The park is located on the banks of the river Brahmaputra on the lap of Karbi Anglong hills in the North East state of Assam is the most popular tourist attractions of the state. Covering an area of about 430 sqkm, it partly lies in Golaghat District and partly in Nagaon District of Assam. As the park lies in the flood prone areas of Brahmaputra River, every year the region is completely drenched with high water level and it affects the wildlife badly.
Kaziranga National Park is an example of success on conservation efforts to save the one-horned rhinoceros and other endangered mammals and faunas in India. This world heritage site is famous throughout the world for Great Indian one horned Rhinoceros. In fact the park refuges 70% one horned Rhino of the earth. Kaziranga NP houses deep forest area of tall grass land, rugged reeds, marshes & a large number of pools. Kaziranga has been crowned as National Park in 1974.
Contact for visit:
For Assistance -The Range Officer, Kaziranga Range, Kohora, Tel.-03776-262428, The Range Officer, Western Range, Baguri, Tel.- 03672-283463, The Range Officer, Eastern Range, Agoratoli, Tel.-03776-268032, The Range Officer, Burapahar Range, Ghorakati, Tel.-03672-279012.
For Information-The Director, Kaziranga National Park, P.O .Bokakhat ,Dist .Golaghat, Tel.-03776-268095(O), 268086(R ) Fax-268095, E-mail: unicornis @ sancharnet.in, Divisional Forest Officer, Eastern Assam Wildlife Division, P.O. Bokakhat, Dist. Golaghat, Tel.-03776-268007 (O) 268041 (R), ACF & WLRO, Eastern Assam Wildlife Division, PO.Bokakhat, Dist. Golaghat, Tel.-03776-268007 (O). Website-www.kaziranga100.com
Take elephant and jeep safaris. Do bird watching in wetlands and enjoy the scenic beauty of Karbi Anglong Hills.
Rowraiah (Jorhat) is the nearest Airport which is 97 Km away and LGBI Airport (Guwahati) is 239 Km away.RAIL
Nearest railhead is Mariani Rly. Junction- about 100 km from Jorhat.ROAD
Kohora is a small town 27 km Kaziranga National park. The road distances from Kohora to nearest cities & towns are:
Jorhat 89 Km.,Nagaon 96 Km, Guwahati 219 Km., Golaghat 73 Km. and Bokakhat 21 Km.