Nameri National Park is set at the foothills of Eastern Himalayas. Bordering Assam and Arunachal Pradesh, it is located along the banks of a tributary of River Brahmaputra. Spread over 344 Sq. km, the national park is blessed with biodiversity.
The habitat of Nameri National Park comprises tropical evergreen, semi-evergreen, moist deciduous forests, bamboo and open grassland along rivers. The sanctuary is a popular Tiger Reserve. Animals found here are Leopard, Elephant, Gaur, Wild Pigs, Sambar, Barking Deer, Hispid hare, Capped Langur, Sloth Bear, etc. The park is home to 300 avians species including several rare bird species comprising the endangered White Winged Wood duck. A huge variety of butterflies, including the prized Atlas Moth, considered the largest moth in the world calls it home. Safaris are in demand for the diversity of wildlife. Fishing is a popular activity as it is well-known to fish for the golden Mahseer.