Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary

Laukhowa, Assam

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The Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the largest wildlife sanctuaries in Assam. Situated only at a mere distance of 25 kilometers from the Nagaon main town, this wildlife park in Assam boasts a very good road connectivity to the rest of Assam. It is also a large piece of forest, measuring a vast area of 70.13 square kilometres.

The major attractions in Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary Assam is the world famous one horned rhinoceros, which invites a large number of wildlife lovers every year in this jungle. Many other wildlife animals in Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary also attract the tourists of which we can name animals like tiger, elephant, leopard, Asiatic buffalo, wild boar, civet cat and the like. You can also see a wide variety of reptiles. Apart from that, if you visit this place during the winter, a large congregation of migratory birds in Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary will welcome you by their chirping.

How to reach

As already mentioned above, the Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary is just 25 kilometres from the Nagaon town in the Nagaon district of Assam. The forest has very good road connectivity from the town and frequent bus and train services are there. You can also hire a taxi (cab) from the town to the wildlife park. The Nagaon town boasts a good transportation connection with the rest of Assam. You can also avail direct cabs and cars from Guwahati which is the capital city of Assam. So if you are anxious about how to reach Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary, you are worrying in vain. 

Nevertheless, please note that October to March is the peak time for the visitors to visit the Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary and lots of Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary package tours are conducted during this time of the year from all across India and even from outside the country. Naturally, most of the hotels and tourist lodges near Laokhowa Wildlife Sanctuary are filled this time, mostly because the Lawkhowa Wildlife Sanctuary tour package operators book the hotels and tourist lodges in Nagaon district, Assam, in large numbers. So if you are visiting this wildlife sanctuary in Assam, you should book hotels in Nagaon district, Assam, well in advance or you might found yourself in a little bit of inconvenience regarding accommodation in Nagaon district, Assam.


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