Western Hoolock Gibbon

10 Primates That You Should Travel for in India

Where to see: the best places in the country to sight these playful creatures.

There are close to 15 to 16 primate species in India. We tell you the best places to sight a few uncommon species – including the Western hoolock gibbon, the only ape in India, and the Arunachal macaque, a new species described as recently as 2005.

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    Dhritiman Mukherjee is as elusive as the animals he photographs. His photographs have appeared in National Geographic Traveller, The New York Times, Lonely Planet, WWF, UNESCO, Birdlife.

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