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Bura-Chapori Wildlife Sanctuary

Location: Sonitpur District, Assam
Coverage area: 44-sq-kms
Main attractions: Bengal Florican & One-Horned Rhinoceros
Best time to visit: November to March
Arrival information : 
-- By rail : The nearest railway station is Rangapara 60-kms from Bhalukpong, in Sonitpur district.
-- By air : The nearest airport is Saloni about 10-km from Tezpur, in Sonitpur district, which is 181-km away from  Guwahati.
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Bura-Chapori is a magnificent wildlife sanctuary situated on the north bank of the river Brahmaputra in Sonitpur district. Coverage area of the park is about 44-sq-kms.

Fauna :
Bura-Chopai is considered to be the ideal habitat for Bengal Florican. Various species of migratory birds are also seen in this sanctuary. Other attractions are the Great Indian One-horned Rhinoceros, Asiatic Buffalo, Wild Boar, Otter, Civet Cat, Leopard Cat, Barking Deer etc. There are various species of reptiles also found over here.
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