parks, covering an area of 200 square kilometres. Nameri shares its northern boundary with the Arunachal Pradesh Pakhui Wildlife Sanctuary, and together they cover over 1000 square kilometres of semi-evergreen, moist deciduous forest with cane and bamboo brakes and narrow strips of open grassland along rivers Jia Bhoroli and its tributaries Diji, Dinai, Doigurung, Nameri, Dikori, Khari, and others. After going through Arunachal Pradesh’s harsh terrain, the perennial river Jia Bhoroli enters Assam’s lowlands and divides via the Nameri National Park. Since the period of the British, the Jia Bhoroli river has been famed for Masheer angling.

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Safari Timings


BOAT SAFARIS on the Jia-Bhoreli River is a great opportunity to watch water birds, raptors, and winter migrants. Elephants can be observed in large groups along the river with other animals.

Things To Do In Nameri National Park

There are numerous intriguing things to do if you visit Nameri National Park. Before you leave, develop a list of activities you want to accomplish to make your vacation memorable.

  • Nameri River Rafting
  • Nameri Wildlife Trekking
  • Elephant Safari
  • Bird Watching

Major Attractions in & Around the Park

Assam has also been accredited with the following national parks:

Some of the other national parks that Assam ahs been accredited with are:

⦁ Dibru-Saikhowa National Park
⦁ Kaziranga National Park
⦁ Manas National Park
⦁ Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park Assam
You might also arrange a trip to these locations to satiate your appetites for animals and environment. You may also pay a visit to the nearby pakhui nature sanctuary.


The Major Fauna in Nameri National Park


Mammals found in Nameri National Park

Tiger, Leopard, Black Panther, Clouded Leopard, Sloth Bear, Himalayan Black Bear, Elephant, Indian Bison, Dhole, Sambar, Barking Deer, Dog Deer, Fox, Hispid Hare, Indian Hare, Capped Langur, Slow Loris, Assamese Macaque, Rhesus Macaque, Himalayan yellow Throated Martin, Malayan giant Squirrel, Flying Squirrel, Wild Pig etc.

Birds found in Nameri National Park

White winged wood duck, Great Pied Hornbill, Wreathed Hornbill, Rufous Necked Hornbill, Black Stork, Ibis Bill, Large Whistling Teal, King Vulture, Long Billed Ring Plover, Khallej Pheasant, Hill Myna, Pin tailed green Pigeon, Himalayan pied Kingfisher, Three Toed kingfisher, Greater spotted Eagle, White ramped vulture, Longo billed vulture, Black bellied Term etc.

Reptiles found in Nameri National Park

King cobra, cobra, Pit Viper, Russels Viper, Banded Krait, Python, Rat Snake, Assam Roof Turtle, Malayan Box Turtle, Keeled Box turtle, Asian Leaf Turtle, Narrow Headed soft Shelled Turtle, Indian soft Shelled Turtle, etc.


Major Flora in Nameri National Park

Nameri’s habitat consists of tropical evergreen, semi-evergreen, wet deciduous woods with cane brakes, and thin strips of open grassland near rivers. Grasslands cover fewer than 10% of the park’s total area, whereas semi-evergreen and damp deciduous species predominate.
AssamValley Tropical Evergreen Forests, Sub Himalay and Light Alluvial Semi-Evergreen Forests, CaneB rakes, Low Alluvial Savanna Woodland, Eastern Hollock Forests, Eastern Seasonal Swamp Forests, Eastern Dillenia Swamp Forests, and Eastern Wet Alluvial Grassland are among the forest types found within the reserve.