Manas Wildlife Expedition

Highlights

Oldest wildlife Sanctuary in Bhutan declared as a park in 1966. Boating, river rafting, elephant rides and wildlife watching are special to this area.

  • A biological hotspot of the world
  • Have animals like the Royal Bengal tiger, Asian elephant, gaur, wild buffalo, wild dog, common leopard, Black Panther, marveled cat, golden cat Leopard and Chinese pangolin and species endemic to the Eastern Himalayan foothills, such as golden langur, capped langur, pygmy hog and the hispid hare.
  • With 530 species of birds, it has the highest among all protected areas, including globally endangered species such as the Rufous-necked hornbill, Pallas fish eagle, and Chestnut-breasted partridge.
  • More than 900 species of vascular plants have been recorded.

Summary

Manas is the oldest wildlife sanctuary in Bhutan, declared as a park in 1966. Boating, river rafting, elephant rides and wildlife watching are special to this area. Apart from that, it is a biological hotspot of the world and home to animals, such as, the Royal Bengal tiger, Asian elephant, gaur, wild buffalo, wild dog, common leopard, Black Panther, marveled cat, golden cat Leopard and Chinese pangolin and species endemic to the Eastern Himalayan foothills, such as golden langur, capped langur, pygmy hog and hispid hare.

With 530 species of birds, it has the highest among all protected areas, including globally endangered species such as the Rufous-necked hornbill, Pallas fish eagle, and Chestnut-breasted partridge.

The Park has more than 900 species of vascular plants recorded.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Paro – Thimphu
Day 02: Thimphu – Punakha
Day 03: Visit to Jigme Dorji National Park
Day 04: Punakha – Gelephu
Day 05: Gelephu – Tamala – Tingtibe
Day 06: Tingtibe – Gomphu – Pangbang
Day 07: Pangbang – Gomphu – Zhemgang
Day 08: Zhemgang – Trongsa
Day 09: Trongsa – Phobjikha
Day 10: Phobjikha  – Paro
Day 11: Paro -Chelila day Excursion
Day 12: Paro – Tiger’s Nest Excursion
Day 13: Final departure

*Note: Our itinerary are open to change subject to hotels and flight availability.