Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary in Mizoram

The Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary in Mizoram is spread over an area of 110 sq km, near the Indo-Bangladesh border. Close to Indo-Myanmar and Indo-Bangladesh border, the Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary ranges in altitude from 200 m to about 1200 m above sea level. Virgin sub-tropical evergreen / semi-evergreen forests are found in the Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary Mizoram. The sanctuary is surrounded by seven villages. It is managed by Range Officer with headquarter Ngengpui, and 5 Beat Officers under the control of DFO Chhimtuipui Forest Division.The tropical forest of Mizoram are alive with a rich population of wildlife (both animals & plants). The landscape of the sanctuary is abound with varied flora & fauna. You can find various class of botanical species here at Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary Mizoram. There are numerous rare species found here. Bamboo is found in abundance in the forest areas.

The wild animals found in this sanctuary are tiger, clouded leopard, elephant, gaur, barking deer, sambar, wild boar, hoolock gibbon, rhesus macaque, leaf monkey, common langur, etc. Many other migratory animals are also found in this part of the world.

Rare species of birds are also found in the jungles like the hombills, pen-pheasants, tragopans, flower-peckers, sun-birds and the thrush family.

Best time to visit this sanctuary is October to March.The Ngengpui Wildlife Sanctuary is situated near the Indo-Bangladesh border in the state of Mizoram.

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