With more than 2837 Sq.Kms of Tiger Reserve area,
A UNESCO World Heritage Site
Manas is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its great environmental importance
Under the following Criteria, Manas Wildlife Sanctuary is declared as MANAS World Heritage site: criteria (vii), (ix) and (x) of UNESCO
Exceptional Natural Beauty!
Criteria (vii): contain superlative natural phenomena or areas of exceptional natural beauty and aesthetic importance.
Significant Ongoing Environmental Processes
Criteria (ix): be outstanding examples representing significant ongoing ecological and biological processes in the evolution and development of terrestrial, freshwater, coastal and marine ecosystems and communities of plants and animals.
Most Important Natural Habitats
Criteria (x): contain the most important and significant natural habitats for in-situ conservation of biological diversity, including those containing threatened species of outstanding universal value from the point of view of science or conservation.
Important Facts About Manas
Historically Manas has eventful milestones
Proposed Reserve Forest
Declared Tiger Reserve
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Became National Park
Manas with its spectacular landscape, is one among most stunning pristine wildlife habitats in the world. The area has a unique distinction of being Natural World heritage site, a Tiger Reserve, an Elephant Reserve and Important Bird Area