Facts and Data
Unesco World heritage since: 1985
Size of heritage: 39,100 ha
On a gentle slope in the foothills of the Himalayas, where wooded hills give way to alluvial grasslands and tropical forests, the Manas sanctuary is home to a great variety of wildlife, including many endangered species, such as the tiger, pygmy hog, Indian rhinoceros and Indian elephant.
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Medium airport - 55 mi (89 km) Rupsi India Airport
Small airport - 80 mi (130 km) Shillong Airport
Medium airport - 92 mi (148 km) Cooch Behar Airport
Small airport - 100 mi (162 km) Tezpur Airport
Medium airport - 108 mi (175 km) Paro Airport
Medium airport - 109 mi (176 km) Lalmonirhat Airport
Small airport - 115 mi (185 km) Osmany International Airport
Medium airport - 132 mi (214 km) Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport
Large airport - 325 mi (523 km)
Bigger and popular cities in the wider vicinity are these:
- Samdrup Jongkhar
- Trashi Yangtse
- Wangdue Phodrang
These are some smaller cities that might be interesting. They are all rather close.