Birding in Bharatpur 1N/2D

02 Days | #1485
Bharatpur Wetlands

  • 02 Days | #1485
  • starting point:
    Delhi
  • ending point:
    Delhi
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Travel Date: July 20-21, 2024

Keoladeo National Park, formerly known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, is a renowned wildlife sanctuary and UNESCO World Heritage Site in Rajasthan, India. Famous for its avian population, it is one of the world's most important bird sanctuaries, hosting over 360 bird species, including both resident and migratory birds. Each winter, thousands of migratory birds, such as Siberian cranes, flock to the park, making it a paradise for birdwatchers.

Itinerary

Day 01: Delhi to Bharatpur
Day 02: Bharatpur to Delhi

Highlights
  • Explore a vast array of bird species, from the majestic to the rare
  • Enjoy exceptional birding opportunities in diverse habitats such as scrubland, wetlands, and Riverine areas
  • Encounter a rich variety of flora and fauna, adding to the allure of your wildlife experience
  • Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of a UNESCO World Heritage site, a testament to the region's ecological significance
Services Included
  • Accommodation for 1 Night
  • Meals as per Itinerary
  • Rickshaw ride in Bharatpur for 02 half days (01 rickshaw for 02 persons)
  • Bharatpur Park entrance fee for 02 days (once a day only)
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • Dedicated vehicle for 02 days from Delhi
  • Birding guide in Bharatpur
Services Not Included
  • Optional Tours, tips, monument, museum entrance fee, any activity fee, camera fee, excursions, personal and incidental expenses.
  • Any flight, train insurance
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
Blog

A Weekend Birding Adventure in Bharatpur with Asian Adventures

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of embarking on an unforgettable birding trip to Bharatpur, home to the renowned Keoladeo National Park, also known as Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary. The journey was organized by Asian Adventures and expertly guided by the seasoned birding expert, Mahendra Singh. 

The trip kicked off with an early morning drive from Delhi to Bharatpur, a journey that took us about four hours. Upon arriving at the serene surroundings of Keoladeo National Park, we were immediately struck by the peaceful ambiance and the vibrant bird calls welcoming us. Mahendra Singh, our guide, met us at the entrance with a warm smile and an infectious enthusiasm for birding.

Equipped with binoculars, cameras, and a keen sense of adventure, we set off into the park. Mahendra’s deep knowledge of the local birdlife quickly became evident as he effortlessly identified species by their calls and pointed out rare sightings. Under his expert guidance, we spotted an array of birds including the graceful Painted Stork, the elusive Siberian Crane, and the vibrant Kingfisher. His passion for birding was truly inspiring, making every sighting an exciting discovery.

As the sun began to set, painting the sky with hues of orange and pink, we returned to our lodge to relax and reflect on the day's adventures. The lodge, selected by Asian Adventures, offered a comfortable and welcoming environment with all the amenities needed for a restful evening. We shared stories, reviewed our photographs, and eagerly anticipated the next day's exploration.

The following morning, we were up at dawn, ready to delve deeper into the park’s rich avian diversity. Mahendra guided us through different habitats within the sanctuary, each offering unique birding experiences. We were fortunate to observe nesting colonies, birds of prey, and an impressive variety of waterfowl. Mahendra’s ability to locate and identify birds was remarkable, enriching our understanding and appreciation of the sanctuary's ecosystem.

As our weekend adventure came to a close, we felt a profound connection to the natural world and a deeper appreciation for the beauty of birdlife. Mahendra Singh’s guidance and Asian Adventures' seamless organization made this trip an enriching and memorable experience.

For anyone seeking a weekend escape into nature, a birding trip to Bharatpur with Asian Adventures is a perfect choice. Whether you're a seasoned birder or a curious beginner, the expertise of guides like Mahendra Singh will ensure a rewarding and educational journey. Keoladeo National Park is a haven for bird enthusiasts and photographers alike, offering a serene retreat from the bustling city life

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