There is much to see in Assam within a single day trip from Diphlu River Lodge. Do speak to the Lodge Manager on your interest in any of these day trips and they will be able to arrange a private excursion for you.
Nameri National Park & Tiger Reserve
Supporting more than 300 species of birds, Nameri permits visitors to trek through its terrain and raft in the Jia-Bhorelli river. The park is famous for the majestic Royal Bengal Tiger, and the rare and endangered Whitewinged Wood Duck.
Nameri is approximately a 100 km/3 hour drive away from our Lodge; the park is good for a full day’s outing and guests can return to the Lodge in the evening.
Hoollongapar Gibbon Sanctuary
The Gibbon Sanctuary is the only sanctuary where seven out of the 15 primate species found in India can be sighted. It covers an area of about 30 sq km and visitors are permitted to walk inside the park. There is a good possibility of spotting Hoolock Gibbons, Capped Langurs, Malayan Giant Squirrels, and birdlife.
A 125 km/2.5 hour drive from the Lodge, the sanctuary is best visited in the morning.
A visit to Tezpur is recommended for those who want a dose of history and some shopping for local silks and handicrafts.
It is a 60km/1.5 hour drive away from the Lodge.