Kakochang Waterfalls, Bokakhat

Kakochang Waterfalls, Bokakhat

Kakochang waterfall is also a well-known tourist attraction/picnic spot near Kaziranga. The remains of the historical Numaligarh can also be viewed from this place. The waterfall is located about 13 km from the Bokakhat, a place in the Jorhat Region of Assam. Situated between the Kaziranga National Park and Bokakhat, it is a prominent local eat-outside picnic spot. Few of the famous attractions nearby this waterfall are ruins of Numaligarh, ruins of Deoparbat or Deopahar, landscapes of tea, coffee, and rubber farms.

It is also called as Kakojan is really beautiful waterfall located amidst maiden and unexplored nature’s gift. Topographically it comes under Karbi Anglong district of Assam. But this waterfall is easily accessible from Bokakhat – a small town situated in the Golaghat district of Assam. The waterfall base is around 12 to 14 kilometers from Bokakhat and the trek of approx 04 kilometer would take you to the waterfall base.

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Team Up Kakochang With Kaziranga

The interesting thing about this popular picnic spot is that one can always integrate or team up your travel plan while you are traveling to world heritage Kaziranga National Park. You may also plan a day visit to the Kakochang Waterfalls while visiting the Deoparbat ruins ancient ruins of Numaligarh. Bokakhat is only 23 kilometer away from the Kaziranga National Park. But you cannot plan both Kakochang and Kazirtnaga on the same day. It is so because Kakochang trek needs at least a day in order to explore it well.

Best Time To Visit Kakochang Waterfall

An ideal time to visit the Kakochang waterfalls is during the post-monsoon months, when due to the heavy rainfall the waterfall plummets with abundant water. The best time to visit is between the months of October to March.

How To Reach Kakochang Waterfall

Kakochang Waterfall has good connectivity of roads and well connected with major districts of Assam. There are many private and public state governments owned bus services are available from Guwahati to Bokakhat that run at regular intervals. Trains are also available and the nearest railhead is Furkating in Golaghat. The nearest airport to the Kakochang Waterfall is Jorhat.

Where To Stay

There are many hotels and forest lodges located near Kaziranga National Park and Bokakhat. If anyone wants to cherish the rustic beauty of Assamese village and experience ethnic home stay then we can arrange that in a nearby village according to your budget.

Where And What To Eat

Before you begin for Kakochang Trek please make sure that you have taken foods properly. It is only because there are no food spot on the way. It is always advisable to carry light snack and snacks. If possible plan your trek tour to Kakochang waterfalls on Sunday as there is local market held nearby and you may get to grab some really local flavored delicacies.

Things To Carry Before You Go On Kakochang Trek

  • A good camera is a must
  • A good pair of shoes
  • A good pair of floaters
  • Few bottles of water
  • Fruits/snacks
  • Stole
  • Hat
  • Put sunscreen
  • Sportswear is best suitable
  • Sunglass
  • Balm/spray
  • Antiseptics

Recommended Itinerary For Your Visit Kakochang Waterfalls, Bokakhat

01 Day

Arrive Guwahati and Transfer to Kaziranga National Park (220 kilometer /05 hrs drive)

Arrive at Guwahati airport, upon arrival you will be received by our office representative and offering a warm welcome. From the airport, drive to world famous Rhino’s wonderland - Kaziranga National Park. After getting there complete the check-in formalities at the hotel and freshen up yourself. Enjoy Night stay at pre-booked wildlife resort.

02 Day

Enjoy Jeep/Elephant Safari in Kaziranga National Park

Get up bit early in the morning and get ready for the first jungle safari. Our representative will guide you to the jeep safari riding point. Roaming through tall grass in the lovely morning is an awesome experience that you won’t forget easily. Jeep or elephant safari is the best mean for watching wildlife as they are not afraid themselves and we can catch them closely. Later return to the resort for overnight stay.

03 Day

Visit to Kakochang Waterfalls

Today get up early in the morning and get ready to explore Kakochang Waterfalls which located about 25 kilometers of distance from kaziranga National Park. This beautiful waterfall located amidst maiden and unexplored nature’s gift. The remains of the historical Numaligarh can also be viewed from this place. It is a prominent local eat-outside picnic spot. Later return to the resort for overnight stay.

04 Day

Kaziranga National Park – Guwahati – Departure

After taking breakfast complete the check-out formalities and depart for Guwahati. Upon arrival, transfer to Guwahati airport for onward destination.