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Best places in India for bird watching

India is one of the best destinations for bird watching. There are more than 1250 birds that have been seen in the land. The avian diversity attracts tourists from all over the globe. Travelling to various parts of the country would let one experience the presence of the many species that thrive here. Take a look at the best places in India for bird watching.

Must-Visit Places in India for Bird Watching

Kutch and Great Rann of Kutch, Gujarat 

The coastal area of the state of Gujarat is one the best places in India for bird watching. Gujarat tours packages are a great option for bird lovers to explore the land with all the exoticism. The Kutch area is known for Palearctic migration. Birders can find varieties of cranes, raptors and water birds in winter. The Indian Bustard and the Grey Hypocolius are the most attractive ones that are found here. Bird watching in Kutch is one of the best things to do in Gujarat.

Thattekad Bird Sanctuary, Kerala

This is a bird sanctuary that is well-known for the species of endemic birds. The tourists can visit this place to extract the quintessential experience of bird watching in India. Frogmouth and owls are found in abundance in this area. Visit one of the best bird sanctuaries in India through Kerala Tourism.

Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Rajasthan

This is a very famous bird sanctuary that is located in Rajasthan and is better known as Bharatpur. Siberian cranes can be found in abundance in this sanctuary. A visitor can find many waders and raptors, water-seeking birds and twenty species of ducks here. So, travel to Rajasthan to experience the wonders of Mother Natur through Rajasthan Tourism.

Lava and Neora Valley, West Bengal

You can take a nice walk along the Algarah Road in Lava to see the various species of birds. Lava is situated about at a height of 8,000 feet in the Darjeeling district of the state of West Bengal. The most famous bird species of this area include the Rusty-bellied Shortwing and the Satyr Tragon.

Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand

The Corbett National Park is one of the most famous places in India for bird watching and its wildlife. The national park is located in the foothill region of the Western Himalaya in the state of Uttarakhand. The most known birds of this place are Great Slaty Woodpecker, Ibisbill, and many species of raptors. You could see these for yourself and quite so much more, when you make plans to travel to these states in the country.


Enjoy your trip to the Corbett National Park to the fullest with the exciting Corbett tour packages.

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