|Tour Type||Mentored Birding Tour|
|Expected Top 3 Birds||Mountain Bamboo Partridge, Assam Laughingthrush, White-browed Laughingthrush|
|Other Fauna||Rusty-capped Fulvetta, Crested Finchbill, Chestnut-vented Nuthatch|
|Expected Climate||Temparate to Cold, some rains expected|
|Habitat Covered||Temperate Broadleaf, Evergreen Deciduous, Coniferous|
|Altitude Covered||3,000 ft - 6,500 ft|
|Group Size||4 participants in a vehicle|
|Drive / Pace / Walk||Few long drives, slow pace, hiking and trekking|
|Ease of Birding||Moderate-to-Tough hiking|
Khonoma is a pristine village situated in the Japfu mountain range; well, this part of India is not very much explored as compared to the other places of oriental region but, with its wide variety of bird species Khonoma Nature Conservation and Tragopan Sanctuary can be designated as one of the birding heavens of Northeast India. The Angami tribes of this region have hunted the birds for centuries but due to high coservation efforts they have now stopped poaching and have become more sincere regarding the protection and conseravtion of these beautiful bird species.
You get some range restricted bird species of Indo-Malaya region so, a well planned birding and bird photography tour to this place can yeild multiple number of exotic sightings of some rarest of rare bird species and quality photographs of the same.
The magnificence of the place is spell binding, the lovely bamboo thickets, the deep dark dense forests lures one to explore it and know the secrets it has been hiding from the world for years. As stated earlier Japfu mountain range is an integral part of Khonoma Nature Conservation and Tragopan Sanctuary and the notable range restricted bird species found here are: Mountain bamboo Partridge and Assam Laughingthrush. Walking on these biridng trails and exploring them will surely be memorable for a bird photographer like you and in order to make your trip to Khonoma Nature Conservation and Tragopan Sanctuary fruitful and expert birder cum bird photographer having years of experience and expertise in this field, from team GoingWild accompany you. Happy Birding!
Tour cost per participant is Rs 29,490/- only for Indian Nationals.
This is an indicative cost which might increase if the forest administrative charges are increased.
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