A small Sanctuary of 20.98 sq kms in Jorhat district with semi-evergreen forests and evergreen patches amidst Tea Gardens and human settlements. The Sanctuary is named after the only Ape (Hoolock Gibbon) found in India.
What you expect to see:
Mammals: Elephant, Leopard, Tiger, Pangolin, Assamese macaque, Pig tailed macaque, Rhesus macaque, Stump tailed macaque, Capped langur, Slow loris, Jungle cat, Indian civet, Giant squirrel, Barking deer, Sambar, Wild pig, Squirrels.
Birds: Indian Pied Horn Bill, Osprey, Hill Myna, Kalij pheasant etc.
Reptiles: Indian Python, Common Monitor Lizard, Indian Tent Turtle, Indian Cobra.
Best season for visit:
Throughout the year but best during June to July & February to March.