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Hoollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary

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Awesome place! Well worth the 2 hour trip from Kaziranga

Did the 1-2 hour nature walk. Was worth it. Saw stumped tail and pig-tailed macaque right away... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2019
Brookfield, Illinois
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What an excellent place of seeing Gibbon, little far from Jorhat as need to drive an hour to... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2019
Nagpur, India
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All reviews on foot early in the morning gibbon sanctuary forest canopy nature lovers small forest nice walk giant squirrel endangered species public transport small area protected area forest department an excellent place entry fee surrounded by tea gardens nearby village
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Reviewed March 7, 2019

Did the 1-2 hour nature walk. Was worth it. Saw stumped tail and pig-tailed macaque right away which I guess was hard to do. Then we found a family of 3 gibbon. We sat with them for around 30 minutes in which I got nice...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019 via mobile

What an excellent place of seeing Gibbon, little far from Jorhat as need to drive an hour to Mariani, but it's worth going there. Excellent Guide and spotter you can hire from the entrance and they really take interest on showing you the best. A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 29, 2019

fantastic experience . we were taken by walk into the jungle by 2 forest guides , friendly , knowledgeable guys lots to see on a luck day , including gibbans , cap languor and many more a must visit

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank sanjayramchandran
Reviewed January 17, 2019

The Hoollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary is located in an isolated protected area of evergreen forest of Assam. It is surrounded by tea gardens and small villages. Home to India's only gibbons – the hoolock gibbons.One can roam around the forest on foot as the area is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ankita h
Reviewed December 26, 2018

The trick is to get in early in the morning and enjoy the walk through the forest. The guides follow the call of the Gibbon and take you through a most enchanted jungle. We were lucky to spot the Giant Malayan Squirrel as well as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank chandu15
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

Nice walk through the Forrest. Unfortunately we saw no gibbons. Some other primates were very active though.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank hjkort
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Maybe we were lucky but we arrived mid-morning and managed to see gibbons and other primates like the capped langur. The gibbons we saw were quite high in the canopy so hard to see in much detail or photograph them but at least they were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ballyhooo872
Reviewed November 17, 2018

This sanctuary is good for Gibbons and need visit early morning to see the gibbon. Its better to carry all the need food items and water before going to Hoollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary. Beware of wild animals as well

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Akash K
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Around 20 kms from Jorhat city is this natural paradise. Best time to be at the sanctuary is between 7-8 am when the wildlife is most active. We were lucky to meet an endangered species-Stumptail Maqaue. Also saw the gibbons . Speciality is that you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Raja_Dut
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We had a nice walk in the park but we didn't see the gibbons. The man in charge was horrible, he was not helpful and he looked as if he had just got out of bed. We had 2 younger men walking with us and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank 671Pamela
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December 10, 2018|
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Response from Raja_Dut | Reviewed this property |
It's not a picnic spot but you can enjoy your day amidst natural beauty. And preferably we should avoid picnics near wildlife parks to avoid any damage to animals or the environment.
December 10, 2018|
Response from bongtravelR | Reviewed this property |
No. It is not a picnic spot.