Himalaya, roof of the world, is a magic place where the magnificence of
the world's highest mountains is mirrored in the rugged beauty and
unique culture of the people who live in their shadow.
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Namdapha National Park
150-km From Miao,Arunachal
Largest National Park Of
The Northeast Region And One of The largest Wildlife Protected Areas In
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Tiger reserve in Changlang district of Arunachal Pradesh is spread in an
area of 1,850-sq-kms rugged terrain. Perhaps no other national park in the
world has a wider altitudinal variation than the Namdapha national park that
rises from 200m to 4,500m in the snow-capped mountain. This variation has
given rise to the growth of diverse habitats of flora and fauna. For the
truly dedicated wilderness and wildlife fan, a visit to the Namdapha
National Park is a challenging goal. It is also an ideal for trekking and
Flora In Namdapha National Park
The beautiful forests possess great
biodiversity of Flora and Fauna. A details study of its species and genetic
variation has not yet been thoroughly done. Namdapha is Botanist's dream and
it may take as long as 50 years to complete a conprehensive survey of its
botanical resources. There are more than 150 timber species. The Pinus
Merkusi and Abies Delavavi are not found elsewhere in India. One of the
rarest and endangered orchids, the Blue Vanda found here. The most famous
local madicinal plant Mishimi Teeta, which is used by the local tribal for
all kinds of diseases is available here but its export has been banned.
Fauna In Namdapha National Park
The diverse vegetations and habitats
of Namdapha grooms diverse species of animals and birds. It is only park in
the World to have the four Feline species of big cat namely the Tiger,
Leopard Snow Leopard (Panthera Uncia) and Clouded Leopard and numbers of
Lesser cats. A number of primate species are seen in the park, such as
Assamese Macaque, pig-tailed Macaque, stump-tailed Macaque and number of the
distictive Hoolock Gibbons, highly endangered and only 'Ape' species found
in India dwells in this impenetrable virgin forest. Of the many other
important animals are the Elephants, Black Bear, Indian Bison, several
species of Deers, reptiles and a variety of arboreal animals.
Avi Fauna In Namdapha National Park
bird species, most notable are the White winged Wood Ducks, a rare and
endangered species, the great Indian Hornbills, Jungle Fowls and Pheasants
flop their noisy way through the jungle, and which harbours other colourful
bird and animal species. The inaccessibility of greater part of the park has
helped to keep the forests in their pristine and virgin state in its natural
Moreover, the park possesses great bio diversity of flora and fauna. The
lush green under growths are thick and intertwined like cobwebs of canes,
bamboos, wild bananas and variety of vegetations The grandeur of the wet
tropical rain forest is breeding ground for varieties of animals and birds
which is remarkable and worth seeing.
How To Get There
The nearest point of entry via air is the airport at Dibrugarh, Assam.
The rail station is situated at Tinsukia in Assam.
From Tinusukia or Dibugarh, the journey to Miao, headquarters of the
National Park and the Tiger Reserve, has to be done by road, over a distance
of 150-km. Then, a forest road stretching over around 28-km gives access to
the protected area up to a place called Deban, which has a lovely forest
rest house and some other accommodation for the field staff. Beyond this
area there is no road as such and all movement inside the reserve has to be
on foot through dense forest and steep hill ranges with streams and rivers
flowing in between.
Entry Inside The Great Himalayan National Park:
Indian tourists intended to visit Namdapha National Park need an Inner Line
Permit which can be obtained from the following authorities:-
- The Resident Commissioner, Arunachal Bhawan, Kautilya Marg,
Chanakyapuri,New Delhi- 110 001.
- The Liaison Officer, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, 4-B, Chowringhee
Place, Calcutta- 700 013.
- The Liaison Officer, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, R.G. Baruah
Road, Guwahati- 781 021.
- The Liaison Officer, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Mohanbari,
- The Inner Line Permit can also be obtained from The Secretary
(Political), Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar- 791 111or, from
The Deputy Commissioner of Changlang district.
Individual foreigner visiting Arunachal Pradesh require Restricted Area
Permit from the Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt.of India (F-1), Lok Nayak
Bhawan, Khan Market, New Delhi- 110 001. Group tourists consisting of at
least 4 members can obtain the R.A.P from:
- All F.R.R.O at Calcutta, Delhi, Bombay, Madras;
- Chief Immigration Officer, Madras;
- The Commissioner Home, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh, Itanagar- 791