Dampa Tiger Reserve

About Dampa Tiger Reserve:

Dampa Tiger Reserve is a wildlife sanctuary that is located in the dense forests of Mizoram. Located almost 125kms from Aizawl, both the forest and wildlife sanctuary are rich in flora and fauna and attracts tourists and nature lovers from around the world for being one of the best Mizoram tourist places. The wildlife sanctuary is spread in an area of 500 square kilometers and is home to animals such as Tigers, Leopards, Indian Python, Sloth Bears, The Barking Deer and also a very large variety of birds. It is one of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Mizoram that must be visited.

The lower reaches is consisted of valleys and runs along three rivers namely Keisalam, Seling and Aivapui which later drain into the River Khawthlagtuipui. Spread across an area of 550 sq. km, Dampa was declared a Wildlife Sanctuary in the year of 1978. In the year of 1994, it was declared as Dampa tiger reserve.

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Dampa Tiger Reserve’s tropical forests are home to diverse flora and fauna.
Best Time to Visit: November, Autumn, December, January, Winter, February, March, Spring
Location: Aizawl, Mizoram, India

How to Reach There:

Airport: Lengpui Airport

The nearest Airport Lengpui Airport. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Lengpui Airport to Dampa Tiger Reserve is 32.2kms

Railway Station: Bairabi railway station

The nearest Railway Station is Bairabi railway station. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Bairabi railway station to Dampa Tiger Reserve is 112.9kms.

Bus Stand: Thuampui Bus Stop

The nearest Bus Stand is Thuampui Bus Stop. We need to take an private vehicle the distance between Thuampui Bus Stop to Dampa Tiger Reserve is 5.2Kms

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