World Tourism Day 2014 – Community Development Through TourismRead more: World Tourism Day 2014 – Community Development Through Tourism
27th September, 2014 One of the principles of Greener Pastures is to educate the natives of the region about the scope of the tourism in Northeast India and engage them. Recently on 27th September, 2014, we celebrated World Tourism Day as an opportunity to reach towards this principle. The theme for this year as declared…
3 of the Best National Parks of AssamRead more: 3 of the Best National Parks of Assam
Assam is one of the picturesque states of India and falls in the remote northeastern part of the country. The richness of the region’s flora largely reflects the diversity of habitats. The fertile plains on the banks of mighty Brahmaputra River support a wide range of vegetation along the habitat of other rare wild species.…
Photo of the Day: Man and RiverRead more: Photo of the Day: Man and River
The Diphlu River cuts through Kaziranga National Park and appears as serene as the expansive grasslands. It is a life saver for both humans and animals, ensuring a division between the two. Seen here, a man rafts in tune to the river.
Photo Of The Day – Kaziranga in the Monsoon SeasonRead more: Photo Of The Day – Kaziranga in the Monsoon Season
The annual monsoons play an important role in keeping the grasslands of Kaziranga National Park fertile, making way for great biodiversity to flourish. As seen here, the grasslands all green a few weeks back.
Wildlife Tourism in AssamRead more: Wildlife Tourism in Assam
Assam is a north-eastern state of India with its capital at Dispur (a suburb of Guwahati City) and can be aptly described as “the land of the red river and blue hills”. Known as one of the richest biodiversity zones in the world, it consists of tropical rainforests, deciduous forests, riverine grasslands, bamboo orchards and…
A Cruise in the Brahmaputra River of AssamRead more: A Cruise in the Brahmaputra River of Assam
A splendid and candid beauty exists in the Brahmaputra River of Assam in India. There is no doubt that this braided river is considered one of the many unexplored treasures of the world. A cruise in the Brahmaputra river of Assam is not just a mere travel escapade, rather, it is a true lifetime experience. Sailing…
Eco-tourism in North-East India – 3 Responsible DestinationsRead more: Eco-tourism in North-East India – 3 Responsible Destinations
Northeast India is one of India’s secrets, a remote unexplored land rich in biodiversity and indigenous cultures. Filled with rain-forests, Himalayan mountains and hills, tourism in the region is a delicate affair which revolves around environment and cultures, creating a mutually benefiting relationship of sorts. Three delightful destinations where ecotourism has flourished are – …
Photo Of The Day ~ When The Animals RiseRead more: Photo Of The Day ~ When The Animals Rise
With the first rays of the sun, the landscape of Kaziranga National Park of Assam changes into a mystery tale; of the noises of animals, songs of birds and of the thrill of a free tiger roaming somewhere around you. The jungle awakens, the predators rise and the preys begin to move.
Photo Of The Day ~ Rhino LandRead more: Photo Of The Day ~ Rhino Land
Kaziranga National Park, located at the far eastern state of Assam in India, is a forest basking in the glory of successful conservation. For, in just a span of a hundred years, the population of the one-horned Rhinoceros has increased from a mere hundred to more than two thousand of them today, who freely roam…
Photo Of The Day ~ Friends Of ForestsRead more: Photo Of The Day ~ Friends Of Forests
Men are at times incredible. They risk there own lives, for love for others. In Kaziranga National Park, India, the prestigious forest guards battle it out against hunters and loggers. Yet, a many of them loose their lives to the very animals they are protecting. For the grasslands of Kaziranga are teeming with wild animals;…