Pani Dihing Bird Sanctuary – Home for Migratory Birds
Pani Dihing Bird Sanctuary is located 22 kilometres from Sibsagar town between the Disang and the Demow River. It is a rich wetland ecosystem that is spread across 33 sq.kms.
The Pani Dihing Bird Sanctuary is especially known for the migratory birds that come here every year. The bird sanctuary was declared as a Wildlife Sanctuary in the year 1996. There are several rare birds that are found in the Pani Dining Bird Sanctuary such as the variegated species of aquatic birds, adjutant storks, variety of ducks and fishing eagles.
Among the other birds found in the wildlife sanctuary, tourists can spot the Bar-headed goose, Spot billed duck, Gadwall, Mallard, Shoveller, Common Pochard, Open bill stork etc.
The best time to visit the bird sanctuary is between the months of November and April. Since it is just 22 kilometres from the Sibsagar town, tourists can reach the bird sanctuary on road.