This small (15 sq km) picturesque Wildlife Park is primarily famous for its great density of Indian One-horned rhinoceros. Stretching over 38 sq km with swampy marshland, the park provides a perfect ground for the rhinos, barking deer, wild buffalos and the wild boars to choose this sanctuary as their home. Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary of Assam is the home to many Indian as well as migratory birds and various reptiles. It is also an Important Bird Area. Pobitora has exceeded its rhino-bearing capacity and is overpopulated. The sanctuary is the home of habitats comprising of Assam alluvial grassland with hilly forests region.
In the year 1971, the area was declared a reserve forest to conserve the famous rhinos. Later 1987, Pobitara was declared a wildlife sanctuary.
Go for Elephant ride & Jeep Safari. Suitable sites for birding are available.
Nearest Railway Station is Guwahati.ROAD
From Guwahati 35 Km via Chandrapur and 52 km via NH.37 Sonapur.