Assam ranked as ‘Best Destination for Wildlife in India’ at Lonely Planet Magazine’s Travel Awards 2019
GUWAHATI: Assam has won the “Best Destination for Wildlife in India” award at the recently held Travel Awards 2019, organised by the Lonely Planet Magazine India.
The award mentioned some of Assam’s specialities which include resident rhinos of Kaziranga National Park, grasslands of Manas National Park, which is known for its habitat of tigers, rhinos, elephants, water buffaloes etc, bird-watching at Nameri National Park.
It also mentioned Dibru-Saikhowa National Park, which known for feral horses, birds and naturally regenerating willow trees, as well as Orang National Park, also known as Mini Kaziranga.
This was the 8th Lonely Planet Magazine India Travel Awards which featured over 23 national and international categories.