State : Arunachal Pradesh, the north eastern state of India.
Best time to Travel : December To February.
Location : The sanctuary is located at East Siang District, covering
an area of 190 sq. km.
Know Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary (Arunachal)
Daying Ering Memorial Wildlife Sanctuary in Arunachal Pradesh has all the
necessary character to approve a strong eco-tourism sector. The Daying Ering Wildlife Reserve
tous covers a total area of 190 sq km. The
major part (75%) of the Daying Ering Wildlife safari tours takes you to the
alluvial grasslands, wooded areas constitute about 15% and the rest is
The Arunachal Pradesh Siang River (Brahmaputra in Assam) surrounds the
northern, eastern and western parts of the Arunachal Pradesh Daying Ering
The southern part of this sanctuary extends into the
adjoining state of Assam where it is called Kobo Chapori.
Travel to Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary (Arunachal Pradesh)
Airport : Mohanbari is connected to Delhi and Kolkata via
Guwahati. From Mohanbari one can
reach Pasighat by Pawan Hans Helicopter Service on schedule days.
Railhead : Murkong Selek (Jonai), Assam (65 KM away from the
Pasighat) is the nearest railhead from the sanctuary.
Road Transport : NH-52 connects Pasighat with the rest of
the country. Daily bus services are operated by the State Transport
Department, Govt. of Arunachal Pradesh from
Water Transport : Daily boat services are available from
Dibrugarh to Oiramgaht from where one can reach Pasighat by local bus (25 km
Hotel Wildlife Resorts and Staying near Daying Ering Wildlife Sanctuary
Mr. Taching Sitang Eko Siang Guest House and Circuit House DFO Wildlife are
some of the accommodation facility for the tourists to stay.
The Ecosystem of the Sanctuary
Daying Ering Wildlife holiday tour exhibits a diversity of habitats. The area
holds important communities of plants and animals and together forms an
ecosystem, which is unique and rare.
The Daying Ering reserve is home to a large number of endangered aquatic
birds, namely, bears pochard, Indian skimmer, spot-billed pelican,
lesser adjutant, lesser whistling teal, black-bellied tern and the darter.
It is also a staging site for migratory birds and has some of the largest
concentrations of waterfowl in Arunachal Pradesh, especially in winter.
A wildlife holiday safari tour of Daying Ering takes you to explore varied woodland
birds, notably, globally threatened species like the Bengal florican, swamp
francolin, black-breasted parrot-bill, Pallas sea eagle and others.
Reptiles Tour Attractions
Having a relatively large area under water, the sanctuary has rich
potential for the development of fishery. The waters of the Siang River
harbor a large number of species (more than 100) of Pisces turtles, water
monitor lizards and reptiles. Gangetic dolphins have also been recorded.
The Wildlife Tour and Fauna Attractions
The grassy and forested islands are home to deer, wild buffalo, elephants
and other rain forest species. The lucky may also catch a glimpse of the
Tiger. The sanctuarys woodlands are an ideal habitat for a host of
species like the leopard, civet cat, leopard cat, sambar, barking deer, hog
deer, rhesus macaque, wild boar, porcupine, stripped squirrel, pangolin,
jackal, python and other animals.
The wildlife safari includes a congenial habitat to migratory elephants due to its
savannah type of grasslands. The main attraction of the sanctuary is the
mesmerizing waters of the Siang River (sknown as the Tsangpo in Tibet and
the Brahmaputra in Assam). With its river islets, it offers a spectrum of
attractions for adventurers and eco-tourists.
Other Wildlife Adventure Activities near the Sanctuary
Some of the other adventure activities included on your wildlife tour to this reserve are
Wildlife viewing, river cruises, water recreation, white water sports
(kayaking, rafting, para-sailing and so forth), angling, bird watching,
ethno-botanical walks, herbal trails and study of its flora and fauna are
the main attractions and potentials of the sanctuary. Pitcher plants -
a carnivorous plant are
also spotted in the sanctuary.