Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary


Forests of Assam are rich in biodiversity. Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in Guwahati city in the state of Assam. This small sanctuary has abundance of mammals and birds. This is one of the best places to visit during your stay in the city. The Sanctuary spreads in an area of 78.64 sq. km. Its naturally rich habitat is home to mammals like: Chinese pangolin, Flying Fox, Slow Loris, Assamese Macaque, Rhesus Macaque, Capped Langur, Hoolock Gibbon, Jungle Cat, Leopard Cat, Leopard, Elephant, Wild Pig, Sambar , Barking Deer, Gaur, Porcupine etc. Birds like: Lesser Adjutant, Greater Adjutant, White-backed Vulture, Slender-billed Vulture, Khaleej Pheasant Green Imperial Pigeon, Lesser Pied Hornbill etc. and ferocious reptiles like: Python, Monitor Lizard, Indian Cobra etc.